Borderway Calf Sale

23rd September 2020

On Wednesday 23rd September Harrison & Hetherington held it weekly sale of calves with an entry of 412 forward.  A mixed show was presented with smaller calves being the dearest on the week.    Buyers were more selective from the large selection of stronger calves than seen in recent sales. Topping the sale was a Limousin bull calf from Messrs Livingstone, Gretna selling for £535.  An Aberdeen Angus bull from Harrington Ling Farm, Southwaite sold to £520.  British Blues topped at £480 for a pair of steers from Turnbull Farming, Penrith.  A total entry of 145 British Blue bulls and heifers averaged £318.63.  Charolais and Simmental calves topped at £400 from R Wilson, Ayr and McNabney Bros respectfully.  Dairy bred calves topped at £375 from M & M Maxwell, Wooler.

Please note our next sale is on Wednesday 30th September. For further information contact Paul Gardner 07736883671 or Joe Bowman 07736883670.

Leading prices per head:
Bulls – Limousin £535 Kirtlevale, £495 £360, £280 Tarnflatt Hall, £490 Windy Hill, £445 Shacklehill Farm, £380 £340 Wedholme Hill, £370 £355 Low Plains, £265 Culcaigrie, Aberdeen Angus £520 £375 Harrington Ling Farm, £395 (x2) High Ploughlands, £390 £365 (x2) Mounsey Bank, £280 Barsalloch Farm, £215 £210 £200 Woodside Farm, British Blue £480 (x2) £450 Monks House, £475 £455 Tempest Tower, £465 Harrington Ling Farm, £465 (x2) £440 £420 (x2) £400 Wedholme Hill , £445 Mounsey Bank, £440 Thackthwaite Hall,  £405 £400 Petteril Side Farm, Charolais £400 £375 £320 £300 Barsalloch Farm, £385 Stockholm Farm, Friesian £375 £255 North Doddington, £190 Nerewater Farm, £150 Mounsey Bank, Swedish Red & White £275 North Doddington, Holstein Friesian £270 (x2) Moorland Close, £235 Low Wood, £190 Petteril Side Farm, £170 (x2) £165 £130 (x3) Big Balcraig Farm, £130 Metal Bridge Inn, £125 Haughyett, Simmental £270 £250 £245 £240 Barsalloch Farm, £250 Low Barledziew, Fleckvieh £135 £130 £125 Askrigg Hall, £135 Bridge End Farm.

Heifers – Limousin £465 £450 £310 (x2) Hillcrest Farm, £450 (x2) Wedholme Hill, £395 Windy Hill, £370 Wolsty Hall, £335 Haughyett Farm, £290 New House Farm, £270 Low Plains, £260 (x2) £240 Askham Bryan College, £260 £240 Beyond the Moss, British Blue £450 North Doddington, £415 £410 Petteril Side Farm, £410 £400 £375 Hainings Farm, £405 £400 £380 (x2) Wedholme Hill, £400 £375 (x2) Meinfoot Farm, £380 Thackthwaite Hall, £370 Harrington Ling Farm, £370 High Ploughlands, Charolais £440 £265 £230 Barsalloch Farm, Aberdeen Angus £405 Harrington Ling Farm, £260 £230 Mounsey Bank, £240 Hillcrest Farm, £205 Barledziew, Simmental £400 Broomberry Farm, £300 (x2) Low Barledziew, Hereford  £200 Hillcrest Farm, £195, £185 Low Plains, £170, £150 Peastree Farm.