Borderway Beef Breeding Sale

22nd May 2020

On Friday 22nd May Harrison & Hetherington held their sale of Beef Breeding cattle. A great show of cows and heifers with calves at foot or in calf were forward with buyers both in the ring and online ensuring one of the dearest trades to date. Half the sale sold for £2000 or above.

Messrs Barclay, South Road’s run of Limousin cows and calves topped at £8000 for Harestone June, a 2014 born cow sired by Wilodge Vantastic with her heifer calf at foot sired by Swarland Likelylad.

Harestone June – £8000

Messrs Barclay also sold a further 3 cows with calves at foot for £4200, £3500 and £3000 respectively. Messrs Livingston, Kirtlevale’s run of Limousin heifers and calves topped at £3300 for a Limousin x heifer and bull calf. Messrs McAlister, Wester Thomaston’s heifers and calves topped at £3300 for a Limousin x heifer and heifer calf and £2900 for a Limousin x heifer and heifer calf.  Messrs Harrison, Aldermanseat Farm’s run of heifers and calves topped at £2950 for a Limousin heifer and heifer calf and £2900 for a Limousin x heifer and heifer calf. Messrs Cadzow, Inland Pasture Farm sold a British Blue x heifer and heifer calf for £2750. Messrs Beal, Fitz Farm sold a Limousin x in calf heifer for £2050 and a British Blue x in calf heifer for £1950 and from the same home a Limousin x cow in calf sold for £1750.

Leading Prices:

Heifers with calves: Limousin £3300, £2900 West Thomaston, £3300, £2800, £2750, £2700, £2550, £2400, £2300(x2) Kirtlevale, £2950, £2900, £2600, £2550(x2), £2500(x3), £2400(x2), £2300(x4) Aldermanseat, £2700, £2650, £2600 Inland Pasture Farm, £2600(x2), £2500 Lower Langshaw Farm, £2500, £2450, £2350, £2250 Bridge Farm, £2250 Paradise Farm British Blue £2800 West Thomaston, £2750, £2400 Inland Pasture Farm, £2300, £2200, £1650, £1600 Mirkbooths, £2050(x2), £1400 Kirtlevale, £1900 Common Carr Farm, £1600 Flatt, £1500 Blackwell Farm, £1450 Manor House Farm, £1220 Skirwith Hall, £1200(x2) Hillend Farm  Beef Shorthorn £2550, £2500 Aldermanseat Farm Charolais £1700 Aldermanseat Farm Simmental £1650, £1650, £1600, £1500, £1400, £1300(x2), £1150 Garris Lodge

Cows with calves: Limousin £8000, £4200, £3500, £3000, £2700, £2500, £2400(x2) South Farm, £1950 Lower Langshaw Farm, £1580, £1500 Sewell Common, £1500 Orton Hall, £1450 Glebelands British Blue £1800 Lower Langshaw, £1650 Low Farm, £1650 Holme Farm, £1500 Mirkbooths

Cow in calf: Limousin £1750 Fitz Farm

Heifer in calf: Limousin £2050, £1800 Fitz Farm, £1250(x2) Wanton Walls British Blue £1950 Fitz Farm