Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

26th August 2020

At Borderway Mart on Wednesday 26th August, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their weekly sale of store cattle.

STORE CATTLE: A far poorer show of cattle were forward this week, quality wise, with more cattle starting to show the effects of the weather, this being said 30 cattle surpassed £1250.

All classes remains a ferocious trade, with well fleshed cattle in particular heifers drawing a huge premium, and it was one of these that lead the day’s trading at £1410, a forward, shapely Limousin from Messrs Watson, Parcelstown, Longtown.

Bullocks sold to £1385 for a great Limousin cross from Messrs Bowman, Croft House, Penrith, closely followed at £1370 for a pair from Messrs Graham, Red Cat Farm, Durdar.

All classes are required week on week, to satisfy our unrivalled demand for stores.

Leading prices:
Heifers: Limousin £1410 Parcelstown, £1330, £1310 Croft House, £1330, £1300 Hallmoor, £1320, £1240, £1180, £1150 Blackrigg, £1315, £1215 Duncrahill Farm House, £1290 Lamonby Hall, £1250 Grange Grassing, £1190 Roe Farm, £1170 Roe Farm, £1170 Ladyhousesteads, £1135 Sideway Bank, £1130 Ellerslea, £1125 Shillafield, £1100 Park View, Charolais £1250, £1110 Sideway Bank, £1135 Lamonby Hall, £1130, £1020 Heatheridge Farm, £1070 Airds of Balcary, British Blue £1200 Bridge Farm, £1195, £1190 (x2), £1120 Lawrence Holme, £1165 Beech House, £1145, £1120 Blackrigg, £1075 (x2) Chalkside, £1070 Town Head Farm, £1050 Lamonby Hall, £1040, £1000 Park House Farm, £1040, £1000 Jerriestown, Hereford £1065 Laversdale Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1055 Laversdale Farm, £1000 Brampton Fell Farm, Simmental £1150 Castlewigg Farm, £1140, £1000 Ellerslea, £1100, £1040 (x2) Castlewigg Farm.

Steers: Limousin £1385 Croft House, £1370 Red Cat Farm, £1335 Flothers, £1335, £1310, £1250 Roe Farm, £1270 Nunscleugh, £1255 Southerfield Hall, £1205 Blackrigg, £1200 Kirtlevale, £1165 Broathill, £1150 Townfoot, £1145, £1125 West Brownrigg, £1140, £1135 Parkside Farm, £1120 Baggrow Farm, £1120 Ellerslea, £1110 The Grove, £1110 Ladyhousesteads, Charolais £1320 Old Silloth Farm, £1260 Sideway Bank, £1095 Millriggs Farm, £1070, £1000 Airds of Balcary, £1000 Shankvield Head, Aberdeen Angus £1305, £1125 Briggle Farm, £1235 Shank Castle, £1130 Julian Holme, £1125 Stainton House Farm, £1120, £1080 Bankend, £1080 Brampton Fell Farm, Simmental £1280, £1160 Old Silloth Farm, £1200, £1185 Beech House, £1200, £1190 Broathill, £1170, £1040 Cardew House, £1140 (x2) Bridge End, £1120, £1045, £1040, £1000 Ellerslea, £1100 Wardpark, British Blue £1250 Town Foot Farm, £1250, £1180 Jerriestown, £1220 Flothers, £1190 Nunscleugh,£1175 Beech House, £1120 Bankend, £1100 Well Head Farm, £1095, £1085 Stone House, £1090 Lamonby Hall, £1050 Broathill, £1010 Briggle Farm, £1005 Stainton House Farm, Montbeliarde £1135 Briggle Farm, £1095, £1065 Baggrow Farm,Hereford £1130 Beech House, £1120 Bankend, £1100, £1040 Briggle Farm, £1035 Airds of Balcary, Gelbvieh £1060 Parceltown, Welsh Black £1030 Julian Holme, Holstein Friesian £985 Bridge Farm, £950 Baggrow Farm, Galloway £985 Peel Flat Farm, Fleckvieh £955 Briggle Farm, £935 Wardpark.

WEANED CATTLE: Once again a great show of 182 stirks were forward with a keen ring side of buyers ensuring a flying trade.

Messrs Cooper, Hallmoor sold two Limousin cross bulls for £1370 and £1150. Messrs Batty, Flimby Hall run of bulls topped at £1220 for an 8 month old bull. Messrs Robinson, New Hall run of Charolais cross bulls topped at £1160. Messrs Cowan, The Ash sold a Limousin cross bull for £1060.Messrs Beattie, Shield Green sold 4 British Blue cross bulls for £1050. Messrs Wilson, Charles Field sold Limosuin cross bulls for £1025 and £1020.

Messrs Crowther, Spittalriddinghill sold two Limosuin cross bullocks to £1150 and £1090. Messrs Cadzow & Co, Duncrahill Farm run of 9 month old Limousin cross bullocks topped at £1070 (x2) and £1000 (x2), with heifers topping at £920.Messrs Graham & Son, Barnglies sold Aberdeen Angus heifers to £1120 and £1095.

Leading prices:
Steers:  Limousin £1150, £1090 Spittalriddinghill Farm, £1070, £1000, £940, £850 Duncrahill Farm House, £1010 New House Farm, British Blue £1070 Pasture House, Simmental £890 Glenlea, Aberdeen Angus £850 Burnthwaite, Fleckvieh £790 Low Moor, Saler £765 Netherhirst, Hereford £715 Sandysike Farmhouse, British Friesian £625 Sandysike Farmhouse.

Heifers: Aberdeen Angus £1120, £1095 Barnglies, Hereford £955 Barglies, Limousin £920, £890 Duncrahill Farm House, £890 New House Farm, £890 East Highridge, British Blue £865 Croft House Farm, Holstein Friesian £750 East Nethershields, Belted Galloway £750 Arrandale, Saler £740 Netherhirst.

Bulls: Limousin £1370, £1150 Hallmoor, £1220 Flimby Hall, £1060 The Ash, £1025, £1020 Charlesfield, Charolais £1160, £1050, £1000 New Hall, British Blue £1050 Shield Green, Saler £840 New Hall, Simmental £835 Mouswald Grange, Aberdeen Angus £790 Foregirth, Blonde £785, £760 Foregirth, Hereford £760 Mouswald Grange, Montbelairde £710 East Nethershields, British Friesian £680 Flimby Hall.