Borderway Calf Sale

26th August 2020

On Wednesday 26th August Harrison & Hetherington held it weekly sale of 263 calves.

A smaller show than seen in previous weeks was presented with a large ringside of buyers look for all classes of calves. Topping the sale was a Limousin suckler bred bull calf selling for £585 from Messrs Wilson, Ayr. Angus bulls topped at £550 from the same vendor. A tremendous show of Limousin heifers were forward and any cow makers were met with a fierce trade topping at £485 from J Marshall & Son, Dumfries. British Blues topped at £460 from Messrs Bowe, Low Plains. Dairy bred calves topped at £415 for a pen of Holstein bulls from Messrs Fisher, Smalmstown. A strong ringside of buyers ensured a strong trade throughout and a lot more could have been sold to the vendors advantages.

Please note our next sale is on Wednesday 2nd September. For further information contact Paul Gardner 07736883671 or Joe Bowman 07736883670.

Leading prices per head:
Heifers – Limousin £485, £470 Brownrigg £445 Hillend £420 (x3) Croft House £420, £410 Townfoot £410 Coombe Crag £375 Allerbeck Charolais £465, £410 Nutholm £305(x2) Stockholm British Blue £455 Low Plains £370 Chalk Lodge £330 Stockholm £320 Grange £320 Hillcrest £305 Becklees £305 The Hill £300 Chapelcroft £300 Smalmstown £290 Gaitsgill Aberdeen Angus £450, £340 Nutholm £395 Smalmstown £330 Meikle Killanrae £315 Stannock £310 , £305 (x3) Whitrigg Grange Simmental £420 Nutholm £320 Broomberry Hereford £210, £195 Stockholm

Bulls – Limousin £585, £540, Broomberry £500 Brownrigg £495 Townfoot £495 Fairspring £480, £470 (x2) Allerbeck £455 Beyond the Moss £445 Hillend Aberdeen Angus £550 Broomberry £500 Smalmstown £425 Whitrigg Grange £420 Blunderfield £395 Stannock Simmental £465 Nutholm £390 Low Rigg British Blue £460, £440 Low Plains £380, £350, £345 Chalk Lodge £345 Eachwick Red House Hereford £415 Smalmstown £390 Low Plains £215 Woodside Holstein Friesian £415 Smalmstown £300 (x3), £295(x3)  Norwegian Red £410, £380 Stannock Saler £340, £300, £280 Blunderfield Friesian £255, £220,£190 Clarks Farm, Holstein £250 Nether Collinhirst Dearham Hall £275 Thackwood.