Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

26th February 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward over 1300 head of cattle at their Weekly Wednesday sale at Borderway, comprising of 973 Catalogued Store Cattle, and Unentered Store Bulls and Weanlings and 378 Calves.

A tremendous entry of cattle of all categories met an exceptionally strong demand with over 130 active buyers operating across the 3 rings ensuring another excellent day’s trading for the 200 vendors who consigned cattle.

STORE CATTLE – At the weekly sale an entry of 640 store cattle forward.  All classes of cattle met a great trade with another busy ringside of buyers on hand keen to buy cattle.  Topping the sale at £1360 was a great Limousin x bullock shown by Messrs Wigham, Coldshield, Haltwhistle who had others to £1350, with his run of cattle averaging £1305.  Heifers sold to £1240 for a cracking Limousin x from Messrs Fisher, Lairdlaugh, Castle Douglas.  Young cattle sold to extreme rates with 12 month old Limousin heifers from Messrs Fell, Stanger Hill, Wigton selling to £1190 and £1180.  Also 10 month old Limousin cross bullocks to £1100 from Kilnstown Farm, Roweltown

More of all classes are required on a weekly basis.  Please advise entries to Main office or any of our Auctioneers.

Leading prices:
Steers: Limousin £1360 £1350 (x2) Cold Shields, £1260 (x2) £1155 £1150 (x2) High Knells Farm, £1255 £1150 Flimby Hall, £1235 £1170 Arkleby House Farm, £1210 £1200 Woodhouse, £1200 Harley Croft, £1200 £1185  Petteril Hill Farm, £1185 High Flowery Hirst, £1185 (x4) Newtown Farm, £1175 Shield Green, £1170 £1150 Woodhouse, £1170 (x2) Ridley Farm, £1155 Hall Garth, £1150 (x2) Beckhall Farm, British Blue £1300 Ribton House, £1265 £1225 (x2) £1145 Carleton Hill Farm, £1185 Thorney Croft, £1165 Kirkland Farm, £1135 Shawhill, £1115 Cumcatch Farm, £1110 Thackwood, £1110 £1075 Broathill, £1100 (x2) £1050 Cockley Bank £1090 Beckhall Farm, £1085 Low Meadow, £1080 (x2) Harley Croft, £1030 Burtholme Farm, £1000 (x2) Dearham Hall, £1000 Hallrigg, Charolais £1220 High Park Foot, £1160 (x2) West End Farm, £1120 £1075 £1045 Midtown Farm, £1055 Swordwellrigg, £1040 (x2) Low Houses, Simmental £1165 £1155 Thorney Croft, £1055 Sorrow Stones, Hereford £1185 Ribton House, £1055 Sorrowstones, Aberdeen Angus £1175 Ribton House, £1145 (x3) Grassings Farm, £1130, £1035 Longrigg Thorn, £1045 The Flatt, £1025 Bankend, £1005 Sorrowstones, Holstein Friesian £1085 (x6) £1075 £1015 (x2) Ribton House, Belted Galloway £1000 Kirkland Farm.

Heifers: Limousin £1240 £1135 (x2) £1125 Lairdlaugh, £1220 (x2) £1105 £1100 (x2) Hall Garth, £1190 £1180, £1140 (x2) Stanger Hill, £1165 (x2) The Garth, £1145 Hallburn Croft, £1140 Flimby Hall, £1140 (x2) Gapshields £1125 £1100 Cockley Bank, £1115, £1110 Woodhouse, £1090 Shawhill, British Blue £1110 Thackwood, £1085 (x2) £1075 £1055 Sandbed Farm, £1065 (x3), £1025 (x2) Cockleybank, £1060 £1055 Sheepfields, £1045 Cumcatch Farm, £1005 Broathill, Charolais £1100 The Garth, £1100 (x2) High Park Foot, £1055 West End Farm, £1055 Midtown Farm, £1055 (x2) Swordwellrigg Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1055 £975 £935 Longrigg Thorn, £1025 (x2) Cockleybank, £1020 (x2) £985 Scalehill Farm, £915 Bankend £915 (x2) £905 (x2) Park House Farm, £900 (x2) Bridge End Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1035 Woodyett Farm, Simmental £1035 The Laythes, Hereford £1000 (x2) Newbampton Farm, £955 (x2) Town House, £920 (x2) £900 (x3) Scalehill Farm, £900 Mouswald Grange, Dairy Shorthorn £825 Bridge End Farm.

WEANED CATTLE: Once again a large show of 333 weanlings which included 116 bulls were forward with a large ring side of buyers ensuring a great trade for all classes.  Mrs Thomlinson, Park View run of bulls topped at £1140 for a Limousin.  Mr Mark Batty, Flimby Hall sold two 9 month old Limousin bulls for £1090 and £1080.  Messrs Horn, Lower Griseburn run of 10 month old Limousin cross bulls topped at £1070 and £1000.  Messrs Burrow, Lodge Farm, consignment of 9 month old British Blue cross heifers sold for £1030.  Messrs Ivison, Cooper House Farm sold 10 month old Charolais cross bullocks for £970 and £955.

Bulls: Limousin £1140 Park View, £1090 £1080 Flimby Hall, £1070 £1000 Lower Griseburn £950 The Hill, Simmental £930 High Keenley Fell Farm, Charolais £860 Northhouse Farm, Aberdeen Angus £850 (x2) Orton Hall, £810 (x2) Park View, British Blue £840 Park View, Hereford £610 Parkside Road, Friesian £470 Braehead £450 (x2) High House.  

Heifers: British Blue £1030 £950 Lodges Farm, £895 (x4) Monkhill Hall Farm, £870 Sandysike Farmhouse, Limousin £890 Kellah, £890 £840 £835 Kirkburn Farm, £860 Stanger Hill, Charolais £880 £830 Brocklerigg, Galloway £870 Sandysike Farmhouse, Blonde £865 Moor Park Farm, Aberdeen Angus £850 Halmyre Farm, £830 (x3) Grassings Farm, £795 Westnewton Hall.

Steers: Charolais £970 £955 £870 Cooper House, Limousin £930 Burthwaite £920 Silver How Farm, £920 Maunby House, £895 Sandysike Farmhouse £890 Kellah

Blonde £920 Maunby House, Aberdeen Angus £890 Sandysike Farmhouse, British Blue £775 Kellah, £760 Sandysike Farmhouse, Hereford £770 Cooper House Farm.