What’s On

BORDERWAY MART
Tel: 01228 406200

500 STORE CATTLE
Wednesday 13th November – 10.00am
Including special section for native breeds
10.00am 350 young calves
12.30pm – 300 Weanling cattle
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232 PEDIGREE HOLSTEINS
Wednesday 13th November
Show 10.00am Sale 11.00am
On behalf of Border & Lakeland Holstein Club
The sale Comprises 65 COWS/HEIFERS IN MILK & 2 BULLING HEIFERS
The Border & Lakeland October sale has a wonderful offering of top-class milking heifers many bred from deep pedigrees and all producing large volumes of milk.  Several exceptional pedigrees sell this month including a special heifer from Ambrosia EX95 & and a show cow from DRA August EX96 .  Prefixes include: Ashberry, Aytonian, Bankview, Cormick, Crowdundle, Dunnerdale, Espland, Errolston, Fordswood, Glenfield, Harhill, Keirmains, Littlebridge, Nethervalley, Petteril, Ploughlands, Roansbank, Salcrest, Stowbeck, Wormanby, Wiskemanor
IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE CLUB SALE
ORTON GRANGE AUTUMN OPPORTUNITY SALE
For R. Martin, Orton Grange Farm, Great Orton, Carlisle
62 COWS & HEIFERS IN MILK, 52 IN-CALF HEIFERS
& 51 BULLING HEIFERS
Due to the success of sexed semen and outstanding longevity the decision has been made to reduce numbers at Orton Grange.  The animals selling are exactly what the modern dairy farmer wants.  Medium sized cows with excellent legs and feet and locomotion. This sale comprises 62 cows and heifers in milk.  40 are the most recently calved animals currently averaging over 33kgs and 22 are due again in the new year and still giving oceans of milk.  This is a super young group: 31 heifers in milk, 20 cows in their second, 7 cows in their third and 4 cows in their fourth.  The type will impress with 2 Excellent cows, 28 Very Good & 27 Good Plus animals selling most of these are heifers.  All the in-calf heifers on the farm sell, 52 in total with a large percentage in calf to sexed semen.  All the yearling heifers born from June to October 2018 sell.  The herd is housed in cubicles and managed on a TMR of silage, whole crop wheat with supplementary feeding carried out in the parlor.
Some of the cow families selling are deep and include LILA Z, PLEDGE, GHOST, ALYSIA, RUDY MISSY and SHARON.  The milking heifers selling are sired by SIEMERS MOGUL PETY, DE-SU HONEYBEE, GRAFEETI, BACON-HILL HURRICANE and RIVERDANE ARTIST.
The sires of the young stock include FLAGSHIP, ALLTIME, HANG TIME, SCENARIO, FRAZZLED and MAXFLI.
Herd Health The herd is vaccinated for BVD (booster given in June), IBR (booster given in June) and Lepto (given in March).  The herd is tested free of BVD and all the animals selling are tested free of BVD.  The herd was officially tested free of Johnes disease and was Level 1 on the SAC Herd Health Programme.  The herd is situated in a four-year TB testing area, there has never been a case on the farm, and they have been pre movement TB tested.
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219 PEDIGREE HOLSTEINS
Reduction sale of the
WREAYWOOD PEDIGREE HOLSTEIN HERD
For Wilson & Woodside Ltd. Woodside Farm, Wreay
Friday 15th November – 11.00am
219 COWS & HEIFERS IN MILK AVERAGING 35.7KGS
The Wreaywood Holstein herd is a modern, well managed, highly productive group of cows that all dairy farmers would aspire to milk.  Due to the cubicle shed reaching its capacity the decision has been made to reduce numbers and this sale comprises all the animals that have calved from June 2019.  There are 73 heifers in milk, 87 cows in their second, 45 cows in their third, 11 fourth calvers and 3 fifth calvers.  The herd is currently averaging 9079kg 3.90% butterfat 3.04% protein on twice a day milking and the animals selling are averaging 35.7kgs (calculated from the 7-day average).  The younger portion of the milking herd are sired by BACON-HILL HURRICANE, KINGS-RANSOM 1ST DEWARS, OCONNORS LOTTA CLASS, GEN-I-BEQ AIKMAN, CAPTAIN-RED, PETY MAJOR TOM, RI-VAL-RE RAGER RED, MR APPLES ARMANI, TIGER-LILY LADD P-RED & MAPLE WOOD BREWMASTER.  The type on offer is to a high standard with amazing udders!  3 Excellent, 27 Very Good & 81 Good Plus cows and heifers selling.
Herd Health The herd is vaccinated for BVD, leptospirosis (booster due in December) and IBR (booster due in March).   The herd has been screening for Johnes for many years.  Their last test had a 0.01% prevalence of the disease, this is very low.  None of the animals for sale today have tested positive for Johnes disease.  The herd is in an annual TB testing area and last herd test was in April 2019 and all sale animals have been pre-movement tested.
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BEEF BREEDING CATTLE
Friday 22nd November
Beef breeding cows and heifers in calf or with calves
and bulling heifers also breeding bulls
Includes section for UNREGISTERED LIMOUSIN CATTLE present entries include consignments from Gunnerfleet and Proctors
Entries close Thursday 14th November
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Show and sale of
40 PEDIGREE CHAROLAIS CATTLE
Friday 22nd November
Show – 9.30am     Sale – 11.30am
22 bulls and 18 females, incs Draft Sale from the Lawersbridge Herd
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Show and sale of
132 ZWARTBLES IN-LAMB SHEEP (MV Acc)
Friday 22nd November
Show  9.30am     Sale 11.00am
11 ewes, 37 shearling gimmers and 84 empty ewe lambs
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‘THREE NATIONS SALE’
SUFFOLK IN-LAMB FEMALES
Friday 22nd November – 6.00pm
presenting 89 in-lamb females & empty ewe lambs

with consignments from
Ballynacannon Flock (D Taylor) – 11 gimmers, 4 ewes & 4 ewe lambs
Bridgeview Flock (P Delves) – 2 ewes
Burnview Flock (S & W Tait) – 6 gimmers & 2 ewes
Crewelands Flock (S Sufferin) – 9 gimmers & 3 ewes
Limestone Flock (M Priestley) – 5 gimmers, 6 ewe lambs, 2 pregnancies, 1 stock ram & 2 lamb rams
Pyeston Flock (S Lathangie) – 5 gimmers
Rhaeadr Flock (M Evans) – 11 gimmers & 6 ewe lambs
Solwaybank Flock (I & J Barbour) – 5 gimmers & 5 ewes
Top Genetics will be on offer from these flocks.
All flocks are MV Accredited and Scrapie Monitiored or tested ARR/ARR
also eligible for direct export to N.Ireland.
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Dispersal sale of Dairy Cattle from Lundi Farming Ltd
Sale postponed until
Friday 10th January
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DISPERSAL OF THE MILKING PORTION OF THE
SMAILHOLM HERD
Wednesday 27th November – 11.00am
On behalf of Messrs Thomas Stewart, Sandyknowe, Kelso
Comprising 200 head of newly calved Holstein cows and heifers
The herd is currently averaging 7392kg 4.23% butterfat 3.19% protein on twice a day milking and the animals selling are averaging 32.84kgs scc 137 (as at 6th Nov)
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DISPERSAL SALE OF THE
HOMEBYRES LIMOUSIN HERD
Saturday 30th November – 11.00am
on behalf of Messrs J Logan, Homebyres, Kelso, Roxburghshire
On offer 77 cows & heifers served and/or suckling,
32 served & maiden heifers, 2 stock bulls, 5 young bulls,
4 embryo calves suckling recipient dams,
2 recipients carrying embryos also frozen embryos and quantity of semen
The Homebyres herd is an outstanding quality consignment which carries a wealth of noted breeding lines.
The herd has been a member of the SAC Premium Cattle Health Scheme since 1999. BVD accredited since 2007 with all breeding stock vaccinated annually against BVD with the Bovidec and latterly Bovela vaccine.
The herd is in Johnes Risk Level 1 and is in a 4 year TB testing area.
All breeding stock and calves are vaccinated with Bravoxin and all the sale calves have been vaccinated with Rispoval IntraNasal at housing.
This is sale is well worthy of buyers attendance.
On-Line bidding facilities will be available.
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SALE OF THE ENTIRE MATURE PORTION FROM
THE ‘RUGLEY & SPOTSMAINS’ SUFFOLK FLOCKS
Saturday 30th November – 11.00am
193 ON OFFER
Rugley Flock on behalf of Mr A Jackson,
75 ewes & 57 gimmers. Service sires inc – Midhope Alfie, Sitlow All Gold,  Drinkstone Dionysus, Bentley Xcellent, Rugley Perfection & Rugley Terrific,
Spotsmains Flock on behalf of Mr J Mauchlen,
42 ewes, 18 gimmers & 1 stock ram.
Service sires inc – Drinkstone Cracker & Rugley Special Reserve
The aim within both flocks has always been to produce well grown fleshy shearling rams with good skin and hair for the Kelso Ram Sales.  The females within the flock are bred for ease of lambing and milking ability.
Both flocks are MV accredited.
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INLAMB PEDIGREE SHEEP SALES
Friday 6th December
Dark Diamond Suffolk Sale
Twilight Texel Sale
Saturday 7th December
Christmas Stars Texel Sale
Beltex Christmas Crackers Sale
Friday 13th December
Sapphire Blue Texel sale
Kelso Christmas Cracker Texel sale
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Friday 13th December
Shows and sale of pedigree
TEXEL INLAMB FEMALES
On behalf of Solway & Tyne Texel Breeders Club
BELTEX INLAMB FEMALES
And
BLUE TEXEL INLAMB  FEMALES
Entries close Friday 15th November
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CONTINENTAL INLAMB FEMALES
Friday 13th December
Entries close Friday 29th November

ST BOSWELLS MART
Tel: 01835 822214

FARM VEHICLES & MACHINERY
Friday 15th November – 10.00 am
  Entries invited
Also Sale of TREES, HEDGING, SHRUBS & PERENNIALS – 12.30pm
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STORE CATTLE & STORE SHEEP
Thursday 21st November – 11.00am
Ballot Friday 15th November

 KIRKBY STEPHEN MART
Tel: 01768 371385

Tuesday 19th November
STORE LAMBS – 4.00pm
PRIME/CAST & FEEDING SHEEP – 4.30pm
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Great Annual prize show and sale of
BEEF BREEDING CATTLE
Thursday 14th November
Show 9.00am      Sale 10.00am
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CAST/FEEDING COWS & OTM
Monday 18th November – 9.30am
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Christmas prize show and sale of
STORE CATTLE, CASTLE/FEEDING COWS & OTM
Monday 2nd December
Entries close 10am Monday 25th November

LOCKERBIE MART
T: 01576 202332 

PRIME SHEEP COLLECTION
Please pre-book all entries
Contact Michael Stewart 07753 720323 or Joel McGarva 07920 009097
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MIDDLETON MART
Tel: 01833 640281

COLLECTION CENTRE
Weekly collection of prime and lightweight lambs & cast sheep
For further details contact Fieldsperson Kay Hutchinson 07788 296533
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Christmas show and sale of
STORE CATTLE & SUCKLED CALVES
Tuesday 3rd December
Entries close 10am Monday 25th November 

WELSHPOOL LIVESTOCK CENTRE
T: 01228 406230
59 PEDIGREE LIMOUSIN CATTLE
Saturday 23rd November
Show 9.00am Sale 11.00am
on behalf of the North West Midlands & North Wales Club
44 bulls and 15 females
followed by 1 PEDIGREE BRITISH BLUE BULL
Sale inconjunction with WLS
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NEWARK LIVESTOCK MARKET 

‘WINTER WARMERS FEMALE SHEEP SHOW & SALE’
Saturday 30th November
Annual Sale for All Breeds of Females in lamb or empty Ewe Hoggs.
157 entries inc – 27 Beltex, 18 Blue Texel, 10 Charollais, 14 Suffolk, 88 Texel