Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

24th April 2019

Harrison & Hetherington had forward 1137 head of cattle at their Weekly Wednesday Sale at Borderway comprising of 938 Catalogued Store Cattle, Store Bulls and Stirks and 199 Calves.

Another large entry of all classes of Rearing, Growing and Feeding Cattle met a very strong demand throughout as over 140 active buyers operated in 3 sale rings.

STORE CATTLE – A lower quality offering of 614 store cattle forward at the weekly sale.  Trade was similar to that of last week seeing an overall top of £1390 for a Charolais steer from Messrs Watson, Howrigg, Wigton who averaged £1320 for their consignment.  Simmentals to £1235 from Messrs Hodgson, White House, Penrith, Limousins to £1220 from Messrs Atkinson, Hawkrigg, Appleby.  British Blues to £1210 from Messrs Beaty, Newton Field, Maryport and  Aberdeen Crosses also to £1210 from Messrs Palmer, Longrigg Thorn, Carlisle.

Heifers were again easiest to sell with a top of £1270 for a pen of three Limousins from Messrs Beattie, Woodfield, Annan.  British Blues to £1190 from Messrs Lloyd, Fishergill, Wigton.  Simmentals to £1180 from Messrs Wood, Arnold House, Carlisle, Aberdeen Angus crosses to £1125 from Messrs Palmer, Longrigg Thorn and Charolais to £1100 from Messrs Atkinson, Hawkrigg, Appleby.

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: Charolais £1390, £1300, £1270 Howrigg Farm, £1160 £1150 Sideway Bank, £1155 Arnold House, £1110 Stenries, £1095 (x3) Woodslee, £1090 (x2) Sydney Place, Simmental £1235 £1140 White House, £1105, £1100 (x2) £1035 (x4) Tinnishall, Limousin £1220 Hawkrigg Farm, £1190 Flimby Hall, £1180 £1175 Windy Nook, £1180 White House, £1170 £1125, £1110 Beech House, £1170 (x4) Croft House, £1150 Green Farm, £1150 Town Head Farm, £1145 The Flatt, £1135 £1100 (x2) Newton Field, £1130 Beck Farm, £1120 Roe Farm, £1100 Bridge Farm, £1100 Arnold House, £1100 (x4) Woodslee, British Blue £1210 £1205 Newton Field, £1195 White House, £1180 £1175 (x4) £1130 Heggle Lane Farm, £1170 Cleughbrae Mill, £1150 £1110 Rose Farm, £1100 Arnold House, Aberdeen Angus £1210 (x2) £1075 Longrigg Thorn, £1130 Newton Field, £1105 Stone House, £1090 (x4) Cockley Bank, £1055 Midtown Farm, Hereford £1140 Windy Nook, £1075 (x2) £945 (x2) £900 (x2) Scalehill Farm, £905 (x3) Glassonby Beck Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1090 (x2) Briggle Farm, Fleckvieh £1040 (x4) Heggle Lane Farm, £880 Lowfield House, £855, £815 Wardpark, Blonde £990 High Green Hill, Friesian £980, £790 Sheepfields, £790 Midtown Farm, Shorthorn £950 Lane Head Farm, £920 Briggle Farm, Holstein Friesian £900 Newton Field, £900 (x3) Carrrick Dean £805 (x3) Cockley Bank, Holstein £810 Sheepfields.

Heifers: Limousin £1270 (x3) Woodfield, £1220 Roe Farm, £1215 (x2) Stone House, £1205 Hawkrigg Farm, £1190 £1180 (x2) The Flatt, £1185 Arnold House, £1180 (x4) Cockley Bank, £1170 Fishergill, £1160 West Whitrigg, £1155 Stone House, British Blue £1190 £1115 Fishergill, £1150 £1120 £1110 Arnold House, £1075 (x2) Holly Bush £1075 Stone House, £1075 (x2) The Howes, £1065 (x2) Barrock End, £1050 (x3) Coombe Crag, Simmental £1180 Arnold House, £1135 Fox House Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1125 Longrigg Thorn, £970 (x5) Cockley Bank, £940 The Howes, £920 Hayclose, Charolais £1100 (x2) Hawkrigg Farm, £1095 Stenries, £1060 £1000 (x2) The Flatt, £1060 Beck Farm, £1050 Fox House Farm, £1000 (x2) Sideway Bank, Blonde £1055 Stenries, Hereford £1000 Windy Nook, £955 Fox House Farm, £930, £910 (x2) Dornock Mains.

WEANERS- Once again a large show of 396 weaners were forward with a good ring side of buyers ensuring a great trade throughout.  Messrs Burrow, Lodges Farm run of British Blue heifers topped at £1145 and £1005 at 13 month old.  Messrs Bland, Cotegill sold a Limousin bull for at 11 months old which sold for £1000

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: Heifers: British Blue £1145, £1005 £965 £905 Lodges Farm, £925 West Moorhouses, £880 (x2) Dykehead, Simmental £965, £855 East Wharmley, Charolais £895 Brocklerigg, £800 (x3) Isel Old Park, Limousin £865 (x2) Orton Hall, £815 Nunfield, £815 Tarn How, Aberdeen Angus £745 (x3) Kilfillan.

Bulls: Limousin £1000 Cotegill, £880 £820 Croft House, £835 West Moorhouses, £815 (x2) Housenrigg Farm, Simmental £900 Town End Farm, British Blue £880 West Moorhouses, Montbelairde £850 Hillend Farm, Aberdeen Angus £760 Aikton House, £750 Barnowl Steading, Holstein Friesian £540 Aikton House.

Steers: Charolais £905, £890 Isel Old Park, Limousin £885 (x2) £750 Lodore Farm, £875 Brow Farm, Simmental £845 (x2) Hartrigg, British Blue £835, £820 The Bog, Aberdeen Angus £880 (x2) £850 (x2) Kilfillan, Hereford £805 Brewery House Barn, Holstein Friesian £715 Bulls Head Farm, Belted Galloway £675 Lodore Farm, Friesian £595 (x9) £565 (x3) Kilfillan £505, £500 (x2) Trainlands, Holstein £585 £565 Hill Farm.