Borderway Store & Weanling Cattle Sale

14th August 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 862 cattle at their Weekly Wednesday Sale at Borderway comprising of 592 Catalogued Store Cattle, Un-entered Store Bulls and Stirks and 270 Calves.

Another very useful selection of cattle in every department met a very keen enquiry, many more could be sold to advantage.

Next weeks sale includes the Anniversary Show & Sale of Store Cattle and Suckled Calves, Expected numbers 800, plus 300 Un-entered Store Bulls and Weanlings and 300 Calves.Also forward 186 Pedigree Dairy Cattle and Elite Embryo Auction.

STORE CATTLE – A great entry of 397 store cattle were forward with a massive ring side of buyers coming to take advantage of the large numbers at Carlisle.  Messrs Beattie, Ratlinggate Farm run of Limousin x bullocks topped at £1280 and £1265.  Messrs Graham & Co, Hillhead sold a Charolais x bullock for £1210.  Messrs Harrington, Grange Grassing sold the top priced Limousin x heifer for £1170.

Leading prices per head:

Steers: Limousin £1280 £1265 (x2) £1140 (x2) Ratlinggate Farm, £1190 Balnamoon Farm, £1100 Rye Close, £1090 £1010 (x3) Tinnishall, £1085 £1005 (x3) Stoneraise Place, £1080 Hillhead, £1045 Corriehills Farm, £1005 High Stand, £1000 (x2) Keepershield Farm, Charolais £1210 £1140 Hillhead, £1140 £1110 Barton Dale, £1130 Balnamoon Farm, £1115 £1000 (x2) Old Silloth Farm, £1085 High Stand, British Blue £1170 £1150 (x2) Durdar Farm, £1070 Croftheads, Aberdeen Angus £1095 Hillhead, £1080 (x3) Town End Farm,  £1030 Hayclose, Hereford £1005 Stoneraise Place

Fleckvieh £980 (x2) Croftheads, £925 (x2) Stoneraise Place, Stabiliser £910 The Swaites, Gelvieh £840 Parcelstown, Friesian £820 (x4) Middle Farm, Holstein Friesian £860 (x4) Stoneraise Place.

Heifers: Limousin £1170 Grange Grassing, £1130 (x2) £1120 Grain Head, £1100 (x3) Sleightholme, £1070 £1015 Troutbeck Cottage, £1050 (x3) Stoneraise Place, £1000 (x2) Ratlinggate, £1000 Dacre Lodge, British Blue £1100 £1090 £1055, £1035, £1020 Lawrence Holme, £1070 Crookdyke, £1060 Hayclose, £1010 Cockley Bank, Charolais £1105 Orchard House, £1075 Dacre Lodge, Aberdeen Angus £1025 (x3) Town End Farm, Stabiliser £1005 The Swaites.

Further information on the sale of store cattle at Borderway, please contact Auctioneers James Little 07872 840685 or Grant Anderson 07872 129274.

WEANED CATTLE: A good show of 196 weanlings were forward with a large ring side of buyers with trade being mixed.  Messrs Thomlinson, Park View, Limousin bulls topped at £900 (x2) £880 and £870.  Messrs Branthwaite, Eskett View sold three Angus bullocks for £855.

Leading prices: Bulls: Limousin £900 (x2) £880 £870 Park View, Simmental £745 (x6) Kirtleton House, Friesian £555 (x4) Pelutho Park, Aberdeen Angus £535 (x6) Chalkside.

Steers: Aberdeen Angus £855 (x3) Eskett View, £820 (x2) Stone House, Limousin £810 (x2) Davygill Farm, Beef Shorthorn £785 Whitehills Farm, Holstein Friesian £740 Mid Bishopton Farm, £530 (x4) £500 (x5) Brackenhill, British Blue £740 (x7) Mid Bishopton Farm, Charolais £670 (x2) Ross Farm,

Heifers: Limousin £830 (x2) £810 Davygill Farm, Aberdeen Angus £680 (x2) Stone House, British Blue £640 (x3) Brackenhill.

For further information on the sale of weaned calves at Borderway, please contact Auctioneers David Holliday 07710 189804 or David Fearon 07500173273