A total of 100 breeding suckler cows, mostly with calves at foot, were offered for sale at Markethill Mart on Thursday night (7 September) as part of a dispersal sale from the herd of Clive and Joel Richardson, Annaghmore, Co Armagh.

Top price on the night of £4,300 was paid for a 2013-born Belgian Blue cow with an exceptional one-year-old Shorthorn-bred bull calf at foot. The cow was scanned back in-calf 18 weeks to a Shorthorn bull.