Borderway Calf Sale

18th November 2020

On Wednesday 18th November Harrison & Hetherington held its weekly sale of calves with an entry of 307 calves.  A mixed show was present with stronger calves being certainly well bid for with numbers short of requirements.  Topping the sale was a pair of British Blue bulls from A V Elwen, Netherfield, selling to £490.  The entire run from Messrs Elwen who sold 11 strong Blue bulls and heifers averaged £432.27.  An excellent pair of Charolais bull calves from A G Balmer, Forest farm sold to £475.  Messrs Thompson, Low Rigg sold a Simmental bull for £440. Aberdeen Angus topped at £420 from Messrs Walton, Holme Farm for a very strong bull calf.  Limousins bulls topped at £385 from J Fingland, Castle Douglas

Dairy calves topped at £350 for a Dairy Shorthorn bull calf from Messrs Harrison, Heddon on the Wall. Friesians topped at £265 for two  from Messrs Stamper, Highhead Castle.

Please note our next sale is on Wednesday 25th November. For further information contact Paul Gardner 07736883671 or Joe Bowman 07736883670.

Leading prices per head:
Bulls – British Blue £490 (x2) £485 (x2) £475 £460 (x2) Netherfield Farm, £465 £440 Bectonhall, £450 Tempest Tower, £450 Low Plains, £440 £420 East Scales, £410 £400 Park House Farm, £400 (x2) Mainhill Farm, £400 Greening House, Charolais £475 (x2) Forest Farm, Simmental £440 Low Rigg, Aberdeen Angus £420 Beech Holme Farm, £350 Park House Farm, £340 (x2) Whitrigg Grange £335 £315 Stubb Farm, £330 Mainhill Farm, £320 East Scales, £320 Mounsey Bank, £315 Park Farm,  Limousin £385 £320 £300 (x2) £260 Part Tarbreoch £370 Bectonhall, £275 Hillcrest Farm, £225 Askham Bryan College, Hereford £360 Highhead Castle Farm, £315 Part Tarbreoch, £240 Low Plains, Dairy Shorthorn £350 £310 £300 £260 (x2) Breckney Hill, Holstein Friesian £265 £250 Highhead Castle Farm, £200 Netherfield Farm, £150 Breckney Hill, £140 Woodhouses Farm, £130 Part Tarbreoch, £130 Low House Farm, £120 Stubb Farm, Friesian £265 Highhead Castle Farm, £220 Mounsey Bank, £165 Coombe Crag, £130 £125 New Farm, Fleckvieh £230 Hazel Head, Norwegian Red £205 £130 New Farm,

Heifers: British Blue £440 Tempest Tower £430 (x2) £350 Netherfield Farm, £410 £380 Moss Side House, £370 £350 East Scales, £370 (x2) £355 Chalk Lodge, £360 £340 Low Plains, £350 Hillcrest, £350 Mainhill Farm, £325 Coombe Crag, £320 Cote House Farm, Limousin £345 Woodhouses Farm, £330 Askham Bryan College, £300 (x2) Park Farm, Hereford £285 (x2) Low Plains, Aberdeen Angus £280 (x5) £255, £240 (x3) Whitrigg Grange, £270 Moss Side House, £270 Bectonhall, £240 Skirwith Hall, £225 Park Farm, Beef Shorthorn £210 (x2) Hillcrest Farm, Simmental £210 £160 (x2) Meinside, Holstein Friesian £155 (x2) Chalk Lodge.