Borderway Weekly Sale of Calves

21st March 2018

On Wednesday 21st March Harrison & Hetherington Limited had another excellent entry of 364 calves forward. Plainer continental calves were slightly easier on the week. The best quality bull calves continue to be good to sell and topped at £500 for a strong, shapey British Blue from Messrs Watson, Moorhouse Farm, Wigton. Strong Black and Whites continue to be in great demand topping at £308 for a Holstein Friesian from Messrs Elwen, Netherfield Farm, Irthington.

Leading Prices: Bulls: British Blue £500, £495, £475, £400, £345 Moorhouse Farm, £470 Tempest Tower, £415, £355 Berrier Head, £400, £340, £330 Trailflat Farm, £380 Meinfoot Farm, £375 Gaitsgill Hall Farm, £345 Riggheads, £340 Drumraik Farm, £340 West House Farm Simmental £480, £340, £295(x2), £260 West Minsteracres Farm, £305(x3), £270, £230(x2) Palace Farm  Charolais £430, £400, £390 Forest Farm, £340 West House Farm, £335 Lodge of Kelton Limousin £355, £340 Bolt How, £282 The Hill, £265 Bleaberry Rigg, £225 Meinfoot Farm Aberdeen Angus £312 Lodge of Kelton, £290 Whitrigg Grange, £285 Riggheads, £240, £185, £165 Drumraik Farm, £220, £190 Blencogo House Holstein Friesian £308, £275, £260, £250, £245, £220, £205, £170 Netherfield Farm, £175, £170, £150(x2) Whitrigg Grange, £140 Berrier Head Hereford £245 Coombe Crag, £170 Glenapp Estate Friesian £180, £135 Crownstone Farm, £150, £135 Dockray Farm Montbeliarde £170 Hensol Belted Galloway £125(x2) Low Malzie Holstein £118 Gaitsgill Hall Farm

Heifers: Charolais £440 Forest Farm, £290 Lodge of Kelton British Blue £398(x2) Tempest Tower, £390 Bolt How, £360, £355, £350 Moorhouse Farm, £355 Trailflat Farm, £345 Barughsyke, £328 Netherfield Farm, £320 Riggheads, £300, £290 Meinfoot Farm, £290 Inglewood House Maine-Anjou £390 Kirtleton House Limousin £340 Barughsyke, £320, £265(x2) Bleaberry Rigg, £290 Whitrigg Grange Aberdeen Angus £300 Fauld Farm, £265 Moorhouse Farm, £190 Whitrigg Grange Simmental £270 Meinside, £265 Palace Farm, £260(x2), £255(x2) West Minsteracres Farm Belted Galloway £110(x3) Low Malzie