On Friday 23rd November, Harrison & Hetherington held their monthly sale of Beef Breeding cattle.
A small show of cows and heifers with calves or in calf were forward. Messrs Stevenson & Sons, Lower Langshaw Farm, heifers and calves topped at £2400 for a British Blue. Messrs Knox, Cragside sold two Limousin cows and calves both for £2300. Messrs Cowan, The Ash run of Limousin x cows and heifers with calves at foot topped at £2300 for a heifer and calf and £2200 for a cow and calf. Messrs Pedley, Oaktree Farm sold two Limousin x Blue bulling heifers for £2000 each.
Heifers with calves: British Blue £2400 Lower Langshaw Farm, £1780 Langfauld, Limousin £2300, £2100, £2050 The Ash, £1900 West Wharmley, Simmental £1580 Gerrard House,
Cows with calves: Limousin £2300 (x2) Cragside, £2200 The Ash, £1800 Lower Langshaw
Heifers in Calf: Limousin £1300 Cragside
Cows in Calf: Limousin £1100 Brandle Howe
Stock Bulls: Limousin £1260 Brandle Howe
Bulling Heifers: British Blue £2000 (x2) Oaktree Farm