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Date: 21 April 2021 | Calves

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Borderway Weekly Sale of Calves

Borderway, Rosehill, Carlisle, CA1 2RS

On Wednesday 21st April Harrison & Hetherington held its weekly sale of calves with a fantastic entry of 374 forward with trade continuing to surpass vendors expectation.  Many purchasers commented “Calves were as dear as they have seen them” with many buyers leaving the market empty handed.

Topping todays sale at £615 for a Limousin bull from Messrs Gilliard, Ayrshire.  Heifers also topping from the same home at £520 for a pen of four Limousins.  Heifers still on milk regularly breaking the £400 mark.  Messrs Forrest, Meinfoot sold five, 2 month old heifers to average £454. A fantastic run of 38 Hereford and Blue calves mostly around 40 days old sold to average £364.   Black and white calves continue to fly with many buyers in need of these calves with well grown calves selling with ease £250+.  Messrs Smith, Cotehill sold his run of 15 New Zealand bred calves all under a month of age to average £170.33.  Over 40 buyers were in attendance at Borderway today ensuring calves were exceptionally well bid for and vendors should consider taking advantage of this excellent trade.

Please contact the Auctioneers Joe Bowman 07736 883670 or Paul Gardner 07736 883671 for your marketing requirements.

Leading prices per head:

Bulls: Limousin £615 £535 Haughyett Farm, £500 Kelsick House Farm, £500 £445 (x2) Mounsey Bank £460 Crossrigg Farm, £455 (x2) Greengatehouse Farm, £440 Burton House, £425 Wood Close Farm, £425 Torpenhow Hall, £400 Nook House, Aberdeen Angus £540 East Farm, £380 Hill House, £380 Petteril Bank Farm, £315 Laggonmore £300 £295 £250 Woodside Farm, £270 (x4) The Gill, £250 Woodside Farm, British Blue £535 (x2) Woodend Farm, £535 £470 (x2) Burton House, £530 £480 Gerranton Farm, £490 £450 (x3) Peepy Farm, £480 £455 £445 Chalk Lodge, £450 £440 Brackenhow £445 Round Hill, £445 High Plains, Hereford £440 Park House, £375 £350 Peepy Farm, £360 £350 Round Hill, £300 The Gill, Montbelairde £405 £380 (x3) £290 (x2) £260 East Farm, £340 (x2) Nook House,  Friesian £370 (x2) McHarg £270 (x2) New Farm, Charolais £350 Whiteside Farm, Holstein/Holstein Friesian £325 (x2) £305 Brunt Hill, £320 (x3) £290 (x3) £220 Longbridgemuir Farm, £315 £280 (x3) £240 The Crescent £300 Woodslee £295 £260 East Farm, £290 £285 Arlosh House, £260 Gaitsgill Hall Farm, £260 How End Farm, £250 (x2) Gerranton Farm, £245 (x2) Buckabank Farm, £240 (x2) White House Farm, Norwegian Red £300 How End Farm, £270 (x2) £250 New Farm, Ayrshire £240 (x2) £190 Marleycote Walls, £210 Aigle Gill, £210 One Ash Farm, Jersey £235 £200 (x2) One Ash Farm, Danish Red £225 £175 (x2) Lambfield Farm, Dairy Shorthorn £190 Marleycote Walls.

Heifers: Limousin £520 (x4) Haughyett Farm, £465 Kelsick House Farm, £445 High Plains, £420 £410 Burton House, £410 £380 (x2) £360 Bleaberry Rigg, £375 Hillcrest Farm, British Blue £500 £480 (x2) £430 Meinfoot Farm, £490 (x2) High Plains, £470 Burton House, £430 Gerranto Farm, £430 Hillcrest Farm, £420 (x2) Peepy Farm, £420 £400 Angus Well Farm,  £395 Knockshiffnock Farm, £390 Round Hill, £390 Park House, £390 Chalk Lodge, Aberdeen Angus £430 (x2) North Doddington £410 High Plains, Hereford £430 Park House, £370 Hillcrest Farm, £330 (x3) Peepy Farm, £280 (x2) Laggonmore, £240 Round Hill, £240 £220 £205 (x3) £200 Cotehill Farm.