Lambs to £3.67 per kg and £85.00 per head at Kilrea

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A good entry of around 800 on Monday 18th July met a super trade with quality lambs and ewes realising premium prices. Lambs to £3.67 per kg and £85.00 per head. Ewes to £90. More required.

Lambs: T Hunter, Aghadowey, 22k £80.80 (367); J McNeill, Coleraine, 22k £80.50 (366); J Adams, Coleraine, 22k £80 (364); R McGinley, Finvoy, 21k £76.50 (364); H Armstrong, Garvagh, 23k £82.50 (359); L Reid, Garvagh, 20.5k £73.50 (359); W Jeffers, Coleraine, 22k £78.50 (357); D Mullan, Garvagh, 21k £75 (357); D Torrens, Garvagh, 22.5k £80.20 (356); J Watson, Rasharkin, 22.5k £80 (356), 22k £78 (355); J Kealey, Dungiven, 22.5k £80 (356); L MCkinley, Portstewart, 22k £78 (355); R Young, Ballymoney, 22k £77.50 (352); J Kirk, Ballymoney, 23k £81 (352), Kilrea farmer, 23k £81 (352); Limavady farmer, 21k £74 (352); Coleraine farmer, 22k £77.50 (352); Dungiven farmer, 22.5k £79 (351); Ballymoney farmer, 22k £77 (350).

Fat ewes: 100 on offer met a steady trade for all types on offer including grazing types. Ewes to £90.00.

Brisk demand for all types on offer.

All sheep must be double tagged and yard open from 9am.

A good entry of dairy stock on Tuesday 19th July met a good steady trade to a top of £1000 for a second calver. Third calvers to £975. Maiden heifers to £670.

More dairy stock required. Good demand.

A good entry of 240 stock on Wednesday 20th July at Kilrea, continued to meet with strong demand.

Fat cows: (50 on offer, flying trade - more required).

Magherafelt farmer, 420k Lim £700 (167); J McCracken, Limavady, 710k Lim £1157 (163), 510k £730 (143), 710k £1000 (141), 610k £845 (139); SJ Wilson, Dungiven, 820k Lim £1190 (145), 770k £1050 (136); Garvagh farmer, 620k Lim £900 (145); Limavady farmer, 690k £980 (142), 700k £960 (137), 830k £1130 (136); R Cole, Coleraine, 550k Sim £762 (139), 550k £700 (127); Ballyclare farmer, 460k Lim £638 (139); J Johnston, Magherafelt, 610k Lim £825 (135); I Wright Garvagh, 730k Lim £955 (131); Claudy farmer, 680k Ch £872 (128).

Good Fr cows to £1 per kg plus. Great trade for feeding type cows - Fr and Cont bred.

Suckler stock: Quality lots required.

Heifers: Toome farmer, 330k Lim £725 (220), 370k £735 (199); Finvoy farmer, 310k Ch £640 (206); Claudy farmer, 300k Ch £605 (202), 480k £910 (190); Randalstown farmer, 300k Lim £600 (200); M McErlean, Kilrea, 490k Lim £980 (200); I Wright, Garvagh, 490k Lim £960 (196), 520k £1018 (196), 570k £1110 (195), 550k £1062 (193), 480k £920 (192); S Bellingham, Ballymoney, 380k Lim £730 (192), 410k £770 (188); J McCracken, Limavady, 550k Lim £1042 (190); Portglenone farmer, 560k BB £1040 (186), 330k £600 (182).

Steers: Randalstown farmer, 260k Lim £560 (215), 280k £572 (204), 490k £952 (194), 410k £780 (190); Randalstown farmer, 320k Lim £660 (206); W Millen, Garvagh, 360k Ch £738 (205), 370k £755 (204), 430k £848 (197); J McCracken, Limavady, 620k Lim £1270 (205), 500k £945 (189); C Mullaghan, Rasharkin, 290k Lim £585 (202), 350k £660 (189); R Shaw, Rasharkin, 320k £640 (200), 320k £632 (198), 320k £630 (197), 330k £648 (196); Maghera farmer, 470k AA £925 (197), 540k £982 (182); Magherafelt farmer, 420k Sim £822 (196), 440k £830 (189), 460k £850 (185); Finvoy farmer, 380k CH £732 (193); Coleraine farmer, 460k BB £870 (189); Kilrea farmer, 520k Lim £967 (186); D Torrens, Garvagh, 650k Sim £1205 (185), 700k £1290 (184), 530k £960 (181).

Friesian and AA steers a flying trade with more required for strong demand.