Trade remains strong for cattle at Enniskillen

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Trade in all rings remained sharp at Thursday’s cattle sales.

In the bullock ring lightweights sold from 200-232ppk for a 360kg Ch at 835.

Medium weights sold up to 220ppk for a 450kg Ch at 990.

Heavy lots selling up to 205ppk for a 520kg Ch at 1070 and sold up to 1305.

BULLOCKS: Kesh producer 360kg at 835 Ch. Kesh producer 320kg at 720 Ch. Leggs producer 450kg at 990 Ch. Kesh producer 380kg at 820 Ch. Derrylin producer 440kg at 950 Ch. Derrylin producer 768kg at 1305 Ch. Maguiresbridge producer 632kg at 1255 Ch. Rosslea producer 818kg at 1280 Ch. Rosslea producer 744kg at 1235 Ch.

WEANLINGS: In the weanling ring steers and bulls sold from £600 to £930 paid for a 381kg Char, while heifers ranged from £550 to £955 for a 441kg Her.

Ruling prices: Derrylin producer 291kg Ch bull at 860, 263kg Ch bull at 760, 308kg Ch bull at 880. Newtownbutler producer 413kg Ch steer at 885, 293kg Lim steer at 765, 306kg Lim hfr at 645. Trillick producer 234kg Ch steer at 630, 254kg Ch steer at 550. Enniskillen producer 365kg Lim bull at 865, 254kg Ch hfr at 550. Fivemiletown producer 415kg Lim hfr at 800, 324kg BB steer at 690, 388kg Sim steer at 750. Garrison producer 266kg AA hfr at 595, 427kg Ch hfr at 865, 340kg Ch hfr at 700. Omagh producer 391kg Sim bull at 885, 363kg Lim steer at 755, 410kg Daq hfr at 860. Lisbellaw producer 341kg AA steer at 720, 271kg Lim bull at 570, 297kg Lim bull at 670.

CALVES: Florencecourt producer AA bull at 345. Florencecourt producer Here bull at 345. Irvinestown producer Lim hfr at 300. Letterbreen producer Lim hfr at 300. Monea producer Sh hfr at 290.

SUCKLER COWS: Tempo producer Sim cow with bull calf at 1420. Letterbreen producer Ch cow with bull calf at 1340. Leggs producer Sim cow with hfr calf at 1330. Tempo producer BB cow with bull calf at 1330. Leggs producer Shb cow with bull calf at 1210. Springfield producer spr Lim hfr at 1300.

Heifers: Forward lots sold to 210p/k paid for a 500kg Ch at £1050. While other lots sold readily from 187-222p/k paid for a 380kg Ch at £840. Kinawley producer 510kg Ch at 1040. Garvary producer 510kg Ch at 1030. Letterbreen producer 500kg Ch at 1050. Letterbreen producer 490kg Ch at 1055. Tempo producer 420kg Ch at 880. Tempo producer 419kg Ch at 845.