Brisk trade at Dungannon peaks at £1450

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A seasonal entry of stock was met with a brisk trade to peak at £1450 for a 695kg Lim Steer (209.00).

Heifers peaked at £1015 530kg Lim (192.00); Fat Cows topped at £800 645kg Sim (124.00); Dropped Calves sold to £295 Sim Bull and Heifer Calves top £250 BB Hfr; Suckled Cows sold to £1600 Lim Heifer springing; Weanling Sold to £910 475kg Char Steer (201.00), While Weanling Heifers sold to £905 440kg Lim (207.00).

STEERS (90)

Steer prices remain steady to peak at £1450 695kg Lim (209.00) presented by D Starrett, £1450 725kg Char (200.00), £1410 705kg Lim (200.00), £1355 675kg Lim (201.00); L McElroy £1280 625kg Char (205.00), £1275 620kg Char (206.00); P Grimley £1235 605kg BB (204.00), £1145 560kg AA (205.00); W Lucas £1120 495kg AA (226.00), £1090 485kg AA (225.00), £1080 495kg AA (218.00), £1050 475kg AA (221.00); E Scully £1060 530kg Char (200.00); T Monaghan £990 450kg Lim (220.00), £930 425kg Lim (219.00), £885 415kg Lim (213.00), £840 390kg Lim (215.00); L Donnelly £950 460kg Lim (207.00), £835 410kg Lim (204.00); P Gervin £920 450kg Lim (204.00); I Hughes £800 345kg Lim (232.00), £790 380kg Lim (208.00), £730 355kg Lim (206.00).

HEIFERS

More heifers needed weekly to met demand with a top price paid of £1015 530kg Lim (192.00) presented by C Daly; A Morrow £885 495kg BB (180.00); P Curran £835 425kg Char (196.00); S Hetherington £810 435kg Daq (186.00); R Irwin £755 395kg AA (191.00); L Willis £720 395kg Lim (182.0), £675 375kg Daq (180.00); Fat Cows sold to £800 645kg Sim (124.00) presented by M Donaghy.

DROPPED CALVES (95)

Dropped Calf prices peaked at £295 Sim Bull presented by P Robinson, £265 Sim Bull; W Smith £270 Her Bull, £240 Her Bull, £225 Sal Bull; R Davis £265 Her Bull, £235 Her Bull, £230 Her Bull; S McAllister £245 Her Bull; E McVeigh £240 AA Bull, £205 SH Bull; D Stewart £230 BB Bull; B O’Neill £220 Lim Bull; F Burrows £200 AA Bull; Meanwhile Reared Fr Bulls sold to £170 x 4 presented by Y McAlister; Heifer Calves sold to £250 BB presented by a Local farmer; A Haddock £250 Sim Hfr; J & G Faulkner £240 BB Hfr; D Orr £230 Lim Hfr; R Fields £220 Sim Hfr; S McAlister £220 x 3 Her Hfrs, £195 x 2 Her Hfrs; P Robinson £220 Sim Hfr; A Morrow £200 BB Hfr; W Smith £200 Her Hfr; A Morrison £195 Char Hfr.

SUCKLED COWS

Suckled Cows and Calves sold to a height of £1250 Lim Cow & Lim Hfr presented by Brackenhill Farms; M & A Daly £1140 Lim Cow & Char Hfr Calf; In-Calf Heifers peaked at £1600 Lim Hfr presented by C Daly, £1520 Lim Hfr, £1200 Lim Hfr; A Daly £1400 Lim Hfr, £1380 Char , £1315 Lim Hfr, £1280 Sim Hfr, £1200 Lim Hfr, £1180 Sim Hfr, £1180 Lim Hfr, £1140 Lim Hfr; W & P Brown £1090 AA Hfr.

WEANLINGS (115)

Weanlings continue to sell briskly to peak at £910 475kg Char (201.00) presented by A McAleer, £870 390kg Char (223.00), £745 290kg Char (257.00); J Gervis £900 380kg Char (237.00); T McAleece £805 340kg Lim (237.00), £580 260kg Char (223.00); W McCavish £770 335kg Lim (230.00), £725 290kg Lim (250.00), £720 285kg Lim (253.00), £640 285kg Lim (225.00), £580 225kg Lim (258.00), £570 240kg Lim (238.00); D Hagan £655 265kg Char (247.00), £640 255kg Char (251.00); J Ferguson £650 280kg AA (232.00); H Mullin £600 275kg Char (218.00); M Mullan £590 225kg Char (262.00), £550 225kg Lim (245.00); D Murphy £580 260kg Daq (223.00); Weanling Heifers peaked at £905 440kg Lim (206.00) presented by G Boyd, £860 425kg Lim (203.00); H Mullin £700 310kg Char (226.00), £630 300kg Char (210.00), £500 225kg Char (225.00); J Gervis £675 290kg Char (233.00); A McAleer £650 290kg Char (224.00); C O’Hara £635 265kg Char (240.00); D Murphy £620 310kg Daq (200.00), £505 230kg Daq (216.00); T McAleece £555 270kg Lim (206.00); P McKearney £500 220kg Char (227.00); D Hagan £500 225kg Char (222.00).