Grand turnout of cattle at Armoy

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A grand turnout of 238 cattle last Monday night met with an excellent trade for all sorts of cattle, steers sold to £1,105, heifers to £1,100.

A special entry of springing heifers form Howard Andrews, Castlerock, sold to a top of £1,500.

STEERS: Walter McBride, Ballycastle, Char, 300kgs £820, 300kgs £770, 300kgs £755, 310kgs £745. Geo McAuley, Armoy, Lim, 360kgs £820. Robt Beattie, Ballymena, Saler, 210kgs £515. Kilrea producer, A/A, 500kgs £1,020, 410kgs £890, 370kgs £860. John McAuley, Cushendall, Char, 300kgs £650, 380kgs £690, 250kgs £590. Ian Crawford, Randalstown, S/H, 200kgs £470, 280kgs £625, 300kgs £690, 230kgs £660. Liam McGarry, Loughguile, Char, 260kgs £600, 300kgs £620. Declan McCloskey, Loughguile, Friesians, 700kgs £1,105, 700kgs £1,055, 700kgs £1,050, 740kgs £1,070. Dan McVicker, Finvoy, Lim, 405kgs £750, 445kgs £750, 490kgs £890, 480kgs £855, 450kgs £830. J E McCaughan, Armoy, Lim, 500kgs £995, 510kgs £960, 500kgs £950. Chas Laverty, Armoy, Par, 440kgs £870, 400kgs £750. Pat McNeill, Cushendun, Lim, 400kgs £800. Liam McKinley, Portstewart, H/Ford, 430kgs £760. Ian Stewart, Armoy, Sim, 490kgs £850. Thomas Hogg, Finvoy, H/Ford, 500kgs £890, 540kgs £925, 590kgs £930, 530kgs £935. Brian McCollum, Loughguile, A/A, 500kgs £935, 570kgs £1,015, 540kgs £965, 470kgs £870, 410kgs £765. Trevor Andrews, Larne, H/Ford, 340kgs £600. D Walsh, Altnagelvin, Friesians, 4, 550kgs £740. Drew Aiken, Coleraine, B/Bs, 500kgs £840, 520kgs £805, 560kgs £860. M Kelly, Ballycastle, Lim, 500kgs £905, 510kgs £905. Walter McBride, Ballycastle, Char, 300kgs £730.

HEIFERS: Finvoy farmer, 600kgs Lim, £1,100, 640kgs £1,050. Geo McAuley, Armoy, 340kgs £685. Trevor Andrews, Larne, H/Ford, 330kgs £625. Phil Adams, Armoy, Lim, 360kgs £67, 400kgs £720. J E McCaughan, Armoy, Lim 500kgs £960, 510kgs £920. Chas Laverty, Armoy, Par, 400kgs £745. Ian Russell, Coleraine, Char, 605kgs £900, 515kgs £830, 545kgs £850. Pat McNeill, Cushendun, Lim, 470kgs £840, 440kgs £830. Alan McClements, Ballymoney, Lim, 470kgs £745. Robt Beattie, Ballymena, Saler, 290kgs £530. Marcus Adams, Cloughmills, H/Ford, 250kgs £495.

SUCKLERS: Howard Andrews, Castlerock, (in-calf heifers), £1,500, £1,210, £1,240, £1,200, £1,210, £1,300, £1,220, £1,200, £1,230, £1,240, £1,200.

FAT COWS: Sold to £912 paid for a 600kgs B/B cow.

Sale every Wednesday night.