MARTS: Dungannon

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A sharper trade for all classes of stock especially for heavier sorts with steers selling to £1435 700kg Char (205.00). Heifers peaked at £1090 520kg BB (210.00).

Dropped calves cleared to £360 BB bull. Heifer calves sold to £340 Char. Weanling peaked at £950 for a 445kg Char steer (215.00) and weanling heifers sold to £800 420kg Par (190.50).

STEERS (65): A stronger demand for all classes of steers met a top price of £1435 700kg Char (205.00) presented by M Potts, £1390 685kg Char (202.90), £1280 625kg Lim (205.00), £1235 620kg Char (200.00), £1200 600kg Char (200.00); O Cairns £1280 620kg Char (206.50), £1230 580kg Char (212.10); P Quinn £1245 605kg Lim (205.80), £1215 605kg Lim (200.80), £1135 570kg Char (200.00); Riverview Farms £1130 525kg Char (215.20), £940 415kg Sim (226.00), £920 395kg Lim (232.90), £840 350kg Sim (240.00), £840 410kg Daq (205.00), £815 405kg AA (201.20), £800 390kg Daq (205.10); S Boland £880 415kg AA (212.00); a Hogg £800 285kg Char (281.00), £790 305kg Sim (259.00), £710 315kg Char (225.40).

HEIFERS: A small entry of heifers sold to £1090 520kg BB (210.00) presented by W Somerville, £950 505kg Lim (188.10), £950 525kg BB (181.00), £930 500kg BB (186.00); A Hogg £885 465kg Char (190.30), £870 440kg Char (197.70), £650 350kg Daq (185.70); S Boland £760 410kg AA (185.40).

Fat cows sold to a height of £670 630kg SH (106.00) presented by A Somerville.

DROPPED CALVES (80): A full ring side of buyers insured a complete clearance of stock which peaked at £360 for a BB Bull presented by R Parke; W Smith £340 BB Bull, £330 Her Bull, £280 Her Bull; D Bayne £335 BB Bull, £205 BB Bull; G Liggett £230 x 2 AA Bulls, £205 AA Bull, £150 AA Bull; T Montgomery £230 Sim Bull, £190 Sim Bull; I Watson £200 BB Bull, £185 x 3 AA Bulls; Meanwhile Reared Bull Calves sold to £450 Char Bull presented by W Mayne; A Clarke £405 Lim Bull; N Hardy £380 Daq Bull; Meanwhile Reared Fr Bulls sold to £220 x 3 Fr presented by N Hardy, £170 x 3 Fr Bulls, £165 x 2 Fr Bulls; G Liggett £150 Fr Bull; Meanwhile Heifer Calves peaked at £340 Char presented by C Kelso; D Lavery £300 x 2 Sim Hfrs, £250 Lim Hfr; W Smith £280 BB Hfr, £240 Her Hfr; N Hardy £280 x 4 Daq Hfrs; I Watson £265 BB Hfr, £165 AA Hfr; D Bayne £255 BB Hfr; T Montgomery £220 Sim Hfr, £200 x 2 Sim Hfrs; J Faulkner £215 Her Hfr, £195 AA Hfr, £190 AA Hfr; W Crooks £215 AA Hfr; A Irwin £195 AA Hfr; Mountview Farms £155 Char Hfr; Reared Hfr Calves topped at £475 BB presented by S & G ONeill; D Lavery £360 Sim Hfr.

WEANLINGS (60): A strong trade for weanlings sold to £950 445kg Char Steer (213.00) presented by A McCammon, £880 395kg Lim (222.80), £830 410kg Char (202.40); H Kerr £850 420kg AA (202.40), £805 395kg AA (203.80), £750 365kg AA (205.50); N Taylor £850 375kg Lim (226.70), £810 335kg Lim (241.80), £790 315kg AA (250.80); P Rafferty £700 275kg Lim (255.00), £675 270kg Lim (250.00), £615 275kg Lim (223.60); T Cassidy £680 315kg Sim (216.00); A Williamson £615 305kg Char (201.60), £575 275kg Char (210.00), £530 265kg Lim (200.00). Meanwhile weanling Heifers peaked at £800 420kg Par (190.50) presented by T McGilly, £735 355kg Char (207.00); N Taylor £750 335kg Lim (223.90), £750 345kg Lim (217.40), £730 325kg Lim (225.00); D McAleer £700 310kg Lim (225.80), £700 295kg Lim (237.00), £655 300kg Lim (218.30), £650 295kg Lim (220.30), £635 275kg Lim (230.90), £620 250kg Lim (248.00), £560 225kg Lim (248.00); T Cassidy £660 325kg Lim (203.00); P Rafferty £59 250kg AA (236.00); A Williamson £520 250kg Char (208.00).