Another great entry of cattle at Saintfield

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Another great entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale, with a firm trade remaining.

FAT CATTLE; 70 Fats sold to £1098 for a 670kg Cow, £164 per 100kg.

Leading price: Castlewellan producer Char Cows 670kg £164 £1098, 630kg £174 £1096, 640kg £170 £1088, 600kg £172 £1032, 630kg £160 £1008, Downpatrick producer Lim Cows 680kg £149 £1013, 680kg £148 £1006, 540kg £178 £961, 550kg £164 £902, 550kg £162 £891, Belfast producer Shb Cows 790kg £125 £987, 840kg £109 £915, 680kg £127 £863, 740kg £110 £814, Downpatrick producer Lim Cows 580kg £170 £986, 550kg £178 £979, 650kg £127 £825, Belfast producer Fr Cows 650kg £128 £832, 630kg £129 £812, 660kg £121 £798, 590kg £130 £767, 750kg £102 £765.

BULLOCKS; 145 sold to £1220 for a 610kg Char, (200) £610 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Crossgar producer Char 610kg £1220, Downpatrick producer Chars 620kg £1195, 600kg £1160, 600kg £1095, 540kg £1020, Ballynahinch producer AAs 640kg £1100, 660kg £1100, 630kg £1090, 590kg £1080, 590kg £1040, 490kg £945, Crumlin producer Chars 490kg £1105, 500kg £1085, 530kg £1075, 550kg £1075, 500kg £1055, Downpatrick producer Chars 550kg £1035, 490kg £1000, 450kg £990, Lisburn producer Sals 550kg £1070, 520kg £1040, Ballynahinch producer Chars 600kg £1130, 550kg £1070, 500kg £1060, 490kg £1035, 550kg £995, 500kg £990, 490kg £965, 450kg £920, Kircubbin producer Hers 500kg £1050, 520kg £1050, 500kg £1040, 500kg £1010, 490kg £1005, 450kg £990.

HEIFERS: 70 sold to £1060 for a 550kg Lim, (193) £510 along with her weight.

Leading Prices; Downpatrick producer Lim 550kg £1060, Ballynahinch producer EAs 550kg £1050, 550kg £1035, 550kg £1030, Newtownards producer Sims 500kg £970, 470kg £930, 440kg £890, 400kg £865, Saintfield producer Chars 340kg £790, 370kg £750, 340kg £710, 300kg £705.

Dropped calves sold to £460 for a AA Bull.