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The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart held their annual sale of Cheviot Mule ewe lambs and gimmer shearlings at Longtown on Tuesday September 11th 2007.

500 Shearling gimmers met strong demand to average £74, to a top of £91 from D McGarva, Granton and selling to Barrie Farms, Howburn, others to £86 from Mains of Machermore, £82, £80 Ladyhousesteads, £80 Whitton & Castlehill.

A quality show of 2500 ewe lambs met a rather reduced demand on the year. Some lots looked excellent value. The overall average of £49.60 was £6 down on last year.

Top price was £80 from Messrs H Cockburn & Partners, Kingside and purchased by Messrs Hodgson, Swinhoe, others to £74 Corrie Hills, Overacres, Gospel Hall. Others to £73 from Overacres and £72 Kingside, £72, £70 Wardshill, £71 Overacres, £70 West Nubbock, £68 Embley.

2006 sale report>>

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