Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

24th June 2020

At Borderway Mart on Wednesday 24th June, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their weekly sale of store and weanling cattle.

STORE CATTLE: A catalogued entry of 385 store cattle was forward. Plainer show was of offer, however trade surpassed all expectations, with many selling over £110 mark regularly.

Topping the steer trade at £1370 was a pen of two Limousin steers consigned by Messrs Irving, Thackmire. Dairy bred cattle peaked at £1270 for a Montbelairde from Messrs Magnay, Greenwrae.

Heifers remained a steady trade to that of last weeks, selling to £1360 for a Limousing Heifer from Messrs Beattie, Brownrigg.

Leading prices:
Steers: Limousin £1370 Thackmire, £1360 High House, £1325, £1300 (x2) Blackrigg, £1260 Newby Farm, £1230, £1190, £1175 Low Flow, £1170 (x2) Rye Close, £1160 Heatheridge Farm, £1160 Campingholm, £1155 Upper Higham Lane, £1155 Flimby Hall, £1155 Town Foot Farm, British Blue £1290 Thackmire, £1250 Blackrigg, £1200 Waingate Head, £1190 Bankend, £1180 Hill Farm, £1165 West Hall, £1150 Town End Farm, £1100 Stone House, £1095 Dearham Hall, £1080 Briggle Farm, £1050 Newby Farm, £1030 Briggle Farm, Simmental £1255, £1200, £1150, £1140, £1000 Awhirk Farm, £1195, £1120 New House Farm, £1130 Beech House, £1025, £1020 Upper Higham Lane, Aberdeen Angus £1250 Brownrigg, £1190 Sppout Bank, £1170 Blackrigg, £1160 Montbeliarde £1270, £1200, £1195, £1180 Greenwrae, £1040 Swordwellrigg Farm, Bankend, £1150 Campingholm, £1095 Stainton House Farm, £1000 Upper Higham Lane, £1000 Millriggs Farm, Charolais £1190 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1145 Spoutbank, £1140 Beech House, £1040 Upper Higham Lane, Stabiliser £1185, £1105, £1040 The Swaites, Fleckvieh £1155 Beech House, Hereford £1150 (x3), £1105 (x4) Ryeclose, £1140 Bankend, Holstein Friesian £1120 Waingate Head, £1100 Howrigg Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1060 Town End Farm, £1020 (x2) Rye Close, British Friesian £1000 (x3) Rye Close, Danish Red £740 Studholme.

Heifers: Limousin £1360 Brownrigg, £1210 Sewell Common, £1175 Millriggs Farm, £1165, £1100 Blackrigg, £1150 Heatheridge Farm, £1145 Upper Higham Lane, £1140 (x3) Southerfield Hall, £1140, £1100 The Flatt, £1090, £1050 Flimby Hall, £1080 The Craggs, £1065 Haltcliffe, £1065, £1035 Middle Bank End Farm, £1055 Upper Higham Lane, £1050 Davygill Farm, British Blue £1205 Edges Green, £1140, £1020 Lawrence Holme, £1110 The Craggs, £1105 Waingate Head, £1100 The Flatt, £1100, £1020 Cumcatch Farm, £1085 Stone House, £1080 Dearham Hall, £1020 New House Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1180 Brisco Hall, Simmental £1175, £1170 New House Farm, £1170 Heatheridge Farm, £1095 Brisco Hall, Charolais £1130 New House Farm, £1120 Swordwellrigg Farm Aberdeen Angus £1120 Heatheridge Farm, Hereford £1080 New House Farm.

WEANED CATTLE: Another good quality entry of 213 cattle were forward.

Bulls sold to a strong trade, with all types being well bid for. Topping this section at £1140 was an exceptional Limosuin selling to £1140 from Messrs Cowan, The Ash, with British Blues to £1110 also from Messrs Cowan.

Trade for Bullocks and heifers remained strong with British Blue heifers topping at £1050 for a pair from Messrs Bimson & Martin, Monkhill Hall Farm. With Limousin bullocks selling to £1040 from Messrs Pearson, The Fauld.

Leading prices:
Bulls: Limousin £1140 The Ash, £1050 Wall End Farm, £1000 (x2) Lesson Hall Farm, £930 Kilnford Croft, £900 Skelton Gill Farm, British Blue £1110 The Ash, £1030 Pelutho Park, Aberdeen Angus £845, £700 Meikle Firthhead, £600 Blue House Farm, Charolais £780 Lesson Hall Farm,  Hereford £650 Burn House.

Heifers: British Blue £1050 (x2) Monkhill Hall Farm, £915 Ashley Grove Farm, £840 Cropper Road Farm, £835 Lordstown Farm, £810 Dockray Hall, £800 Stoneknowe Farm, Limousin £990 (x2), £920, £805, £800 Pinegrove, £970, £870, £805 Pasture House, £925, £910 The Faulds, £890 Burn House, £820 Hudspeth, £820 High Whinnow Farm, £820 East Rackwood Hill Farm, £800 Middle Brownrigg, £800 Low Garth, Charolais £870 East Rackwood Hill Farm, Dairy Shorthorn £865 Dockray Hall, Simmental £865 Awhirk Farm, £820 Frankstown Farm, Aberdeen Angus £850 Northrigg Hill, £770 Frankstown Farm, £740 Midtown Farm, £700 Meikle Firthhead, Blonde £715 High Whinnow Farm, Hereford £600 Lowther Low Moor, Fleckvieh £530 Hallrigg.

Steers: Limousin £1040 The Faulds, £900 Burn House, Aberdeen Angus £920 Meikle Firthhead, £825 Northrigg Hill, £790 Midtown Farm, £750 Laggonmore, Luing £860 Hudspeth, Charolais £880 Northrigg Hill, £845 East Rackwood Hill Farm, British Blue £830 Pasture House, £715 (x2) Greening House, Simmental £810 Awirk Farm, British Friesian £675 Midtown Farm, Beef Shorthorn £620 Cropper Road Farm.