Borderway Calf Sale

29th January 2020

On Wednesday 29th January Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of calves with a smaller entry of 243 forward.    An excellent show of strong well reared calves were in great demand, topping at £515 for a strong shapely British blue bull from Messrs Wadsworth, Big Balcraig Farm, Whauphill, Newton, Stewart. Strong black and whites were good to sell with many regularly above £150.  Many more could have been sold to vendors advantage.

Leading Prices: Bulls: British Blue £515 £480 (x2) £470 £400 £395 Big Balcraig Farm, £490 Bridge End Farm, £470 (x2) £455 (x3) £400 £390 (x2) Smalmstown Farm, £440 £390 North Greenhill, £430 Bailey Ground Farm, £425 Cow Lane, £420 Tempest Tower, £400 £390 Ladywells, £390 Hadderdale, Aberdeen Angus £440 Whitehead Hill Farm £415 £370 Smalmstown Farm, £275 Burton House, £240 Boggle Hall, £220 Halldykes, £200 Waverton House, Charolais £425 Whitehead Hill Farm, Limousin £350 Windy Hill, £330 Halldykes, £325 Bridge End Farm, £300 Clarks Farm, £280 £260 £240 Harelawhole, £265 £250 £230 Wolsty Hall, £235 Askrigg Hall, Normandy £320 Bridge End Farm, Fleckvieh £300 £270 £255 £230 £220 £215 Lowther Low Moor, £200 Bridge End Farm, White Speckled Park £270 £240 Swordwellrigg Farm, Holstein Friesian £240 £215 Big Balcraig Farm, £195 Waverton House, £190 £155, £140 Ladywells, £170 £128 (x2) Burthwaite Farms, £155 (x7) Breckney Hill, £120 Bridge End Farm, Danish Red £230 £170 Bridge End Farm, Dairy Shorthorn £200 Bridge End Farm, £145 £110 Breckney Hill, Montbelairde £255 £245 (x2) £160 Bridge End Farm, Swedish Red & White £240 £180 Bridge End Farm, Hereford £185 Swordwellrigg Farm, £180 Crossrigg Farm, Norwegian Red £175 Bridge End Farm, Friesian £125 Harelawhole, £120 Clarks Farm.

Heifers: Charolais £490 £455 Whitehead Hill Farm, British Blue £440 Big Balcraig Farm, £420 (x2) Tempest Tower, £395 (x3) £385 (x4) £375 £355 £350 Smalmstown Farm, £390 £380 Groundy Croft, £365 North Greenhill, £355 Lowther Low Moor, £350 £330 Bridge End Farm, £340 Hillcrest Farm, Limousin £380 £375 £370 £340 £330 White House Farm, £310 Halldykes £290 Windy Hill, Aberdeen Angus £305 Groundy Croft, £250 Whitehead Hill Farm, £230 (x2) Whitelaird, £200 Burton House, Hereford £290 Smalmstown Farm, £160 Swordwellrigg Farm.