Borderway Calf Sale

13th March 2019

On Wednesday 14th March Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of young calves with another good entry of 346 forward.

Strong, well reared calves were in high demand, although plainer, young beef calves were cheaper on the week.

Taking top price of the day was Mr Danny McGregor, Longrigg, Roweltown with a superb suckler bred Limousin heifer selling for £675.

Messrs Fisher, Smalmstown Farm, Longtown had an excellent run of calves, topping at £510 for a British Blue bull calf, with the whole run averaging £450.

Black and whites sold cheaper on the week, especially the young New Zealand system calves.

Top Price – £675 Limousin Heifer, Vendor-Danny McGregor

For further information on the sale of calves at Borderway, please contact the Auctioneer John Helme on 07738 413247.

Leading Prices:
Heifers: Limousin £675 Longrigg, £450 (x2) Gallabarrow, £440 Brunt Hill, £400 Hillend Farm, £325, £310 High Grounds, £310 Slealands Burn, £280 Bankhead of Balcurvie Farm, £275 Chapelcroft, British Blue £460, £450, £445 (x2), £440, £430, £420, £410 (x2), £400 (x2), £330 Smalmstown Farm, £345 (x2) Petteril Side Farm, £310 Townhead Farm, £290, £260 Brackenhow, £240 High Ploughlands, Aberdeen Angus £265 Townhead Farm, £160, £150 (x2) East Drummoddie, £135 Swordwellrigg Farm, Hereford £110 Down By Rigg, Galloway £65 Lane End Farm.

Bulls: British Blue £510, £505, £500 (x2), £490, £470, £455, £450 (x2) Smalmstown Farm, £510, £490 Brunt Hill, £425 (x3) Tempest Tower, £410, £385, £370 Meinfoot Farm, £375 Townhead Farm, 3370 Brackenhow, Charolais £500 Halldykes, £450 Prospect Farm, Limousin £500, £430 Hillend Farm, £380 (x2), £340 Slealands Burn, £370 Bankhead of Balcurvie Farm, Montbeliarde £395, £350 Hillend Farm, £295 (x2) Prospect Farm, £170 (x2) Swordwellrigg Farm, Aberdeen Angus £325 Petteril Side Farm, £260, £255 Slack House, £260 High Ploughlands, £240 Swordwellrigg Farm, £230 Broomberry Farm, £205 Meinside, Simmental £295 Broomberry Farm, £230 Eat Drummoddie, Swedish Red & White £260 Prospect Farm, Holstein Friesian £250, £110 Prospect Farm, £102, £100 Torpenhow, Hereford £230 Park House, British Friesian £110 Crownstone Farm, Fleckvieh £105 East Drummodie, Holstein £80 Townhead Farm.