Exactly 100 breeding suckler cows, mostly with calves at foot, were offered for sale at Markethill Mart on Thursday 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 (€4,715) was paid for a 2013-born Belgian Blue cow with an exceptional, one-year-old Shorthorn-bred bull calf at foot.