Borderway Store & Weanling Sale

5th June 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd had forward 939 head of cattle at their Weekly Wednesday sale consisting of 511 catalogued store cattle, un-entered store bulls and stirks 301 calves and 127 dairy cattle in the Borderway Monthly Dairy day.

STORE CATTLE – A smaller offering of 342 store cattle forward with all classes far dearer to that of previous weeks with bullocks selling to a top of £1270 for a Limousin cross from Messrs Bowman, Croft House, Penrith and £1260 from Messrs Grice, Newtown, Carlisle.  British Blues to £1220 from Messrs Routledge, Old Silloth, Wigton.  Heifers as always very easily sold and peaked at £1240 for a Limousin cross from Messrs Grice, Newtown, Carlisle.  British Blues to £1170 from Messrs Edgar, Flatt and Messrs Kellet, White House Farm and Charolais crosses to £1130 from Messrs Bowman, Scalehouses.

Black and white steers peaked at £990 from Messrs Roddam, Fordlands and £930 for another from Messrs Simpson, Waingate Head.

More could have been sold to vendor’s advantage

Leading prices per head:

Steers: Limousin £1270 Croft House, £1260 £1150 Newton Farm, £1195 Wood Head, £1190 Pelutho Park, £1180 (x2) £1100 Dundraw Farm, £1175 Southerfield Hall, £1130 £1125 High Flowery Hirst, £1125 Weeds Farm, £1125 £1100 Beech House, £1100 (x2) Croft House Farm, British Blue £1220 £1110 (x2) Old Silloth Farm, £1180 Wood Head, £1180 (x2) £1030 (x5) £1005 Castle Farm, £1150 Newtown Farm, £1090 Spout Bank, £1070 Town Foot Farm, £1050 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1020 Kilnknowe, Charolais £1160, £1150 Rigg Head, £1135 (x2) £1115 Spout Bank, Aberdeen Angus £1110 Wood Head, £1060 £1005 (x2) £965 Sheddock Farm, £990 (x2) Town Foot Farm, £920 Whiteclose Rigg, Fleckvieh £1040, £1020 (x2) Limekilns Farm, Hereford £1010 Town Foot Farm, £1010 Beech House, Beef Shorthorn £990 Sorrow Stones, Friesian £990, £830 Fordlands Farm, Holstein Friesian £930 Waingate Head, £720 Sorrow Stones.

Heifers: Limousin £1240 Newtown Farm, £1190 Croft House, £1180 £1090 £1065 Rigg Head, £1120 Southerfield Hall, £1100 (x2) Beech House, £1070 Eden Gate Holme Farm, British Blue £1170 £1090 Flatt, £1170 (x2) Holly Bush, £1150 Southerfield Hall, £1120, £1060  Rottington Hall, £1115 Swordwellrigg Farm, £1100 Park House,

Charolais £1130 Croft House, £1060 Brisco Hall, Simmental £1110 Hillhead Farm, £1030 (x2) White House Farm, £1020 Rottington Hall, Shorthorn £1085, £1050 Brisco Hall, Aberdeen Angus £970 Brisco Hall, £920 Twizell Farm, £910 Harper Hill Farm, £880 (x2) Stone House, Friesian £880 Chalkside.

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 small show of 168 weanlings were forward with a large ring side of regular and new buyers at Borderway.  Messrs Graham, Heatherside sold three outstanding Limousin bulls for £1210, £1090 and £1070 for 12 month old bulls.  Messrs Burrow, Lodge Farm, run of Blue bulls topped at £1060.  Messrs Eve, Stubbstill run of Limousin bulls topped at £1050, £1010 and £1000 for 11 to 12 months of age.  Messrs Thompson, Edenbank sold a Limousin x bullock for £1100.

Leading prices:

Bulls: Limousin £1210, £1090 £1070 Heatherside, £1050, £1010, £1000 Stubbsgill Farm, British Blue £1060 Lodges Farm, Montbelairde £750 Greenwrae.

Steers: Limousin £1100 Edenbanks, £960, £895 Viewley, £880 Davygill Farm, Aberdeen Angus £820 High Plains, British Blue £800 Holme Farm, Hereford £760 Sleetburn, £700 Holme Farm, Montbelairde £735 Summerhill Farm, Holstein Friesian £630 School Hill.

Heifers: Limousin £890 Hagg Farm, £790 Haining House Farm, £790 Davygill Farm, Aberdeen Angus £845 (x2) Wheyrigg House, British Blue £700 South View Farm, Charolais £690 Tongue House, Saler £690 Plumpton Foot Farm, Belted Galloway £560 (x3) Plumpton Foot Farm.

For further information on the sale of weaned calves at Borderway, please contact Auctioneers David Holliday 07710 189804 or David Fearon 07764 573436.