Steers sell to £1800 at Dungannon

A seasonal entry of stock at Dungannon saw Steers sell to £1800 for a 670kg Daq (269.00).

Heifers cleared to £1700 for a 715kg BB (238.00); Fat Cows sold to £1340 for a 705kg AA (190.00); Dropped Calves peaked at £350 for a BB Hfr and Bull Calves to £305 for an AA; Weanling sold to £1030 for a 460kg Her Male (223.00), while Weanling Heifers sold to £920 for a 2 405kg Daqs (226.00).

STEERS

Steers prices remain strong to peak at £1800 for a 670kg Daq (269.00) presented by T Roleston, £1770 670kg Char (264.00); I Reid £1670 735kg Lim (227.00); E Kilpatrick £1530 595kg BB (257.00), £1470 600kg BB (245.00); A Moy producer £1520 650kg AA (234.00), £1520 630kg Lim (241.00), £1510 670kg AA (225.00); D Acheson £1340 510kg Char (263.00), £1210 500kg BB (242.00), £1000 440kg BB (227.00); D Kirk £1270 550kg AA (231.00); C Darling £1070 460kg BB (233.00).

HEIFERS

Heifer prices peaked at £1700 for a 715kg BB (238.00) presented by J Glendinning, £1600 675kg Her (237.00); G Newell £1380 590kg Char (234.00), £1340 565kg Char (237.00); A Donaghy £1240 570kg AA (218.00); F Dunlop £1080 460kg Sim (235.00); W Johnston £920 425kg Lim (217.00).

Fat Cows sold to a height of £1340 for a 705kg AA (190.00) presented by A Boyd, £1130 635kg AA (178.00); P Johnston £1070 600kg Char (178.00).

DROPPED CALVES

Dropped Calves sold to a solid trade with Male Calves topping at £305 for an AA Bull presented by W Sloan, £230 AA Bull, £210 AA Bull; A Harkness £300 AA Bull, £295 AA Bull; J Stewart £285 AA Bull; R Crawford £225 AA Bull; M Rea £220 Her Bull.

Meanwhile Heifer Calves sold to £350 for a BB presented by I Agnew; M Rea £350 Her Hfr, £300 Her Hfr; L & C Allen £280 x 2 SHB Hfrs; P Johnston £280 SHB; J Robinson £270 Her Hfr.

WEANLINGS

Weanlings continue to sell sharply to peak at £1030 for 460kg Her Male (223.00) presented by M & H Dougan; S Devine £950 400kg Lim (238.00), £910 385kg Sim (236.00); S Donnelly £920 400kg Lim (229.00); M Mullin £900 370kg Lim (243.00), £890 355kg Lim (251.00), £850 300kg Lim (283.00), £830 320kg Lim (258.00); C Kerr £870 305kg Lim (283.00), £750 275kg Lim (270.00); J McSorley £790 285kg Lim (277.00); J Weir £730 260kg Char (280.00), £730 x 2275kg Chars (266.00); Weanling Heifers cleared to £920 x 2405kg Daqs (226.00) presented by A Donaghy; D Montgomery £770 345kg Her (221.00); J McSorley £760 340kg Sim (224.00), £710 270kg Lim (262.00); M Mullin £740 305kg Lim (243.00), £700 295kg Lim (237.00); H Rainey £700 290kg Lim (241.00); J Weir £700 285kg Char (243.00), £690 280kg Char (245.00).