Borderway Calf Sale

19th February 2020

A larger show of 271 were forward at the weekly sale, with one of the best shows seen for some time which reflected in a fantastic trade with strong continental calves regularly above £400.  Top price was £510 for a tremendous 11 weeks old British Blue Bull calf from Messrs Booth, Mainhill, Lockerbie.  Black and white calves continue to be a superb trade with buyers forward for all types. More calves are required each week to fulfil buyers needs.

Leading Prices: Bulls: British Blue £510 £438 Mainhill Farm, £490 Evening Hill Farm, £490 £430 £395 North Greenhill, £480 £430 £420 £390 Monks House, £480 Tempest Tower, £460 £445 Brunt Hill, £455 Nether Pratis Farm, £405 Woodcroft, £400 £380 High Plains, £370 Heathfield, Simmental £505 (x2) Nether Pratis Farm, Limousin £450 Brunt Hills, £385 Bulls Hill, £330 Woodcroft, Aberdeen Angus £355 Lodge of Kelton, £335 Eastfield Farm, £335 £320 £300, £295 £275 Heathfield, £295 Peepy Farm, £260 High Field, £250 £235 £225 £215 Askham Bryan College, Hereford £260 Heathfield, Holstein Friesian £260 Mayfield, £188 Brunt Hill, £175 Upper Portrack, £170 Bailey Ground Farm, £162 £160 £138 Ladywells, £160 £135 Eastfield Farm, £155 £145 Heathfield, £155 Plumbland Farm, £135 £120 Nether Pratis Farm, £130 £124 Moor Park Farm, £125 Whitecroft Mains, £125 £122 Ladywells, £125 Waingate Head, Montbelairde £245 (x2) £215 Upper Portrack, £155 £140 £135 £130 Moor Park Farm, Swedish Red & White £198 Moor Park Farm, Friesian £148 £115 Plumbland Farm, Brown Swiss £60 (x3) Beyond the Burn.

Heifers: British Blue £395 £345, £340 Evening Hill Farm, £390 £280 Woodcroft, £365 £335 Monks House, £345 £330 £325 £310 £300 High Plains, £300 Upper Portrack, £290 Brunt Hill, £290 Hazel Head, Charolais £340 Lodge of Kelton, Aberdeen Angus £330 Coombe Crag, £330 £300 £185 Eastfield Farm, £235 Crossrigg Farm, £175 Askham Bryan College, Limousin £300 Hazel Head, £295 Woodcroft, Hereford £190 Peepy Farm, £175 £160 Cotehill Farm, Fleckvieh £92 Temon Farm, Holstein Friesian £50 Lane End Farm.