Increased numbers at Saintfield as prices remain firm

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There was another great turnout of stock at today’s (Wednesday) sale at Saintfield with increased numbers in all sections with prices remaining firm.

Fat cows sold to a top of £1287 for 790Kg MB £163.

Leading prices: Kircubbin producer MB 790Kg £163 £1287,Fr 750Kg £143 £1072,Fr 640Kg £152 £972, Fr 640Kg £130, £832, Dromara producer Lim 650Kg £1901 £1235,Saintfield producer Lim 610Kg£201 £1226, Her 590Kg £184 £1085, Downpatrick producers Lim 730Kg £158 £1153, AA 510Kg £185 £943, BB 630Kg £149 £938, Saintfield producer AA 700Kg £146 £1022, AA 740Kg £134 £991, Killinchy producer Shb 690Kg £147 £1014, Ballywalter producer Ch 650Kg £156 £1014,AA 640Kg £141 £902, Killinchy producer Shb 640Kg £157 £1004, Portaferry producer Lim 620Kg £148 £917, Lisburn producer Mb 640Kg £142 £908, Saintfield producer Sh 650Kg £136 £884, Comber producer Hol 700Kg £125 £875, Ballygowan producer Lim 630Kg £138 £869, Hillsborough producer Fr 650Kg £133 £864, Fr 670Kg £122 £817, Comber producer Hol 720Kg £117 £842.

Beef bullocks Sold to a top of £1457 for 740Kg Lim £190 for Ballynahinch producer and £1349 for 710Kg Sh £190.

Heifers sold to a top of £1220 for 570Kg Ch.

Leading prices: Comber producer Ch 570Kg £1220, Ch 620Kg £1150, Lim 500Kg £1075, Ch 510Kg £1060, Ch 530Kg £1022, Lim 500Kg £1010, BB 530Kg £1000, Saintfield producers AA 580Kg £1195, AA 540Kg £1185, Her 570Kg £1110, AA 510Kg £1030, Her 550Kg £1000, Her 520Kg £990, AA 510Kg £980, AA 520Kg £970, AA 460Kg £955, Her 520Kg £940, Her 470Kg £905, AA 470Kg £900, AA 470Kg £900, Her 450Kg £820, Her 440Kg £805, AA 410Kg £775, Glenavy producer Lim 510Kg £930, Lim 430Kg £890, Lim 480Kg £885, Downpatrick producer Sal 400Kg £810, Comber producer Her 440Kg £810.

Bullocks sold to a top of £1260 for 580Kg Lim.

Leading prices: Comber producers Lim 580Kg £1260, BB 600Kg £1180,Ch 570Kg £1090, Lim 550Kg £1090, Lim 590Kg £1090, Lim 510Kg £1085, Lim 540Kg £1040,Sal 520Kg £1025, Lim 540Kg £1015, Spk 560Kg £1005, Lim520Kg £1000, Ballynahinch producers Lims 680Kg £1200, 650Kg £1185,BB 550Kg £1180, Lims 540Kg £1165, 510Kg £1140, 530Kg £1135, 570Kg £1105, Lim 520Kg £1080, Lim 530Kg £1080,Lim 500Kg £1075, Lim 590Kg £1050, Ch 490Kg £965, Lisburn producer Ch 560Kg £1130, Bangor producer Her 470Kg £1105, BB 480Kg £1100, Ballywalter producer Ch 510Kg £1050, Ch 540Kg £1025, Carryduff producer Ch 400Kg £1045, Ch 400Kg £1025, Saintfield producer Lim 520Kg £1030.

Sucklers sold to a top of £1240 for Her Cow with Sim bull calf at foot And Springers sold to a top of £1310 for Sal.

Dropped calves sold to a top of £375 for Her Bull calf and £280 for Her Heifer calf.