MARTS: Dungannon

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A strong trade across all sections saw forward cattle prices well improved to peak at £1445 730kg Lim steer (197.70).

Heifers sold to £1340 645kg Lim (208.00). Fat cows peaked at £1000 750kg Char (133.00). Dropped calves sold to £430 Sim bull and heifer calves to £450 BB hfr.

STEERS (65)

Forward steers sold sharply to peak at £1445 730kg Lim (197.80) presented by M McCooey, £1355 715kg Lim (190.00), £1350 665kg Lim (203.00), £1345 690kg Lim (195.00); A Paisley £1405 770kg Char (182.50), £1330 720kg Char (185.00); J Armstrong £1270 640kg BB (198.00); M Kirkland £1265 600kg Lim (210.80), £1260 620kg Char (203.00), £1220 575kg Char (212.00), £1180 580kg Char (203.00), £1145 565kg Char (202.00); J Downey £1205 605kg BB (200.00), £1180 555kg BB (212.50), £1180 560kg AA (210.00); A Somerville £1165 585kg Sim (200.00); J Hobson £1120 560kg Char (200.00); P Traynor £1030 480kg Lim (215.00), £1000 450kg Lim (222.20), £970 460kg Lim (211.00), £940 430kg Lim (218.00), £865 400kg Lim (216.00), £850 400kg Lim (210.00); W Bloomer £890 430kg Lim (207.00), £890 435kg Lim (205.00), £810 400kg Lim (200.00); A Hogg £880 345kg Daq (255.00); H Lucas £775 380kg AA (204.00), £730 355kg AA (206.00), £695 340kg AA (205.00); S Quinn £700 335kg Lim (209.00);

HEIFERS

Moore Heifers needed to met demand with atop price paid of £1340 645kg Lim (208.00) presented by M McCooey, £1295 615kg Lim (210.00), £1210 625kg Lim (194.00), £1210 605kg Lim (200.00), £1130 560kg Lim (201.80), £1070 520kg Lim (205.80); J Armstrong £1080 525kg BB (206.00); R Burnside £100 495kg Char (202.00); M Shannon £950 450kg Char (211.00); S Quinn £900 450kg Lim (200.00), £895 425kg Lim (210.00), £770 365kg Lim (211.00).

Fat cows sold to £1000 750kg Char (133.00) presented by D Hagan, £830 650kg Char (127.00), £800 515kg BB (155.30).

DROPPED CALVES (100)

Once again a large entry of calves for the time of year saw bull calves sell to £430 Sim presented by A Haydock, £370 Lim Bull, £300 BB Bull; J Weir £430 BB Bull; E Stewart £398 Sim Bull; O Robinson £385 BB Bull; E Coote £370 MB Bull; P Rafferty £325 Lim Bull, £300 Lim Bull, £285 Lim Bull, £250 Lim Bull, £220 Lim Bull; F O’Neill £310 Char Bull; W & F Armstrong £280 BB Bull, £270 BB Bull; Donmac Farms £260 x 2 BB Bulls, £210 AA Bull, £195 x 2 AA Bulls; W Farr £225 SH Bull; A Forsythe £202 Lim Bull; J Teague £200 AA Bull; Reared Fr Bulls sold to £300 x 7 Fr Bulls presented by S Johnston, £250 x 4 Fr Bulls; G Campbell £175 Fr Bull; T Reid £158 Fr Bull; P McElvogue £154 X 2 Fr Bulls, £128; E & P Coote £130 Fr Bull; W Farr £128 Fr Bull; Young Fr Bull Calves sold from £50 to £100; Meanwhile Heifer Calves topped at £450 BB presented by O Robinson; J Weir £445 BB Hfr, £380 BB Hfr; W & H Gourley £400 BB Hfr; M Haddock £390 Lim Hfr; D Robinson £370 x 2 BB Hfrs; A Haddock £365 Lim Hfr; W & F Armstrong £350 BB Hfr, £290 Her Hfr, £270 BB Hfr, £265 BB Hfr; P Rafferty £280 x 2 Lim Hfrs, £260 Lim Hfr; G Campbell £252 x 2 Lim Hfrs, £235 Lim Hfr; D Leathem £228 Her Hfr, £220 Her Hfr, £218 Daq Hfr, £175 Sim Hfr, £150 Her Hfr; J Teague £225 AA Hfr, £205 Lim Hfr; A Cookstown Farmer £216 AA Hfr; C Warnock £190 x 2 AA Hfr; W Farr £170 SH Hfr, £165 SH Hfr; Suckled Cows and Calves peaked at £1000 Sim Cow & Lim Hfr Calf at foot presented E Stewart; W Rainey £1000 Lim Cow & Her Hfr.

WEANLINGS (65)

A quality entry of weanlings saw male calves sell to £940 435kg presented by P Traynor, £905 380kg Lim (238.00), £875 390kg Lim (225.00), £805 330kg Lim (244.00), £800 345kg Lim (231.90), £800 330kg Lim (242.00), £715 305kg Lim (235.00), £710 310kg Lim (230.00), £700 x 2 260kg Lims (269.00); An Aughnacloy Farmer £905 435kg Char (208.00), £855 350kg Char (245.00), £810 360kg Char (225.00), £805 365kg Char (220.50), £800 340kg Char (235.00); An Eglish farmer £890 370kg Lim (240.50); D Robinson £870 350kg Char (248.60), £600 255kg Lim (235.30); L Johnston £850 360kg Daq (236.00), £650 295kg Daq (220.30); K & W Booth £795 320kg Lim (248.00); A Hughes £775 300kg Sim (258.00), £760 305kg Sim (250.00), £660 280kg Lim (235.70); Meanwhile Weanling Heifers sold to £1025 435kg Daq (235.00) presented by G Litter, £910 450kg Char (200.00); L McCloskey £750 345kg Daq (217.40), £735 365kg Daq (201.40), £700 330kg Lim (212.10), £685 315kg BB (217.50); C McColgan £700 330kg Lim (212.10); J J Donnelly £680 325kg Daq (210.00), £645 320kg Char (201.60); J Shannon £680 280kg Daq (242.90).