Blues Genetics on Winning Form

21st March 2019
British Blue genetics have been on winning form at two Harrison & Hetherington venues, firstly, at Kirkby Stephen, at the annual Kirkby Classic Prize Show & Sale on 11th March. [report]

Ruthin Show Potential Sale

25th February 2019
The second highest priced calf and top price British Blue sired calf at the Ruthin Show Potential sale on Saturday 23rd February was a Dragonblues Firefly sired steer from JM and AM Lewis, Pwntwyn, Carmarthen. This one stood steer and reserve overall champion and sold for £5100 to Donald Morrison, Sutherland.

2019 Year Letter is O

British Blue Heifer wins Borderway Anniversary Primestock Show & Sale

22nd Aug 2018
Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Carlisle held their Anniversary Show & Sale of Prime Cattle on Monday 20th August. The supreme champion ticket was won by Messrs Barker & Johnstone, Middle Bank Farm with a British Blue cross heifer sired by Tweeddale Ironman. [more]

Freya's Charity Haircut

14th Aug 2018
Freya Dunn, daughter of Jeff and Lorraine Dunn of the Highridge Blues Herd, recently underwent a "hair-chop" in aid of the Little Princess Trust. [more]

British Blue Cross Bred Cow Tops Dispersal of the Westminster Acres Dairy Herd

1st Jun 2018
The Westminster Acres herd owned by Martin and Jenna Adamson was dispersed at Carlisle on Wednesday 30th May in front of a packed ring a buyers. Trade topped at 2,100gns for a Blue cross bred cow. [more]

Old Stackyard Blues Charity Sale Raises Over £16,900

22nd May 2018
More than £16,900 was raised for two charities at the Society’s May sales fixture in Carlisle when Welsh Borders breeder Emyr Wigley offered five heifers and a young bull. [more]

British Blue Sired Dairy Calves – Champion & Reserve

21st May 2018
On Wednesday 16th May Harrison & Hetherington Limited held their Annual Spring show and sale of young calves at Carlisle. [more]

Kirkby Stephen Annual Prize Show and Sale of Store Cattle

9th May 2018
Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their annual "May Day" Prize show and sale of Store cattle when 1272 head were on offer. [more]

British Blue Cross Dominates Craven Champions Showcase

19th February 2018
The Walker farming family, from Brennand Farm, Dunsop Bridge, dominated the Craven Champions double-header, the annual opening show and sale of 2017-born store cattle with show potential at Skipton Auction Mart. [more]

British Blue Cast Cow Realises £2479

24th January 2018
Harrison &Hetherington's Monday primestock sale at Carlisle saw Greg Jackson, Skelton Wood End sell an outstanding British Blue cow for £2479. [more]

Blues Champion and Reserve at Kirkby Stephen

19th January 2018
Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their opening prize show and Sale of Store Cattle for 2018, on Monday 15th January. [more]

Another "Blue" Wins the Champion Rosette

11th December 2017
An excellent show of Cast Cows was forward for St Boswells Christmas Show with Champion going to Messrs Neill, Upper Nisbet with a British Blue cross cow 796kg, 203p/pkg, £1615. [more]

British Blue X Heifer Christmas Champion at Dumfries

11th December 2017
C & D Auction Marts held their Christmas Show of Primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday 6th December when 38 Prime Cattle were presented to the judge Norman Hall, Fraser Butchers, Stranraer, who after careful consideration found his Champion with a British Blue x Heifer (535kg) shown by Niall Goldie and Ben Radley which sold at 360p/kg £1926.

Bentham Christmas Rearing Calf Show and Sale

6th December 2017
The Christmas Show didn't disappoint at Bentham Auction Mart, with 133 calves forward, met by a full complement of buyers from as far as Durham, Cheshire & York, along with the local Farmers. [more]

British Blue X Reserve Champion at Skipton

26th November 2017
Local breeder John Stephenson, of Bordley Green Farm, Bordley, with his first prize and reserve champion female British Blue-cross heifer. [more]

British Blue Cross is Champion at Middleton-in-Teesdale

13th November 2017
A Superb British Blue Cross heifer took the Championship at Middleton-in-Teesdale, consigned by the White family, Rigg Farm. She went on to realise the top price of £3500 and was purchased by the judge David Jarman.

British Blue Cross is Champion at Middleton-in-teesdale

Superb Trade for British Blue's at Kirkby Stephen

1st November 2017
Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their annual prize show and sale of Suckled Calves on Monday 30th October 2017. [more]

British Blue Cross Takes Tow Law Championship

30th October 2017
British Blue Cross Champion at Hexham Tow Law Prize Show and Sale of Suckled Calves. [more]

British Blue Cross Takes Champion at Skipton

11th September 2017
A British Blue-cross bull calf from JP & KE Hartley of Lane House Farm, Beamsley, took the Championship and made the day’s top call of £555, the highest price of the year to date, at the Autumn Rearing Calf Show at Skipton on Monday 11th September. [more]

British Blue Cross Heifer Top Price at Carlisle Suckled Calf Sale

22nd March 2017
Securing the top price at the Carlisle spring suckled calf show & sale was a British Blue cross heifer shown by Neil Hardisty of Ennerdale. [more]

British Blue Cross Heifer is Craven Champion

20th February 2017
Sheila Mason was supreme champion with an eight-month-old British Blue-sired heifer at the Craven Champions’ double-header, the annual opening show and sale of store cattle with show potential at Skipton Auction Mart. [more]

News Archive>>