Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

17th July 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 926 head at their Weekly Wednesday Sale at Borderway comprising of 548 store cattle and weanlings, 296 calves and 82 Dairy cattle in the Monthly Border and Lakeland Holstein Club Sale.

STORE CATTLE – A much larger show of 403 store cattle forward with trade slightly less on the week.  Top overall was a Limousin cross steer from Messrs Horn, Barton Dale, Penrith who received £1280.  Messrs Hewetson, Lords Close, Maryport sold another to £1230 as did Messrs Charlton, Crown Point, Penrith.  Herefords sold to £1255 from Messrs Stainton, The Garth, Croglin.  British Blues to £1210 from Messrs Beaty, Durdar Farm, Carlisle, Aberdeen Angus to £1165 from Messrs Miller, Tarn Lodge, Brampton and Beef Shorthorns sold to £1130 from Messrs Magnay Greenwrae, Gretna.  Heifers peaked at £1180 for a Limousin from Messrs Bowe, Midtown, Wigton.  British Blue crosses to £1100 from Messrs McKie, Lawrence Holme, Wigton.

Leading prices per head:
Steers: Limousin £1280 £1180 Barton Dale, £1230 £1220 Lords Close, £1230 £1215 Crown Point Farm, £1130 Whitelaird, £1130 Holme Head Farm, £1125 £1105, £1095 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1120 (x2) £1070 (x3) Rye Close, Hereford £1255 £1160 The Garth, £1040 (x5) Ryeclose, £960 Laversdale Farm, £955 Wood Head, £900 Murrah Hall

British Blue £1210 £1200 £1090 Durdar Farm, £1120 Crown Point Farm, £1090 Wood Head £1090 £1050 Sandbed Farm, £1055 Briggle Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1165 £1100 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1125 (x4) Rose Farm, £1080 Hesket Demain £1065 Whitelaird, £1035 (x4) Stainton House Farm, £1005 (x2) Harbarrow Farm, £975 (x2) Jerriestown, Charolais £1140 Newtown Farm, £1065 The Grove £940 Cooper House Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1130 Greenwrae £1010 The Grove, £945 Corriehills, Farm, £900 (x2) Hayclose, Saler £1110 (x2) £950 Newtown Farm, Montbelairde £1060 £950 Greenwrae, £930 (x4) Briggle Farm, Simmental £1010 Blountfield, Fleckvieh £940 £900 Limekilns Farm, Friesian £920 (x2) Rye Close, £900 Harbarrow Farm, Holstein £790 (x3) Carlatton Demense.

Heifers: Limousin £1180 Midtown Farm, £1160, £1140 £1130 Orton Rigg Farm, £1050 £1045 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1045 (x3) Newton Field, £1040 Ladyhousesteads, £1000 Wallhead, British Blue £1100 £1080 £1070 £1050 Lawrence Holme, £1060 Newton Field, £1000 (x2) Cockley Bank, £1000 Hesket Demain, Aberdeen Angus £965 £935 £910 Cockley Bank, £924 Newton Field, £905 Harbarrow Farm, £965 Briggle Farm, Simmental £905 Rottington Hall, Beef Shorthorn £890 Harper Hill Farm, Hereford £860 Laversdale Farm, Charolais £885 Upper Moor.

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 good show of 145 weanlings were forward and a good ring side of buyers ensuring a good trade.  Messrs Clark, Airyolland Farm, sold a 15 month old Limousin x bull for £1000 and British Blue x bulls for £985 and £960.  Messrs Proctor, Swarland Old Hall sold 3 Limousin bulls for £990.  Messrs Bell & Son, Holmewrangle sold a 2008 born Blue x cow and calf for £1300.

Leading prices:
Bulls: Limousin £1000 Airyolland Farm, £990 (x3) Swarland Old Hall, British Blue £985 £960 £880 Airyolland Farm.

Heifers: Charolais £890 (x2) Wheyrigg House, Limousin £840 Edenbanks, £795 Harbarrow, British Blue £800 Fawcettlees, Aberdeen Angus £710 Sanson Seal Farm

Steers: British Blue £845 (x5) Stone House, Limousin £830 Wydon Eals Farm, £795 Harbarrow Farm, Aberdeen Angus £755 Whitehills Farm, Charolais £740 Harbarrow Farm, Hereford £600 Wydon Eals Farm, Fleckvieh £590 Lowther Low Moor.

Cow & Calf: Blue x £1300 Holmewrangle Farm.

For further information on the sale of weaned calves at Borderway, please contact Auctioneers David Holliday 07710 189804 or David Fearon 07500173273