Borderway Sale of Store & Weanling Cattle

29th May 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 1011 head of cattle at their Weekly Wednesday sale consisting of 729 catalogued store cattle, un-entered store bulls and stirks and 282 calves.

Another excellent entry of cattle for the time of year met an improved trade all round.

STORE CATTLE – At the weekly sale an entry of 445 were forward with less strong cattle on show this week, however all types were good to sell with 44 successful purchasers around the ring.  Bullocks sold to £1215 for a great Limousin x sold by Mr J Deane, Rigg Head, Kirkinton.  Heifers sold to £1200 for a shapely British Blue x heifer shown by Messrs Carlile, Fowrass Farm, Penrith.

Leading prices per head:

Steers: Limousin £1215 Rigg Head, £1195 Croft House, £1190 £1160 (x2) £1055 Whiteside Farm, £1185 £1170 £1065 (x2) High Flowery Hirst, £1175 The Cottage, £1145 £1125 £1085 Grange Grassing, £1105 Netherwood, £1095 (x2) Sorrow Stones, £1085 Shield Green, £1060 Raygarth Field Farm, British Blue £1165 £1010, £1000 Eden Bank Farm, £1075 £1025 Waingate Head, £1045 Bankend, £1025 Hawkrigg Farm, £1020 Whiteside Farm, £1000 Hesket Demain, Charolais £1150 Whiteside Farm, £1145 Rigg Head, £1055 Shield Green, Aberdeen Angus £1045 (x2) £1000 (x2) Sheddock Farm, £1045 (x2) Newtown Farm, £1035 Bankend, Hereford £1115 Newtown Farm, Fleckvieh £1005 Croftheads, Beef Shorthorn £975 Greenwrae

Montbelairde £965 (x2) £945 Greenwrae, Simmental £945 East Wharmley.

Heifers: British Blue £1200, £1145 £955 Fowrass Farm, £1085 Eden Bank Farm, £1035 £985 (x3) Carleton Hill Farm, £1015 (x6) Tarn End Farm, £1000 (x2) £965 Kilnknowe, £990 Cardew House, £975 Grange Farm, £970 (x2) Meinfoot Farm, £955 £900 Midtown Farm, £955 Hesket Demain, £955 Fishergill, Limousin £1160 £1155 Croft House, £1145 £1115 Rigg Head, £1100 Grange Grassing, £1065 £1055 (x2) £985 Netherwood, £1055 (x2) Park View, £1035 Green Farm, £1005 Sorrow Stones, £1000 Ghyll Bank, £1000 Gill House, £975 Burnside, £965 (x2) Croft House Farm, £965 Hawkrigg Farm, £945 Burnside, Simmental £1135 £985 £965 Cardew House, £1035 £965 £950 Fowrass Farm, Charolais £1035 Burnside, £985 Hawkrigg Farm, £935 Croftheads, £905 Burnside, £900 (x3) Maunby House, Aberdeen Angus £1000 Bankend, £995 Cardew House, £925 Tarn End Farm, £905 (x2) Hesket Demain, £900 (x2) Halfway House Farm.

Further information on the sale of store cattle at Borderway, please contact Auctioneers James Little 07872 840685 or Grant Anderson 07872 129274.

WEANED CATTLE: A very similar show of weaned cattle were forward seeing a very strong ringside of buyers with trade dearer on the week.

Leading prices:

Bulls: Limousin £1085 (x2) £1035 Heatherside, £935 £910 (x2) Dry Howe £865 Galloper Park, £850 (x2) Charlesfield £845 Broughton Moor, Aberdeen Angus £965 £865 Shank Castle, £745 Clappers Farm, British Blue £865 High Griseburn, £635 (x2) Chalk Lodge, Simmental £820 (x2) £805 High Griseburn, £805 (x2) Castlewigg Farm, £800 East Wharmley, £790, £720 Glenlea, Charolais £580 (x5) £575, £525 Greenknowe, Holstein £505 (x6) Gill Farm, Holstein Friesian £415 Crossrigg Farm, Galloway £405 New House Farm.

Steers: Simmental £975 High Griseburn, Charolais £895, £870 Low Houses, £760 £745 Garvilland, £745 Barsalloch Farm, Limousin £855 East Rackwood, £835 Murrah Hall, £825 Barrhill, £820 Barsalloch, £800 (x2) Easterbeck House, £775 (x4) Street Head, £765 Coatlith Hill Farm, Aberdeen Angus £745 Barrhill £725 Low Houses British Blue £720, £680 Sandysike Farmhouse, £630 Castle Nook, Luing £705 Barnakill, Saler £695 (x2) Tarn How, £535 Barnakill, Friesian £605 Castle Nook, £595 Barnakill, Shorthorn £535 Barnakill.

Heifers: British Blue £955 (x2) £925 Old Town Farm, £935 Belmont Farm, £810 Nunfield, £800 Mary Street, Limousin £955 Old Town Farm, £875 (x2) Glendue Farm, £875 £755 Stone House, £855 (x2), £815 (x2)  Horsemoor Hills, £835 £775 £750 £725 Nunfield, £755 £710 Easterbeck House, £745 Tarn How, £740 (x2) Coatlith Hill Farm, £700 (x8) Beyond the Moss, £700 (x5) Bayldon House, Hereford £875 Lowther Low Moor, Simmental £845 £700 Castlewigg Farm, Charolais £800 Low Houses, £745 Castle Nook, £720 Garvilland, Fleckvieh £795 Lowther Low Moor, Aberdeen Angus £665 Keld Farm, £615 (x2) Low Houses.

For further information on the sale of weaned calves at Borderway, please contact Auctioneers David Holliday 07710 189804 or David Fearon 07764 573436.