Borderway Calf Sale

5th February 2020

On Wednesday 5th February Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of calves with a larger show of 267 forward.  Strong beef calves continue to be in high demand.  Top price was £465 for an outstanding strong British Friesian calf from Messrs Hogg, Whitehead Hill Farm, Cumwhitton, Brampton.  Black and whites were a tremendous trade especially older calves which were weaned.  Many more could have been sold to the vendors advantage.

Leading Prices: Bulls: Friesian £465, £310 (x2) £265 (x2) Whitehead Hill Farm, £138 £132 Croft House, Limousin £460 Brunt Hill, £432 £425 £415 £405 £370 Lakehead Farm, £410 Fairspring, £395 Brunt Hill, £315 Bleaberry Rigg, £305 White House Farm, £245 Plumpton Foot Farm, £240 Cally Mains, £220 North Knockglass Farm, British Blue £445 £380 Harrington Ling Farm, £445 £420 Tempest Tower, £420 £380 (x2) £370 £340   High Plains, £400 £370 (x2) Monks House, £365 Torpenhow Hall, £365 Croft House, £355 (x2) £350 East End Farm, £345 Harrington Ling Farm, Montbelairde £430 £355 Hillend Farm, £370 Upper Portrack, Simmental £430 Philgowan, Hereford £400 (x3) Philgowan, Aberdeen Angus £355 £350 £325 £320 £310 £305 £300 Watson Hill, £330 Eastfield Farm, £280 £270 Torpenhow Hall, £260 Hill House, Holstein Friesian £345 £250, £215, £210, £182, £145 Upper Portrack, £240 Lambfield Farm, £250 £230 £185 £175 £170 £135 Kirkbarrow Hall, £230 Brunt Hill, £210 £135 Craighouse, £210 £195 £165 Bankhead of Balcurvie Farm, Danish Red £215 (x2) £195, £150 Lambfield Farm, Dairy Shorthorn £190 (x2) Philgowan, Ayrshire £165 Roanstree, £100 Burnside.

Heifers: Limousin £415 £345 £325 (x2) £220 Bleaberry Rigg, £400 £395, £390 £385 £375 £360 £355 Lakehead Farm, £300 Philgowan, £300 £240 Plumpton Foot Farm, British Blue £375 £325 £280 High Ploughlands, £370 Tempest Tower, £370, £350, £315 Monks House, £370 Halmyre Farm, £305 Watson Hill, £300 (x2) Philgowan, £300 Plumpton Foot Farm, £290 High Plains, £280 Eastfield Farm, Charolais £320 Raggetsyke, Aberdeen Angus £255 Bankhead of Balcurvie, £250, £220, £165, £160 Watson Hill, £240 High Plains, £220 Eastfield Farm, £220 North East Mason Farm, £160 (x2) Hill House, Hereford £245 Carneil Farm, Friesian £112 Croft House.