Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

1st May 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 1377 head of cattle at their Weekly Wednesday sale at Borderway consisting of 1036 Catalogued Store Cattle, Un-entered Store Bulls and Stirks, 267 Calves and 74 Dairy Cattle in the Borderway Monthly Dairy Day.

Over 220 Vendors showed cattle in 4 rings,  all classes continue to sell well.

Next week’s sale includes the Special May Sale of Store Cattle with an anticipated entry of over 900 Store Cattle, 400 Stirks and 300 Calves.

STORE CATTLE – Another great show of 675 store cattle were forward.  Strong, well fleshed grazing sorts remained a great trade however plainer, leaner types met a steadier enquiry.  The sale topped at £1300 for a cracking Limousin x heifer from W Cairns & Sons, Windy Nook, Armathwaite.  Bullocks sold to £1260 for a great pen of three Limousins from Messrs Studholme, Ash View, Wigton.  Natives sold to £1165 for an Angus bullock from Messrs JT & M Crowther, West Trailtrow, Lockerbie.

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:
Heifers: Limousin £1300 Windy Nook, £1275 Beckhall Farm, £1255 Kirkhouse, £1200 £1115 £1100 Arkleby Hall, £1200 West Whitrigg, £1195 Arnold House, £1185 Hawkrigg Farm, £1175 (x2) £1100 (x2) Croft House Farm (Faulder) , £1170 (x3) Woodfield, £1165 £1125 Greenwrae, £1155 £1130 (x2) Lairdlaugh, £1145 High Grounds, £1135 Croft House (Bowman), £1125 Riggfoot Farm,  £1105 Broathill, British Blue £1280 £1155 Howrigg Farm, £1205 West Whitrigg, £1185 (x4) £1170 £1105 (x2), £1095 (x2)  Lawrence Holme, £1185 £1165 Beckhall Farm, £1105 £1035 Sleightholme, £1100 Underhelm, £1075 Springfields, £1050 Bank Farm, £1015 Bankend, Charolais £1200 Howrigg Farm, £1175 £1075 (x2) Hillhead, £1100 Fishergill, £1085 Riggfoot Farm, £1055 Stenries View, £1045 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1035 Sideway Bank, Saler £1145 Arnold House, Blonde £1115 Croft House, £1075 High Grounds, Simmental £1095 (x2) Chapel House, Aberdeen Angus £1050 £1025 £935 (x2) £900 Arnold House, £955 Chapel Farm, £945 Ibrak, £900 Millriggs Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1025, £975 Greenwrae, Hereford £965 £815 Greenwrae, £865 Mouswald Grange, £815 (x4) Bank Farm.

Steers: Limousin £1260 (x3) Ash View, £1245 Hawkrigg Farm, £1240 £1185 Windy Nook, £1190 £1185, £1175 (x2)  Bridge Farm, £1185 Lairdlaugh, £1185 £1165 Beckhall Farm, £1155 Croft House, £1115 Standing Stonerigg, £1115 Chapel House, £1105 £1085 Sorrow Stones, £1100 Sleightholme, £1100 Briggle Farm, £1090 (x2) Shankfield Head, £1085 Riggfoot Farm, British Blue £1225 Broathill, £1200 £1135 £1085 £1065 Sandbed Farm, £1190 £1115 (x3) West Trailtrow, £1155 Spoutbank, £1155 Underhelm, £1145 (x2) Julian Holme, £1125 Beckhall Farm, £1125 (x2) £1085 Riggshields, £1125 Briggle Farm, £1115 Fishergill, £1115 (x2) £1055 Carleton Hill Farm, £1199 (x4) Newton Field, Charolais  £1175 £1085 Riggfoot Farm, £1175 (x3) Hillhead, £1115 West Trailtrow, £1100 £1065 £1025 Spout Bank, £1075 Sorrow Stones, £1045, £1000 Low Houses, £1025 (x2) Mossband Hall, Aberdeen Angus £1165 West Trailtrow, £1115 £1100 Bankend, £1115 Windy Nook, £1105 (x2) Briggle Farm, £1065 (x4) Newton Field, £1020 (x3) Scalehill Farm, Simmental £1155 Spout Bank, £1145 Riggshields, £1135 Hawkrigg Farm, £1080 (x4) £1045 (x4), £1000 (x4)  Chapel Farm, £1045 West Trailtrow, £1005 Harper Hill Farm, £1000 Millriggs, Montbelairde £1145 Lawrence Holme, Friesian £1115 Chapel Farm, Hereford £1060 Spout Bank, £1045 (x2) West Trailtrow, Holstein Friesian £840 (x2) Sheepfields.

WEANERS- A large show of 363 weanlings were forward with a good ring side of buyers ensuring a great trade throughout.  Messrs Norman, Little Orton Farm sold 11 to 12 month old Limousin bulls for £1090 and £1085.  Messrs Oliver, Cawfield sold a 13 month old Limousin x bullock for £1000.  Mr Cousin, The Laws sold a 13 month old Limousin x bullock for £990.  Messrs Mattinson & Son, Burthwaite run of 12 month old Limousin x bullocks topped at £985.  Messrs Johnston, Horsemoor Hills Limousin x bullocks topped at £980 for a 13 month old.

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 £1090 £1085 £1000 Little Orton Farm, British Blue £900 Dryfesdale Gate Farm, Charolais £860 Newfield Grange, Montbelairde £800 Relief Farm, Hereford £660 Chollerton Farm, Holstein £650 (x4) Clackmae Farm, Aberdeen Angus £650 (x7) Whitelaird.

Steers: Limousin £1060 Wall End Farm, £1000 Cawfields, £990 The Laws, £985 Burthwaite, £980 (x2) Horsemoor Hills, British Blue £895 Home Farm, Gilgarran, Charolais £810 Oakbank, Montbelairde £800 (x2) Oakbank, Hereford £750 North Churchlands, Aberdeen Angus £740 Trainlands, Friesian £600 Bailey Town, £560 (x3) Trainlands, Holstein Friesian £550 (x2) Edenbanks, Belted Galloway £520 Brewery House Barn.

Heifers: Limousin £935 (x2) Kirkbride House, £890 Batey Shield, £880 (x2) Horsemoor Hills, £870 £860 Quarry Bank Farm, £850 (x2) Burthwaite, Simmental £895 (x2) Fowrass Farm, British Blue £895 £865 Kirkbride House, £880 Bailey Town, £850 Brayshaw, Charolais £795 Tongue House.