MARTS: Rathfriland

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Another full yard of cattle with weanling numbers still high at 149 on Friday and 100 dropped calves.

A large entry of bullocks and heifers saw an Aughlisnafin farmer sell a 690k Ch at £1325. A Lisnacreevy farmer sold a 576k AA at £1190 with a 660k Hol bullock at £965 from the same farm. A farmer from Cashel sold a 544k Ch at £1085. AA heifers cleared up to £1100 for a 598k lot from Lisnacreevy. A Rathfriland farmer reached £1090 for a 550k Lim. Donaghmore farmer: £1025 for 540k and a Leitrim farmer £1000 for 502k. Fat cows sold to £1000 for a 678k Sim from Cabra. Suckler outfits to £1320 for a Newry farmer. A Barnmeen farmer sold AA bull calves 2 months old to £520 and from £400 up.

DROPPED CALVES

Barnmeen farmer: £520, £400. Carricknagoran farmer: £430 and £375. Cascum farmer: £450 and £410. Loughbrickland farmer: £280, £275 etc. Downpatrick farmer: £270, £265 etc. Dromore farmer: AA bull £265. Crossgar farmer: AA heifer £270. Cabra farmer: BB heifer £250. Angus bull £230 etc.

WEANLINGS

Clough farmer: 475k at £920, 418k at £790, 388k at £770, 320k at £740 etc. Drumnascamp farmer: 392k at £850, 400k at £840, 366k at £780, 318k at £680 etc. Mullaghbawn farmer: 430k at £750. Drumarkin farmer: 366k at £800, 362k at £780 and 334k at £645. Holybush farmer: 290k at £640, 310k at £700, 268k at £665 and 282k at £620.

HEIFERS

Lisnacreery farmer: 598k at £1100, 612k at £1005. Rathfriland farmer: 550k at £1090, 564k at £1055. Donaghmore farmer: 540k at £1025. Leitrim farmer: 502k at £1000. Ballynahinch farmer: 462k at £880, 460k at £860, 448k at £870, 472k at £865, 466k at £850, 486k at £820, 420k at £760 etc. Warrenpoint farmer: 446k at £775, 422k at £715. Dromore farmer: 416k at £835, 450k at £815. Newry farmer: 454k at £900, 450k at £825.

FAT COWS AND SUCKLERS

Suckler outfits sold to £1320 for a Newry farmer: Fat cows to £1000 for a 678k Sim from Cabra. A Lim Cow to £770 for a 628k from Kilkeel. Hol cows to £615 from Newry.

BULLOCKS

Aughlisnafin farmer: 694k at £1325, 604k at £1170, 594k at £1100, 530k at £970 etc. Lisnacreevy farmer: 576k at £1190. Cashel farmer: 544k at £1085, 460k at £860 and 490k at £875. Moyadd farmer: 620k at £1060. Annaclone farmer: 474k at £850, 414k at £845, 446k at £790, 368k at £770, 380k at £665. Mayobridge farmer: 462k at £970, 442k at £900, 480k at £880, 426k at £830, 420k at £810, 388k at £800. Ballinaskeagh farmer: 494k at £925 and 522k at £920. Dromore farmer: 404k at £900, 434k at £880, 370k at £775. Warringsford farmer: 464k at £940, 468k at £890, 462k at £885, 490k at £895 and 460k at £885 etc.