At the weekly cattle sale on Monday night 29th August 2016 there was a good entry of quality store cattle.
A Clough farmer topped the sale with a Ch bullock at 408kg £860 (2.12ppk).
In the heavy weight bullocks category, a Downpatrick farmer presented a AA at 598kg £1080 (1.81ppk).
Leading prices in all categories as follows:
BULLOCKS: Clough farmer 408kg Ch £865 (2.12ppk) and 398kg Ch £800 (2.01ppk) and 336kg Ch £670 (1.99ppk), Annacloy farmer 374kg Ch £795 (1.97ppk) and 424kg Ch £830 (1.96ppk), Downpatrick farmer 512kg Daq £985 (1.92ppk), Aughlisnafin farmer 358kg Ch £665 (1.86ppk) and 554kg Daq £1010 (1.86ppk), Annacloy farmer 498kg Her £910 (1.83ppk), Ballylucas farmer Daq £865 (1.81ppk), Killough farmer 598kg Lim £1080 (1.81ppk), Annacloy farmer 474kg Lim £855 (1.80ppk), Drumaness farmer 304kg BB £535 (1.76ppk), Clough farmer 400kg Ch £694 (1.74ppk), Saintfield farmer 376kg BB £650 (1.73ppk), Ballylucas farmer 520kg Lim £885 (1.70ppk) and Ballyclander farmer 584kg Ch £990 (1.70ppk), Lissoid farmer 586kg Ch £995 (1.69ppk), Downpatrick farmer 696kg Sim £1150 (1.65ppk) and Saintfield farmer 624kg Lim £1090 (1.65ppk).
HEIFERS: Ballynahinch farmer 330kg Ch £704 (2.14ppk), Castlewellan farmer 366kg Ch £750 (2.05ppk), Drumaroad farmer 312kg Ch £620 (1.99ppk) and 364kg Ch £714 (1.96ppk), Annacloy farmer 490kg Ch £914 (1.87ppk), Ballynahinch farmer 326 kg Lim £600 (1.84ppk), Strangford farmer 446g Sim £820 (1.84ppk), Crossgar farmer 386kg Lim £705 (1.83ppk), Raffrey farmer 378kg Lim £675 (1.79ppk) and Clough farmer 356kg Ch £635 (1.78ppk) and Raholp farmer 250kg Ch £440 (1.76ppk).