Fat cows sell to £1426 for 870kg at Saintfield

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Another super entry of 635 cattle at Wednesday’s sale with a sharp trade remaining.

FAT CATTLE: 85 fats sold to £1426 for a 870kg Lim cow, £164 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Crossgar producer Lim cow 870kg, £164, £1426, Belfast producer BB cows 620kg, £182, £1128, 600kg, £144, £864, 530kg, £150, £795, Carryduff producer Char cows 690kg, £148, £1021, 830kg, £120, £996, 690kg, £122, £841, Crossgar producer Char cows 780kg, £144, £1123, 640kg, £124, £793, Dromara producer Lim cows 560kg, £178, £996, 590kg, £136, £802, 600kg, £120, £720, Ballygowan producer Fr cows 700kg, £134, £938, 740kg, £102, £754, 570kg, £127, £723, 560kg, £127, £711.

BULLOCKS: Alot of quality bullocks on offer. 245 sold to £1270 for a 580kg Lim.

Leading prices: Toye producer Lims 580kg, £1270, 560kg, £1200, 550kg, £1065, 500kg, £1060, 500kg, £1040, 500kg, £1035, 490kg, £1020, 460kg, £980, Millisle producer Lims 600kg, £1250, 600kg, £1240, 550kg, £1040, 500kg, £1000, 510kg, £1000, 500kg, £990, 450kg, £960, 440kg, £900, Antrim producer Chars 600kg, £1225, 610kg, £1100, 500kg, £1080, 520kg, £1060, 550kg, £1045, 400kg, £920, Ballyclare producer Chars 550kg, £1100, 550kg, £1090, 510kg, £1085, 550kg, £1070, 490kg, £1050, Templepatrick producer Chars 500kg, £1060, 500kg, £980, Ballynahinch producer Chars 610kg, £1170, 590kg, £1080, 550kg, £1055, 510kg, £1020, 510kg, £1000, 460kg, £930, Ballynahinch producer Lims 550kg, £1195, 500kg, £1070, 530kg, £1070, 500kg, £1060, 400kg, £900, 400kg, £890, 450kg, £880, Crumlin producer Chars 500kg, £1075, 520kg, £1030, 450kg, £1000, 490kg, £990, 500kg, £990, 470kg, £970, Ballygowan producer Chars 550kg, £1100, 550kg, £1075, 500kg, £1045, 500kg, £1040, 490kg, £1015, 450kg, £990, 440kg, £965, 420kg, £940, Ballynahinch producer Chars 550kg, £1130, 550kg, £1110, 500kg, £1010, 520kg, £1010, 500kg, £1005, 490kg, £1000, 450kg, £980, 470kg, £980, Crossgar producer Chars 550kg, £1135, 530kg, £1125, 510kg, £1120, 550kg, £1110, 500kg, £1060, 490kg, £1050, 540kg, £1030, 500kg, £1000, 510kg, £1000, 540kg, £1000, Castlewellan producer Lims 600kg, £1210, 570kg, £1190, 600kg, £1150, 570kg, £1120, 570kg, £1100, 590kg, £1080, 500kg, £1070, 560kg, £1050, Hillsborough producer Lims 430kg, £990, 440kg, £970, 400kg, £955, 390kg, £915.

HEIFERS: 125 sold to £1160 for a 600kg Char.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer Chars 600kg, £1120, 490kg, £985, Ballynahinch producer Chars 600kg, £1120, 500kg, £985, Newtownards producer Sims 600kg, £1150, 550kg, £1110, 600kg, £1050, 510kg, £1015, 600kg, £1010, 490kg, £990, 510kg, £985, 470kg, £980, 500kg, £980, 500kg, £970, 460kg, £900, 430kg, £850, Killinchy producer BBs 590kg, £1000, 500kg, £930, 490kg, £905, 550kg, £900, 560kg, £900, 450kg, £890, Carryduff producer Chars 440kg, £940, 400kg, £850, 380kg, £830, Castlewellan producer Lims 430kg, £905, 470kg, £890, 470kg, £850, Saintfield producer Lims 440kg, £960, 440kg, £890, 450kg, £860, 440kg, £855, 450kg, £855, Comber producer Chars 440kg, £905, 450kg, £900, 400kg, £880, 440kg, £800, 360kg, £775, Crossgar producer Chars 500kg, £950, 440kg, £855, 400kg, 3850, 400kg, £810, Saintfield producer Lims 450kg, £880, 490kg, £880, 400kg, £855, 410kg, £855, 390kg, £800.

DROPPED CALVES: 75 drops sold to £420 for a Lim bull.

Leading prices: Lisburn producer Lim bull £420, BB heifers £375, £315, £305, Lim Heifer £205, Ballygowan producer Sim bulls £280, £260, £250, Sim heifers £270, £260, £250, £245, £225, Newtownards producer BB bull £315, Her bulls £285, £270, £215, Newtownards producer AA bulls £315, £280, £240, AA heifers £235, £230, £200.