Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

21st March 2018

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 1722 head of cattle at their weekly Wednesday Sale at Borderway comprising of the Special Spring Show & sale of 958 Yearling Suckled Calves, 401 Weekly Store cattle and Un-entered Store Bulls and Stirks and 364 Calves.

An unrivalled show of cattle across all 3 rings met a very strong demand.

STORE CATTLE – A very good show of store cattle were presented to a very keen ring side of buyers which ensured a much improved trade on the week.

Leading prices per head:
Heifers: Limousin £1430 Fishersgill, £1310, £1240 Low Flow, £1170 Arnold House, £1170, £1135 Stockber, Charolais £1300, £1220 Arnold House, £1200, £1100 (x2) Brocklerigg, £1180 West End Farm, British Blue £1200 The Howes, £1160 Mealrigg House, £1130, £1110 Fishergill, Aberdeen Angus £1135 Arnold House, Simmental £1050 Sheepfields.

Steers: British Blue £1280 Fishergill, £1230 Mealrigg House, £1220, £1215, £1120 Flatt, £1190 Arnold House, £1155 Espland, £1155 The Howes, Limousin £1240, £1220 (x2), £1215 Low Flow, £1210 Mealrigg House, £1210, £1170 Arnold House, £1195 Croft House Farm, £1185 Espland, £1130 Flatt, Charolais £1240 Arnold House, £1180 West End Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1190 Arnold House, Aberdeen Angus £1185, £1175 The Howes, £1165 Westnewton Hall, Hereford £1120 Espland, Blonde £1095 Westnewton Hall, Simmental £1080 Westnewton Hall, £1075 Oakbank Farm, Holstein Friesian £1020 Kelsick House, £1000, £990 Thornington Farm, British Friesian £990 Thornington Farm.

WEANERS- A smaller show of weaned cattle sold to a sharper trade on the week. Topping the sale was a pen of three Limousin cross steers from Messrs Johnston, Orton Hall, Great Orton, which sold to £1025. Trade for all classes of stock proved much dearer and seen vendors leaving highly delighted.

Leading Prices per head:
Steers: Limousin £1025 Orton Hall, £865 Bankfoot Farm, £865, £835, £720 Walloway, £845, £760 (x2), £690 Low Sorbies, £810, £660 Glebelands, £795, £760, £690 Hyndlee, £740 Midtown Farm, £660, £655 Cherry Tree Farm, £550, £500, £450 Hill Farm, Saler £800, £750, £690 Monk Farm, British Blue £785, £740 Walloway, £650, £640 South Thornberry, Aberdeen Angus £735 Low Sorbies, Beef Shorthorn £710, £660 Brownrigg Hall, British Friesian £605 Bankfoot Farm, Charolais £590 Hill Farm.

Heifers: Aberdeen Angus £975, £805 Sanson Seal Farm, £895 Hobbiesburn, £765 Gatehouse of Fleet, £750, £685 Lambfield Farm, £745 Low Sorbies, £640, £450 Edge, Simmental £880 Nunfield, £775 Dornock Mains, £700 St Johns Kirk, £570, £510, £420, £390 Maidencoats, £500 Carsewalloch Farm, Limousin £870 Glebelands, £865 Aldoth Farm, £845, £755, £700, £630 St Johns Kirk, £785, £750, £690, £685, £670, £665 Low Sorbie, £750 Walloway, £740, £650, £620, £610  New House Farm, £735 Midtown Farm, £730, £660, £655 Hyndlee, £640 Cherry Tree Farm, £610 Edge, £590 Longrigg, £580, £485, £475 Hill Farm, Charolais £835, £735 St Johns Kirk, £625 Edge, £570 Hill Farm, £510 Maidencoates, £480 Edge, Belted Gallloway £820, £795 Sanson Seal Farm, Beef Shorthorn £835 (x2), £810, £700 Brownrigg Hall, Hereford £765 (x2) Barlay, British Blue £750 Nunfield, £690 Edge, £680, £630 Bridge Bank, £675 Cherry Tree Farm, £675 Dykehead, £640 Longrigg, Holstein £680 High Crosby Farm, Montbeliarde £680 High Crosby Farm, Saler £655 (x2), £610 Monk Farm, Fleckvieh £640 Bridge Bank, Luing £630 St Johns Kirk.

Bulls: Limousin £910 Aldoth Farm, £865, £810, £770, £740, £690, £550 Croft Ends Farm, £660 Dornock Mains, Charolais £810 Chapel Farm, £780, £720, £700 The Heugh, £665, £630 Maidencoates Farm, British Blue £690 The Heugh, £660, £490 South Thornberry, Simmental £615 Careswalloch Farm, £600 Maidencoats Farm, British Friesian £610 Bankfoot Farm, Montbeliarde £600 South Thornberry, Ayrshire £395 Little Blencow Farm, Swedish Red & White £395 Little Blencow Farm, Holstein Friesian £320 Tenter Hill, £300 Holmwrangle Farm.