St Boswells Sale of Breeding Cattle & Store Sheep

31st October 2019

Harrison and Hetherington held their Annual Luing Sale with trade selective.  Topping the days trade was a pen of Sim/Luing Incalf Heifers at £1300 from Lanton Estate.  Bulling Heifers saw a top of £1080 for a pen of Luing Heifers from Philiphaugh Estate.  Taking control of the judging today was Mr G.Dodds, The Pavillion, Melrose

Show Results:-
Best Pair of InCalf Luing Heifers:                    Lanton House
Best Pair of Luing/Sim-Luing Bulling Heifers: Rawburn

Commercial Breeding cattle was topped by Messrs King, Gospelhall with a fabulous Limousin.x Heifer and calf at £2000.  Bulling Heifers saw a top of £1280 for a pen of excellent Aberdeen Angus.x Heifers from Whitburgh Farms

Show Results:-
Best Heifer and calf:                                        Gospelhall
Best Cow and calf:                                          Whitburgh

BULLING HEIFERS:
Aberdeen Angus: £1280, £1110 Whitburgh, £980 Hundalee, Limousin: £1210 Soutra, Luing: £1080, £1020 Philiphaugh, Simmental: £1160, £1125 (4) Wauchope, £1020, £1000 Ettrickshaws (2), Boreland (2)

HEIFERS IN CALF
Beef Shorthorn: £1000 Clifton Park, Simmental: £1300 (2), £1250 (4) Lanton Estate, £1200 (3) Lanton Estate

HEIFERS AND CALVES
Limousin:  £2000, £1750 (2) Gospelhall, Simmental: £1880 Gospelhall

COWS IN CALF
Luing: £1020 (2) Langlee Mains

COWS AND CALVES
Aberdeen Angus: £1220 (2) Whitburgh, Beef Shorthorn: £1080 Glanton Town, Simmental: £1100 Ford Westfield, Charolais: £1200 Glanton Town

BULLS
Aberdeen Angus:
£1500 Bankhouse, Hereford: £1180 Langlee Mains

STORE SHEEP
A mixed show of longer keep store lambs achieved above expected returns.

Suffolk: £66 Bowershields, £63 Blackcruik Farming, £60 Craigend, Texel: £67 Bowershields, £64.50 Greenhead, S, £62.50 The Rink, £62 Woolaw, Birkenside, North Country Cheviot: £65 Bothwell, £60.50 Carcant, £60 Bowershields, £57.50 Nisbet Mill, £57 Whitefield, E, Jacob: £55 Greenhill, S, Radnor: £51 Craigsford, Blackface: £44 Woolaw

BREEDING SHEEP

Ewes – Zwartbles (4 crop): £72 Woodlands, S
Ewe Lambs – Texel: £70 The Rink