Borderway Weekly Sale of Calves

16th October 2019

On Wednesday 16th October, Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of young calves with an entry of 262 forward.  Calves were sharper on the week with the best bred younger calves noticeably dearer.  Top price was for a batch of 5 bull calves consisting of 4 Limousins and 1 Simmental from Messrs Wilson, Uldale Farm, Wigton.   Strong black and whites were also sharper on the week with new buyers present.   Topping at £200 was a Friesian bred calf from Messrs Hogg, Whitehead Hill Farm, Brampton.

Leading Prices: Bulls:  Limousin £400 (x4) £355 (x2) Gate Farm, £360 (x3) Slealands Burn, £300 £260 (x2) White House Farm, £300 £275 Broomhills, £260 Wood Close Farm, Simmental £400 Gate Farm, British Blue £350 £310 Flothers, £315 £260 Blunderfield East, £310 Harelawhole, £310 Barughsyke, £310 £290 Allerby Mill, £290 (x2) £280 (x2) Wood Close Farm , £285 Woodside Farm, £255 Woodhouse, £250 Kinkry Hill, Aberdeen Angus £250 Whitehead Hill Farm, £238 £160 East Drummodie, £172 Eastfield Farm, Friesian £200 £165 £160 £120 Whitehead Hill Farm, £165 £155 £110 £105 Dormanstead Farm, £110 Dockray Hall, Holstein Friesian £170 Gate Farm, £145 £135 £115 £100 (x2) White House Farm, £140 £120, £115 Winter Tarn Farm, £120 (x2) Woodside Farm,  Blonde £170 Dockray Hall, Fleckvieh £100 East Drummodie.

Heifers: Limousin £340 (x2), £310 Gate Farm, £290 £280 Broomhills, £280 (x2) Dockray Hall, £230 Wolsty Hall, £220, £200 Beeches, British Blue £330 Down by Rigg, £300 Milton Hill Farm, £295 Woodside Farm, £290 Fordsyke, £245 £220 Barughsyke, £230 Blunderfield East, £210 Woodhouse, £200 Gaitsgill Hall Farm, £200 Eastfield Farm,

Charolais £200 £195 Greyrigg, Aberdeen Angus £180 Whitehead Hill Farm, Holstein Friesian £110 Woodside Farm, Montbelairde £70 Beeches.