Limousin sells for £1,407 at Saintfield Mart

Saintfield Mart
Saintfield Mart

An increase in number of cattle at Wednesday's sale with outstanding prices throughout and strong demand for stock in all sections.

FAT COWS: Sold to a top of £1,407 for a 680kg Limousin £207.

Leading prices: Ballynahinch producer Limousin 680kg, £207, £1,407, 610kg £199, £1,213, Moira producer Belgian Blue 710kg, £189, £1,341, Limousin 590kg, £175, £1,032, Limousin 610kg, £152, £927, Friesian 680kg, £130 £884, Dromara producer Limousin 620kg, £210, £1,302, Belgian Blue 670kg, £181, £1,212, Charolais 610kg, £190, £1,159, Charolais 550kg, £180, £990, Charolais 530kg, £182, £964, Carryduff producer Limousin 690kg, £175, £1,207, Saintfield producer Maine Ahjou 750kg, £143, £1,072, Aberdeen Angus 690kg, £133, £917, Portaferry producer Limousin 640kg, £162, £1,036, Limousin 640kg, £133, £851, Millisle producer Aberdeen Angus 740kg, £138, £1,021, Saler 680kg, £137, £931, Downpatrick producer Holstein 710kg, £124, £880 and Ballynahinch producer Limousin 660kg, £130, £858.

BEEF BULLOCKS: Sold to a top of £1,482 for 780kg Charolais £1,482, £190.

Leading prices: Ballygowan producer Charolais 780kg, £190, £1,482, Charolais 590kg, £203, £1,197, Comber producer Aberdeen Angus 720kg, £198, £1,425, Aberdeen Angus 690kg, £192, £1,324, Fleckvieh 790kg, £166, £1,311, Montbeliarde 800kg, £162, £1,296, Aberdeen Angus 680kg, £190, £1,292, Aberdeen Angus 670kg, £180, £1,206, Simmental 700kg, £170, £1,190 and Kircubbin producer Hereford 780kg, £157, £1,224.

Beef bull 950kg, £158, £1,501.

HEIFERS Sold to a top of £1,120 for 550kg Limousin.

Leading prices: Ballynahinch producer Limousin 550kg, £1,120, Charolais 510kg, £1,035, 520kg, £980, 520kg, £970, 500kg, £945, 410kg, £835, 440kg, £810, 350kg, £785, 440kg, £765, 340kg, £760, 340kg, £740, 360kg, £720, 390kg, £690, Simmental 320kg, £670, Charolais 270kg, £660, Charolais 260kg, £525, Kircubbin producer Limousin 510kg, £1,000, Limousin 460kg, £990, Limousin 410kg, £930, Belgian Blue 480kg, £890, Limousin 450kg, £830, Belgian Blue 390kg, £610, Downpatrick producer Limousin 280kg, £645, 280kg, £605, Dromara producer Aberdeen Angus 330kg, £590, Saintfield producer Limousin 270kg, £570, Nutts Corner producer Limousin 320kg, £540, 310kg, £520, Hereford 310kg, £460, Dromara producer Aberdeen Angus 330kg, £515, Aberdeen Angus 280kg, £455, Hillsborough producer Aberdeen Angus 300kg, £500, Hereford 280kg, £480, Charolais 260kg, £460, Crumlin producer Aberdeen Angus 330kg, £480, Downpatrick producer Montbeliarde 270kg, £450,

BULLOCKS: Sold to a top of £1,165 for 530kg Limousin.

Leading prices: Ballynahinch producer Limousin 530kg, £1,165, Charolais 480kg, £1,090, Hereford 570kg, £1,080, Charolais 520kg, £1,065 Charolais 520kg, £1,040, 510kg, £1,020, 390kg, £1,000, 420kg, £990, Limousin 440kg, £1,020, Charolais 430kg, £1,010, Charolais 390kg, £1,000, 460kg, £940, 390kg, £925, 360kg, £920, 380kg, £915, 430kg, £915, 430kg, £910, 530kg, £900, 380kg, £885, 400kg, £885, 370kg, £870, Comber producer Limousin 490kg, £1,080, 490kg, £1,015, Charolais 520kg, £1,065, Limousin 420kg, £925, Limousin 420kg, £900, Limousin 430kg, £870, Millisle producer Charolais 460kg, £1,045, Charolais 380kg, £860, Newtownards producer Belgian Blue 580kg, £1,000, 580kg, £1,000, Hereford 530kg, £965, Hereford 580kg, £955, Hereford 530kg, £925, Simmental 530kg, £910, Belgian Blue 500kg, £900, Hereford 490kg, £900, Blonde d'Aquitaine 540kg, £900, Simmental 500kg, £875, Simmental 500kg, £870, Hereford 500kg, £855 and Dromara producer Aberdeen Angus 410kg, £830.

DROPPED CALVES: Sold to a top of £450 for Blonde d'Aquitaine bull calf and £295 for Limousin heifer calf.