Borderway Store and Weaned Cattle Sale

17th February 2021

Harrison & Hetherington had forward 1081 cattle at their weekly sale comprising of 429 Store Cattle, 179 Un-entered store bulls and weanlings, 331 Calves, and 142 Dairy Cattle included in the Border and Lakeland Club Sale.

STORE CATTLE – A fantastic entry of 429 good store cattle forward at the weekly sale with yet even more renewed interest around the ringside securing an outstanding trade for all shapes and sizes.  Top overall went to regular supporters Messrs Stamper, Rose Farm, Cockermouth who sold their run of 12 cattle to average £1291 and to a top of £1470 for a British Blue cross steer.  Limousins for Messrs Thompson, Edenbanks, Carlisle to £1460.  Aberdeen Angus to £1385 from Messrs Palmer, Longrigg, Carlisle, and Beef Shorthorns to £1305 from Messrs Magnay, Greenwrae, Gretna.  Heifers exceptionally easily sold to a top of £1460 for a Limousin cross from Messrs Wigham, Cold Shield, Haltwhistle, £1450 from Messrs Moffat, Stonehouse, Gretna and £1430 (x2) from Messrs Smith, Gallhills, Canonbie.   British Blue crosses to £1390 from Messrs Stamper Rose Farm, Cockermouth.  Charolais to £1345 from Messrs Watret, Burnside, Annan and Aberdeen Angus to £1330 from Messrs Palmer, Longrigg Thorn, Carlisle. Dairy bred steers to a top of £1270 for Montbelairdes from Messrs Magnay, Greenwrae and £1130 for Friesians from Messrs Stamper, Rose Farm, Cockermouth.

A national shortage of numbers in both store and prime cattle is ensuring trade is as good as what has been seen for many years and store cattle vendors should take full advantage or Borderways weekly sale.  Please advise all entries to the main Office for next weeks sale by Friday morning or each week or call or text any of our Auctioneers who will be more than happy to help.

Leading prices:

Steers: British Blue £1470 £1425 £1380 £1350 £1320 £1305 Rose Farm, £1280 Beckhall Farm, £1275 £1240 £1200 Durdar Farm, £1210 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1210 Cinderbarrow Farm, £1200 Broathill, Limousin £1460 Edenbanks, £1390 £1380 Croft House, £1350 (x2) £1320 £1250 Longhurst, £1350 Rose Farm, £1345 £1300 Chapel House, £1315 £1300 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1310 £1280 Greenwrae, £1305 (x2) Shield Green, £1290 Flothers, £1280 (x2) Lairdlaugh, £1250 Stone House, Aberdeen Angus £1385 £1270 Longrigg Thorn, £1290 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1290 (x2) West House Farm, £1270 £1155 Broathill, £1200 Beckhall Farm, £1190 Stone House, £1170 Hayclose, £1160 Auld Graitney Farming £1150 Tarn Lodge Farm,Beef Shorthorn £1305 Greenwrae, Montbelairde £1270 Greenwrae, £1160 (x2) £1140 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1110 Flothers, Charolais £1255 Burnside, £1120 (x2) £1110 (x2) £1095 Church View, £1100 Foregirth, Saler £1205 £1070 Hayclose, Simmental £1195 Barton Dale, £1165 (x2) Croftheads, £1140 Hayclose, Friesian £1130 Rose Farm, Hereford £1030 Carleton House, £1030 Castle Farm, Fleckvieh £1010 Limekilns Farm.

Heifers: Limousin £1460 £1390 (x2) Cold Shields, £1450 Stone House, £1430 (x2) £1365 £1340 Gallhills, £1360 (x2) £1210 Longhurst, £1320 (x4) £1270 (x4) West Cocklaw, £1310 Croft House, £1280 North Mosses £1250 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1235 Cockley Bank, British Blue £1390 Rose Farm, £1330 (x2) £1260 (x2) Sandbed £1315 £1310 £1275 £1250 Ravenwood Cottage, £1240 Tarn Lodge Farm, Charolais £1345 £1300 £1140 Burnside, £1180 Mosshill Farm, Aberdeen Angus £1330 (x3) Longrigg Thorn, £1190 £1170 Tarn Lodge Farm, £1170 Auld Graitney £1130 Ingledene, Hereford £1150 Rose Farm, Saler £1085 (x2) Cinderbarrow Farm, Stabiliser £1030 Middle Dukesfield Farm, Longhorn £990 (x4) Greenside Keep Cottage.

WEANED CATTLE: The weaned cattle sale once again proved very successful with all breeds and ages very well bid for. The bull section topped £1110 for a 10-month-old Charolais x bull from Messrs Slaven & Sons, Foregirth, Dumfries. Nice consignments of dairy bulls were also sold well with a pen of 7 British Friesian 7-month-old bulls from Messrs Weightman, High Wood Nook, Wigton selling for £525. Steers topped at £1030 for a British Blue from Messrs Lord, The Bog, Slaggyford, Brampton and heifers topped at £1070 for two Limousins from Messrs Pinguey, High House Kirkbride, Wigton.

If you are thinking of selling any weaned cattle please do not hestuate to call wither David Fearon on 07500 173273 or David Holliday on 07710 189804.

Bulls: Limousin £1070 Stubbsgill Farm, £1070 The Ash, £1040 £1030 £900 Hargill House, £790 Foregirth, £780 Dornock Mains, £750 Stubbsgill Farm, Charolais £1110 £1070 Foregirth, Aberdeen Angus £940 (x3) £920 £845 (x2) Quarrypark, £635 (x2) Home Farm, Blonde £910 Foregirth, British Blue £905 Quarrypark £870 The Ash £785 (x3) £770 (x3) £750 £710 Rottington Hall, Simmental £900 £780 (x2) Dornock Mains, Friesian £525 (x7) £430 Highwood Nook, Holstein Friesian £460 (x6) Hill Top Farm, £370 (x2) Southerby Hall, £350 (x5) Blue House Farm, Holstein £460 £365 Home Farm, Ayrshire £380 Blue House Farm.  

Heifers: Limousin £1070, £1045, £1000 High House, £1020 Spency Croft, £1010, £990 Lesson Hall Farm, £910 Tongue House, £900, £775, £770 The Finches, £860 Marlborugh Hall Farm, British Blue £1010, £870 High House, £910, £880 The Bog, £800, £715 Lowther Low Moor, £775, £730, £720 Bailey Town, Simmental £945 Keld Farm, Aberdeen Angus £870 Home Farm, £800 Caton Street, £740 Hindrigg Farm, £710 Keld Farm, Montbelairde £835 Millriggs, Charolais £795 Tongue House, Fleckvieh £715 Lowther Low Moor.

Steers: British Blue £1030, £840 The Bog, £845 New House Farm, £840 Barsalloch Farm, £775, £730 Bailey Town, Limousin £990 Marlborough Hall Farm, £970 (x2) Tongue House, £930, £820 The Finches, £810 New House Farm, Aberdeen Angus £900 Caton Street, £895 Lesson Hall Farm, £795 Mount Huly, Charolais £890 Tongue House, £820 New House Farm,  Hereford £810 Mount Huly, Saler £780 Far Hills, £630 The Finches, British Friesian £700 The Howes, Fleckvieh £700 Lowther Low Moor, £450 Sleetburn, Montbelairde £570 Low Stow Bank.

The Next sale of store and weaned cattle will take place on Wednesday 24th February. 

All classes of cattle are in huge demand, both in the ring or off farm. Please contact our team for further information.

Store Cattle Team
James Little 07872 840685
Grant Anderson 07872 129274
Lynne Grieve 07803 24234
Weaned Cattle Team
David Fearon on 07500 173273
David Holliday 07710189804