Cattle prices remain steady at Dungannon

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Cattle prices remain steady with beef types selling to a height of £1245 695kg Lim steer (179.00).

While heifers peaked at £1150 685kg Char (168.00); dropped calves peaked at £370 Char bull and heifer calves to top at £325 Char; weanlings peaked at £875 475kg Char steer (185.00). While weanling heifers sold to £840 420kg Char (200.00).

STEERS (60): Steer prices peaked at £1245 695kg Lim (180.00) presented by W Williamson, £1180 660kg Lim (179.00), £1170 655kg BB (189.00); E Greenaway £1025 585kg Char (175.00); J Williamson £1005 565kg Char, £955 530kg Char (180.00); K Donnelly £1000 530kg Char (189.00), £935 465kg Daq (201.00); J Hamill £990 530kg Char (187.00), £975 510kg Char (191.00); H Cairns £935 505kg Char (185.00); J Stinson £935 510kg Char (183.00), £905 490kg Lim (185.00); J Hogg £845 400kg Lim (211.00), £800 330kg Char (242.00), £790 350kg Char (226.00); Riverview Farms £840 395kg BB (213.00), £790 345kg Lim (229.00), £790 350kg Char (226.00), £790 380kg Char (208.00), £760 370kg Sim (205.00), £670 300kg Lim (222.00), £660 330kg Char (200.00).

HEIFERS: Heifer trade peaked at £1150 685kg Char (168.00) presented by G Boden, £1090 630kg Char (173.00), £1090 640kg Char (170.00); R Stockdale £1100 595kg Char (185.00), £1100 625kg Char (176.00), £1060 620kg Char (171.00), £1040 590kg Char (176.00); J Turkington £995 565kg Lim (176.00), £875 500kg Lim (175.00), £800 465kg Lim (172.00), £750 440kg Lim (171.00); T McKinney £870 495kg Lim (176.00); J Burton £660 345kg Lim (191.00).

DROPPED CALVES (103): Dropped calves continue to sell sharply to peak at £370 Char bull presented by J Lawless, £365 Char bull, £350 Char bull; A and K Henry £355 AA bull; M Sheridan £350 Char bull; P Rafferty £340 Lim bull, £315 Lim bull; C Fox £320 BB bull; D Gallagher £248 Her bull, £205 x 2 Her bulls; W Rodgers £244 Her bull, £195 Her bull; B Hughes £242 AA bull. £238 AA bull, £235 AA bull, £225 AA bull; I Marshall £218 Her bull, £200 Her bull; C Maxwell £200 AA bull, £195 x 3 Her bulls. Reared coloured bull calves sold to £495 Sim presented by R Quinn, £480 Sim bull, £430 BB bull; W Wilson £370 FKV bull. Reared Fr bulls sold to £195 x 3 presented by A and K Henry; V Hayes £195 x 3 Fr bulls, £170 x 3 Fr bulls, £100 x 3 Fr bulls; C Fox £185 Fr bull; H Irwin £185 x 3 Fr bulls, £155 x 3 Fr bulls; A McKeown £185 Fr bull, £170 Fr bull, £110 x 4 Fr bulls; T Quinn £145 Fr bull. Meanwhile heifer calves sold to £325 Char presented by J Richardson; K McGuigan £315 x 2 AA hfrs, £295 AA Hfr; M Sheridan £310 Char hfr, £250 Char hfr; P Rafferty £270 Lim hfr, £250 x 2 Lim hfrs, £240 Lim hfr; J Teague £250 AA hfr, £195 AA hfr; C Maxwell £202 AA hfr, £200 AA hfr; C Fox £195 Her hfr. Reared heifer calves sold to £450 x 3 Lims presented by P Raffertty.

WEANLING (105): Weanlings continue to sell sharply to peak at £875 475kg Char steer (184.00) presented by G Cheevers, £825 365kg Char (226.00), £790 390kg Char (203.00); N Turner £785 320kg Lim (245.00), £755 325kg Char (232.00); H Dolan £775 265kg Char (293.00), £760 345kg Lim (215.00), £600 245kg Char (244.90); R Emerson £750 370kg Sim (203.00), £740 355kg Sim (208.00), £705 320kg Sim (220.00); W Abraham £742 310kg Char (239.00), £740 310kg Char (239.00); M Murphy £730 x 292kg Char (250.00), £700 325kg Her (215.00); P Rafferty £705 285kg Char (247.00), £670 295kg Lim (227.00); D Mahon £695 255kg Lim (273.00), £675 245kg Lim (276.00), £670 275kg Lim (244.00), £665 240kg Lim (277.00), £630 250kg Lim (252.00); N McGuigan £570 250kg Daq (228.00); F Devlin £530 215kg Char (247.00); Weanling Heifers peaked at £840 420kg Char (200.00) presented by J Richardson, £830 440kg Char (189.00), £805 395kg Char (204.00); A S M X Farmer £720 315kg Lim (229.00), £640 270kg Lim (237.00), £580 280kg Daq (207.00); N Turner £702 X 2 365kg Hers; R McGuigan £630 250kg Lim (252.00), £575 300kg Daq (190.00), £550 290kg Char (190.00), 3535 235kg Daq (228.00); G Cheevers £590 325kg Sim (182.00); H Dolan £570 275kg Lim (207.00); F Devlin £565 295kg Char (192.00); N McGuigan £525 230kg Daq (228.00).