St Boswells Sale of Store Cattle & Sheep

18th October 2018

Harrison and Hetherington held their sale of Store Cattle with an entry of 311 cattle present. Weathered cattle saw trade harder, good cattle saw some extreme rates.  Topping the days trading was Yester Mains with a pen of tremendous Short.x Blks at £1190.  Pence per kilo was topped by Messrs Hobday, Todshawhaugh with a pen of fabulous Char.x Heifers at 232.4p/pkg

Bullocks per head – Aberdeen Angus: £910 Tandlaw, Limousin: £1100 Skelfhill, £1050 Wellbank House, £1040 Shielswood, £1030 Priesthaugh, Luing: £1100 Shielswood, Shorthorn: £1190 Yester Mains, Simmental: £1030 Newton, £1010 North Synton, £960 Tandlaw, £950 Tandlaw, Saler: £1100 Houdshall, £930 Shielswood, £910 Houdshall, Charolais: £1045 Todshawhaugh, £1020 North Synton, £990 Crookston, Skelfhill, £980, £960 Skefhill, £940 Tandlaw

Bullocks per kilo – Aberdeen Angus: 190.4p, 185.7p Tandlaw, Limousin: 222.2p Saughtree, 217.8p Skelfhill, 211.6p Wellbank House, 208.1p Priesthaugh, Luing: 180.3p Shielswood, Shorthorn: 198.3p Yester Mains, Simmental: 213.5p Tandlaw, 208.2p North Synton, 202.1p Tandlaw, Saler: 195.7p Houdshall, 186.4p, 184.9p Tandlaw, Charolais: 227.2p Todshawhaugh, 220p Skelfhill, 219.4p, 219p North Synton, 217.4p, 213.6p Todshawhaugh, 213.3p North Synton, 211p Skelfhill

Bullocks averages 193.06p per kilo

Heifers per head- Aberdeen Angus: £1080 Lylestane, £1045, £965 Hownam Grange, £930 Adderstonshiels, Limousin: £1030 Howahill, £1020, £995 Lower Ashtrees, £970, £960 Lylestane, £960 Howahill, £940 Lylestane, Saler: £740 Houdshall, Charollais: £1140 North Synton, £1055 Crookston, £1030 North Synton, £1025 Crookston

Heifers per kilo –  Aberdeen Angus: 199p (2) Hownam Grange, 189.8p Adderstonshiels, 189.5p Lylestane, 185.6p Adderstonshiels, Limousin: 218.2p Howahill, 212p Saughtree, 210p Howahill, Saler: 172.1p Houdshall, Charolais: 232.4p, 215.5p Todshawhaugh, 214.6p, 212p North Synton,

Heifers averaged 189.97p per kilo

STORE SHEEP – strong lambs sought after.  Long keep lambs easier.

Beltex: £69.50 Threeburnford, Charollais: £69 Broomiebank, Texel: £68.50 Upper Chatto, Broomiebank, £65 Upper Chatto, £63 Ruletownhead, Rink, Suffolk:£62 Smiddy Hill, Bowershields, Greyfaced: £55.50 Upper Chatto, South Country Cheviot: £55 Whitefield, North Country Cheviot: £51 Whitsome East Newton, £52 Carcant, £51 Whitsome East Newton, Cheviot.x: £52, £51 Upper Chatto