C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their weekly sale of store lambs and feeding ewes in Dumfries on Friday.
There were 880 lambs forward and all classes met a brisk trade being dearer on the week. More numbers could have sold easily. Principal prices, Store lambs – Cross to £64.50 Drumlanrig Park, £50 Meikleholmside. Texel to £64, £59 Burnhead, £61.50 Green View. Suffolk to £60 , £59.50 Burnhead, £47 Ewanston.
Lleyn to £55 Meikleholmside. Easy Care to £49 Nether Laggan. Cheviot to £44 Craiglearen.
Blackface to £36 Auchenhessnane, £35 Knockgrey.
Feeding ewes – Lleyn to £47, £44 Nether Laggan. Texel to £40 Meikleholmside. Cheviot to £32 Hastinghall.