Cows and Calves to £2200 at Hilltown Saleyard

A good entry of sheep to Hilltown Mart on Thursday 3rd November saw fat ewes sell to £151 and fat lambs to £120.

Fat ewes: Armagh farmer £151, Rostrevor farmer £141, Markethill farmer £140, Rathfriland farmer £136, Hilltown farmer £135, Markethill farmer £132, Hilltown farmer £130, Hilltown farmer £120, Hilltown farmer £112, Kilcoo farmer £112, Kilkeel farmer £111, Kilkeel farmer £110, Castlewellan farmer £106, Kilkeel farmer £105, Hilltown farmer £104, Banbridge farmer £103, Kilkeel farmer £102, Rathfriland farmer £101.

Fat lambs: Rathfriland farmer £120 for 29kg (414ppk), Banbridge farmer £108 for 26kg (415ppk), Balliesmills farmer £108 for 25.3kg (427ppk), Cabra farmer £105 for 23kg (456ppk), Rathfriland farmer £104 for 22.2kg (468ppk), Cabra farmer £100 for 24kg (416ppk), Castlewellan farmer £100 for 23.3kg (429ppk), Hilltown farmer £99 for 21.7kg (456ppk), Hilltown farmer £98 for 22.8kg (429ppk), Dromara farmer £97 for 22.5kg (431ppk), Hilltown farmer £97 for 21.5kg (451ppk), Leitrim farmer £97 for 22.2kg (437ppk).

Store lambs: Castlewellan farmer £100.50 for 19.8kg (507ppk), Castlewellan farmer £99 for 19.7kg (503ppk), Ballyward farmer £95.50 for 19.1kg (500ppk), Dromara farmer £95.50 for 18.2kg (524ppk), Newry farmer £93 for 18.2kg (511ppk), Hilltown farmer £88 for 17kg (517ppk), Rostrevor farmer £87.50 for 17.1kg (512ppk), Castlewellan farmer £80 for 15.2kg (526ppk), Rathfriland farmer £77 for 15kg (513ppk), Leitrim farmer £75 for 14.6kg (513ppk), Leitrim farmer £74 for 14kg (528ppk), Leitrim farmer £64 for 12.3kg (520ppk).

Prices from Hilltown

A good entry of cattle to Hilltown Mart on Saturday 5th November saw fat cows sell to £1830, cows and calves to £2200 and heifers to £1870.

Fat Cows: Rostrevor farmer £1830 for 868kg (211ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1690 for 940kg (180ppk), Newry farmer £1670 for 838kg (199ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1630 for 752kg (216ppk), Rostrevor farmer £1460 for 786kg (185ppk), Newry farmer £1270 for 704kg (180ppk), Hilltown farmer £1100 for 684kg (161ppk), Rostrevor farmer £1050 for 632kg (166ppk), Attical farmer £1040 for 488kg (213ppk), Rathfriland farmer £800 for 522kg (153ppk).

Cows and Calves: Jonesborough farmer £2200, £2140, £2080 and £1900, Kilcoo farmer £1850, Jonesborough farmer £1680, Kilkeel farmer £1300.

Weanling heifers: Kilcoo farmer £930 for 316kg (294ppk), Castlewellan farmer £850 for 322kg (264ppk), Downpatrick farmer £810 for 338kg (239ppk), Castlewellan farmer £800 for 342kg (234ppk), Castlewellan farmer £780 for 300kg (260ppk), Castlewellan farmer £720 for 274kg (263ppk), Hilltown farmer £720 for 306kg (235ppk), Hilltown farmer £710 for 256kg (277ppk), Hilltown farmer £660 for 234kg (282ppk), Hilltown farmer £590 for 220kg (268ppk), Hilltown farmer £550 for 238kg (231ppk).

Weanling bullocks: Hilltown farmer £1100 for 410kg (268ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1090 for 404kg (270ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1080 for 436kg (247ppk), Hilltown farmer £1070 for 392kg (273ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1060 for 370kg (286ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1060 for 350kg (303ppk), Glassdrumman farmer £1060 for 398kg (266ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1030 for 398kg (259ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1020 for 444kg (229ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1010 for 356kg (283ppk), Glassdrumman farmer £1010 for 402kg (246ppk), Castlewellan farmer £970 for 370kg (262ppk), Ballynahinch farmer £940 for 378kg (248ppk), Glassdrumman farmer £920 for 376kg (244ppk), Glassdrumman farmer £910 for 346kg (263ppk), Castlewellan farmer £890 for 352kg (253ppk), Hilltown farmer £830 for 332kg (250ppk), Castlewellan farmer £800 for 284kg (281ppk), Glassdrumman farmer £790 for 274kg (288ppk), Castlewellan farmer £720 for 246kg (293ppk), Hilltown farmer £700 for 252kg (278ppk).

Heifers: Kilkeel farmer £1870 for 810kg (231ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1730 for 724kg (239ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1600 for 784kg (204ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1560 for 714kg (218ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1510 for 642kg (235ppk), Hilltown farmer £1300 for 574kg (226ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1290 for 602kg (214ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1270 for 604kg (210ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1250 for 582kg (215ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1240 for 544kg (228ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1200 for 568kg (212ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1150 for 518kg (222ppk), Drumlough farmer £1080 for 462kg (234ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1050 for 450kg (233ppk).

Bullocks: Cabra farmer £1440 for 628kg (229ppk), Newry farmer £1400 for 570kg (245ppk), Dromara farmer £1390 for 636kg (219ppk), Hilltown farmer £1380 for 566kg (244ppk), Hilltown farmer £1370 for 522kg (262ppk), Hilltown farmer £1360 for 500kg (272ppk), Newry farmer £1280 for 516kg (248ppk), Hilltown farmer £1270 for 546kg (232ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1270 for 562kg (226ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1250 for 520kg (240ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1250 for 478kg (261ppk), Hilltown farmer £1250 for 528kg (237ppk), Hilltown farmer £1220 for 492kg (248ppk), Hilltown farmer £1200 for 498kg (241ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1180 for 460kg (256ppk), Hilltown farmer £1170 for 496kg (236ppk), Hilltown farmer £1160 for 448kg (259ppk), Hilltown farmer £1150 for 488kg (235ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1140 for 466kg (245ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1080 for 440kg (246ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1080 for 444kg (243ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1070 for 418kg (256ppk), Kilkeel farmer £1060 for 404kg (262ppk), Bryansford farmer £1030 for 406kg (253ppk), Kilkee farmer £990 for 396kg (250ppk), Kilkeel farmer £940 for 392kg (240ppk).