Borderway Store & Weanling Cattle Sale

5th August 2020

At Borderway Mart on Wednesday 5th August, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their weekly sale of store and weanling cattle.

STORE CATTLE: Another good day at Borderway with an entry of 420 store cattle with prices reflective of recent times.  Hitting the high notes in the steer section was Messrs Johnstone, Westray Farm, Cockermouth who sold a pair of Charolais bullocks at £1440 ahead. Heifers again good to sell, this week’s top call came from a fantastic Limousin cross at £1330.  Native cattle saw Hereford claim top spot with a bullock from Messrs Moscrop, Ryeclose, Irthington selling at £1255.  A pair of Angus x heifers topped their respective section at £1160.  Dairy bullocks sold to £1160 for Fleckvieh from Messrs Leak, Hill Farm, Holmrook with Holstein to £1080 for a pen of six from Messrs Stamper & Son, Rose Farm, Cockermouth.
Many more could have been sold.  Please advise entries to Main Office (01228 406200) for next week’s sale.

Leading prices: Steers: Charolais £1440 (x2) Westray Farm, £1300 £1180 (x2) Spout Bank, £1230 £1210 Briggle Farm, £1140 (x6) Redhouse Farm, £1090 (x2) Waters Farm, £1090 Low Houses, £1090 Stenries £1020 (x2) Caton Street, Limousin £1280 £1245 Ratlinggate Farm, £1265 Beckhall Farm, £1245 (x2) Holmecroft Farm, £1230 Douglas Square, £1220 (x2) Gallhill, £1210 West Cocklaw, £1205 Stonewalls, £1200 (x2) £1145 (x3) Killiecrankie £1200 (x4) Gallhill £1175 (x2) Heather House, £1145 Beckhall Farm,  £1140 (x2) Harper Hill Farm, £1130 (x3) High Wreay Farm, Hereford £1255 £1085 (x2) Rye Close, British Blue £1215,  £1175 Bankend, £1160 (x4) Sandbed Farm, £1140 (x4) Heather House, £1130 (x2) £1100 (x3) £1095 (x3) £1065 Briggle Farm, £1120 Beckhall Farm, £1100 (x3) Dearham Hall, £1100 (x5) Stone House, £1070 (x2) Waingate Head, £1055 Spout Bank £1055 Killiecrankie, £1050 (x4) Cropper Road, £1030 Stenries, Aberdeen Angus £1210 Spout Bank, £1175 (x2) The Wreay £1165 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1160 (x2) £1090 (x2) Bankend, £1090 (x3) Stoneraise Place, £1060 White House, £1060 Limekilns Farm, £1050 Rye Close, Fleckvieh £1160 Hill Farm, £1000 Limekilns Farm, Blonde £1140 Stoneraise Place, Simmental £1100 White House, Holstein Friesian £1080 (x6) Rose Farm, Montbelairde £1055 (x2) Swordwellrigg Farm, £1050 £1040 £980 (x5) Stonewalls, Friesian £1000 (x5) Rye Close, £985 (x9) £905 Roanstrees.

Heifers: Limousin £1330 £1300 (x2) Croft House, £1280 Westray Farm, £1280 £1100 Clappers Farm, £1250 Crown point Farm, £1240 (x2) Hill Farm, £1230 (x4) £1170 (x2), £1100 (x6)  Craignair £1230, £1220 (x6)  Ratlinggate Farm, £1170 Douglas Square, £1150 (x3) Church Farm, £1100 (x2) Glebe Farm, Simmental £1260 (x2) Craignair, Aberdeen Angus £1160 (x2) £1145 (x20 £1070 (x8) £980 Craignair, £1060 Clappers Farm, £1050 (x2) Whinney Hill Farm, £1040 (x3) Stoneraise Place, £980 (x5) Brisco Hall, £970 Macey Bank Farm, Beef Shorthorn £1150 (x2) Brisco Hall, £1040 Farlam Hill Farm, Hereford £1130 Whinney Hill Farm, £1085 Rye Close, British Blue £1140 Hill Farm, £1130 (x4) Holmecroft, £1100 (x9) Glebe Farm, £1075 (x4) Waingate Head, £1050 (x4) Heather House, £1040 (x2) Dearham Hall, £1040 Skelton Wood End, £1000 (x5) Bolton Cottage, Charolais £1100 Briggle Farm, £1100 (x6) Low Houses, £1080 Stoneraise Place, £1060 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1050 Cooper House Farm.

WEANED CATTLE: A mixed show of weanling were forward with bulls once again in great demand with Messrs Beattie, Sheild Green selling a Limousin bull for £1250   Messrs Mandale & Son, Lambfield Farm, sold a Limousin bull for £1235.  Mr E Dean, Kirkhouse Farm, sold a Limousin bull for £1200.  Messrs Mews, Glendue Farm, run of cattle topped at £1000 and £980 for Limousin x bullocks.  Messrs Graham, North End Farm run of heifers topped at £940 for a Limousin x heifer.

Leading prices:
Bulls: Limousin £1250 Shield Green, £1235 Lambfield Farm, £1200 Kirkhouse Farm, £1000 Low Blaithwaite Farm, £990 (x2) £950 Wardhall Guards Farm, Aberdeen Angus £640 West Hot Bank, Belted Galloway £640 £630 Mark Farm, Holstein Friesian £545 (x4) Woodslee.

Steers: Limousin £1000 £980 Glendue Farm, £930 £900 West Hot Bank, £920 North End Farm, £910 Shillafield £900 Lawston Farm, Aberdeen Angus £930 West Hot Bank, Simmental £885 Heatheridge Farm, British Blue £845 £810 Glendue Farm, Montbelaide £700 Brayshaw, Belted Galloway £690 Mark Farm, Norwegian Red £575 Cragg House Farm.  

Heifers: Limousin £940 North End Farm, £890 Sherwens Terrace, Aberdeen Angus £740 Brayshaw, British Blue £790 (x2) Oakghyll Farm, Blonde £760 Heatheridge Farm.