Bullocks sell to £1,351 at Saintfield Mart

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A larger entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale at Saintfield Mart saw a sharper trade in all sections.

FAT CATTLE: Sold to £1,351 for a 700kg Char bullock, £193 per 100kg. Cows sold to £1,226 for a 670kg Daq, £183 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Ballynahinch producer Char bullocks 700kg, £193, £1,351, 690kg, £184, £1,269, 600kg, £189 £1,134, Comber producer AA bull 760kg, £173, £1,314, Comber producer Daq cow 670kg, £183, £1,226, Ballynahinch producer Char cow 830kg, £138, £1,145, Downpatrick producer Lim cows 720kg, £130, £936, 580kg, £138, £800, Carryduff producer Friesian cows 690kg, £130, £897, 720kg, £118, £849, 620kg, £127, £787, 660kg, £117, £772, 600kg, £127, £762, Belfast producer Friesian cows 680kg, £115, £782, 630kg, £119, £749, 680kg, £110, £748, 620kg, £114, £706.

BULLOCKS; Sold to £1,340 for a 660kg Char (203) Lighter sorts sold to £1035 for a 410kg Char (252).

Leading prices: Crossgar producer Chars 660kg, £1,340, 520kg, £1,155, 500kg, £1,130, 460kg, £1,030, Comber producer Chars 650kg, £1,310, 600kg, £1,185, Lisburn producer Chars 550kg, £1,230, 550kg, £1,220, 560kg, £1,220, 560kg, £1,180, 520kg, £1,150, 490kg, £1,010, Comber producer Lims 500kg, £1,100, 460kg, £1,050, 430kg, £960, Comber producer Chars 410kg, £1,035, 440kg, £1,000, Ballynahinch producer AAs 550kg, £1,145, 500kg, £1,095, 550kg, £1,090, 600kg, £1,080, 500kg, £1,075, 500kg, £1,070, 500kg, £1,060, 500kg, £980, 400kg, £975, Belfast producer Chars 500kg, £1,120, 510kg, £1,100, 500kg, £1,070, 500kg, £1,060, 490kg, £1,010, 410kg, £990, 400kg, £930.

HEIFERS; sold to £1,140 for a 510kg Lim (223).

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to £420 for a Char bull and £390 for a BB heifer.