Borderway Weekly Sale of Calves

13th November 2019

On Wednesday 13th November Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their weekly sale of calves with a smaller show of 232 forward.  With a larger ring side of buyers in attendance all continental calves were dearer on the week.  A top price of £420 was achieved for a tremendous Charolais calf from Messrs Todhunter, Greyrigg, Thornby, Wigton.  A plain show of black and whites which continue to be hard to sell.

Leading Prices: Bulls: Charolais £420 £400 Greyrigg, £360 Dundraw Farm, Limousin £410 £400 (x2) Gate Farm, £395 £355 Brunt Hill, British Blue £385 £370 (x2) £355 Heads In Farm, £380 £360 £350 Mainhill Farm, £370, £335 Harrington Ling, £370 Petteril Side Farm, £360 £340 Dundraw Farm, £340 Brunt Hill, £335 £320 Gaitsgill Hall Farm, £330 Evening Hill Farm, £320 Wood Close Farm, £315 The Crescent, Aberdeen Angus £160 £120 Hill House, £140 Crossrigg Farm, £135 Geltside Farm £130 Becklees Farm

Holstein Friesian £135 (x2) The Crescent, £125 £100 Evening Hill Farm, £110 Brunt Hill, £85 Torpenhow Hall, £80 Sandyknowe, Montbelairde £105 Drumraik Farm.

Heifers: British Blue £350 £320 (x3) £285 £280 Evening Hill Farm, £315 £300 Dundraw Farm, £300 Mainhill Farm, £265 Petteril Side Farm, Limousin £330 (x3) £300 £260 (x3) £250 Gate Farm, £295, £290 East Bowhill Farm.