Borderway Weekly Calf Sale

31st October 2018

On Wednesday 31st October Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of young calves with an increased entry of 263.  An improved show of well reared calves and were sharper on the week especially for continental bulls.  Top price was £520 for a superb Limousin bull from Messrs Wilson, Gate Farm, Uldale, Wigton.  A plainer show of black and whites would be slightly easier on the week.

Leading Prices:
Bulls: Limousin £520 Gate Farm, £435 Lowther Low Moor, £365 £310 Wedholme Hill, £335 Townfoot Farm, £335 £280 Chapelcroft, £325 £275 £250 Waitby Farm, £260 Bleaberry Rigg, £250 Southernby Hall, Fleckvieh £465 £250, £215 Lowther Low Moor

British Blue £450, £445, £435, £400 £320 Smalmstown Farm, £400, £385 Waitby Farm, £380, £350  Tempest Tower, £375, £315 High Ploughlands, £365 Chapelcroft, £360 Hill Green, £350 Petteril Side Farm, £325 Syke House, £300 Wedholme Hill, £300 (x2) Blaiket Mains Farm £300 Petteril Side Farm, Aberdeen Angus £365 £290 High Ploughlands, £282 £205 High Pow, £230 Blaiket Mains Farm, £150 Newmains Farm, £148 High Field, Hereford £350, £260 Townfoot Farm, £240 Park House, £235, £220 Eastfield Farm, £180, £160, £155, £140, £115, £100 Newmains Farm, Montbelairde £195, £175 Glencartholm, Simmental £190 Geltside Farm, Norwegian Red £135 New Farm, Friesian £75 The Hill, Holstein Friesian £90 £72 Park House, £80 Lodge Of Kelton, £74 Eastfield Farm.

Heifers: British Blue £415, £400, £370, £355 £320 Smalmstown Farm, £350 Woodend Farm, £350 £320 £275 (x2) £270 Wedholme Hill, £345 Chapelcroft, £345 £312, £310 High Ploughlands, £280 (x2)  Tempest Tower, Limousin £400, £350, £335 £235 Gate Farm, £360 Tempest Tower, £310 £230 Wedholme Hill, £290 Brackenhow, £270 Southernby Hall, £265 Slealands Burn £250 Chapelcroft, £245, £240  Tarn Hill, £235 Bleaberry Rigg, Simmental £240, £190 Meinside, Aberdeen Angus £150 High Ploughlands, £145 East Scales, £140 Hill House.