MARTS: Saintfield

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A good entry of cattle at Wednesday’s (November 26, 2014) sale with a firm trade remaining.

FAT CATTLE: Over 100 Fats sold to super trade of £1444 for a 760kg Char Bullock, £190 per 100kg. Cows sold to £1144 for a 720kg Char Cow, £159 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Scarva producer Char Bullocks 760kg £190 £1444, 650kg £191 £1241, Crossgar producer Lim Bullocks 720kg £183 £1317, 710kg £181 £1285, 730kg £176 £1284, 680kg £183 £1244, 630kg £196 £1234, 680kg £180 £1224, 670kg £176 £1179, 630kg £179 £1127, Belfast producer Lim Heifers 620kg £189 £1171, 590kg £175 £1032, Crossgar producer Char Cows 720kg £159 £1144, 670kg £140 £938, Crossgar producer Her Cows 810kg £134 £1085, 640kg £159 £1017, 740kg £132 £976, Kircubbin producer Hol Cows 790kg £116 £916, 670kg £125 £837, 660kg £118 £778, 660kg £109 £719, 560kg £128 £716, Crumlin producer Fr Cows 700kg £110 £770, 700kg £102 £714, 690kg £103 £710.

BULLOCKS: 95 sold to £1110 for a 550kg Lim, (202) £560 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Drumbo producer Lims 550kg £1110, 540kg £1065, 500kg £1015, Donaghadee producer BBs 600kg £1100, 550kg £1005, Ardglass producer AAs 540kg £1090, 420kg £880, Crossgar producer Chars 450kg £1005, 450kg £995, 420kg £920, 390kg £885, 390kg £875, 400kg £860, 360kg £855, 390kg £820, Dundrum producer BBs 400kg £935, 430kg £900, 400kg £860, Lisburn producer AAs 400kg £900, 400kg £845.

HEIFERS: 80 sold to £1150 for a 600kg Char, £550 along with her weight.

Leading prices: Castlewellan producer Char 600kg £1150, Lisburn producer AAs 500kg £1020, 430kg £905, 400kg £890, 390kg £750, Downpatrick producer Chars 500kg £1035, 490kg £1000, 400kg £920, 400kg £900, Hillsborough producer Chars 430kg £855, 400kg £850, 340kg £825, 350kg £820.

DROPPED : Sold to £390 for a BB bull.

Leading prices: Crossgar producer BB Bulls £390, £320, £280 twice, BB Heifer £270, Newtownards producer BB Bull £265, Saintfield producer AA Bulls £320, £250, £220, £190, AA Heifers £220, £180, £175, Hillsborough producer Lim Heifers £270, £220, Saintfield producer Fr Bulls £190, £150, £120, £110, £95.