Steers sell to a top price of £1,250 at Dungannon Mart

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A very sharp trade for all classes of stock at Dungannon Mart saw steers sell to a top price of £1,250, 670kg Char (187.00).

Heifers peaked at £1,150, 550kg BB (209.00); dropped calves topped at £305 Lim bull and heifer calves to £290 BB heifer; suckled cows and calves sold to £1,200 BB cow and Char bull calf at foot; weanling trade peaked at £1,060, 530kg Char steer (200.00), while weanling heifers sold to £800, 390kg Char (205.00).

STEERS: Steers sold to a height of £1,250, 670kg Char (187.00) presented by J Bell; B Hamill £1,220, 545kg Lim (224.00), £1,125, 505kg Char (223.00), £1,100, 515kg Lim (214.00), £1,095, 480kg Char (228.00), £1,070, 515kg Char (208.00), £975, 480kg Char (203.00), £960, 465kg Lim (207.00); M McVeigh £1,150, 530kg Lim (217.00), £1,150, 555kg Char (207.00), £1,095, 520kg Char (211.00), £1,085, 485kg Char (224.00), £1,030, 510kg Lim (206.00), £990, 450kg Char (220.00), £915, 435kg Lim (210.00), £865, 390kg Lim (222.00); R Irwin £1,080, 495kg AA (218.00); M Kelly £1,075, 520kg BB (207.00), £950, 450kg AA (211.00); J McAleer £1,050, 510kg Lim (206.00); P Devlin £975, 440kg Char (222.00), £830, 365kg Char (227.00); J Hogg £900 x 2 365kg Lims (245.00), £885, 340kg Lim (260.00); Riverview Farms £900, 315kg Sim (286.00), £900, 390lg Char (231.00), £890, 370kg Sim (241.00), £850, 330kg Char (258.00); T Anderson £775 x 4 328kg Hers (236.00).

HEIFERS: A very sharp trade for all classes of heifers saw a top price paid of £1,150, 550kg BB (210.00) presented by J Lockhart; M Nelson £1,140, 495kg Char (230.00), £1,100, 470kg Lim (234.00), £990, 480kg Char (206.00), £940, 405kg Char (232.00), £810, 395kg Char (205.00); T Boden £1,030, 500kg Char (206.00), £985, 450kg Lim (219.00), £960, 455kg Lim (211.00); H Armstrong £1,010, 490kg Char (206.00); M McVeigh £1,000, 455kg AA (220.00), £980, 455kg BB (215.00), £955, 440kg Lim (217.00), £950, 440kg Char (238.00), £900, 390kg Lim (231.00); I McKee £955, 445kg Lim (215.00), £895, 405kg Lim (221.00), £880, 415kg Lim (212.00); J McAleer £900, 435kg Lim (207.00); A Kyle £790, 360kg Lim (219.00), £700, 345kg Lim (203.00); J Kenning £735, 350kg Daq (210.00), £730, 350kg Daq (209.00).

DROPPED CALVES: Dropped calves sold to a height of £305 Lim bull presented by T Lester; W Smith £290 Her bull; R McGuigan £275 AA bull; J Ewing £270 Lim bull, £240 Lim bull; D C Contracts £230 Char bull, £220 Her bull; E Robinson £225 AA bull, £220 Lim bull; P and T McCaughey; heifer calves sold to £290 BB heifer presented by R Park, £250 Her heifer; W Smith £280 Her heifer; F Oliver £250 x 2 Char heifers, £220 Char heifer, £200 Char heifer; A Brooks £230 Char heifer; C Quinn £220 Sim heifer; J Ewing £215 x 2 Lim heifers, £210 Lim heifer; E Robinson £210 Lim heifer, £205 AA heifer.

Suckled cows and calves sold to £1,200 BB cow and Char bull calf at foot presented by a Dungannon farmer; A Forsythe £1,050 Lim cow and Sim bull calf at foot.

WEANLINGS: Weanlings sold to a height of £1,060 530kg Char steer (200.00) presented by G Litter, £935, 375kg Daq (247.00), £850, 370kg Char (230.00), £820, 365kg Char (225.00); R Hopper £965, 455kg Lim (212.00), £905, 410kg Lim (222.00), £890, 380kg Lim (233.00), £850, 380kg Lim (224.00); V Emerson £840, 345kg Lim (242.00), £750, 315kg AA (238.00), £700, 275kg Lim (255.00), £635, 265kg Her (240.00); A Faloon £785, 300kg Sim (261.00), £590, 260kg Lim (225.00), £555, 240kg Sim (230.00); J Kenning £710, 310kg AA (227.00), £700, 285kg Lim (246.00), £665, 290kg Lim (230.00); L Bowden £700, 250kg Lim (277.00); G Coulter £675, 280kg Lim (240.00), £535, 200kg Char (260.00); weanling heifers peaked at £800, 390kg Char (205.00) presented by M Oliver, £795, 390kg Char (202.00); R Hopper £750, 330kg Lim (226.00); S McNelis £670, 330kg Lim (202.00), £610, 285kg Char (215.00); A Faloon £640, 240kg Sim (268.00), £620, 230kg Lim (268.00), £545, 265kg Sim (205.00); V Daly £525, 217kg Lim (242.00).