Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

6th February 2019

Harrison and Hetherington Ltd had forward 952 head of cattle at their weekly Wednesday Sale, consisting of 736 Catalogued store cattle, un-entered store bulls, stirks and 216 calves.

More cattle are required to satisfy the demand for all classes of cattle as more buyers appear at ringside every week.

To sell your cattle to advantage please contact the sales team to discuss marketing your Store cattle, stirks and calves.

STORE CATTLE – Yet another good entry of 458 store cattle forward with all classes remaining very easy to sell and vendors leaving delighted with their returns.  Top overall was an Aberdeen Angus steer from Rosehill Farms achieving £1280.  British Blues to £1240 from Messrs Stamper, Rose Farm, Cockermouth and Limousins to £1230 from Messrs Studholme, Ash View, Wigton.  Heifers saw a day’s top of £1270 for a Limousin cross from Messrs Dickinson, Low House, Wigton, British Blues to £1210 from Messrs Lloyd, Fishergill,  Wigton and £1200 for another from Low House again and Simmentals to £1185 from Messrs Gwynne, Castlerigg Farm, Newton Stewart.  Black and whites sold to £1145 from Messrs Roddam, Fordlands, Carlisle for two Friesian steers.

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

Leading prices per head:
Steers: Aberdeen Angus £1280 Rosehill Farms, £1240 (x3) Ribton House, £1195 £1160 £1150 Espland, £1180 (x3) Rose Farm, £1155 (x2) Town End Farm, British Blue £1240 Rose Farm, £1210 Green Farm, £1190 (x3) £1130 The Flatt, £1165 £1135 (x3) Harley Croft, £1155 Windy Nook, £1070 Briggle Farm, £1065 The Howes, £1045 Stenries Farm, Limousin £1230 Ash View, £1220 Harley Croft, £1210 Green Farm, £1195 £1140 Beck Farm, £1190 £1090 Harper Hill, £1180 Bankend, £1165 Brackenhill Rigg, £1100 (x2) Cross Hill, Charolais £1190 Beck Farm, £1070 Briggle Farm, £1065 Brisco Hall, Simmental £1180, £1090 Westnewton Hall, £1070 (x4) Prior Rigg, Blonde £1165, £1065 Westnewton Hall, Friesian £1145 (x2) £1010 Fordlands Farm, Hereford £1140, £1060, £1030 Espland, Shorthorn £1115 Harper Hill Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1090 Espland, Montbelairde £1070 Briggle Farm, £950 Brackenhill Rigg, Fleckvieh £1000 Espland, Holstein Friesian £910 £880 Waingate Head, £910 Espland.

Heifers: Limousin £1270 £1190 Low House, £1200, £1190 (x2) £1140 Osborne Farm, £1180 (x2), £1120  Lairdlaugh, £1180 £1160 Beck Farm, £1170 West End Farm, £1160 £1130 (x2) Cumdivock Farm, British Blue £1210 £1180 £1090 £1075 Fishergill, £1200 Low House, £1165 Seymour House, £1125, £1115 £1080 Rose Farm, £1110 High Bow, £1065 Harper Hill Farm, Simmental £1185 Castlewigg Farm, £1115 Dornock Mains, £1050 Westnewton Hall, Shorthorn £1090 (x2) £950 (x2) Espland, Charolais £1070 Harley Croft, £1025 (x3) Kilnknowe, Parthenais £1110 High Tarns Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1050 (x9) Ribton House, £1035 High Bow, Blonde £1005, £935 Westnewton Hall, Hereford £890 Lamonby Hall.

WEANERS- A larger entry of 278 which included 89 bulls with a good show on offer to a large ring side of buyers which ensured a great trade.  Messrs Johnstone &  Sons, Low Flow sold two Limousin bulls which topped for £1250 for a 13 month old Limousin bull.  Messrs Cleasby, Linden House run of 16 Limousin bulls sold to average £1041 and topped at £1160 and £1100 for 11 and 12 month old animals.  Messrs Forster, East Wharmley run of Simmental bulls topped at £1095 (x3).  Messrs Pickering, Fairspring Farm sold a Limousin x bullock for £1190 and Messrs Cowan, The Ash sold a 12 month old Limousin x heifer for £1020.

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

Leading Prices:
Bulls: Limousin £1250 £1060 Low Flow, £1160 (x2) £1090 (x2) £1070 (x2) £1060 (x2) £1040 (x2) £1030 (x2) £1010 (x2) Linden House, £990, £940 The Ash, Simmental £1095 (x3) East Wharmley, British Blue £950 Wall End Farm, Montbelairde £730 Greenwrae, Shorthorn £625 Scotby Shields, Aberdeen Angus £585 (x7) £570 Mid Bishopton Farm, Hereford £510 (x2) Field Head Farm, Fleckvieh £485 Millsidebridge.

Steers: Limousin £1190 Fairspring Farm, £980 £940 Burthwaite, £955 £900 (x3), £900 (x2), Upper Burnmouth, British Blue £980 £950 (x2) Blenket Farm, £950 Wall End Farm, Simmental £930 Shillafield, Aberdeen Angus £840 (x2) Collin Bank, Welsh Black £740, West Rennington, Holstein Friesian £640, £550 (x3) Blenket Farm.

Heifers: Limousin £1020 The Ash, £860 Burthwaite, £860 (x4) Charlesfield, British Blue £910 Lodges Farm, Simmental £855 Keepershield, Aberdeen Angus £855 Keepershield Farm, £755 Stone House, Charolais £830 Greyrigg, Holstein £790 Marsh House, Ayrshire £740 Marsh House.