# Bullocks selling to £1830 at Hilltown Farmers Attested Sales

## A good entry of sheep to Hilltown sale yard on Thursday 22nd April saw ewes and lambs selling to £255.

Fat ewes selling to £162 and fat lams sold to £151 for 30kg (500ppk).

Ewes and lambs: Jonesborough farmer £255 and £245, Kilkeel farmer £240 and £230, Kilkeel farmer £230, Jonesborough farmer £220, Kilkeel farmer £195 and £180 and Kilkeel farmer £180.

Fat ewes: Kilcoo farmer £162, Downpatrick farmer £155, Ballyward farmer £146, Mayobridge farmer £144 and £142, Hilltown farmer £140, Ballyward farmer £132, Newry farmer £130, Kilkeel farmer £129, Mayobridge farmer £129, Cabra farmer £128.

Fat lambs: Cabra farmer £151 for 30kg (500ppk),Hilltown farmer £135 for 24kg (562ppk), Castlewellan farmer £130 for 28kg (464ppk), Mayobridge farmer £129 for 23.2kg (556ppk), Mayobridge farmer £129 for 23kg (558ppk), Mayobridge farmer £128 for 22.8kg (561ppk), Kilkeel farmer £125 for 23kg (541ppk), Castlewellan farmer £125 for 23.7kg (527ppk), Dromara farmer £122 for 21.3kg (572ppk), Hilltown farmer £122 for 21.5kg (567ppk), Kilcoo farmer £122 for 22.4kg (544ppk), Hilltown farmer £120 for 20.7 (579ppk), Dromara farmer £120 for 21.7kg (553ppk) and Dromara farmer £120 for 21.6kg (555ppk).

Saturday the 24th April saw a large entry of cattle to Hilltown mart.

Fat cows made up to £1530 for 934kg (163ppk), heifers made £1460 for 688kg (212ppk) and bullocks made £1830 for 784kg (233ppk).

Cows: Dromara farmer £1530 for 934kg (163ppk), Cabra farmer £1510 for 860kg (175ppk), Hilltown farmer £1300 for 794kg (163ppk) and £1300 for 830kg (157ppk), Hilltown farmer £1260 for 814kg (154ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1260 for 630kg (200ppk), Hilltown farmer £1250 for 728kg (171ppk), Dromara farmer £1230 for 788kg (156ppk) and Castlewellan farmer £1230 for 660kg (186ppk).

Cows and calves: Ballynahinch farmer £1640, Bryansford farmer £1480, Hilltown farmer £1260 and Rostrevor farmer £1010.

Weanling heifers: Ballyveamore farmer £1030 for 404kg (255ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1000 for 412kg (242ppk) and £1000 for 366kg (273ppk), Rathfriland farmer £970 for 378kg (256ppk), Castlewellan farmer £940 for 386kg (243ppk), Rathfriland farmer £930 for 406kg (229ppk), Mayobridge farmer £900 for 378kg (238ppk), Ballyveamore farmer £900 for 344kg (261ppk), Mayobridge farmer £890 for 436kg (204ppk), Castlewellan farmer £890 for 366kg (243ppk), Kilkeel farmer £890 for 380kg (234ppk) and Mayobridge farmer £880 for 348 (252ppk).

Weanling bullocks: Dromara farmer £1210 for 520kg (232ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1170 for 506kg (231ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1110 for 462kg (240ppk), Cabra farmer £1110 for 514kg (216ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1110 for 476kg (231ppk), Dromara farmer £1090 for 518kg (210ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1070 for 422kg (253ppk), £1070 for 474kg (225ppk) and £1020 for 514kg (198ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1000 for 412kg (242ppk), Dromara farmer £1000 for 468kg (213ppk), Rathfriland farmer £980 for 396kg (247ppk) and Rostrevor farmer £980 for 370kg (264ppk).

Heifers: Newry farmer £1460 for 688kg (212ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1430 for 676kg (211ppk), Newry farmer £1400 for 630kg (222ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1270 for 586kg (216ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1240 for 604kg (205ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1210 for 534kg (226ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1190 for 574kg (207ppk), Clough farmer £1190 for 618kg (192ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1180 for 590kg (200ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1160 for 548kg (211ppk) and £1160 for 492kg (235ppk), Clough farmer £1160 for 564kg (205ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1130 for 542kg (208ppk) and Castlewellan farmer £1110 for 540kg (205ppk).

Bullocks: Hilltown farmer £1830 for 784kg (233ppk) and £1750 for 768kg (227ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1690 for 706kg (239ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1550 for 640kg (242ppk), Hilltown farmer £1520 for 736kg (206ppk), Hilltown farmer £1490 for 650kg (229ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1460 for 610kg (239ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1450 for 600kg (241ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1440 for 714kg (201ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1410 for 622kg (226ppk), Hilltown farmer £1400 for 632kg (221ppk) and £1360 for 676kg (201ppk), Ballyward farmer £1340 for 540kg (248ppk) and Rathfriland farmer £1310 for 586kg (223ppk). Fat ewes selling to £162 and fat lams sold to £151 for 30kg (500ppk).

Ewes and lambs: Jonesborough farmer £255 and £245, Kilkeel farmer £240 and £230, Kilkeel farmer £230, Jonesborough farmer £220, Kilkeel farmer £195 and £180 and Kilkeel farmer £180.

Fat ewes: Kilcoo farmer £162, Downpatrick farmer £155, Ballyward farmer £146, Mayobridge farmer £144 and £142, Hilltown farmer £140, Ballyward farmer £132, Newry farmer £130, Kilkeel farmer £129, Mayobridge farmer £129, Cabra farmer £128.

Fat lambs: Cabra farmer £151 for 30kg (500ppk),Hilltown farmer £135 for 24kg (562ppk), Castlewellan farmer £130 for 28kg (464ppk), Mayobridge farmer £129 for 23.2kg (556ppk), Mayobridge farmer £129 for 23kg (558ppk), Mayobridge farmer £128 for 22.8kg (561ppk), Kilkeel farmer £125 for 23kg (541ppk), Castlewellan farmer £125 for 23.7kg (527ppk), Dromara farmer £122 for 21.3kg (572ppk), Hilltown farmer £122 for 21.5kg (567ppk), Kilcoo farmer £122 for 22.4kg (544ppk), Hilltown farmer £120 for 20.7 (579ppk), Dromara farmer £120 for 21.7kg (553ppk) and Dromara farmer £120 for 21.6kg (555ppk).

Saturday the 24th April saw a large entry of cattle to Hilltown mart.

Fat cows made up to £1530 for 934kg (163ppk), heifers made £1460 for 688kg (212ppk) and bullocks made £1830 for 784kg (233ppk).

Cows: Dromara farmer £1530 for 934kg (163ppk), Cabra farmer £1510 for 860kg (175ppk), Hilltown farmer £1300 for 794kg (163ppk) and £1300 for 830kg (157ppk), Hilltown farmer £1260 for 814kg (154ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1260 for 630kg (200ppk), Hilltown farmer £1250 for 728kg (171ppk), Dromara farmer £1230 for 788kg (156ppk) and Castlewellan farmer £1230 for 660kg (186ppk).

Cows and calves: Ballynahinch farmer £1640, Bryansford farmer £1480, Hilltown farmer £1260 and Rostrevor farmer £1010.

Weanling heifers: Ballyveamore farmer £1030 for 404kg (255ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1000 for 412kg (242ppk) and £1000 for 366kg (273ppk), Rathfriland farmer £970 for 378kg (256ppk), Castlewellan farmer £940 for 386kg (243ppk), Rathfriland farmer £930 for 406kg (229ppk), Mayobridge farmer £900 for 378kg (238ppk), Ballyveamore farmer £900 for 344kg (261ppk), Mayobridge farmer £890 for 436kg (204ppk), Castlewellan farmer £890 for 366kg (243ppk), Kilkeel farmer £890 for 380kg (234ppk) and Mayobridge farmer £880 for 348 (252ppk).

Weanling bullocks: Dromara farmer £1210 for 520kg (232ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1170 for 506kg (231ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1110 for 462kg (240ppk), Cabra farmer £1110 for 514kg (216ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1110 for 476kg (231ppk), Dromara farmer £1090 for 518kg (210ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1070 for 422kg (253ppk), £1070 for 474kg (225ppk) and £1020 for 514kg (198ppk), Mayobridge farmer £1000 for 412kg (242ppk), Dromara farmer £1000 for 468kg (213ppk), Rathfriland farmer £980 for 396kg (247ppk) and Rostrevor farmer £980 for 370kg (264ppk).

Heifers: Newry farmer £1460 for 688kg (212ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1430 for 676kg (211ppk), Newry farmer £1400 for 630kg (222ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1270 for 586kg (216ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1240 for 604kg (205ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1210 for 534kg (226ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1190 for 574kg (207ppk), Clough farmer £1190 for 618kg (192ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1180 for 590kg (200ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1160 for 548kg (211ppk) and £1160 for 492kg (235ppk), Clough farmer £1160 for 564kg (205ppk), Castlewellan farmer £1130 for 542kg (208ppk) and Castlewellan farmer £1110 for 540kg (205ppk).

Bullocks: Hilltown farmer £1830 for 784kg (233ppk) and £1750 for 768kg (227ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1690 for 706kg (239ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1550 for 640kg (242ppk), Hilltown farmer £1520 for 736kg (206ppk), Hilltown farmer £1490 for 650kg (229ppk), Kilcoo farmer £1460 for 610kg (239ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1450 for 600kg (241ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1440 for 714kg (201ppk), Rathfriland farmer £1410 for 622kg (226ppk), Hilltown farmer £1400 for 632kg (221ppk) and £1360 for 676kg (201ppk), Ballyward farmer £1340 for 540kg (248ppk) and Rathfriland farmer £1310 for 586kg (223ppk).