Harrison and Hetherington held fortnightly sale of Store Cattle. With trade buoyant throughout. Topping the days trading was Messrs Anderson, Parkhill with a superb Simmental.x Bullock £1150.
Topping the pence per kilo was a pen of smashing Bullocks from Messrs Rutter, Greenhead at 242p per kg. With all vendors going home delighted with the days trading.
Bullocks per head –
Limousin: £1070 Briar Bank, £1040 Greenhead, S, Beef Shorthorn: £820 Briar Bank, Simmental: £1150, £1080, £1000 Parkhill, Charolais: £1050 Falnash
Bullocks per kilo –
Limousin: 241.9p, 225.9p Greenhead, S, Simmental: 232.3p, 229.3p, 227.3p Parkhill, Charolais: 231.1p Falnash
Bullocks averaged 223.56p per kilo
Heifers per head –
Aberdeen Angus: £1110 (2) Branxholm Braes, Limousin: £1060, £980 Craighouse, Simmental: £870 South Common, Charolais: £935 Falnash
Heifers per kilo –
Aberdeen Angus: 211.4p Earlston Mains, 209.4p (2) Branxholm Braes, Limousin: 236.9p, 235.3p, 225.5p, 225.3p Craighouse, Simmental: 219.2p South Common, Charolais: 234.5p Falnash
Heifers averaged 217.26p per kilo