Borderway Store & Weanling Sale

13th May 2020

At Borderway Mart on Wednesday 13th May, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their weekly sale of store and weanling cattle.

STORE CATTLE:  A mixed show of 453 store cattle forward, selling dearer again on the week noticeably for the stronger end. Top overall was a superb Limousin cross heifer from Messrs Beattie, Shield Green, Carlisle achieving £1430. Charolais crosses from Messrs Graham, Hillhead, Canonbie sold to £1280. Steers peaked at £1210 for two Charolais crosses from Messrs Dobson, West End Farm, Maryport and another to £1200 from Messrs Graham, Hillhead. Limousin crosses sold to £1190 for two from Messrs Batey, High Knells, Carlisle and Messrs Atkinson, Hawkrigg, Appleby matched this price with one of their steers. Beef Shorthorns also attained £1190 from Messrs Magnay, Greenwrae, Gretna. Black and whites sold to a top of £1130 for three Holstein Friesians from Messrs Watson, Howrigg, Wigton. Many more could have been sold.

Leading prices:

Heifers: Limousin £1430, £1160 Shield Green, £1170 Ash View, £1140 High Flowery Hirst, £1120 Lankaber, £1110 Burnside, £1100 Dry Evers, £1095 Hawkrigg Farm, £1080 Millriggs Farm, £1070 Grange Farm, £1070 Flimby Hall, £1060 Gill House, £1050 Longrow Farm Charolais £1280 Hillhead, £1010 Burnside, £900 Wath Head British Blue £1080 Halldykes, £1075 Lankaber, £1065 Yew Tree Farm, £1025 Cumcatch Farm, £1000 Holly Bush, £995, £985 Woodfield, £970 West Whitrigg Aberdeen Angus £980 Town House, £935 Edenbanks, £870 Guise Hereford £950 Woodend Farm Blonde £960 Town House Bazadiase £950 Guise Montbeliarde £900 Yew Tree Farm

Steers: Charolais £1210 West End Farm, £1200 Hillhead, £1125 Millriggs Farm, £1095 Newbampton Farm, £1070 Beef Shorthorn £1190, £1160 Greenwrae Limousin £1190, £1180, £1050 High Knells, £1190 Hawkrigg Farm, £1180, £1110 Ashview, £1160, £1060 Flimby Hall, £1100 Chapel House, £1100 Kirkland Farm, £1085 Woodslee, £1055, £1050 The Grove, £1050 Haresceugh Castle, £1040(x2) Guise Simmental £1130, £1050 Chapel House, £1030, £990 Merryshield, £1000 Town Foot Farm Holstein Friesian £1130 Howrigg Farm, £690 Burn House, £680 Brow Farm British Blue £1090(x2), £1070, £1000 Guise, £1075 Newbampton Farm, £1075 Bankend, £1020 Town House Salers £1040 Lankaber, £930(x2) Horsecrook Hereford £1035 The Grove Staberlizer £1030 The Swaites Bazadiase £1030, £1005 Guise Aberdeen Angus £1025 Cumcatch Farm, £940 Lochridgehill Farm, £930 Upmanby Farm Blonde £960, £950 Merryshield Friesian £875 The Nook, £780 Hawkrigg Farm, £690 Balnamoon Farm

WEANED CATTLE:  A very mixed show of 216 bulls and stirks forward with once again a marvellous trade achieved for all types. Bulls peaked at £1040 for a Limousin from Messrs Storrow, Willimoteswick, Hexham. Simmentals sold to £880 for a pen from Messrs Benn & McGuckin, Lochridgehill Farm, Kilmarnock. Aberdeen Angus’ sold to £850 from Messrs McGregor, Longrigg, Carlisle and British Blues to £800 from Messrs Leak, Hill Farm, Holmrook. Steers peaked at £985 for an Aberdeen Angus cross from Messrs Copeland, Kilfillan, Newton Stewart and British Blues sold to £960 for a pen of 4 from Messrs Maughan, Asby Mill, Appleby. Heifers peaked at £910 for two Limousin crosses from Messrs Sherwin, Tarn How, Seascale.

Next Sale will take place on WEDNESDAY 20th MAY, all entries must be pre-booked with the office or the auctioneers:
James Little 07872 840685                                  Grant Anderson 07872 129274
David Holliday 07710 189804                              David Fearon 07500 173273
Main Sales Office 01228 406200

Leading prices:

Bulls: Limousin £1040, £980 Willimoteswick Farm, £890, £790, £780 Park View Hereford £920 Chapplehope House Simmental £880, £660 Lochridgehill Farm Aberdeen Angus £850 Longrigg British Blue £800 Hill Farm Brown Swiss £615 Blue House Farm Holstein Friesian £595, £400 Blue House Farm, £460 Cardew Hall

Steers: Aberdeen Angus £985, £860, £840, £700 Kilfillan, £705 Craigburn Farm British Blue £960 Asby Mill, £800, £780, £755 Whitehills Farm Charolais £900, £860 Tyson Moor Farm, £850 Tongue House, £805, £780 Isel Old Park Limousin £860, £850, £840, £785 Wydon Eals Farm, £850 Stone House, £830, £785 Garvilland, £800, £790 Old Police House Simmental £800 Sandysike Farmhouse Hereford £655 Sandysike Farmhouse, £520 Chapplehope House Friesian £565, £560 Kilfillan Galloway £470 Horsecrook

Heifers: Limousin £910 Tarn How, £810, £720 Stone House, £775, £725 Garvilland, £770 Isel Old Park, £770 Tongue House, £740 Old Police House Charolais £805 Tongue House, £805 Isel Old Park British Blue £800 Kaysbank South Devon £730 Brow Farm Aberdeen Angus £705 Craigburn Farm