Longtown Mart

Every Thursday - Primestock

Cast Ewes at 7am followed by Prime Lambs at 12noon approx,
OTM & Prime Cattle at 1pm

latest report
(More cattle required to meet demand)
Please advise all entries to the office

Saturday 14th October

Annual Kirkcambeck Sale of Store Cattle report

Tuesday 17th October

Weekly Sale of Store Lambs & Sale of Rams report

Saturday 21st October - 10.00am

Show & Sale of 400 Hill-Bred Suckler Calves
Sponsored by Dodd & Co Accountants
Show for The Jacob Thomlinson Cup

Tuesday 24th October - 10.00am

Weekly Sale of 8,000 Store Lambs
To include annual consignment of 750 outstanding quality Beltex x, Texel x & Charollais from Peter Smith, Cocklakes House, Troutbeck
Also late season sale of 2,500 Hill & Lowland Breeding Sheep and Final Sale for Rams of all classes at 2pm
Incl. dispersal of 240 N.C. Cheviot (lairg type) in reg flock ages with 45 ewe lambs ex. Ardpatrick Estate, Argyll; 300 Texel x Leyn/N.C. Cheviot 3 & 4 crop ewes ex Messrs Feakins, Harwood & a dispersal of 320 Blackface ewes in regular ages

Saturday 28th October - 11.00am

On Farm Sale at D'Mainholm, Newcastleton
details & photos

Tuesday 31st October

Weekly Sale of Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep

Saturday 4th November - 9.30am

Poultry Sale including Rare & Minority Breeds, Cage Birds & Equipment

Tuesday 7th November

November Sale of Beef Breeding Cattle including Beef Bulls
Fortnightly Sale of Store Cattle

Tuesday 14th November

Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep

Monday 20th November

Implement & Machinery sale – Tractors, Quad Bikes, 4 x 4s, Equipment & Tools etc.
Early entries invited

Tuesday 21st November

Store Cattle
Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep

Tuesday 28th November

Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep

Tuesday 5th December

Store Cattle
Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep

Thursday 7th December

Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Cattle & Prime Sheep

Tuesday 12th December

Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep

ANIMAL WELFARE: NOTICE TO ALL SHEEP CONSIGNORS

We 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 Option

For 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 HOLDINGS
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.