Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

21st October 2020

STORE CATTLE – On Wednesday 21st October Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly sale of 506 store cattle.  Numbers continue to flood in from all areas and with 72 active accounts again this week its plain to see why all classes of cattle are required with every animal forward sold with ease achieving maximum price. 29 Bullocks sold over £1200 to a top of £1300 for a real cracker of a Limousin which was brought forward by GT Beattie, Guards Mill Farm, Gretna.  30 Heifers over £1100 to a top of £1285 for a fantastic forward Limousin from Messrs Crowther, Making Place Farm, Halifax.  Dairy bred Blue bullocks sold to £1285 for three from Ian and Linda Beattie, Durdar.  Native cattle peaked at £1280 for an excellent Beef Shorthorn bullock from Messrs Magnay, Greenwrae, Gretna.

Leading prices per head:
Steers: Limousin £1300 (x2) Guards Mill Farm, £1295 £1285 £1255 Birkshawhead, £1290 £1215 Rowell Farm, £1280 Cockleybank  £1275 £1220 £1200 (x2) East Haydons Farm, £1215 (x3) £1185 £1170 Wood Head, £1205 Spittalriddinghill Farm, £1200 Pear Tree House £1195 (x6) Harley Croft, British Blue £1285 Durdar Farm, £1185 £1155 £1135 £1115 Wood Head Farm, £1170 Standing Stone Rigg, £1100 Cockley Bank, £1075 South View Farm, £1060 Brackenslack, £1050 £1040 (x2) Stone House, £1040 (x3) Pear Tree House, £1030 (x2) Town House, £1030 Cumcatch Farm, £1000 Carrycoats Hall, £1000 (x4) West Brownrigg, Beef Shorthorn £1280 £1190 Greenwrae, £1190 Pear Tree Farm, Charolais £1275 £1040 Cockley Bank, £1155 £1130 Riggfoot Farm, £1145 £1140 £1095 (x4) £1050 Whiteside Farm, £1110 Pear Tree House, £1040 Low House, £1040 (x2) Doddick Farm, Hereford £1260 North Churchlands, £1045 Low House, £1010 Spittalriddinghill Farm, Simmental £1220 (x2) Harley Croft, £1110 Spittalriddinghill Farm, £1070 (x2) South View Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1200 (x4) Stainton House Farm, £1090 £1055 £1035, £1000 Gamelsby Farm, £1050 (x2) Brampton Fell Farm, £1045 Swordwellrigg, £1020 (x3) Yew Tree Farm, £1000 (x3) High Bow, Montbelairde £1145 £1085 Greenwrae, Friesian £870 Laversdale Farm, £835 £815 Middle Farm, Holstein Friesian £865 (x4) Whinney Hill Farm, £800 Waingate Head.

Heifers: Limousin £1285 £1240 Making Place Farm, £1270 £1100 (x3) Guards Mill Farm, £1245 (x2) Croft House, £1235 (x3) £1100 (x2) East Haydon Farm, £1200 (x2) Bonshawside £1160 (x2) £1110 Low Flow, £1155 (x2) Birkshawhead, £1140 Hawksteel Farm, £1130 Ellerslea, £1130 Ash View, £1095 Rigg Head, £1090 Whiteside Farm, £1090 Cawfields, £1090 Kirkhouse Farm, Simmental £1200 £930 £925 Blackburn Farm, £1175 £1100 £1080 Rowell Farm, £1075 (x2) Prior Rigg, British Blue £1165 £1035 Blackburn Farm, £1140 £1000 £935 Berrier Head, £1135 (x2) £1035 (x2) £950  Ellerslea, £1085 (x2) £1035 (x2) Greensyke, £1055 £990 Making Place Farm, £1050 (x3) Cumcatch Farm, £1040 Taylor Burn, £1015 Waingate Head, £995 Cardewlees Farm,  £950 Monkhill Hall Farm, £950 (x2) South View Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1085 £990 Brampton Fell Farm, £1065 (x3) Barwhanny Farm, £1040 Gamelsby Farm, £1020 High Bow, £1020 (x2) Stone House, £980 (x3) Barnglies £960 (x2) Barwhanny Farm,

Holstein Friesian £1080 (x4) £980 (x3) Geltside Farm, Hereford £1065 North Churchlands, Gelvieh £980 Taylor Burn, Blonde £970 Carwath, Beef Shorthorn £965 (x2) Sandwick Farm, Charolais £920 Whiteside Farm, Galloway £820 Barwhanny Farm.

WEANED CATTLE: A smaller show of 208 weanlings were forward and topping the sale at £1020 was a British Blue x bull from Messrs Smith, Rossville, Lockerbie.  Messrs Wilson, Charlesfield had the top priced Limousin heifer at £930. Topping the bullocks at £840 was a Charolais from Messrs  Dixon, Westfield, Carlisle.

Bulls: British Blue £1020 Rossville, Limousin £940 Hallburn Croft, £940 Sydenham Farm, £900 Dumbretton Farm, Aberdeen Angus £880 £780 £770 (x2) Attonburn Farm Cottages, Saler £780 (x5) £710 (x4) Low Three Mark Farm, Belted Galloway £690 Low Three Mark Farm, Holstein Friesian £610 Mosergh Farm.

Heifers: Limousin, £930 (x2) Charles Field, £800 West Hot Bank, British Blue £865 Trainlands, £790 (x3) Pasture House, £750 (x2) Sunnycroft, Aberdeen Angus £800 (x2) West Hot Bank, £780 Enzieholm, £740 Wydon Eals Farm, £700 (x4) Caton Street, Fleckvieh £780 Lowther Low Moor, Simmental £720 Bailey Town, Holstein Friesian £665 Mayfield.

Steers: Charolais £840 Westfield Cottage, Hereford £830 (x3) Parkside Farm, £690 (x3) Burn House, Simmental £810 £790 (x2) High Wood End, Aberdeen Angus £800 West Hot Bank, £700 Burnthwaite £695 (x4) Caton Street, £670 (x3) Trainlands, £610 Carsewalloch, Limousin £790 Parkside Farm, British Blue £770 Parkside Farm, £690 Far Brownrigg, Whitebred Shorthorn £700 Burn House, Holstein Friesian £670 New House Farm.

Cow & Calf: Limousin £1100 Middle Bridge