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Larger entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale, with a brisk trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE: 60 fats sold to £1140 for a 770kg Char cow, £148 per 100kg. Hol cows sold to £1029 for a 780kg, £132 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Crossgar producer Char Cows 770kg £148 £1140, 680kg £133 £904, Downpatrick producer Hol Cows 780kg £132 £1029, 720kg £117 £842, 620kg £130 £806, Downpatrick producer Fr Cows 700kg £118 £826, 680kg £116 £788, 630kg £124 £781, 720kg £104 £748, 590kg £118 £696, 620kg £108 £669.

BULLOCKS: 130 bullocks sold to £1460 for a 660kg Char, (221) £800 along with his weight. Lighter sorts sold to £990 for a 350kg Char, (282) £640 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Lisburn producer Chars 660kg £1460, 600kg £1300, 570kg £1240, 500kg £1195, 500kg £1125, 500kg £1120, 490kg £1070, Downpatrick producer Chars and Sims 650kg £1250, 610kg £1220, 540kg £1110, 600kg £1095, 500kg £1060, Downpatrick producer Chars and Daqs 410kg £1040, 400kg £1000, 350kg £990, 370kg £980, 360kg £925, 350kg £900, 340kg £890, 360kg £890, 340kg £850, 290kg £750, Dromara producer AAs 500kg £1100, 500kg £970, 480kg £950, 400kg £900, Ballyhalbert producer Lims 300kg £895, 300kg £815, 300kg £780, 300kg £775, 300kg £770, Downpatrick producer BBs 440kg £1010, 400kg £990, 400kg £960, 400kg £940, 380kg £930, 400kg £925, Downpatrick producer Lims 500kg £1090, 450kg £1080, 400kg £945, 400kg £940, Dromara producer Shs 550kg £1100, 500kg £915.

HEIFERS: Sold to £1280 for a 580kg Daq, (220) £700 along with her weight.

Leading prices: Dromara producer Daqs 580kg £1280, 600kg £1160, 490kg £1150, Downpatrick producer 490kg £1050, 430kg £930, 360kg £870, 320kg £845, 330kg £820, 290kg £750, 290kg £745, 300kg £710, 300kg £700, 290kg £695, 300kg £690, Carryduff producer Hers 370kg £840, 340kg £795, 370kg £780, Saintfield producer Lims 260kg £740, 300kg £725, 230kg £660.

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to £345 for a AA Bull.

Leading prices: Dromara producer AA Bull £345, Ballygowan producer Her Bull £340, Monlough producer AA Bull £285, Ballynahinch producer Her Bulls £245, £240, Her Heifers £245, £220, Millisle producer Lim Heifers £232, £210, Ballyhalbert producer AA Bulls £275, £220, Fr Bulls £205, £200.