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Larger entry of almost 600 head of cattle at Wednesday’s sale, with a strong demand in all sections.

FAT CATTLE: 90 fats sold to £1320 for a 800kg Sim bullock, £165 per 100kg. Cows sold to £1261 for a 870kg Char, £145 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Banbridge producer Sim bullocks 800kg £165 £1320, 830kg £158 £1311, Her heifers 670kg £173 £1159, 750kg £150 £1125, Killinchy producer Char cows 870kg £145 £1261, 680kg £145 £986, Dromara producer Char bullocks 540kg £199 £1074, 610kg £176 £1073, Ballynahinch producer BB cows 860kg £132 £1135, 810kg £139 £1125, 820kg £123 £1008, Downpatrick producer BB cows 790kg £134 £1058, 570kg £145 £826, 500kg £140 £700, Crossgar producer Fr cows 770kg £125 £962, 760kg £124 £942, 640kg £129 £825, Downpatrick producer Fr cows 820kg £120 £984, 690kg £133 £917, 590kg £127 £749, 610kg £120 £732, Dromara producer Fr cows 840kg £106 £890, 680kg £129 £877, 710kg £116 £823, 630kg £126 £793, 660kg £109 £719.

BULLOCKS: Super show of 245, sold to £1430 for a 800kg Daq, (180) £630 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Ballykinlar producer Daqs 800kg £1430, 800kg £1400, 750kg £1350, 700kg £1340, Downpatrick producer Chars 670kg £1265, 550kg £1260, 650kg £1220, 500kg £1070, Killyleagh producer Lims 600kg £1235, 550kg £1200, 580kg £1200, 600kg £1190, 600kg £1185, 530kg £1150, 550kg £1120, 560kg £1090, 600kg £1050, 490kg £1020, Ballynahinch producer Chars 600kg £1255, 610kg £1255, 600kg £1205, 610kg £1155, 560kg £1190, 500kg £1100, 550kg £1100, Crossgar producer Chars 550kg £1190, 550kg £1160, 500kg £1145, 500kg £1125, 490kg £1065, 460kg £1065, 450kg £1045, Comber producer Fkv 600kg £1100, 580kg £1065, 590kg £1000, Greyabbey producer Lims 490kg £1065, 500kg £1045, 450kg £1000, Nutts Corner producer Chars 550kg £1105, 550kg £1080, 590kg £1045, 500kg £900, Belfast producer Chars 670kg £1280, 550kg £1140, 570kg £1140, 430kg £1110, Toye producer Lims 490kg £1060, 440kg £970, 400kg £965, 390kg £870, Lisburn producer Chars 600kg £1200, 550kg £1105, 500kg £1080, 490kg £1050, 440kg £1010, 450kg £1000.

HEIFERS: 140 sold to £1280 for a 600kg Char, (210) £680 along with her weight. Lighter sorts sold to £1050 for 450kg Lim, (235) £600 along with her weight.

Leading prices: Ballykinlar producer Chars 600kg £1280, 400kg £920, 420kg £920, 430kg £920, Ballynahinch producer Lims 500kg £1140, 450kg £1050, 450kg £1025, 400kg £1020, 450kg £990, 400kg £960, 400kg £950, Ballygowan producer Chars 490kg £1010, 450kg £1000, 430kg £940, 460kg £940, 400kg £910, 400kg £900, Newtownards producer Lims 490kg £1070, 450kg £1000, 490kg £970, 400kg £950, 400kg £930, Ballynahinch producer Lims 410kg £900, 400kg £850, 380kg £840, 350kg £815, Hillsborough producer Chars 490kg £1070, 460kg £950, 390kg £830, 340kg £800.

SUCKLERS: Sold to £1710 for a AA cow and Speckle Park bull calf at foot.

DROPPED CALVES: Over 100 drops sold to £440 for a Daq heifer.

Leading prices: Greyabbey producer Daq heifer £440, Comber producer BB bulls £420, £350, AA bulls £390, £365, £360, £350, £335, £315, £305, Ardglass producer BB bulls £395, £305, £290, £280, £250, Downpatrick producer AA bulls £355, £300, £295, £280, AA heifers £290, £280, £260, £250 twice.