Borderway Calf Sale

2nd January 2019

On Wednesday 2nd January Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of young calves.  A good entry of 229 calves were forward at the opening sale of the year.  Strong well reared calves were good to sell, topping at £465 for a fantastic British Blue bull from Messrs Fisher, Smalmstown, Longtown.  Strong black and whites continue to be good to sell with younger calves getting dearer towards the end of the sale.

Leading Prices: Bulls: British Blue £465, £460, £450, £440 Smalmstown Farm, £430, £400 Netherfield Farm,  £415 £385, £360 £355 £310 (x2) Petteril Side Farm, £390 (x2) Eastfield Farm, £390 Gaitsgill Hall Farm, £325 Moorthwaite Farm, £315 Coombe Crag, £300 Hillhead, £300 Meinfoot Farm, Charolais £380, £342 Forest Farm, Limousin £370 £285 Bleaberry Rigg, £298 Highwood Farm,  Simmental £250 Coombe Crag, Aberdeen Angus £220 Boggle Hall, Fleckvieh £200 (x2) £195 £175, £165 East Drummodie, Holstein Friesian £190, £150, £140 (x2) £92 £82 Netherfield Farm, £92 Greengill Head Farm, £80 Brownrigg Hall Farm, £80 (x3) Hillhead, Holstein £110 Harrington Ling Farm, £85 Gaitsgill Hall Farm, Friesian £88 Coombe Crag.

Heifers: British Blue £415, £410, £400, £385, £380 (x3) £370 Smalmstown Farm, £360 Netherfield Farm, £270 Petteril Side Farm, £242 (x2) Eastfield Farm, Charolais £225 Prospect House, Simmental £220 The Glebe, Limousin £215 Bleaberry Rigg, £190 Boggle Hall, Welsh Black £200 Netherfield Farm, Aberdeen Angus £180 £155 Boggle Hall.