Borderway Calf Sale

24th April 2020

On Friday 24th April Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of calves and presented an entry of 259 head and the overall sale averaged £260.

Topping the sale at £565 three times were British Blue bulls from Messrs Forrest Meinfoot Farm, Ecclefechan, Lockerbie.  The heifer section was topped at £550 from the same home and achieved an overall average of £525 for 9 head.

Dairy bred bull calves saw a tremendous rise on the week with many selling £100 plus.

All classes of calves were considerably dearer on the week.

With new sale arrangements in place, future weekly calf sales will take place on a Friday.

All entries must be booked in prior to sale day, contact the sales office on 01228 406200 or auctioneers John Helme 07738 413247 or Paul Gardner 07736 883671.

Next Sale will take place on Friday 1st May, please note new sale time of 10am.

Leading Prices per Head:
Bulls: British Blue £565 (x3), £490 Meinfoot, £520, £495, £480 Tempest Tower, £500, £475, £450 Wedholme Hill, £480, £460  Townhead Farm, £480, £480 Big Balcraig Farm, £470, £455, £450 Netherfield Farm, Limousin £400, £390 (x2), £385 Windy Hill, £380, £325 Bleaberry Rigg, £380 Cumdivock House, £370 Clarks Farm, £340, £30 Hazel Head, Aberdeen Angus £395 Netherfield Farm, £370, £360, £350 Cow Lane, £350 Thackthwaite Hall, £340 Clarks Farm, Fleckvieh £380 Hazel Head, Holstein Friesian £300 (x2), £285 (x2), £230 (x3), £200 Sandyknowe, £205, £180 (x2), £170 (x2) Big Balcraig, £200 Netherfield Farm, £185 Stannock Farm, £175 (x2) North Greenhill,Norwegian Red £200 (x2) Stannock Farm, Hereford £195, £190 The Gill, Holstein £175 (x2) Down By Rigg, £140, £130 Brackenhow.

Heifers: British Blue £550 Meinfoot Farm, £525, £445 Tempest Tower, £525, £505, £490, £470 Meinfoot Farm, £450, £445, £435, £430, £425 (x2) Wedholme Hill, £435 Big Balcraig Farm, £425 Netherfield Farm, Limousin £390 Hazel Head, £345 Longrigg, £300 Bleaberry Rigg, £300 Moorthwaite Farm, £300 Nook House, Aberdeen Angus £390 Whitelaird, £370 Netherfield Farm, £320 (x2) Townhead Farm, £300 Down by Rigg, Charolais £325, £300 Prospect House, Hereford £225, £190 (x2) The Gill.