Carlisle Poultry, Waterfowl & Pig Sale

21st April 2018

On Saturday 21st April Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their annual spring sale of Poultry, Waterfowl, Hatching Eggs, Equipment, Pigs and Goats.

A catalogued entry of 1029 lots of poultry and waterfowl, 176 lots of hatching eggs and 102 items of equipment was presented to a crowd of buyers from throughout Scotland, all areas of England and Wales, also Northern Ireland.

Heading up the sale at £320 was a pair of Pekins which were purchased by A & J Robertson, Loanknowe Farm, Kelso.

The Peafowl section topped at £250 for a female Cameo purchased by O Joiner, Riggsyde Cottage, Lauder.

A pair of Black Orpingtons sold for £240 to Ryan McLaren from Dromore, Co Tyrone and Ryan also purchased 2 Light Brahma females for £180.

The hatching eggs sold to a top of £80 for a dozen Splash Maran Large Fowl and the equipment section topped at £160 for an Incubator. In the pig classes a Pietrain Gilt sold for the top price of £125.