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Leading farm prices from Lancaster Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:32pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Prices inclusive for period from Friday, August 22

Leading Farm Prices from Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

4:30pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Prices inclusive for period from Monday, August 25

Leading farm prices from Hawes Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:28pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Prices inclusive for period from Tuesday, August 26

Aniseed draws out the red squirrels

The Westmorland Gazette: NATURE’S SUCCESS: The red squirrel

5:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

RED squirrels are having a ball at a Lake District holiday park since aniseed was introduced to their feeding mix this summer – and guests are loving the spectacle.

Leading prices from Ulverston Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:23pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Ulverston Auction Mart

Leading prices from Penrith Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:21pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Penrith Auction Mart

Leading prices from Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:19pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

Leading prices from Kendal, Junction 36 Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:17pm Friday 22nd August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Leading prices from Hawes Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:14pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Hawes Auction Mart

Leading prices from Carlisle Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:12pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Thursday, August 21. Implement sale. Prices - Implements: West Muck Spreader £3,000; NC slurry Tanker 2,300; Ifor Williams Livestock Trailer 2,000; Krone Tedder 1,800; Honda Foreman Quad Bike 1,700; Red Barley Crusher 1,600; Ifor Williams Flat Trailer 1,500; Lely Combi Tedder 1,500; Heavy Duty Topper 1,300; Western Trailer 1,250; Feed Barriers 1,200; Major Topper 1,100; Ifor Williams Livestock Trailer 1,000; Vicon Mower 900; Bridgway Aerator 800; Honda Quad Bike 780; Track Dumper 750; Malgar Feeder 700; Pallet Forks 500; Westmac Mower 500; Kawasaki Quad Bike 500; Log Splitter 500; Cattle Foot Trimmer 480; Bamford 3 Furrow Plough 450; Mconnell Topper 420; Richie Bale Squeeze 420; Livestock Trailer Top 420; Agrimac Shear Grab 400; Vicon Fert Spinner 400; Bamford 4 Furrow Plough 400; Sheep Turnover Crate 320; 12 Gates 310; IAE Turnover Crate 300. Self Propelled: Massey Ferguson 2,300.

Leading prices from Bentham Auction Mart

4:09pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Bentham Auction Mart

Cartmel ready for the races

The Westmorland Gazette: Win tickets to Cartmel Races

10:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

CARTMEL Races will be held on Saturday, August 23, and Monday, August 25 with the first races at 2.30pm and 2.20pm respectively.

Cumbrian egg farmers' tree planting inspires McDonald's ad campaign

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:25am Wednesday 20th August 2014

TWO Cumbrian egg producers have inspired a new prime-time TV campaign.

NFU vice-president will be key farm industry guest at Westmorland County Show

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:05am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A FARMERS' leader whose avowed aim is to reverse the 30-year decline in UK farm production will be principal NFU guest at the 215th Westmorland County Show next month.

Hornet's arrival causes a major buzz

The Westmorland Gazette:

8:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A SPELL of warm weather and the impact of climate change has brought a new resident to Cumbria’s countryside.

Ulverston Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:04pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices for August 12

Penrith Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:01pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices from August 11 - August 13

Lancaster Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:59pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices for August 18

Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:55pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices from August 12

Kendal Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:53pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices for August 12

Hawes Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:51pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices from August 12 - August 15

Carlisle Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:49pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices from August 11 - August 18

Bentham Auction Mart

1:46pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

leading prices from August 13 - August 16

Thousands travel to Rydal Sheepdog Trials

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:17am Tuesday 19th August 2014

THOUSANDS of people from all corners of the UK headed to the Lake District for the 111th Rydal Sheepdog and Hound Show on the lower slopes of Fairfield Horseshoe.

Cumbria mart chosen for top quality Limousin pedigree herd sale

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

A LIMOUSIN herd sale - described as a ‘fantastic one-off special’ - is expected to attract interest from breeders far and wide.

Seminars will give advice about healing the land of deluge demage

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:12pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A SERIES of on-farm seminars is being held around Cumbria to help farmers reverse the soil damage caused by years of wet summers.

£1m lost as gangs raid area's farms

The Westmorland Gazette:

7:40pm Thursday 14th August 2014

CRIMINAL gangs are being blamed for stealing almost £1m worth of livestock and equipment from Cumbria’s countryside.

Lunesdale Show hit by fears over TB

The Westmorland Gazette:

5:10pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

CATTLE numbers plunged to an all-time low at a South Lakeland agricultural show because of bovine TB fears.

Herdwick fell gather proves a hit with visitors

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

THE Lake District’s first open Fell Gather has been hailed a great success after it attracted hundreds of locals and tourists to see how a traditional Herdwick farm works.

'Extinct' beetle is found on Cumbrian nature reserve

The Westmorland Gazette:

7:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

TWO unusual creatures thought not to exist in Cumbria have been discovered on a local wildlife charity’s nature reserves.

Leading prices from Ulverston Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:56pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Ulverston Auction Mart

Leading prices from Penrith Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:54pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Penrith Auction Mart

Leading prices from Lancaster Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:48pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Leading prices from Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:46pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

Leading prices from Kendal, Junction 36 Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:42pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Leading prices from Hawes Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:38pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Hawes Auction Mart

Leading prices from Bentham Auction Mart

2:36pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Bentham Auction Mart

Leading prices from Carlisle Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:57pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Carlisle Auction Mart

Young farmers show their power in national contest

The Westmorland Gazette:

10:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Strong arm tactics by Grayrigg Young Farmers’ Club saw them finish fourth in a national tug-of-war competition at Tenburry Wells show.

Rare species are 'stable' in Yorkshire Dales: new report

The Westmorland Gazette:

6:40pm Monday 11th August 2014

RARE species from red squirrels to black grouse are thriving in the York-shire Dales National Park, a report has revealed.

Thrilling day at sheepdog trials

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:00pm Monday 11th August 2014

Lakeland Sheepdog Trials fans were treated to the closest competition for years on a nail-biting day at Ings.

Hen harrier recovery plan plea

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:12pm Monday 11th August 2014

COUNTRY-SIDE groups are calling for a details of a government-backed plan to aid hen harrier recovery in England to be published.

Sheep sales will top 150,000 head

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:13pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

CUMBRIAN livestock auctioneer Harrison and Hetherington is predic-ting around 150,000 head of store and breeding sheep will go under the hammer during its aut-umn sales.

Prices - Ulverston Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:06pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Prices - Kirkby Stephen Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:05pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Prices - Kendal (J36) Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:59pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Prices - Carlisle Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:57pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Prices - Bentham Auction Mart

2:56pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Prices - Penrith Auction Mart

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:47pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

North West Auction Mart

Luing cattle draw big crowd to Lake District open day

The Westmorland Gazette:

10:14am Tuesday 5th August 2014

AROUND 600 people attended the Luing Cattle Society open day at High House Farm, Winster, on Friday - the first to be held outside Scotland.


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