Top quality fat cows peak at £185.00 per 100kg at Camlough Mart

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A good show of cattle again on Wednesday with a strong trade for quality stock.

Fat cows: Top quality fat cows on offer peaking at £185.00 per 100kg, £1045 for 565kg.

Other cows on show made £925 for 615kg (£150.40 per 100kg), £1095 for 785kg (£139.50 per 100kg), £1030 for 740kg (£139.20 per 100kg), £930 for 685kg (£135.80 per 100kg), £965 for 740kg (£130.40 per 100kg) and £900 for 745kg (£120.80 per 100kg).

Heifers: Heifers peaked at £1210 for 550kg (£220.00 per 100kg), others sold at £875 for 425kg (£205.90 per 100kg), £1080 for 530kg (£203.80 per 100kg), £875 for 430kg (£203.50 per 100kg), £905 for 445kg (£203.40 per 100kg), £1025 for 515kg (£199.00 per 100kg) and £950 for 480kg (£197.90 per 100kg).

Steers: A top price of £228.20 per 100kg was paid for 390kg steer at £890.

Other steers sold at £900 for 395kg (£227.80 per 100kg), £875 for 400kg (£218.80 per 100kg), £900 for 415kg (£216.90 per 100kg), £850 for 400kg (212.50 per 100kg), £845 for 400kg (£211.30 per 100kg) and £760 for 360kg (£211.10 per 100kg.

Weanlings: A strong trade for weanlings at Camlough with better quality animals on show.

Males sold to £785 for 340kg (£230.90 per 100kg), £800 for 350kg (£228.60 per 100kg), £820 for 365kg (£224.70 per 100kg), £970 for 445kg (£218.00 per 100kg), £860 for 400kg (£215.00 per 100kg) and £970 for 460kg (£210.90 per 100kg).

Females sold to £620 for 265kg (£234.00 per 100kg), £840 for 415kg (£202.40 per100kg and £745 for 375kg (£198.70 per 100kg).

Sale every Wednesday.

First suckler sale on Monday 26th September at 6.30pm and fortnightly thereafter.