MARTS: Saintfield

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Another super entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale with a firm trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE: 135 fats sold to £1219 for a 910kg Char cow, £134 per 100kg. Fr cows sold to £924 for a 690kg, £134 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer Char cow 910kg £134 £1219, Saintfield producer BB cow 700kg £154 £1078, Saintfield producer Lim cows 600kg £172 £1032, 590kg £168 £991, 530kg £157 £832, Dromara producer Lim cows 680kg £160 £1088, 650kg £139 £903, 630kg £143 £900, 640kg £140 £896, 640kg £121 £774, 680kg £110 £748, Downpatrick producer Char cows 800kg £130 £1040, 730kg £137 £1000, 620kg £160 £992, 630kg £156 £982, Downpatrick producer Fr cows 690kg £134 £924, 810kg £117 £947, 690kg £130 £897, 740kg £116 £858, 740kg £114 £843, Fr bull 870kg £104 £904, Carryduff producer Hol cows 650kg £130 £845, 610kg £130 £793, 680kg £116 £788, Newtownards producer Hol cows 710kg £112 £795, 710kg £111 £788, 720kg £109 £784, 690kg £105 £724.

BULLOCKS: 190 sold to £1140 for a 600kg Her, (190) £540 along with his weight. Lighter sorts sold to £905 for a 300kg Char, (302) £605 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Moneyslane producer Her bullocks 600kg £1140, 700kg £1120, 610kg £1110, 670kg £1075, 590kg £1000, Ballynahinch producer Chars 550kg £1045, 490kg £1020, 490kg £1015, 450kg £1000, 490kg £975, 450kg £965, 400kg £960, 450kg £955, 450kg £950, 440kg £940, 390kg £930, Belfast producer BBs 500kg £1050, 490kg £1035, 400kg £1000, 450kg £960, 450kg £945, 480kg £935, Downpatrick producer Chars 300kg £905, 340kg £860, 300kg £840, 320kg £820, 390kg £800, Ballynahinch producer Lims 400kg £820, 380kg £800, 260kg £700, 240kg £690, Downpatrick producer Lims 400kg £850, 290kg £705, Lisburn producer Chars 470kg £1020, 470kg £1000, 440kg £960, 490kg £940, 450kg £930, Downpatrick producer Chars 390kg £990, 420kg £885, 400kg £875, 320kg £820.

HEIFERS: 140 sold to £1080 for a 500kg Char, (216) £580 along with her weight.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer Chars 500kg £1080, 530kg £1020, 500kg £1010, 450kg £1000, 480kg £990, 400kg £960, 420kg £945, Saintfield producer Lims 480kg £1020, 440kg £990, 400kg £970, Downpatrick producer Hers 420kg £880, 400kg £840, 450kg £820, 450kg £800, 470kg £800, Downpatrick producer AAs 450kg £830, 430kg £815, 450kg £800, 420kg £780, 450kg £780, Carryduff producer Lims 340kg £780, 400kg £770, 370kg £740, 300kg £700, Kircubbin producer Lims 400kg £800, 360kg £740, 390kg £700, 340kg £690.

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to £390 for a BB Bull. Heifer calves sold to £300 for a Char.

Leading prices: Carryduff producer BB bull £390, Lisburn producer Char heifer £300, Downpatrick producer BB bulls £340, £315, £290, £275 twice, BB heifers £290, £260, Newtownards producer BB bulls £300, £240, BB heifers £300, £260, £240, Saintfield producer Lim bulls £315, £290, £270, Lim heifer £240, AA heifers £220, £200 twice, £180.