Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

30th September 2020

At Borderway Mart on Wednesday 30th September, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their weekly sale of store cattle

STORE CATTLE: A good entry of 423 store cattle with 419 forward and sold to a better trade to that of last week.  Top overall was a marvelous Charolais cross steer from Messrs Stamper, Rose Farm, Cockermouth attaining £1380, the same vendors also sold top priced Aberdeen Angus crosses and British Blue crosses to £1340.  Messrs Dickinson, Low House, Wigton sold top Limousin cross again to £1340 and another to £1320.  Heifers sold away very well once again and were seen to peak at £1285 for two British Blue crosses from Messrs Story, Blackrigg, Longtown,  Limousins sold to £1260 from Messrs Robinson, Bridge End , Keswick and the same vendors sold top priced Charolais crosses to £1210 also.

Black and white bullocks very easily sold and peaked at £1100 for a pen of four Holstein Friesian from Messrs Dixon, Whinney Hill, Brampton. More are required to fulfill demand.  Please advise entries for next weeks sale.

Leading prices:
Steers: Charolais £1380 Rose Farm, £1170 £1100 Bridge End Farm, £1160 (x2) Old Silloth Farm, Limousin £1340 £1320 £1260 £1225 (x2) Low House, £1260 (x3) £1200 (x3) £1190 £1170 (x2)  £1160 Croft House, £1225 £1160 Bridge End Farm, £1215 Ellerslea £1200 (x5) Cross Hill £1200 Blackrigg, £1190 Heather House, £1170 Arkleby House Farm, £1150 Wolsty Farm, British Blue £1340 Rose Farm, £1330 Skelcies Hall, £1260 Beech Farm, £1255 £1210 Sandbed Farm, £1250 (x2) Blackrigg, £1170 Ellerslea, £1150 (x2) Four o Boot Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1340 Rose Farm, £1270 Beech Farm £1195 (x2) Chapel Farm, £1075 £1065 Sneck Yeat £1070 (x4) Ribton House, £1050 Windy Nook £1045 High Bow, £1020 Rigg Head, £1020 (x3) Yew Tree Farm, Hereford £1180 (x3) The Crescent, £1050 (x2) Skelcies Hall, £1000 Waingate Head, Blonde £1165 Standing Stonerigg, Beef Shorthorn £1110 (x2) £1040 Chapel Farm, Holstein Friesian £1100 Whinney Hill Farm, £820 (x2) Edenbanks, £795 Ellerslea, Simmental £1075 Whinneybrae, £1060 Chapel Farm, £1055 Rigg Head, Norwegian Red £1055 £1035 Greystone House, Shorthorn £1040 £1020 Chapel Farm, Holstein £1030 (x2) £885 Ribton House, Belted Galloway £1030 Four o Boot Farm, Friesian £995 Windy Nook, £970 (x4) Chapel Farm, £910 Ellerslea, Fleckvieh £865 (x2) Limekilns Farm, Dairy Shorthorn £830 £820 (x2) Parton Farm,

Heifers: British Blue £1285 (x2) Blackrigg, £1040 Middle Farm, £1040 Skelcies Hall, £1020 Broathill, £1015 (x5) Flimby Hall, Limousin £1260 £1200 £1120 Bridge End Farm, £1240 (x3) £1185 Blackrigg £1210 Grange Grassing, £1160 £1050 Wolsty Farm, £1140 Meadowcroft, £1090 Flimby Hall, £1090 (x3) Heather House, £1080 Rigg Head, £1080 (x2) Laings Hill Farm, Charolais £1210 £1060 Bridge End Farm, £1185 Old Silloth Farm, £1090 Heather House, £1070 Standing Stonerigg, Hereford £1170 Yew Tree Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1115 (x3) High Bow, £1060 (x5) Ribton House, £1030 Jerriestown, £960 £900 (x2) The Flatt, £915 (x3) Holly Bush Farm, Simmental £945 Kiloran, Holstein £890 Ribton House.

Bulls: Aberdeen Angus £1015 Ribton House

WEANED CATTLE: A better show of 177 weaners forward to an increased ring side of buyers which ensured a flying trade.  Messrs Pattinson, Bonshawside sold two outstanding Limousin bulls for £1460 and £1400 at 10 and 11 months of age. Messrs Wigham, Hargill House run of Limousin bulls topped at £1190 and £1120 with Stanley Smith, Brocklerigg selling Charolais cross bulls for £1085 and £1050.  Messrs Graham, Wallhead sold the top priced British Blue cross bull for £1020.  Messrs Summers & Co, Milescott Angus Bullocks and heifers topped at £1070 and £1020.  Messrs Johnston, Cotehouse Farm, sold two blue x heifers for £1015.

Leading prices:
Bulls: Limousin £1460 £1400 Bonshawside, £1190 £1120 Hargill House, £970 Haythwaite Lane Farm, British Blue £1020 Wallhead, £980 Shield Farm, Charolais £1085 £1050 Brocklerigg, Aberdeen Angus £760 Shield Farm, Friesian £675 £650 (x2) The Flatt, Hereford £635 Ellonby Hall.  

Heifers: Montbelairde £1160 Colby Laithes, British Blue £1020 Rottington Hall, £1015 (x2) Cote House Farm, Limousin £910 (x4) Park View, Aberdeen Angus £900 Greensyke, Hereford £705 Orchard House

Steers: Aberdeen Angus £1070 £1020 Milescott, British Blue £875 Fauldie, £870 Rottington Hall, £870 (x2) Walloway, Limousin £870 Seat House Farm, £785 Fell End, £770 Low Three Mark, Friesian £790 Fauldie, Simmental £785 Kiloran, Hereford £745 (x2) Fell End, Beef Shorthorn £675 Low Three Mark Farm, Holstein Friesian £450 (x2) Crossrigg Farm, £405 Beck Farm, Holstein £405 Beck Farm.