Harrison and Hetherington held their fortnightly sale of Store Cattle. The days trading was exceptional with all vendors leaving amazed at the trade.
Topping the day’s trading was a fantastic bullock from Messrs Osborne, Outerston at £1410
Annual consignment from Messrs Blain, Coxydene, topped the pence per kilo with Limousin.x Heifers (10 month old) at 316p per kilo to average £1106 for the consignment.
Bullocks per head – Aberdeen Angus: £1360 Falnash, £1240 Towford, £1170 Upper Samieston, £1145 Kingside, £1130 Upper Samieston, £1100 Towford, Kingside, Limousin: £1410, £1290 Outerston, £1280 Whitsome West Newton, £1220, £1210 Outerston, £1170 Whitsome West Newton, Simmental: £1325 Mossilee, Saler: £860, £845, £840 Gateshaw, British Blue: £1325 Burnhead, P, £1180 Broom, £1140 (2) Burnhead, P, Charolais: £1155 Brothershiels, £1110 Greenknowe, £1100 Brothershiels, £1040, £1020 (2) Greenknowe
Bullocks per kilo – Aberdeen Angus: 273.7p Falnash, 252.2p, 247.1p, 242.3p, 241.2p Gateshaw, Limousin: 276.7p The Lee, 266.7p Greenhead, S, 262.7p Wellbank House, 253.2p Broom, 251.2p Wester Dawyck, 250.7p, 250p The Lee, Simmental: 238.6p Gateshaw, Saler: 252.2p, 247.1p, 242.3p, 241.2p Gateshaw, British Blue: 232.6p, 228.4p Burnhead, P, Charolais: 277.8p, 272p Greenknowe, 270.4p Falnash, 268.6p Brothershiels, 268.4p Greenknowe, 267p Falnash, 266.7p Greenknowe, Falnash
Bullocks averaged 243.93p per kilo
Heifers per head – Aberdeen Angus: £1155 Newton, H, £1130 Craigend, £1100 Kingside, Limousin: £1330, £1230 Burnhead, P, £1200 (2), £1170 (2), £1110 (2) Coxydene, £1110 Wester Dawyck, British Blue: £1260, £1130, £1090 Burnhead, P, Charolais: £1040, £1030, £995 Brothershiels, £950 Falnash
Heifers per kilo – Aberdeen Angus: 222.1p Newton, H, 220p Kingside, Limousin: 316.2p, 309.7p, 300p (2), 278.9p, 274.1p, 272.1p Coxydene, 266.7p Greenhead, S, 264.2p The Lee, 262.5p Wester Dawyck, British Blue: 293p, 265.9p Burnhead, P, Charolais: 271.4p, 259.7p Falnash, 248.2p Brothershiels
Heifers averaged 248.78p per kilo