Saintfield: Fat cattle sell to £1311 for 690kg

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Larger entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale at Saintfield Mart with a sharp trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE: Sold to £1311 for a 690kg Char cow, £190 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Dromore producer Char cows 690kg, £190, £1311, 670kg, £190, £1272, Millisle producer Friesian cows 820kg, £124, £1016, 710kg, £122, £866, 780kg, £110, £858, Comber producer Friesian cows 710kg, £109, £773, 670kg, £109, £730.

BULLOCKS: Sold to £1390 for a 740kg Char. Lighter sorts sold to £1060 for a 410kg Char.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer Chars and Sims 740kg, £1390, 700kg, £1370, 650kg, £1325, 650kg, £1280, 650kg, £1240, 660kg, £1240, 600kg, £1200, 570kg, £1175, 550kg, £1120, Comber producer Sims 590kg, £1180, 600kg, £1145, 580kg, £1110, 520kg, £1105, 570kg, £1080, 550kg, £1060, 560kg, £1055, Comber producer Chars 410kg, £1060, 440kg, £1000, 360kg, £960, Dromara producer Sims 500kg, £1130, 540kg, £1130, 500kg, £1090, 450kg, £1040.

HEIFERS: Sold to £1155 for a 600kg Char. Lighter sorts sold to £1020 for a 400kg Lim.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer Chars 600kg, £1155, 600kg, £1075, 450kg, £1060, 420kg, £960, 400kg, £950, 400kg, £940, 390kg, £920, Killyleagh producer Lims 400kg, £1020, 440kg, £995, 400kg, £970, Dromara producer Lims 450kg, £1000, 400kg, £970.

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to £340 for a Sh bull.