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Good entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale with a sharp trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE: Sold to £1356 for a 640kg AA Bullock, £212 per 100kg. Cows sold to £1161 for a 900kg Char, £129 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Crossgar producer AA Bullocks 640kg £212 £1356, 650kg £206 £1339, 660kg £199 £1313, 690kg £190 £1311, 640kg £190 £1216, 670kg £180 £1206, Millisle producer Char Cow 900kg £129 £1161, Downpatrick producer Fr Cows 810kg £118 £955, 640kg £129 £825, 650kg £119 £773, Cloughey producer Fr Cow 690kg £118 £814, 640kg £123 £787, 720kg £104 £748.

BULLOCKS: Sold to £1130 for a 580kg Daq, (205) along with his weight. Lighter sorts sold to (244) £440kg £1070.

Leading prices: Kircubbin producer Daqs 550kg £1130, 530kg £1110, 500kg £1100, 500kg £1095, 440kg £1070, 350kg £905, 400kg £860, Crossgar producer Her 670kg £1170, 560kg £1000, 570kg £975, Ballygowan producer Lims 570kg £1125, 550kg £1090, 440kg £955, 460kg £915, 400kg £890, Downpatrick producer BBs 270kg £710, 230kg £680, 200kg £660, 230kg £650, Bangor producer Lim 570kg £1090, 430kg £1085, 440kg £975, Moira producer Sh 400kg £805, 400kg £775, 420kg £770, Comber producer BB 340kg £890, 400kg £840, 340kg £775, 300kg £720.

HEIFERS: Sold to £1100 for a 550kg, (200) £550 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Newtownards producer 550kg £1100, Ballygowan producer AAs 500kg £960, 500kg £950, 450kg £935, 400kg £910, 450kg £905, 400kg £820, Downpatrick producer Sims 450kg £950, 400kg £870, 400kg £855, Crossgar producer Frs 660kg £960, 460kg £885.

SUCKLER COWS: Sold to £1800 for a Lim Cow & Lim Bull calf.

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to £355 for a Sim Bull, £295 for a AA Heifer.

Leading prices: Ballygowan producer Sim Bulls £355, £288, Carryduff producer AA Bulls £300, £270 AA Heifers £255, £195, Ballygowan producer Char Heifer £335, £295, £270, £220, Millisle producer Lim Bulls £232, £230, £215, £210, Crossgar producer AA Heifers £292, £218, Fr Bulls £180, £155, £150, £105, £100.