Firm trade at Saintfield

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

Fat cattle sold to £1150 for 810kg Her Cow, £142 per 100kg.

Leading Prices: Comber producer Her Cows 810kg £142 £1150, 740kg £130 £962, 780kg £125 £975, Lisburn producer Char Cows 670kg £137 £917, 690kg £129 £890, Hillsborough producer Hol Cows 800kg £119 £952, 660kg £126 £831, 710kg £113 £802, Crossgar producer Fr Cows 760kg £114 £866, 700kg £119 £833, 710kg £115 £816, 680kg £110 £748, 670kg £109 £730, 580kg £122 £707, 610kg £115 £701.

BULLOCKS; 90 Bullocks sold to £1250 for a 570kg Lim, (220) £680 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Bangor producer Lims 570kg £1250, 550kg £1150, 500kg £1090, 510kg £1085, 440kg £960, Dundonald producer Chars 550kg £1200, 550kg £1175, 510kg £1165, Dromore producer Chars 500kg £1185, 640kg £1175, 550kg £1115, Downpatrick producer AAs 540kg £1170, 550kg £1130, 500kg £1100, 460kg £1090, 500kg £1065, 490kg £1040, 400kg £920, 440kg £910, Saintfield producer Sim 440kg £1040, 400kg £965, 400kg £930, 420kg £930, 400kg £925, 430kg £900, Millisle producer AAs 560kg £1060, 460kg £970, Lisburn producer Mbs 500kg £980m 490kg £940, 420kg £880, 400kg £860, 400kg £845, 400kg £825, 400kg £800, 410kg £800, 360kg £745, 300kg £725.

HEIFERS: 75 sold to £1015 for a 500kg Lim, (203) £515 along with her weight.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer Lims 500kg £1015, 510kg £990, 500kg £920, Saintfield producer Chars 500kg £965, 440kg £955, 440kg £900, 460kg £900, 470kg £900, Lisburn producer Lims 400kg £925, 420kg £910, 400kg £885, 320kg £720, Comber producer Hers 420kg £915, 410kg £855, 400kg £835, 400kg £825, 400kg £810, 340kg £700, 260kg £640, 230kg £600, Downpatrick producer Chars 410kg £880, 440kg £880, 390kg £810, 400kg £800, Saintfield producer Sims 330kg £725, 360kg £720, Lisburn producer AAs 400kg £750, 360kg £715, 300kg £705, 310kg £690.

DROPPED CALVES: Smaller entry of Drops sold to £330 for a Sim Heifer.

Leading Prices: Downpatrick producer Sim Heifers £330, £290, £255, Comber producer AA bulls £320, £270, AA Heifers £260, £220, £190, Fr bulls £170, £130, Kircubbin producer AA Bulls £270, £200, Young Fr Bulls £90, £75 Twice, £60.