Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

7th August 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward an entry of over 1050 head at their Weekly Wednesday Sale comprising of 659 catalogued Store Cattle, un-entered Young bulls and Stirks, 212 Calves and 183 Dairy Cattle in the Monthly Sale.

A marvellous selection of cattle in every department met a very strong demand with a large contingent of buyers forward in every ring.

STORE CATTLE – Another fantastic entry of 475 head were presented to the usual bustling ring side of buyers, with all classes selling to excellent rates.

The sale topped at £1285 for an exceptional Limousin x heifer which was shown by Messrs Barnes, Hutton Roof, Penrith who also sold the top priced bullock at £1165.  Strong dairy sorts were regularly in or around the £1100 mark to top at £1115 for a pen of three Aberdeen Angus bullocks from Messrs Rudd, Grassing Farm, Kirkbride who’s averaged £1100 for his run of ten.

Leading prices per head:
Heifers: Limousin £1285 £1065 Hutton Roof, £1235 Ladyhousesteads, £1220 (x2) £1090 (x2) £1085 (x2) Ratlinggate Farm, £1105 Midtown Farm, £1055 (x2) £1045 Heatheridge Farm, £1045 Newby Farm, British Blue £1125 £1000 Heatheridge Farm, £930 (x2) Greenview, Charolais £1105 Ladyhousesteads, £1010 £985 Bank Wood, £935 Clappers Farm, £925 (x3) Stenries View, Aberdeen Angus £1035 Bankend, £965 Stenries View, £945 (x2) Ballacutchel Road, Simmental £955 Ballacutchel Road.

Steers:  Limousin £1165 Hutton Roof, £1105 £1050 Southerfield Hall, £1105, £1060  Brackenhill Rigg, £1105 £1085  Clappers Farm, £1085 £1060 Bank Wood, £1050 Flimby Hall, £1025 (x2) £1015 Newby Farm, £1000 Stenries View, £1000 Raygarth Field Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1115 (x3) £1105 (x3) £1045 Grassings Farm, £1105 Ballacutchel Road, £1050 Stenries View, £1040 (x6) £1035 (x6) Whinney Hill Farm, British Blue £1100 (x3) Grassings Farm, £1085 (x3) £1065 Sleightholme, £1055, £1045, £1025  Brackenhill Rigg, £1045 Wood Head, £1025 Flatt, £1015 Greenview £1000 (x3) Monkhill Hall Farm, Simmental £1085 (x4) Riggshields, £1000 Stenries View, £985 Ballacutchel Road, £920 Greenview, Charolais £975 (x2) Mossband Hall, £945 £900 Greenview, £920 Stenries View, Friesian £965 Brackenhill Rigg, Beef Shorthorn £945 Greenview, Holstein Friesian £925 Southerfield Hall, £880 The Grove, £805 (x5) Cross Hill, Whitebred Shorthorn £905 Whitbysteads, Fleckvieh £905 £900 (x2) Limekilns Farm, Holstein £805 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 large show of 237 weanlings were forward with a good ring side of buyers which ensured that all classes being a great trade.  Uskstar sold 4 British Blue x heifers for £1070, £1065 (x2) and £1025.  Messrs Henshall, Sarkshields, sold the top priced Limousin bull for £1030.  Messrs Mattinson & Son, Burthwaite run of Limousin cattle topped at £990 for a 12 month old bullock and Mike Cousin, The Laws run of outstanding cattle topped at £980 (x2) at 11 months and 12 month old Limousin x bullocks.

Leading prices:
Heifers: British Blue £1070 £1065 (x2) £1025 Oakghyll Farm, Limousin £920 The Laws, £890 Burthwaite, Aberdeen Angus £845 High House.  

Bulls: Limousin £1030 (x2) Sarkshields Farm, Blonde £865, £800 Newshield Farm, Aberdeen Angus £745 (x5) Syndey Place, Holstein £405 Ballacutchel Road.

Steers: Limousin £990 £910 (x2) Burthwaite, £980 (x2) The Laws, Aberdeen Angus £695 Caton Street, Friesian £675 (x2) Edenbanks, Hereford £620 Caton Street, Holstein Friesian £585, £580 Glendue Farm.

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