Borderway Prime Cheviot Hogg Show and Sale

5th March 2018

At Borderway Mart on Monday 5th March, Harrison & Hetherington hosted the Annual prime hogg Cheviot show and sale. This event attracted a small but quality entry of hoggs and was kindly judged by Mr Martin McIntyre, McIntryre Meats, who made the following awards:

Prize List
1st Maxwell Farming Company, Druidhall, Thornhill, Dumfriesshire – £110, 226.8ppk (48.5kg)
2nd Maxwell Farming Company, Druidhall, Thornhill, Dumfriesshire – £110.50, 223.2ppk (49.5kg)
3rd Mrs J Millar, Woodhousehill, Kirkpatrick Fleming, Lockerbie – £100.80, 231.7ppk (43.5kg)

Champion: Maxwell Farming Company, Druidhall, Thornhill, Dumfriesshire
Res Champion: Mrs J Millar, Woodhousehill, Kirkpatrick Fleming, Lockerbie

Overall Champion was awarded to Messrs Maxwell, Druidhall, which sold to £110 per head and was purchased by the judge Mr McIntyre.

Overall Champion Pen- l/r Martin McIntyre (Judge), Colin Maxwell (Vendor)

Outwith the show, topping this section pence per kilo was a pen of eleven from Wilson of Woodside Ltd, Woodside Farm, selling to 237.2ppk and were purchased by Dunbia.

Leading prices per head: £110.50, £110, £108.80, £107.80 Druidhall, £108.30, £100.80 Woodhousehill, £100.800 Woodside Farm.

Leading prices per kilo: 237.2p Woodside Farm, 235.4p Woodhousehill, 234.9p Pennersaughs Cottage, 234.3p Druidhall, 233.8p Terrona.