Borderway Store & Weanling Cattle

20th January 2021

Harrison & Hetherington had forward 1072 cattle at their weekly sale comprising of 404 Store Cattle, 274 Un-entered store bulls and weanlings, 283 Calves, and 111 Dairy Cattle included in the Border and Lakeland Club Sale.

STORE CATTLE – Yet another marvellous entry of 404 store cattle forward at Borderway’s weekly sale where once again trade did not disappoint with another very good sale average of £1082 per head. £1460 was top overall for a Charolais cross from Messrs Haston, Swordwellrigg, Annan. Three lots of steers achieved £1400 firstly by Messrs Wigham, Coldshields, Haltwhistle for a pen of three, Messrs Stamper, Rose Farm, Cockermouth for Limousins and a British Blue cross from Messrs Harper, West House, Maryport. The same vendor also sold top Aberdeen Angus cross to £1370 and Herefords from Rose Farm, Cockermouth sold to £1310.

Heifers peaked at £1400 from Messrs Twentyman, Osborne Farm, Wigton with a British Blue cross. £1370 from the same vendor for two Limousin crosses and £1330 from Messrs Haston, Swordwellrigg, Annan for a Charolais cross.

Dairy bred steers peaked at £1220 for a pen of 8 Holsteins from Messrs Rudd, Grassings, Wigton and £1110 for a pen of 3 Holstein heifers from Messrs Halliday, Broathill, Lockerbie.

Leading prices:

Heifers: British Blue £1400, £1300 Osborne Farm, £1200, £1140 Bank Farm, £1190 Beckhall Farm, £1160 Greensyke, £1125 Broathill, £1125, £1110 Griegsland Limousin £1370 Osborne Farm, £1320 Beckhall Farm, £1275 Orton Rigg Farm, £1265 Woodhouse, £1240 Rose Farm, £1225 East Park, £1220 The Garth, £1215 Bonshawside, £1200 Netherhill, £1200 Bonshawside Charolais £1330, £1240 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1225, £1180 High Park Foot, £1080 Cockleybank Holstein Friesian £1110 Broathill Holstein £1110, £1110 Broathill Beef Shorthorn £1105 Greenwrae Hereford £1095 Cockleybank, £910 Stone House Simmental £1090 Mouswald Grange, £950 Cinderbarrow Farm Aberdeen Angus £1080 Greenwrae, £1000 Chalkside, £995 Burn House, £980 Brackenslack, £970 The Grove

Steers: Charolais £1460 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1230 Highwood Farm, £1150 Ladyhousesteads, £1095 The Garth, £1075 Riggfoot Farm Limousin £1400 Cold Shields, £1400 Rose Farm, £1305 East Park, £1280 Woodhouse, £1250 Flimby Hall, £1250 Longrow Farm, £1225 Barton Dale, £1215 Ladyhousesteads, £1210 Stenries, £1210 Haresceugh Castle British Blue £1400, £1340 West House Farm, £1380, £1365, £1320 Rose Farm, £1290, £1230 Bank Farm, £1270, £1230(x2) Highwood Farm, £1270 Netherhill Farm Aberdeen Angus £1370, £1300 West House Farm, £1205 Skelcies Hall, £1185 Halldykes, £1150 Cockleybank, £1140 Stainton House Farm, £1110 Carleton House, £1100 Brackenslack Hereford £1310 Rose Farm, £1120 Crossgates Cottage, £1095 Low House Blonde £1290 Highwood Farm Simmental £1290, £1185 Highwood Farm, £1105, £1000 Chapel Farm, £1010 Kirkland Farm Montbeliarde £1290, £1270, £1180 Greenwrae, £1080 Kirkland Farm Holstein £1220 Grassings Farm, £1000, £970 Greengill Farm Beef Shorthorn £1190 Strenries, £1185 Sneck Yeat Friesian £1120 Kirkland Farm, £1060, £1000 Chapel Farm Holstein Friesian £1000, £970 Greengill Farm, £995 Skelcies Hall, £995 West House Farm, £975, £970, £900 Kirkland Farm Fleckvieh £980 Mouswald Grange Norwegian Red £835 Holme Farm

WEANED CATTLE: Weaned calves were once again were well bid for. Beef and Dairy bred Bulls proved very good to sell with this section topping at £1095 for a Limousin cross from Messrs Reid, Kirkburn, Lockerbie with many selling to £1000 or more.

Bullocks and heifers were also well sold, with younger grassier types in demand, selling to £975 for a pen of Limousin steers from Messrs Mattinson, Burthwaite. Heifers from the same home sold to £930 for a Limousin.

Bulls: Limousin £1095, £990 Kirkburn Farm, £1075 Stubbsgill Farm, £1050 Orton Hall, £1005, £990, £960 Little Orton, £1000 School Hill, £990, £940 Bridgehouse Farm, £955, £935, £885 Bayle Hill, £940, £900 Wardhall Guards Farm, £885, £865, £830 Cragg Farm, £865 Ibrak, £805 Nunfield Aberdeen Angus £1075 Orton Hall, £765 Moss Side Hall Hereford £845 School Hill Beef Shorthorn £825 Halldykes British Blue £805, £775 Church View, £790, £760 Rottington Hall, £775 Moss Side House, £710 Chalkside, £700 Mickley Moor Farm, £690 Frizington Parks Farm Holstein Friesian £740, £495, £480 High Whinnow Farm, £495, £450 Moss Side House, £485, £400 Chalkside Fleckvieh £715, £685(x2), £670, £540, £540 High Whinnow Farm Salers £630 Overby House Friesian £460 Highwood Nook Holstein £360 Frizington Parks Farm

Steers: Limousin £975, £865 Burthwaite, £950 Ridley Farm, £910, £870, £760 Lees Hall Farm, £895, £890, £880, £860, £810(x3) Sandford Hall, £890, £840, £815 Beamwham, £820 Aigle Gill, £800 Ridley Farm, £790 Low Sorbies Aberdeen Angus £845 Softley Farm, £700 Cairnbridge British Blue £800, £770 Bridge Farm, £790 Skiddaw View Cottage, £780(x2) Church View, £700 Mickley Moor Farm, £700 Cairnbridge Charolais £765 Ridley Farm Beef Shorthorn £700 Hill House Close Farm

Heifers: Limousin £930 Burthwaite, £890, £780(x2), £770, £760 Crowhall Farms, £800 Beamwham, £770 Sandford Hall, £740 Ridley Farm, £720 Nunfield Montbeliarde £830 Hillend Farm Simmental £820, £720 Kirtleton House British Blue £800 Whitshield Bungalow, £700 Bridge Farm Aberdeen Angus £790 Crowhall Farms, £650, £640(x2) Nunfield, £640 Softley Farm Charolais £780, £690 Nunfield, £770 Skiddaw View

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

Store Cattle                                                                       

James Little 07872 840685

Grant Anderson 07872 129274

Lynne Grieve 07803 24234

Weaned Cattle

David Fearon on 07500 173273

David Holliday 07710189804