Every Thursday - PrimestockCast Ewes at 7am followed by Prime Lambs at 12noon approx,
OTM & Prime Cattle at 1pm
Sales as normal over the festive period with store lambs prior to the prime lambs
Please advise all entries to the office.
Tuesday 12th DecemberWeekly Sale of Store Sheep report
Tuesday 19th December - 10.30amSale of 75 Store & Breeding Cattle
Sale of 2,500 Store & Breeding Sheep
Sale of Xmas Wreaths & goods for Bewcastle Foxhounds at 12.30pm within the cattle ring
Friday 22nd December - 10.00amSale of Rough Plucked & Oven Ready Turkeys & Poultry
Tuesday 9th January - 10.30amAnnual Sale of Cast Rams
Special Sale of Store Hoggs
Tuesday 16th JanuaryLONGTOWN LADIES
(Note change of advertised date)
Annual Evening Show and Sale of Select Pedigree Texel In-Lamb Females
Sale of Other Pedigree Continental & Bluefaced Leicester In-Lamb Females & Selected Geld Hoggs
ANIMAL WELFARE: NOTICE TO ALL SHEEP CONSIGNORSWe have been reminded by DEFRA and Trading Standards that any animals showing signs of ill health (eg. emaciation, lameness, lice, scab, etc.) and likely to be unfit for onward travel should not be accepted onto mart premises and will be returned home. Costs which may arise from attempts to send such animals will be passed back to the consignor. Thank you for your co-operation in this matter. Animal welfare is our priority.
Archie Hamilton ALAA/AIA (Scot.),
Head of Sheep Sales/Welfare Officer
Prime Cattle Deadweight OptionFor those farmers who prefer to market their prime cattle direct to an abattoir, we have established working relationships with an number of outlets.
For further details, please contact Ryan Roddan on 07733 362 389
|BVD REGULATIONS – CATTLE FROM SCOTTISH
As of 1st January 2016 all Bovine animals are required to have a NEGATIVE BVD Status when sold through Auction Marts
Cattle from Not Negative Herds – We have Direct to Slaughter options, any such cattle must be booked in advanced. All enquiries to the Office – 01228 791215
Anyone that is unsure please visit www.scoteid.com/lookup which will enable you to check your status. Or call the mart and we will be happy to assist.