Borderway Weekly Sale of Calves

3rd February 2021

On Wednesday 3rd February Harrison & Hetherington held its weekly sale of 330 calves where trade once again was booming.

Trade continues to soar higher than expected every week with well reared calves selling with ease. Topping today’s sale at £600 was three Fleckvieh bulls from Connel Farms Ltd. This homes consignment of 10 Fleckvieh bulls averaged £516.50. British Blues sold to a top of £570 from Messrs Wilson, Ormside Lodge. Strong dairy bred calves continue to fly topping at £350 for two black and whites from Messrs Haston, Dearham Hall. Black and whites regularly selling for £250 and Messrs Haston’s 5 black and whites sold to average £282. 60 bull calves sold for £400 or more and 10 heifer calves sold for £400 or more. 217 bull calves averaged £274.13 and 101 heifer calves averaged £286.29.

The next sale of young calves will take place on Wednesday 10th February.

Please contact the Auctioneers Joe Bowman 07736 883670 or Paul Gardner 07736 883671 for your marketing requirements.

Leading prices per head:
Bulls: Fleckvieh £600(x3), £500(x3), £490(x2), £465 East Drummodie British Blue £570 Ormside Lodge, £520, £450 East End Farm, £520, £510, £490(x2), £480, £475, £445 East Cottage, £520, £470(x2) Park House Farm, £505 The Howes, £460 Griegsland, £460 Tempest Tower, £450(x2) East Scales, £440 Low Plains, £435 Mainhill Farm Aberdeen Angus £510 Crookdake Hall, £450 East Scales, £425 The Howes, £400(x2) North Doddington, £365, £345, £340, £300 Mounsey Bank, £340(x2) Wheelbirks, £295(x2) Heathfield Limousin £500 Forest Farm, £480, £450 Bleaberry Rigg, £430, £415, £395 Hazel Head, £405, £395 North Doddington Simmental £480 Forest Farm Holstein Friesian £350(x2), £240, £235(x2) Dearham Hall, £330(x2) Ormside Lodge, £315(x2), £265 Bankhead of Balcurvie Farm, £280(x2), £250(x3), £235(x3) Hadderdale, £250 Woodhouse, £245 Park House Farm,  Hereford £335 Low Plains Friesian £240(x2), £210(x2) Mounsey Bank, £180 Dockray Hall Swedish Red & White £230(x3), £225 North Doddington Danish Red £240, £135(x3) Lambfield Norwegian Red £235 The Howes

Heifers: British Blue £470 Mossband Hall, £400, £360 Park House Farm, £400, £395 North Doddington, £395, £380(x2) Crookdake Hall, £390(x3) Tempest Tower, £380 Greigsland, £380 East End Farm, £370 Mainhill Farm, £370(x2) Low Plains, £360(x2) Brownrigg Simmental £425 Forest Farm Fleckvieh £420 East Drummodie Aberdeen Angus £415 The Howes, £415, £340, £340, £335 North Doddington, £340 Browrigg, £300 Mounsey Bank, £300 Brownrigg Limousin £410(x2), £380 Bleaberry Rigg, £400 East Farm, £385(x2) Hazel Head, £365 North Doddington, £360 Low Plains Beef Shorthorn £330 Eastfield Farm Hereford £260 Forest Farm, £250, £245 Palace Farm