Fat cattle sell to a top price of £1,453 at Saintfield Mart

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There was a good turnout of cattle at Wednesday’s sale at Saintfield Mart with excellent trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE: Sold to a top price of £1,453 for 790kg Ch bullock.

Leading prices: Lisburn producer Ch bullocks 790kg, £1,453, 820kg, £1,435, Lim bullocks 700kg, £1,358, SHB 690kg, £1,221, 670kg, £1,179, 660kg, £1,174, Comber producer Friesian bullocks 740kg, £1,147, 750kg, £1,125, 730kg, £1,080, AA bullock 590kg, £1,079, 640kg, £1,024, 690kg, £1,117, BGA 620kg, £1,085, Ballynahinch producer Her bullock 730kg, £1,270, AA bullock 660kg, £1,161, Saintfield producer Lim cow 750kg, £1,080, Saintfield producer Lim cow 610kg, £1043, Lisburn producer SHB cow 590kg, £1,014, Dromara producer Lim cow 550kg, £1,006, AA cow 530kg, £927, Lim cow 500kg, £900, Downpatrick producer Ch cow 680kg, £986.

BULLOCKS: Sold to a top price of £1,285 for 560kg Char.

LEADING PRICES: Banbridge producer Chars 560kg, £1,285, 540kg £1,200, 520kg £1,155, 510kg, £1,130, 500kg, £1,130, 460kg, £1,100, 520kg, £1,100, 490kg, £1,090, 500kg, £1,090, 490kg, £1,085, 500kg, £1,080, 550kg, £1,075, 460kg, £1,045, Dromara producer Chars and Lims 470kg, £1,210, 510kg, £1,200, 500kg, £1,185, 500kg, £1,140, 460kg, £1,130, 490kg, £1,130, 460kg, £1,100, 450kg, £1,100, 480kg, £1,045, Ballynahinch producer Shb and Lims 500kg, £1,065, 550kg, £940, 520kg, £910, Downpatrick producer Chars 440kg, £1,060, 500kg, £1,000, 390kg £880, Lisburn producer Lims 380kg, £905, 380kg, £870, 380kg, £830, 360kg, £790, 300kg, £745.

HEIFERS: Sold to a top of £1,005 for 510kg Lim.

Leading prices: Killyleagh producer Lim 510kg, £1,005, Ch 490kg, £1,000, BB 580kg, £980, Downpatrick producer Ch 500kg, £1,000, Lim 470kg, £990, BB 450kg, £945, Lim 410kg, £920, Lim 420kg, £915, Ch 370kg, £910, Strangford producer AA 510kg, £900, Downpatrick producer Ch 400kg, £910, Sim 480kg, £880,Ch 350kg, £865, BBs 420kg, £850, 430kg, £840, Lim 340kg, £810, Ch 350kg, £805, Lim 450kg, £805, Ballygowan producer Chars 440kg £865, 410kg, £830, Dromore producer Ch 500kg, £875, Sim 400kg, £845, Ch 420kg, £820, Ch 480kg, £810, Crossgar producer Lims 360kg, £800, 350kg, £800, Lim 330kg, £790, Lisburn producer Ch 380kg, £800.

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to a top of £340 for Lim bull.