Longtown Rare Breed Poultry Sale

The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC held their Spring sale of Cage Birds, Poultry & Waterfowl, Hatching Eggs and Equipment at Longtown on Saturday 7th March, 2015.  

With a smaller show of birds and a huge crowd of enthusiasts all classes of poultry sold well, especially Call Ducks and Peafowl, with all vendors going home highly delighted with most birds well exceeding expectations and reserve prices.

Cage birds once again met a good trade and sold above expectations.


Poultry & Waterfowl

Two Female Apricot Call Ducks £150

Pair Peafowl £125, £120

Trio Peafowl £105

Pair Red Breasted £100

Three Cuckoo Maran Pullets £90

Three French Marans Copper Blue £80

Three Silkie x Sussex Gold Top Pullets £80, £75

Set Rhode Island Red Pullets (18 weeks) £75, £70

Trio Speckled Sussex Large Fowl £75

Trio White Leghorn Bantams £75

Pair Swinhoe Pheasants £70

Pair Mandarin £65

Two Wheaten Maran Large Fowl Pullets £65

Three White Ducks £65

Pair Apricot Call Ducks £65

Pair Buff Orpington £65

Five Rhode Island Red Pullets £65

Three Silver Laced Wyandotte Bantam Pullets £65

Trio Silver Seabrights £65

Cage Birds

Pair Lovebirds £52, £40

Pair Green Budgies £35

Two Pied Budgies £32

Pair Lutino Budgies £32

Pair Unrelated Budgies £32

Five Chinese Painted Quail £30

Pair Californian £28

Pair Normal Java Sparrows £28

Trio Chinese Painted Quail £28

Four Quail £28

Four Zebra Finches £26

Six Bengalese Finch £26

Box Quail £25

Two Lutino Budgies £25

Two Pied Budgies £25

Pair Lutino Budgies £25


Incubator with 2 Heat Lamps £75

King Suro 20 Digital Incubator £60

Hen Coop £52

Guinea Pig/Rabbit Cage £48

Aluminium Sack Barrow £40

Rabbit Box £35

Four Bird Show Carrier Box £34

Poultry Crate £32

Galvanised Metal Clocker Box £25.