Borderway Store & Weanling Cattle Sale

4th March 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 1338 head of cattle at their Weekly Wednesday sale at Borderway, comprising of 995 Catalogued Store Cattle, and Unentered Store Bulls and Weanlings, 278 Calves and 65 Dairy Cattle in the Borderway Monthly Dairy day.

STORE CATTLE – Another very good sale of 594 store cattle forward with once again all classes very easily sold.  Top overall was a British Blue cross steer from Messrs Beaty, Durdar Farm, Carlisle achieving £1360, £1280 and £1250.  Messrs Mason, Bank Farm, Penrith sold another to £1215, £1210 x 2 and £1200.  Messrs Dobson, West End,  Maryport sold Charolais crosses to £1290 and £1270 (x2).  Messrs Udale, Sideways Bank, Penrith sold another to £1270.  Limousin crosses sold to £1260 from Messrs Dobson, East View, Carlisle, and Messrs Batey, High Knells, Carlisle to £1255.  Aberdeen Crosses from Messrs Nixon, Ribton House, Workington selling to £1195.  Black and white bullocks topped at £1075 for a Friesian from Messrs Robinson, Pelutho Park, Wigton.

Heifers were seen to peak at £1340 for a Limousin cross from Messrs Moffat, Stone House, Gretna.  Messrs Stagg, Longrow, Canonbie sold another to £1230 and Messrs Wilkinson, Arkleby House, Wigton to £1220.  Charolais crosses from Messrs Bowman, Croft House, Penrith to £1190.  British Blues peaked at £1120 from Messrs Smellie, Tinto View, Biggar and finally Black and Whites heifers peaked at £1005 from Messrs Wilson, Hardrigg, Penrith

More of all classes are required on a weekly basis.  Please advise entries to Main office or any of our Auctioneers.

Leading prices:

Steers: British Blue £1360 £1280 £1250 Durdar Farm, £1215 £1210 (x2) £1200 £1180 £1150 £1130 Bank Farm, £1170 £1110 Shield Green, £1150 Tinto View Farm,Charolais £1290 £1270 (x2) West End Farm, £1270 £1110 Sideway Bank, £1100 (x2) Whiteside Farm, Limousin £1260 East View Farm, £1255 £1180 £1155 High Knells Farm, £1200 Newtown Farm, £1175 Arkleby House Farm, £1150 (x3) £1145 The Flatt, £1145 Waters Farm, £1140 Ash View, Aberdeen Angus  £1195 (x2) £1120 (x3) Ribton House, £1110 Stainton House Farm, £1090 £1000 Yew Tree Farm, £1085 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1075 (x2) £1040 Espland £1040 Tinto View Farm, Blonde £1180 High Knells Farm, Fleckvieh £1085 Limekilns Farm, £970 (x3) Horsegills, Hereford £1085 Newbampton Farm, £945 Well Head Farm, £920 (x2) Brackenber, Friesian £1075 £900 Pelutho Park, £950 Grassings Farm, £940 (x2) Church View, £900, £850  Windy Nook, Simmental £1070 £1040 (x2) £1000 (x2) Tinnishall £1070 £1000 Prior Rigg, £1010 Balnamoon Farm, Holstein Friesian £1050 (x3) Bridge Farm, £1040 £890 Arkleby House Farm, £1000 (x6) £950 (x2)  Grassings Farm, £990 £940 (x4) Ribton House, £980 (x4) Hardrigg Hall, £980 £930 £865 Ashfield, £880 West Brownrigg,

Beef Shorthorn £1010 Espland, Montbelairde £1000 Swordwellrigg, Swedish Red & White £950 Grassings Farm,

Heifers: Limousin £1340 £1220 £1160 £1140 Stone House, £1230 Longrow Farm, £1220 Arkleby House Farm, £1195 £1180 Croft House, £1160 Ash View, £1160 Waters Farm, Charolais £1190 Croft House, £1130 £1020 Sideway Bank, £1010 Whiteside Farm, British Blue £1120 Tinto View, £1110 £1060 £1055 £1030 Sandbed Farm, £1085 Whiteside Farm, £1065 The Beeches, £1060 £1050 £1035 £1020 Broathill, £1050, Berrier Head, Simmental £1090 Green Farm, £1000 Prior Rigg, £980 Beech House, Beef Shorthorn £1040 £980 Greenwrae, £950 Sheepfields, Aberdeen Angus £1020 Ribton House, £910 Banktop Farm, £910 (x3) Brisco Hill, £900 (x2) Tinto View Farm, Holstein Friesian £1005 Hardrigg Hall, Fleckvieh £910 Dykesfield Farm,Hereford £900 Tinto View Farm.   

WEANED CATTLE: A larger show of 385 weaned cattle were forward seeing cattle trade slightly less on the week.  Top price of the day was a Limousin x bullock from Messrs Crosthwaite, Greenclose, Penruddock topping at £920.  Quality bulls were once again selling well with a Limousin from Messrs Brodie, Cadgillhead Canobie selling at £915.

Steers: Limousin £920 Green Close, £875 Kellah £840 Desoglin, £830 (x3) £810 Marsh House, £810 (x2) Green Close, £800 (x2) Pleasant Farm, £800 Wall End Farm,Aberdeen Angus £900 (x2) £875 (x2) £835 (x2) Marsh House, £835 Pinegrove, British Blue £900 Slealands, £830 £800 (x2) Rawfoot , Charolais £760 Old Police House, £720 The Green, Blonde £735 Holme Farm, Saler £720 Far Hills, Stabiliser £700 Skiddaw View Cottage, Simmental £700 (x3) East Wharmley, Hereford £690 Partridge Nest, Galloway £645 Skiddaw View Cottage, Beef Shorthorn £510 (x3) South Corrielaw.

Bulls: Limousin £915 Cadgillhead, £885 The Paddock, £850 £785 (x2) £780 (x2) Orton Hall, £825 East Wharmley £800 (x3) Hargill House, Aberdeen Angus £850 Cadgillhead, £745 Orton Hall, Charolais £800 £795 (x2) £750 (x2) Ewanrigg Farm, British Blue £740 Chalkside, Simmental £620 (x2) East Bowhill Farm, Hereford £560 Blue House Farm, Belted Galloway £540 East Wharmley.

Heifers: Aberdeen Angus £900 £815 (x2) Marsh House, £890 Edenbanks, British Blue £880 (x3) £860 Monkhill Hall Farm, £825 Croft House, Charolais £855 (x2) £845 (x4) Crummock Bank Farm, £850 Rawfoot, Limousin £790 (x4) Marsh House, £775 Wed Holme House, £770 Moor Park Farm, £770 (x3) Green Close, £750 West Hile Farm, £750 (x2) Kellah .