Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

7th October 2020

STORE CATTLE: At Borderway Mart on Wednesday 7th October Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their weekly sale of 514 store cattle, a large company of buyers were in attendance ensuring a brisk trade for all classes of cattle.  A top call of £1400 was achieved for an outstanding Limousin x bullock from JJ Studholme, Ashview Farm, Wigton.  A further 24 bullocks sold over £1200 with native bullocks peaking at £1250 for a pair from Messrs R & A Slack, Cockley Bank, Brampton. Holsteins Friesian to £1155 from TL & AE Shaw, Crookdykes, Rockcliffe.  16 heifers sold over £1150 to a top of £1290 for a British Blue from Messrs K Watret, Maulscastle, Annan. Native heifers sold to £1180 for an Angus x from Messrs Miller, Tarn Lodge, Brampton.  Smart younger cattle peaked at £1270 for a fantastic Limousin heifer from Messrs Dean, Kirkhouse, Brampton.

Leading prices: Steers: Limousin £1400 £1300 £1180 Ash View, £1340 (x2) Newtown Farm, £1300 (x3) High House, £1290 Horsecrook, £1250 Wood Head, £1240 Kirkhouse Farm, £1215 (x3) Newby Farm, £1190 Broom Hill, £1185 £1175 Gillhead Farm, £1180 Seymour House, £1165 Cross Hill, £1165 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1160 Laversdale Farm, £1150 Whiteside Farm, £1140 (x2) Broom Hill, British Blue £1290 £1180 £1160 £1115 Stainton House Farm, £1265 West House Farm, £1240 £1140 (x4) Crookdyke £1200 Wood Head, £1155 £1120 Bankend, £1150 £1120 £1100 Sandbed Farm, £1150 Holmecroft Farm, £1135 Town Foot Farm, £1130 The Nook, £1130 Lesson Hall Farm, £1100 (x2) Kirkland Farm, Charolais £1290 (x2) £1070 West End Farm, £1285 Wood Head, £1265 Horsecrook £1110 Chapel Farm, £1060 Riggfoot Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1290 Newtown Farm, £1210 The Nook, £1155 (x3) Hayclose, Aberdeen Angus £1250 (x2) Cockleybank, £1150 Crookdyke, £1130 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1085 Wickerthwaite Farm, £1050 Bankend, £1045 Brecon Hill, £1040 Hayclose, £1000 (x5) Caton Street, Holstein Friesian £1155 Crookdyke, £950 (x4) Whinney Hill, £915 Stone House, Saler £1115 (x5) £1025 (x7) £1000 (x4) Horsecrook £1060 Hayclose, Shorthorn £1090 Chapel Farm, Hereford £1070 Bankend £1020 Cockley Bank, Friesian £990 Laversdale Farm, £990 (x4) Wavercroft, £930 The Nook, Simmental £970 (x3), £910 Horsecrook, Holstein £930 Rose Farm, Luing £910 Horsecrook.

Heifers: British Blue £1290 Maulscastle, £1200 White House, £1165 (x2) £1150 (x3) Lawrence Holme, £1130 West House Farm, £1110 £1085 £1055 (x2) £1025 (x4) Thistledown, £1095 (x5) £1075 (x4) Ellerslea, £1075 (x3) Murrah Hall, £1075 (x2)  Brisco Hill, £1070 Newby Farm, £1055 (x3) £1045 Greensyke,  £1035 (x2) Town House, Charolais £1040 Whiteside Farm, £1040 £1000 Riggfoot, £1035 Broom Hill, £1005 (x2) Old Silloth Farm, Limousin £1270 £1200 £1130 Kirkhouse Farm, £1250 £1025 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1240 Newby Farm, £1150 Standing Stonerigg, £1150 Hollands, £1120 Well Head Farm, £1100 West House Farm, £1100 Hayclose £1090 £1040 Whiteside Farm, £1090 Broom Hill, £1065 (x3) Cross Hill, £1065 Tarn How, £1040 Maulscastle, £1040 Seymour House, Simmental £1220 Rose Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1180 £1095 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1075 Stone House, £1065 (x2) Brisco Hill, £1050 (x2) £1010 (x4) Cockley Bank, £1045 (x2) Brecon Hill, Saler £1000 (x2) Overby House, Holstein Friesian £930 Mayfield, Shorthorn £900 (x2) Wickerthwaite, Hereford £840 Wickerthwaite Farm, £840 Barnglies.

WEANED CATTLE: A large show of weaners were forward with a keen ring side of buyers ensuring all classes a flying trade with bulls being in great demand.  Messrs Wilson, Hardrigg Hall sold a Limousin bull for £1325.  Messrs Norman, Little Orton Farm, run of Limousin bulls topped at £1160 and £1115 for 11 and 12 month old and 7 month old bulls sold for £1000.  Messrs Henshall, Sarkshields sold two Limousin bulls for £1160.  Messrs Cowan, The Ash sold a Limousin x bull for £1140.  Messrs Irving Meinbank Farm sold a Fleckvieh x bull for £1095 and a Limousin bull £1005.  Messrs Blair & Son, Dodgsonstown sold a Limousin x bullocks for £1050.

Leading prices:
Bulls: Limousin £1325 Hardrigg Hall, £1160 £1115 £1000 (x2) Little Orton Farm, £1160 (x2) Sarkshields Farm, £1140 31100 £1095 (x2) The Ash, £990 Crookdyke, Fleckvieh £1095 Meinbank Farm, Simmental £1005 Meinbank, Belted Galloway £875 Castle Farm, Aberdeen Angus £725 Home Farm, Holstein Friesian £520 Hardrigg Hall.

Steers: Limousin £1050 Dodgsontown, £1050 £1030 (x2) Gelt House, £945 Little Swinburne Farm, £940 Lordstown Farm, British Blue £990 Rawfoot, Charolais £950 Rawfoot, Montbelairde £900 (x2) Gelt House, Hereford £785 (x2) Burn House, Fleckvieh £650 Millriggs.

Heifers: Limousin £1020 Gelt House, £950 £920 Wydon Eals £915 Lordstown, British Blue £960 £830 Lordstown, Charolais  £860 Rawfoot, Blonde £810 Brackenthwaite, Aberdeen Angus £700 Cote House Farm.