Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

19th September 2018

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 1297 head at their Weekly Wednesday Sale of Cattle at Borderway, comprising of 844 Catalogued Store cattle and Un-entered Stirks,  323 Calves and 130 dairy with included 121 in the Border and Lakeland Club sale.

STORE CATTLE –  At the weekly store sale an entry of 565 store cattle were forward.  A plainer show of stores this week but were a wonderful trade for all classes with the ringside yet again full to bursting point. The sale topped at £1365 for a cracking British Blue bullock from I & L Beaty, Durdar Farm, Carlisle.  Heifers topped at £1335 for a fabulous Limousin x heifer consigned by Messrs JS & J Whitfield, Orton Rigg, Carlisle.

Leading prices per head:
Steers: British Blue £1365, £1285 £1200 Durdar Farm, £1335 £1175 Westray Farm, £1305 Fishergill, £1275 £1165 £1125 (x2) Sandbed, £1105 Hallfoot, £1105 Flatt, £1075 (x3) Heggle Lane Farm, £1000 Mill Farm, £1000 Old Silloth Farm, £1000 (x3) Back of Wall, Limousin £1315 £1255 Gallhill, £1305 Eden Bank Farm, £1275 £1250 Croft House, £1245 (x3) £1185 (x2) Cumdivock Farm, £1210 (x3) Town End Farm, £1200 Beech House, £1195 £1175 £1165 Beckhall Farm, £1190 Unity Farm, £1160 Sideway Bank, £1160 £1145 Hall Ovens, £1155 (x2) Rye Close, £1145 Old Silloth Farm, £1135 Southerfield Hall, Charolais £1315, £1300 Westray Farm, £1275, £1205, £1190 Sideway Bank, Simmental £1250 Fishergill, £1165, £1105 Great Easby Farm, £1000 Shankfield Head, Aberdeen Angus £1215 (x3) Cockleybank, £1155 (x4) Stainton House Farm, £1135 Limekilns Farm, £1085 (x3) £1035 Crowdieknowe Farm, £1065 Flatt, Hereford £1115, £1080 (x4) Rye Close, £1000 Stainton House Farm, Fleckvieh £1100 Beech House, Friesian  £915 (x5) Rye Close, £835 (x3) Town End Farm, £805 Tileshed Farm, Holstein Friesian £870 (x5) Cross Hill, £835 Town End Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1035 (x2) Rye Close, Blonde £1045, £1035 Mill Farm, Piedmontese £1025 Hayclose, Montbelairde £1015 Rye Close.

Heifers: Limousin £1335, £1300 Orton Rigg Farm, £1235 Beckhall Farm, £1200 Croft House, £1200 (x3) Broathill £1185 £1085 £1075 Unity Farm, £1185 (x2) £1170 Gallhill, £1175 Mary Street, £1145 Killiecrankie, £1135 Hall Ovens, £1115 (x2) Ash View, £1100 Croft House, £1060 Pallet Hill Farm, £1055 Sideway Bank, British Blue £1200 (x2) £1025 (x2), £1015 (x3) Broathill, £1100 Eden Bank Farm, £1045 (x2) Sleightholme, £1035 (x2) Standing Stonerigg, £1025 Pinegrove, £1015 Shillafield, £1000 Fishergill, Blonde £1175, £1155, £1120 Merryshield, Simmental £1155 Fishergill, £1155 Merryshields, £1055 Standing Stonerigg, Charolais £1085 Stockber, £1075, £1050 Sideway Bank, Hereford £1035 Cockley Bank Ltd, Beef Shorthorn £1015 Hayclose, Aberdeen Angus £925 (x3) Hallfoot, £905 Eden View Farm, £900 (x2) Cote House Farm.

WEANERS –  At the weekly weaned cattle sale saw a plainer show of 279 cattle forward with the weather holding back a few buyers with quality as usual selling very well to the vendors advantage.  The top price was obtained by a Charolais bull from Messrs Gardhouse, Aikton House, Wigton peaking the sale at £1085.  Three quarter bred and quality stock sold very well but plainer cattle proved harder to cash.

Leading Prices per head:
Bulls: Charolais £1085, £880, £860 Aikton House, Simmental £950 £800 Warshaugh, £885 Bridge Bank, Limousin £900, £725 Wardrew Farm, £715 Langdyke Cottage, £630 £620 (x2) Wydon Eals Farm, £620 (x3) Langdyke Cottage, Aberdeen Angus £795 Hindrigg Farm, £585 Chalkside, £585 Stone House, Hereford £725 £645 £600 Barnglies, £620 Lowther Low Moor, Fleckvieh £690 (x2) Aikton House, £620 (x2) £500 (x2) Lowther Low Moor, Galloway £630 Auchencairn, British Blue £590 (x3) Lowther Low Moor, £560 Chalkside, £540 (x2) Stone House, Holstein Friesian £415 Aikton House, £300 (x3) Crossrigg Farm.

Steers: Charolais £855 Cooper House Farm, £840 Mosergh Farm, £775, £760, £630 Airds of Balcary £630 Glenlea, Limousin £830 Hawksteel Farm, £790 £730 Wydon Eals Farm, £740 (x2) £630 Mosergh Farm, £730 Pathways, £680 (x2) Mid Skeog Farm, £670 (x2) Sleightholme Farm, £630 Deans Biggin Farm, Aberdeen Angus £830 Garvilland, £815 (x4) £625 (x2) Milescott, £780 (x7) £645 (x3) Kilfillan, £740 Mosergh Farm, £675 Mid Skeog Farm, British Blue £820 (x3) Cooper House Farm, £705 (x6) Back of Wall, £695 (x4) Deans Biggin Farm, £610 Mayfield, Hereford £805 Wydon Eals Farm, £700 The Firs, £695 Holme Farm, Holstein Friesian £580 (x2) Edenbanks, £500 (x2) Glenlea, Friesian £500 Sleightholme Farm, £460 Muirston Farm, £430 Grain Head, Fleckvieh £450 Ravelaw, Beef Shorthorn £745 (x2) Garvilland, Simmental £660 Glenlea, £520 Muirston Farm, Montbelairde £540 Stonewalls.

Heifers: Limousin £850 £845 (x3) Whiteside Farm, £810 (x2) Crookholm Farm,  £760 £710 Hawksteel Farm, £700 Glenlea, £665 Heather House, £640 Parkside Farm, Charolais £810 Cooper House Farm, £660 Garvilland, £630 Whiteside Farm, £630 (x2), £605 (x5), £600 Airds of Balcary, Aberdeen Angus £775 Garvilland £680 (x6) £660 (x3) £610 (x6) Kilfillan, £670 (x3) Milescott, £600 Sleightholme Farm, British Blue £715 (x4) £665 Heather House, Hereford £570 Holme Farm, South Devon £510 Parkside Farm, Friesian £400 Muirston Farm.