MARTS: Saintfield

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Super entry of cattle at Wednesday’s sale with a sharp trade throughout.

FAT CATTLE: 90 fats sold to £1222 for a 1010kg Her bull, £121 per 100kg. Cows sold to £1206 for a 740kg Her, £163 per 100kg.

Leading prices: Comber producer Her Bull 1010kg £121 £1222, Dromore producer Her Cows 740kg £163 £1206, 810kg £145 £1174, 680kg £147 £999, 730kg £135 £985, 760kg £125 £950, Castlewellan producer Lim Cows 610kg £193 £1177, 740kg £157 £1161, £670kg £161 £1078, Carryduff producer Char Cows 710kg £166 £1078, 850kg £138 £1173, 750kg £149 £1117, 680kg £158 £1074, 770kg £139 £1070, 650kg £140 £1040, Dromara producer BB Cows 690kg £165 £1138, 660kg £160 £1056, 680kg £154 £1047, 630kg £160 £1008, 580kg £164 £951, 570kg £165 £940, 660kg £142 £937, 620kg £151 £936, 630kg £148 £932, Downpatrick producer Char Cows 560kg £196 £1097, 570kg £177 £1008, 730kg £135 £985, 490kg £187 £916, Downpatrick producer Fr Cows 690kg £135 £931, 650kg £140 £910, 750kg £106 £795.

BULLOCKS: Excellent entry of 155 Bullocks sold to £1365 for a 710kg Char, (193) £655 along with his weight.

Leading prices: Downpatrick producer Chars 710kg £1365, 700kg £1300, 600kg £1220, Lisburn producer Chars 700kg 31315, 620kg £1290, 630kg £1270, 600kg £1220, 620kg £1220, 590kg £1205, 550kg £1180, 590kg £1180, 540kg £1140, Millisle producer Lims 630kg £1280, 690kg £1250, 550kg £1170, 570kg £1160, Crossgar producer Chars 570kg £1175, 550kg £1120, 500kg £1080, 520kg £1050, Comber producer Lims 550kg £1165, 550kg £1135, 540kg £1070, Millisle producer Lims 440kg £1080, 460kg £1080, 450kg £1030, 520kg £1020, 400kg £970, 400kg £965, 390kg £940, 320kg £895, 330kg £885, Millisle producer Lims 400kg £1050, 370kg £960, 390kg £950, 320kg £885, Annahilt producer Lims 440kg £1090, 390kg £1000, 350kg £905, 350kg £880, Comber producer Lims 450kg £1050, 470kg £1050, 400kg £1005, 380kg £940.

HEIFERS: 75 Heifers sold to £1090 for a 550kg Lim, (198) £540 along with her weight.

Leading prices: Carryduff producer Lim 550kg £1090, Millisle producer Lims 500kg £1050, 490kg £1000, 460kg £970, 440kg £960, Dromore producer Chars 470kg £1040, 440kg £1010, 400kg £1000, 440kg £1000, Ballynahinch producer Lims 470kg £1000, 440kg £990, 390kg £880, Dromara producer Chars 430kg £950, 440kg £930, 400kg £905, 400kg £885, Downpatrick producer AAs 400kg £910, 440kg £860, 400kg £800, 390kg £790, Downpatrick producer Sims 330kg £820, 380kg £800, 340kg £795.

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to £420 for a BB Bull, Heifer calves sold to £390 for a two week old Char.

Leading prices: Kircubbin producer BB Bulls £420, £385, £330, BB Heifers £360, £320, £290, Saintfield producer Char Bulls £400 twice, Char Heifers £390, £330, £300, Crossgar producer AA Bulls £330, £300, £285 twice, AA Heifers £250, £220, Belfast producer Lim Bulls £280, £270, £235, Newtownards producer BB Bulls £285, £282, BB Heifers £232, £225, Lisburn producer Lim Heifers £265, £245, £240, £235, £230, £225, £215, Fr Bulls £190, £155, £125, Downpatrick producer young Fr Bulls £85 twice, £70.