MARTS: Saintfield

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Another great entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale with a serious trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE: 60 fats sold to £1357 for a 750kg BB Cow, £181 per 100kg. All types of cows selling to a super demand.

Leading prices: Crossgar producer BB Cow 750kg £181 £1357, Downpatrick producer Char Cow 770kg £175 £1347, AA Cow 800kg £143 £1144, Ballynahinch producer Char Bull 990kg £127 £1257, AA Cow 740kg £171 £1265, Downpatrick producer Char Cows 650kg £182 £1183, 630kg £175 £1102, Killinchy producer Lim Cows 700kg £155 £1085, 720kg £146 £1051, Downpatrick producer Lim Cows 670kg £146 £978, 670kg £144 £964, 590kg 3153 £902, 470kg £179 £841, Killinchy producer Fr Cows760kg £126 £957, 670kg £140 £938, 700kg £121 £847, 620kg £132 £818, 660kg £124 £818, Saintfield producer Fr Cows 710kg £111 £788, 670kg £115 £770, 650kg £118 £767, 610kg £124 £756, 560kg £126 £705.

BULLOCKS: 115 Bullocks sold to £1300 for a 630kg Sim, (207) £670 along with his weight. Lighter sorts sold to £1100 for a 440kg Char, (250) £660 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Hillsborough producer Sims 630kg £1300, 560kg £1150, Crossgar producer Chars 540kg £1200, 550kg £1200, 500kg £1195, 550kg £1195, 500kg £1150, 520kg £1135, 450kg £1100, 500kg £1070, Downpatrick producer BBs 640kg £1290, 600kg £1245, 580kg £1200, 590kg £1185, 540kg £1135, 440kg £985, 440kg £930, Lisburn producer Chars 550kg £1150, 490kg £1135, 450kg £1060, 500kg £1040, 400kg £1000, Downpatrick producer Chars 530kg £1160, 520kg £1145, 440kg £1100, 500kg £1065, 400kg £1040, 400kg £1020, 450kg £1015, 400kg £985, Crossgar producer Lims 500kg £1085, 500kg £1080, 500kg £1055, Ardglass producer Sims 600kg £1190, 590kg £1135, 500kg £1020, Lisburn producer Lims 500kg £1185, 510kg £1160, 550kg £1140, 500kg £1130, 450kg £1120, 500kg £1110, 440kg £1080, 500kg £1070, 470kg £1065, 500kg £1050, 450kg £1045, 490kg £1035, 450kg £1005, 460kg £1000, 440kg £980, 450kg £965, 440kg £940, 400kg £900, 400kg £880, 340kg £840.

HEIFERS: 80 heifers sold to £1295 for a 650kg BB, (199) £645 along with her weight.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer BB 650kg £1295, Crossgar producer Chars 600kg £1250, 500kg £1145, 440kg £1005, Killyleagh producer Chars 600kg £1195, 620kg £1190, 590kg £1145, 550kg £1080, 550kg £1050, 500kg £1000, Newtownards producer Lims 540kg £1070, 500kg £1050, 530kg £1045, 450kg £950, 500kg £950, 490kg £940.

DROPPED CALVES: 90 drops sold to £345 for a Her bull.

Leading prices: Saintfield producer Her bulls £345, £272, £245, £235, Fr bulls £235 twice, Lim Bull £225, Ballynahinch producer BB Bull £340, Millisle producer Shb Heifers £295, £280, £270, £230, £200 twice, Belfast producer BB Heifers £250, £220.