Harrison and Hetherington held their annual Term Sale of Breeding Cattle along with Bulling Heifers and Store Cattle.
The Breeding Cattle met a brisk trade with all types keenly bid for throughout. Taking charge of todays judging was Messrs Brown, Dunstan Hill who did a very professional job awarding the champion to an annual consignment from Messrs Foley, Mirlaw House. Taking reserve champion was another annual consignment from Messrs King, Gospelhall with a pair of Limousin.x Heifers and calves.
Taking top price of the day was Messrs Foley, Mirlaw House with their champion unit raising £2500.
Store Cattle seen a mixed show forward with grazing cattle meeting a nice trade throughout. Topping the days trading was £1140 for an Aberdeen Angus.x bullock from Messrs Stewart, Tushielaw. Topping the pence per kilo was annual consignment from Messrs Rennie, Berryhill with a pen of Limousin.x bullocks at 362.2p p/pkg and heifers at 310p pkg from the same home.
Cows with calves – Aberdeen Angus:£1450, £1420 (2), £1400 (3) Monteith Houses, Hereford: £1750, £1620, £1600 North Lyham, Limousin: £1550, £1520, £1500 (4) Greenknowe, British Blue: £1320 Hopton,
Heifers with calves – Aberdeen Angus: £2350 Mirlaw House, £1700 (2), £1680 (2), £1500 (5) Queenscairn, Galloway: £1750 Outer Huntly, Limousin: £2500 Mirlaw House, £2150 Howahill, £2100 Gospelhall, £2050 Grahamslaw, £1950 (3) Howahill, £1900 Gospelhall, Beef Shorthorn: £1900, £1780 (3), £1750 (2), British Blue: £2100, £2020, £2000 Grahamslaw,
Bulling Heifers: Aberdeen Angus: £1120, £1070, £1060, £1000 Monteith Houses, Limousin: £950 Cragside, Simmental: £1100, £990 Corsehope
Best Pair of Heifers with calves at foot
Best Single Heifer and calf
Bullocks per head: Aberdeen Angus: £1140 Tushielaw, £1010 Broomiebank, £1000 Halidean Mill, £960 Broomiebank, £900 Upper Chatto, Stabiliser: £860, £855 (2) Bowershields, Limousin: £940 Hopton, £840 Berryhill, £830 Dunstan Hill, Adderstonshiels, £820 Adderstonshiels, Beef Shorthorn: £860 Halidean Mill, Simmental: £970 Huntershall, Charolais: £940 Bowershields, £910, £860 (3) Adderstonshiels, £860 Bowershields
Bullocks per kilo: Aberdeen Angus: 262.2p Langhope, 231.8p Dunshiel, 217.9p Halidean Mill, 215.9p Langhope, 213.9p Currie Inn, 210.4p Broomiebank, Stabiliser: 217.7p, 214.9p Bowershields, Limousin: 362.2p, 285.7p Berryhill, 247.8p Dunstan Hill, Beef Shorthorn: 209.8p Halidean Mill, Simmental: 215.6p, 213.7p Huntershall, Charolais: 235.6p, 230.4p, 229.3p (2) Adderstonshiels, 218.6p, 217.7p Bowershields
Heifers per head: Aberdeen Angus: £1005 Broomiebank, £825 Adderstonshiels, £820 Upper Chatto, Stabiliser: £800 Bowershields, Limousin: £1100 Saughtree, Broomiebank, £1070 Broomiebank, £1050 Saughtree, £1020 Hopton, £950 Broomiebank, £920 Greenhead, S, Broomiebank, Luing: £1080 Upper Chatto, Beef Shorthorn: £1070 Hopton, Simmental: £920, £860 Greenhead, S, Charolais: £800 Bowershields
Bullocks per kilo: Aberdeen Angus: 229.5p Falnash, 216.1p Broomiebank, 214.3p Langhope, 211.9p Falnash, 211.3p Adderstonshiels, Stabiliser: 216.2p Bowershields, Limousin: 310.5p Berryhill, 239.2p, 237.5p (2), 237.1p, 236.4p Greenhead, S, 229.5p Falnash, 228.6p Berryhill, 223.7p Greenhead, S, 222.2p Broomiebank, Luing: 198.2p Upper Chatto, Beef Shorthorn: 203p Halidean Mill, Simmental: 211p Huntershall, 209.8p (2) Greenhead, S, Charolais: 221.5p Falnash, 216.2p Bowershields
Ewes with Lambs
Another great show of Ewe and Lambs forward, sold well to a number of purchasers. Average £63 per life.
Suffolk.x Ewes and Singles: £76 Bluecairn, £68 Hallrule Mill, £66 Amerside Law
Texel.x Ewes and Singles: £69 Bluecairn, £67 Kirk O’Er
Texel.x Ewes and Twins: £69 Crailing Nook, £67 (2) Ruletownhead
Cheviot Mule Ewes and Twins: £69, £68, £66 Wester Ulston
Cheviot Mule Ewes and Singles: £66 Wester Ulston
Mule Ewes and Twins: £63 Amerside Law, £62, £60 Kirk O’Er, £60 Bluecairn
Cheviot Ewes and Twins: £54 Bluecairn