Borderway Store & Weanling Sale

1st July 2020

At Borderway Mart on Wednesday 1st July, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their weekly sale of store and weanling cattle.

STORE CATTLE: An excellent entry of over 500 store cattle whereby one of the best trades for quite some time was achieved. A day’s overall top of £1380 was attained by Messrs Weal, Birkshawhead, Lockerbie for two Limousin cross heifers. Charolais heifers sold to £1330 from Messrs Charlton, Crown Point, Penrith and British Blue crosses to £1260 from Messrs Parker, Prior Rigg, Carlisle. Steers sold to a top of £1360 for a Limousin cross from Messrs Weal, Birkshawhead and £1300 from Messrs Routledge, Brackenhill Rigg, Carlisle. British Blues to £1310 from Messrs Charlton, Crown Point and £1305 for another from Messrs Jefferson, Aspatria Hall, Wigton. Simmental crosses from Messrs Hodgson, White House, Penrith achieved £1245. Black and whites again very easily sold and were seen to peak at £1085 for 3 Montbeliardes from Messrs Haston, Swordwellrigg, Annan. Friesians sold to £1045 for a pen of 5 from Messrs Moscrop, Rye Close, Carlisle and £1040 from Messrs Miller, Tarn Lodge, Brampton with a Holstein Friesian. Also worth noting was two Belted Galloway steers from Messrs MacGillivray, Foxfield Park, Carlisle achieving £1110. Please advise entries for next week’s sale by 10am Friday morning.

Leading prices:

Steers: Limousin £1360 Birkshawhead, £1300 Brackenhill Rigg, £1260 Crown Point Farm, £1260, £1170 Clappers Farm, £1200, £1185 Barton Dale, £1200, £1155, £1040, £950 Rye Close, £1195, £1180 Newby Farm, £1180 Beckhall Farm, £1175 Burtholme Farm, £1170 Stenries, £1145 Croft Ends Farm British Blue £1310 Crown Point Farm, £1305 Aspatria Hall, £1290, £1150 Kirkland Farm, £1225(x2), £1205, £1180, £1165(x2), £1160 Brackenhill Rigg, £1195 Newtown Farm, £1170 Cockleybank, £1160 Waingate Head, £1160 Hesket Demain, £1160 Carleton Hill Farm, £1150 Newton Field Simmental £1245 White House, £1170, £1095 Crookdyke, £1120, £1075 Beech House Blonde £1230 Beckhall Farm Hereford £1175 Cockleybank, £1140 Rye Close, £1120 Beech House Aberdeen Angus £1170 Cockleybank, £1020 Brackenhill, £945 Town Foot Farm Belted Galloway £1110, £950, £900 Foxfield Montbelairde £1085, £950 Swordwellrigg Farm Friesian £1045, £1010 Rye Close, £950 Brackenhill Holstein Friesian £1040, £975, £830 Tarn Lodge Farm, £960 Bulls Head Farm, £945 Crookdyke, £940 Blue Dial Farm, £865 Brackenhill, £800 Gamerigg Farm Staberliser £1035 The Swaites Charolais £965 Tedcastle Farm, £960 Wheyrigg House Shorthorn £950 Rye Close Holstein £870 Blue Dial Farm

Heifers: Limousin £1380, £1190, £1140 Birkshawhead, £1270 Newtown Farm, £1240 High Wreay Farm, £1205 Haresceugh Castle, £1200 Niven Hill, £1200 Newby Farm, £1180 Crown Point Farm, £1165 White House Farm, £1150 Well Head Farm, £1150 Stenries, £1135 Harper Hill Farm, £1135 Aspatria Hall Charolais £1330 Crown Point Farm, £1295 Stonewalls, £1270, £1130, £1120, £1080 Spout Bank British Blue £1260, £1110 Prior Rigg, £1165, £1130, £1125 Bulls Head Farm, £1160, £1105 Cockleybank, £1140 Carleton Hill Farm, £1100 Lamonby Hall, £1100 Stone House Aberdeen Angus £1150, £1130, £1090 Cockleybank, £1105, £1000 Roe Ghyll, £1045 High Rigg, £1015 Murrah Hall Simmental £1130, £1100 Prior Rigg, £1120, £1100, £1100 Cardew House, £1030 Heartview Staberliser £1060 The Swaites Hereford £900 Town Foot Farm

WEANED CATTLE: A good show of stirks forward with all classes of bulls in great demand. Hindmarsh Partners sold a 24-month-old Simmental bull for £1290. Messrs Thomlinson, Park View’s run of Limousin bulls topped at £1100(x4) and £1090. Messrs Robinson, New Hall sold a Salers bull for £1020. Messrs Henshall, Sarkshields Farm sold three 13-month-old Limousin heifers for £1025. Messrs Graham, North End Farm sold a 14-month-old Limousin x bullock for £1020.

Leading prices:

Bulls: Simmental £1290 Warkshaugh Limousin £1100(x2), £1090, £1000 Park View Salers £1020 New Hall Aberdeen Angus £705 Chalkside Holstein Friesian £570 Woodslee Friesian £490 Highwood Nook

Heifers: Limousin £1025 Sarkshields Farm, £900 North End Farm British Blue £900 Sheepfield Beef Shorthorn £885 Mark Farm Charolais £790 New Hall Aberdeen Angus £755 Pinegrove Hereford £670 The Breaks Belted Galloway £615 Barsalloch Farm

Steers: Limousin £1020, £950 North End Farm, £1000, £980 Brownrigg Hall, £940 West Hot Bank, £900 Penpeugh Aberdeen Angus £890 West Hot Bank Charolais £850 Holme House Dale Hereford £745 Barsalloch Farm Belted Galloway £700 Mark Farm Galloway £600 Barsalloch Farm Holstein Friesian £580(x2) Barsalloch Farm Holstein £580 Barsalloch Farm Friesian £565 Midtown Farm