Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

19th June 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 1135 head of cattle at their Weekly Wednesday sale consisting of 760 catalogued store cattle, un-entered store bulls and stirks,  301 calves and  67 Dairy cattle in the Pedigree dairy sale and 7 commercial dairy cows.

STORE CATTLE – A very good catalogue of 585 store cattle forward with all classes very easily sold to the massive crowd or prospective purchasers.  Top overall was a British Blue cross heifer from Messrs Thompson, Wood Head, Carlisle achieving £1280.  Messrs Fishwick, Thornship Farm, Penrith sold another to £1250.  Steers topped at £1215 for a Charolais cross from Messrs Kyle, Spoutbank, Brampton and £1200 from Messrs Brough, Clappers, Wigton.  Limousins sold to £1210 from Messrs Storey, Tinnishall, Canonbie.  Messrs Hodgson Green Farm, Penrith achieved the same price for a British Blue cross.  Please advise entries for next week’s sale.

Leading prices per head:
Heifers: British Blue £1280 £1030 Wood Head, £1250 Thornship Farm, £1095 £1070 (x2) £1050 £1040 Lawrence Holme, £1040 Ghyll Bank, Continental £1210, £1130 £1045 Orrisdale Farm, Charolais £1165, £1150 Dacre Lodge, £1090 Gretna House, £1060 Halldykes, Limousin £1140 Dacre Lodge, £1115 (x2) £1090 (x3) Lords Close, £1105 (x2), £1030  £1010 (x2) Albierigg, £1075 Kilnford Croft, £1050 (x2) Gapshields, £1045 Orrisdale Farm, £1040 (x2) Croft House Farm, £1040 Thorney Croft, £1040 £1020 Wardrew Farm, £1025 £1010 The Faulds, £1020 (x2) Dry Howe, £1020 Tinnishall, £1015, £1010 Thornship Farm, £1010 Clappers Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1095 Thornship Farm, £1045 Orrisdale Farm, Simmental £1060 Dacre Lodge, Hereford £1050 £1000 Bankend.  

Steers: Limousin £1210 £1130 Tinnishall, £1165 Green Farm, £1125 £1110 West Hot Bank, £1115 Orrisdale Farm, £1110 Clappers Farm, £1110 Stenries, £1110 £1075 Green Farm, £1100 (x2) Maryland Farm,  £1100 (x2) Haresceugh Castle, £1100 Walton Woodhead, £1100 Gapshields, £1095 Thornship Farm, £1090, £1080  Albierigg. £1080 Upper Higham Lane, £1080 (x2) The Throp, Charolais £1215 £1135 £1060 Spout Bank, £1200 Clappers Farm, £1110 (x2) £1095 (x2) Orrisdale Farm, £1070 Waters Farm, £1005 Low Houses, British Blue £1210 Green Farm, £1160 £1045 Stenries, £1140, £1125 Southerfield Hall, £1090 The Faulds, £1080 Seymour House, £1030 £1000 Sandbed Farm, £1010 Spout Bank, Aberdeen Angus £1115 £955 (x2) £940 Orrisdale Farm, £1080 Thornship Farm, £1075 (x2) Low Thorny £1050 (x3) Stenries, Simmental £1080 Thorney Croft, £1000 Tinnishall, Shorthorn £1060 Midtown Farm, Blonde £1050 The Faulds, Continental £955, £940 Orrisdale Farm, Hereford £940 Orrisdale Farm, Holstein Friesian £860 (x2) £780 (x3) Kelsick House, £795 (x2) Waingate House, £710 (x2) Low Thorny, Devon Red £835 Orrisdale Farm, Friesian £795 (x4) Midtown Farm, Holstein £705 (x4) Blue Dial Farm.

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

WEANED CATTLE: A smaller show of weaned cattle were forward mainly due to the fine spell of weather but still saw a very busy ringside of buyers from start to finish.  Top price on the day was for a Limousin x steer from McNabney Bros which went to top the sale at £1015.  With grass in plentiful supply at the moment all cattle were in high demand especially smaller grazing types

Bulls were also very strongly bid for seeing the bulls topping at £1005 from Messrs Hodgson & Peart who also had bulls selling for £975 x2 and £965.

Leading prices:
Steers: Limousin £1015 Barsalloch Farm, £815, £800 £775 £755 West Hot Bank, £785 High Griseburn, £700 Keepershield Farm, £700 Whitbysteads, Belted Galloway £930 Heatheridge Farm, £700 £600 (x3) Inglewood Bank, British Blue £915 Barsalloch Farm, £765 Middle Brownrigg, £700 (x3) Sandysike Farmhouse, £700 Far Brownrigg, £675 West Hot Bank, £635 Plumpton Foot Farm, Simmental £895 Barsalloch Farm, Aberdeen Angus £845 Barsalloch Farm, £815 £755 £700 (x2) West Hot Bank, Holstein Friesian £755 (x3) £725 (x3) £620 (x4) £545 (x4) Barsalloch Farm, Hereford £700 £545 (x4) Barsalloch Farm, Friesian £665, £545 (x4) £510 (x4) £510 (x5) Kilfillan, Highland £405 Inglewood Bank. 

Bulls: Limousin £1005, £975 (x2) £965 (x2) £850 (x2) £840 Far Howe, £955 (x2) £905 (x4) £875 (x12) £865 (x4) £815 (x4) Widdrington Farm, £885 Summerhill Farm, £675 (x2) £665 Keepershield Farm, £645 Ashley Grove Farm, Simmental £925 (x4) High Griseburn, Aberdeen Angus £915 (x3) Orrisdale Farm.

Heifers: Hereford £875 North Churchlands, £585 Plumpton Foot Farm, Aberdeen Angus £795, £735 (x3) £655 West Hot Bank, British Blue £775 (x2) £685 (x3) Sunnycroft, Limousin £630 Far Brownrigg, Beef Shorthorn £605 Longrigg, Saler £545 Barton Church Farm, Holstein Friesian £515 Sunnycroft.  

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