Borderway Calf Sale

5th December 2018

On Wednesday 5th December Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of young calves.  A larger show of 388 calves were forward with more younger, plainer beef calves on offer but plenty of buyers for those classes.  Top price was £470 for a Limousin bull calf from Messrs Fox, Windy Hill, Hethersgill, Carlisle.  More buyers were forward for younger black and whites ensuring a sharper trade for the better end.

Leading Prices: Bulls: Limousin £470, £450, £440, £430, £420 Windy Hill, £385 Clarks Farm, £360 £340, £320 £260 £250  Whitelaird, £280 Drumtall Farm, £250 North Knockglass Farm, Aberdeen Angus £340 £290 Morton Farm, £325 (x2) £320 £300 £280 Townhead Farm, £315 (x2), £305 (x2) £300 Ravenstone, £300 Groundy Croft,  £280 Whitelaird, £280  (x2) Trailflat Farm, British Blue £440 (x2) Tempest Tower, £430 £395 Pears Ghyll Farm, £425 Moss Side House, £422 £415 (x2) £400 (x2) £390 Smalmstown Farm, £410 Side House, £400, £380  Hadderdale, £390 The Ling, £380 Groundy Croft, Hereford £300 Smalmstown Farm, Charolais £290 Prospect House, £250 Pears Ghyll Farm, Montbelairde £275, £240, £185 (x2) Ravenstone, Fleckvieh £240 Hazel Head, Friesian £150 (x2) £110 £98 Harelawhole, £120, £112 Red Hall, £102 The Hill, £95 Crownstone Farm, Holstein £130 The Harras, £130 £120 £112 Whitecroft Mains, £120 (x2) £110 £100 Smalmstown Farm, £120 High Grounds, £112 (x6) £100 (x2) Balnab  Farm, Norwegian Red £62 Burthwaite Croft.

Heifers: Limousin £410, £390, £370, £330 East Bowhill Farm, £300 High Grounds, British Blue £390, £385, £382, £380, £375 (x2) £370, £360 Smalmstown Farm, £360, £355 Moss Side House, £325 High Pow, Simmental £195 Cushathill, Charolais £180 Meinside, Hereford £180 Smalmstown Farm, Aberdeen Angus £165 Lambfield Farm, £145 Cairnhead Farm, £115 Blaiket Mains.