Fats sell to £1211 at Saintfield

Super show of cattle at Wednesday’s sale, with a sharper trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE; Over 100 fats sold to £1211 for a 700kg Lim Bullock, £173 per 100kg. Cows sold to £1159 for a 690kg Lim, £168 per 100kg.

Leading Prices; Crossgar producer Lim Bullocks 700kg £173 £1211, 680kg £169 £1149, 690kg £166 £1145, 680kg £163 £1108, 650kg £164 £1066, Saintfield producer Lim Cows 690kg £168 £1159, 790kg £116 £916, 690kg £131 £903, Ballynahinch producer Char Cow 750kg £148 £1110, Dromore producer Char Bull 1050kg £100 £1050, Ballynahinch producer Char Cows 560kg £183 £1024, 490kg £178 £872, Greyabbey producer Lim Cows 540kg £186 £1004, 570kg £173 £986, 560kg £166 £929, Downpatrick producer AA Cows 930kg £110 £1023, 750kg £112 £840, 650kg £129 £838, Ballynahinch producer Char Cow 500kg £173 £865, Annalong producer Lim Cows 590kg £164 £967, 560kg £138 £772, Ballynahinch producer Her Cow 670kg £127 £850, Downpatrick producer Fr Cows 700kg £118 £826, 710kg £114 £809, 740kg £108 £799, 690kg £108 £745, 610kg £117 £713, Comber producer Fr Cows 710kg £132 £937, 690kg £118 £814, 730kg £108 £788.

BULLOCKS; 165 sold to £1295 for a 710kg Lim, £585 along.

Leading prices; Downpatrick producer Lims 710kg £1295, 730kg £1280, 700kg £1250, Newtownards producer Hers 740kg £1270, 680kg £1260, 700kg £1165, Ardglass producer AAs 640kg £1140, 600kg £1090, 520kg £1060, 580kg £1055, 560kg £980, 470kg £945, Downpatrick producer Chars 650kg £1205, 600kg £1160, 590kg £1150, 560kg £1120, 580kg £1120, Ballygowan producer Sims 520kg £1040, 520kg £1000, 450kg £940, 440kg £880, Ballynahinch producer Lims 540kg £1045, 500kg £1000, Kircubbin producer Lims 450kg £1000, 460kg £980, 390kg £965, 360kg £930, 400kg £920, 390kg £900, 320kg £895, 360kg £865, 320kg £850, 310kg £840, Bangor producer AAs 500kg £1000, 430kg £945, 310kg £790, Greyabbey producer Lims 400kg £975, 420kg £955, 430kg £945, 400kg £925, 380kg £885, 320kg £880.

HEIFERS; 125 sold to £1175 for a 490kg Lim, £685 along. Lighter sorts sold to £1050 for a 450kg Lim.

Leading prices; Greyabbey producer Lims 490kg £1175, 500kg £1080, 500kg £1060, 490kg £1020, 440kg £975, 450kg £970, 380kg £845, 390kg £840, Clough producer Lims 550kg £1100, 530kg £1080, 490kg £995, 440kg £950, 420kg £905, 390kg £895, 400kg £855, Killinchy producer Chars 450kg £1000, 400kg £940, 440kg £910, 440kg £905, 430kg £900, 390kg £890, Kircubbin producer Lims 450kg £1050, 450kg £990, 450kg £970, 390kg £830, Comber producer Char 490kg £1040, Ballynahinch producer Lims 550kg £1035, 500kg £1000, Downpatrick producer Char 490kg £1010, 490kg £940, 390kg £890, Lisburn producer Chars 500kg £1000, 450kg £945, 440kg £905, 400kg £865, 440kg £845, 390kg £820.

SUCKLER COWS; sold to £1560 for a BB Cow with Lim Bull at foot.

Leading prices; Dromore producer BB & Lim Cows with Lim Calves at foot, £1560, 1310, £1300, £1290, £1280, £1260, £1240, £1200.

DROPPED CALVES; 90 drops sold to £380 for a AA Heifer.

Leading prices; Crossgar producer AA Heifer £380, Dromara producer Lim Heifers £340, £270, Comber producer BB Bulls £345, £305, Kircubbin producer Her Bulls £300, £290, £220, Comber producer BB Bulls £340, £310, £290, BB Heifers £305, £280, Lisburn producer AA Bulls £310, £290, £260, AA Heifers £320, £290, £255 twice, Saintfield producer Lim Heifers £300, £280, £270, £255, £230, Ballygowan producer Sim Heifers £292, £272, £232, £220, £200.