Top price of £1,220 for 610kg for heifers at Dungannon Mart

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A seasonal entry of stock saw prices holding firm with steers selling to £1,245 for 645kg Limousin (193.00).

Heifers topped at £1,220 for 610kg Blonde D’Aquitaine (200.00); dropped calves peaked at £360 for Hereford bull and heifer calves sold to £340 Charolais heifer; weanlings peaked at £1,045 for 515kg Charolais steer (202.00) and weanling heifers sold to £870 for 400kg Lim (217.00).

STEERS

Steers sold to a height of £1,245 for 645kg Limousin (193.00) presented by J and S Boland, £1,180 for 605kg Limousin (195.00); B Hamill £1,215, 580kg Charolais (210.00), £1,200, 590kg Limousin (203.00), £1,190, 585kg Simmental (203.00), £1,180, 570kg Charolais (207.00), £1,105, 525kg Charolais (210.50), £990, 460kg Limousin (215.00); D Stinson £1,110, 570kg Charolais (195.00), £1,020, 505kg Charolais (202.00); M Clarke £980, 455kg Charolais (215.00); T Corbett £960, 465kg Limousin (207.00), £820, 390kg Limousin (210.00); Riverview Farms £850, 380kg Limousin (224.00), £800, 355kg Charolais (225.00).

HEIFERS

A similar entry of heifers to last week peaked at £1,220, 610kg Blonde D’Aquitaine (200.00) presented by K Lowe, £1,000, 525kg Charolais (191.00), £910, 500kg Charolais (182.00), £790, 415kg Limousin (190.00); B Hackett £1,015, 565kg Charolais (180.00); M Quinn £940, 490kg Limousin (192.00); P Curran £930, 485kg Charolais (192.00), £880, 490kg Charolais (180.00); J Cavanagh £930, 490kg Limousin (190.00), £880, 485kg Simmental (181.00); M Clarke £182, 505kg Charolais (182.00); A Patterson £920, 490kg Charolais (188.00); D Burrows £610, 320kg Limousin (191.00).

DROPPED CALVES

Dropped calves peaked at £360 Hereford bull presented by H Cuddy, £350 Hereford bull, £345 Hereford bull, £325 Hereford bull; H Irwin £355 x 4 Aberdeen Angus bulls; W Smith £305 Hereford bull, £230 Hereford bull; J and G Faulkner £265 Belgian Blue bull; D McGahan £230 x 2 Limousin bull; E Wallace £220 Hereford bull; reared Friesian bulls sold to £135; meanwhile heifer calves sold to £340 Charolais presented by D Robinson; J Livingston £330 Aberdeen Angus heifer, £275 Aberdeen Angus heifer, £225 Aberdeen Angus heifer; H Irwin £255 Aberdeen Angus heifer; V McReynolds £240 Aberdeen Angus heifer; W Smith £240 Hereford heifer, £225 Hereford heifer; J and G Faulkner £230 Belgian Blue heifer; A Kyle £205 Aberdeen Angus heifer.

WEANLINGS

An excellent weanling trade saw male calves sell to £1,045, 515kg Charolais steer (203.00) presented by P Wylie; D Barker £985, 470kg Limousin (208.00); M McNally £940, 335kg Charolais (281.00), £865, 300kg Charolais (290.00), £820, 270kg Charolais (300.00), £810, 295kg Limousin (273.00), £750, 325kg Limousin (230.00), £740, 260kg Limousin (284.00), £695, 245kg Charolais (280.00); A Hughes £820, 325kg Charolais (250.00), £710, 275kg Charolais (258.00), £660 x 2 Limousins (256.00); S Allen £730, 315kg Limousin (230.00); D Devlin £680, 295kg Limousin (230.00); weanling heifers cleared to £870, 400kg Limousin (217.00) presented by D Barker, £650, 305kg Limousin (212.00); P Wylie £770, 380kg Shorthorn (202.00); A Hughes £710, 300kg Charolais (237.00), £590, 255kg Charolais (232.00); R Hopper £705, 350kg Limousin (202.00); H Anderson £695, 290kg Limousin (240.00); A Boyd £670, 320kg Limousin (209.00); D Devlin £600, 290kg Limousin (205.00).