Borderway Calf Sale

31st July 2020

On Friday 31th July Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly sale of 294 calves. A much plainer show was presented and were met with a slightly cheaper trade than previous weeks. Topping the sale was a consignment of Limousin bulls and heifers from Messrs Cairns, Broom Hall selling to £580. British Blues topped at £535 from Blencogo House farms for a well shaped bull calf. Charolais topped at £450 for a pair of bulls from Messrs Balmer, Forest Farm. Dairy bred calves topped at £320 for a pen of Friesian bulls from Blencogo farms.

Please note our sales return to weekly Wednesday sales, 10am as of Wednesday 5th August. For further information contact Paul Gardner 07736883671 or Joe Bowman 07736883670.

Leading prices per head:

Bulls – Limousin £580 Broomhall, £450 £400 £350 £320 Grange, £435 (x2) Southernby £385, £340 (x2) Priory £375 Clarks £375 Meinfoot £330 Coombe Crags £330 Tarn Hill British Blue £535 Blencogo £490 Thackthwaite Hall £470, £420 Tempest Tower £445 Meinfoot £430 Burton House £425 Hadderdale £415 High Plains £380 Thackwood £380 Petteril Bank £365 Burton House £360 Nook House £350 Clarks £350 Thackthwaite £345 Gaitgill £345 Lambfield Charolais £450 (x2) Forest  Aberdeen Angus £400, £390, £310 Whitrigg Grange, £280 Geltside, £260 (x5) Palace, £260 Thackthwaite, Simmental £355, £350 Upper Portrack Holstein £320 (x2) Blencogo, £240 Meinfoot , £160 (x3) Hadderfield £165 Lambfield £160, £155 Sunnycroft Friesian £295(x3), £225 (x5) , £160 (x2) Mounsey £185 Clarks, £170 Hillcrest, Beef Shorthorn £260 Hillcrest Montbeliarde £355, £350, £240 (x2) Upper Portrack £195, £160 (x4) Bridge End £150 Geltside Hereford £200 Hillcrest Danish Red £165, £150, £130 Lambfield Ayrshire £140 Hillcrest, £75 Thackthwaite Norwegian Red £160 Hillcrest, £130 Geltside

Heifers – Limousin £580 Broom Hall £415 Southernby Hall £410 £385 Meinfoot £290 Lambfield £250 Nook House Hereford £260 Cairnhead £190 Hillcrest £180 £155 Palace Aberdeen Angus £250 (x4) Whitrigg Grange £200 High Plains £190 Hillcrest £185 Beckless £185 Low Wood £180 Palace