Latest prices from Kilrea

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A super entry of 200 calves on Thursday 16th April at Kilrea, met a flying trade for all types on offer. Continental calves required to satisfy demand. Good selection of 50 weanlings on offer.

Bull calves: A & R Crawford, AA £378, BB £338; A Gaston, Glarryford, Her £362; A Faith, Limavady, Lim £340; E Irwin, Coleraine, CH £340; E McIlmoyle, Rasharkin, Sim £340; J Ramsey, Magherafelt, AA £328, £320, £310, £286; R Freeman, Ballymoney, AA £308; R Bell, Portglenone, FKV £292; D Steele, Bellaghy, Her £290, £270, £265;

M Kelso, Portglenone, FKV £278; J Close, Rasharkin, Lim £264, Sim £245; J Tannahill, Macosquin, BB £258; J Nelson, Randalstown, SH £220, BB £215; T Faith, Eglinton, MB £210, Fr £202; GW & D Millen, Aghadowey, AA £208.

Heifer calves: E McIlmoyle, Rasharkin, Sim £365; J Nelson, Randalstown, Fri £330, £250, BB £200; A & R Crawford, AA £310; J Ramsey, Magherafelt, AA £296; R Freeman, Ballymoney, AA £280; J Close, Rasharkin, BB £276; G Park, Stewartstown, AA £270; S Tweed, Ballymoney, Her £250; S Connolly, Portglenone, AA £220;

G Fleming, Ballymoney, BB £215, Fri £200; A Faith, Limavady, Lim £212.

Friesian calves: Super trade met with more required to satisfy demand. Good young calves to £202

Weanlings/Suck Calves: The sale of 50 Weanlings met a super trade. Quality suckler weanlings on offer. More required to satisfy demand, being offered for sale at approximately 12.30pm weekly.

A smaller entry of 450 on Monday, 20th April met a good steady trade. Quality lambs and ewes realised premium prices. Lambs to £4.06 per Kg & £85.70 per Head. Ewes to £85

Lambs: R Campbell, Kilrea, 18k £73 (406); R McCahon, Aghadowey, 23k £84.20 (366); W Purcell, Castlerock, 22k £80 (364); N Madden, Claudy, 24k £85.70 (357); T Topping, Garvagh, 23.5k £84 (357); L McKinley. Portstewart, 24k £84 (350);

Hoggets: D Boyd, Kilrea, 23.5k £73.50 (313); J Patterson, Kilrea, 23k £70 (304); Bellaghy Farmer, 22.5k £68.20 (303); T Shiels, Kilrea, 26.5k £80 (302);

Breeding Sheep:

Plenty of Heavy Lambs from £80 to £85.70

Fat Ewes: 140 on offer met a steady trade for all types on offer including grazing types. Ewes to £85. Rams to £90. Brisk demand for all types on offer.

All sheep must be double tagged and yard open from 9.00 am.

A good entry of 30 dairy stock on Tuesday 21st April met a good steady trade.

D Johnston, Magherafelt, Calved Heifers to £1390, £1110; W Millar(Jnr), Coleraine, Calved Heifer £1330; Workman Farms, Aghadowey, Springing Heifer £1310;

JC Smyth, Castlerock, Calved Heifers to £1300, £1240; W Thompson, Bellarena, Batch of Calved Heifers to £1290, £1200, £1150, £1140.

A super entry of over 420 stock on Wednesday 22nd April at Kilrea, continued to meet with strong demand, Steers to £1255, Heifers to £1165, Fat Cows to £1600.

Fat Cows: (25 on offer, flying trade ~ more required): A Craig, Coleraine, 910k BB £1600 (176); O McDevitt, Bellarena, 510k Lim £890 (175), 560k £740 (132), 470k £580 (123); D Crossan, Feeny, 650k BB £950 (146), 780k DAQ £1105 (142), 770k CH £1075 (140); J Allen, Limavady, 520k FKV £750 (144); W & P McCallion, Portglenone, 630k Lim £860 (137); G Henry, Knockloughrim, 720k Lim £942 (131); M McNeill, Cushendun, 600k Lim £750 (125).

Suckler stock: Quality lots required

Heifers: J Kerr, Macosquin, 250k Lim £645 (258), 290k SHB £635 (219), 290k £625 (216); M McCloskey, Dungiven, 290k Lim £730 (252), 345k £730 (212); M Smyth, Macosquin, 290k CH £720 (248), 380k £905 (238), 435k £990 (228), 420k £935 (223), 310k £665 (215), 350k Lim £718 (205); JS Hamilton & Son, Kells, 260k CH £640 (246), 300k Lim £650 (217); SJ Hutchinson, Castlerock, 290k Lim £695 (240), 300k £695 (232), 340k CH £742 (218); Andrew Bates, Ballyronan, 300k CH £715 (238), 340k BB £698 (205), 350k Lim £702 (201); R McCaw, Ballycastle, 350k CH £832 (238), 400k £895 (224), 390k £870 (223), 380k £780 (205); J McNicholl, Garvagh, 310k Lim £730 (236), 380k £760 (200); B Mullan, Garvagh, 330k Lim £775 (235), 320k £738 (231), 370k £840 (227), 400k £870 (218); 330k £675 (205), 380k £760 (200); D & L Mullan, Garvagh, 370k Lim £870 (235), 430k £965 (224), 420k £905 (216), 430k £890 (207); G & G Warnock, Claudy, 310k Sim £722 (233), 370k DAQ £847 (229), 310k £708 (228), 340k Lim £758 (223), 340k DAQ £742 (218); J & S McAuley, Ballymoney, 285k CH £655 (230), 300k £655 (218); N Royle, Kilrea, 360k CH £820 (228), 330k £745 (226), 350k £780 (223), 340k £690 (203); Adrian Bates, Magherafelt, 320k CH £725 (227), 330k £725 (220), 380k £760 (200); T Bates, Ballyronan, 320k Lim £725 (227), 350k £780 (223), 325k CH £705 (217), 340k Lim £698 (205), 350k £702 (201); B O’Loughlin, Maghera, 510k BB £1130 (222), 470k Lim £1020 (217); A Dougherty, Castlerock, 325k CH £718 (221); P Dougherty, Castlerock, 325k CH £718 (221), 325k £712 (219), 260k £560 (215); Aghadowey Farmer, 400k CH £880 (220), 410k £900 (220), 380k £770 (203);

I Tanner, Castlerock, 340k CH £740 (218); G Henry, Knockloughrim, 400k CH £870 (218), 340k £712 (209); O McDevitt, Bellarena, 410k Lim £890 (217), 400k £850 (213), 380k £790 (208); A Henry, Antrim, 410k Lim £880 (215); R Wilson, Randalstown, 395k CH £850 (215); F Donnelly, Maghera, 305k Sim £650 (213);

J Lennox, Castledawson, 550k Lim £1165 (212), 560k CH £1135 (203); S & S Houston, Maghera, 330k AA £700 (212); I Russell, Coleraine, 440k Lim £927 (211), 480k CH £970 (202), 370k DAQ £742 (201); D Convery, Maghera, 310k Sim £655 (211), 320k Lim £670 (209); W & P McCallion, Portglenone, 470k Lim £990 (211), 520k £1062 (204); R Hanna, Cullybackey, 490k CH £1025 (209); W Hanna, Rasharkin, 500k DAQ £1045 (209); H Wylie, Rasharkin, 380k Lim £795 (209), 430k £890 (207), 350k £720 (206);

Steers: A Dougherty, Castlerock, 270k CH £742 (275), 310k £772 (249), 340k Lim £792 (233), 370k CH £860 (232), 340k SHB £695 (204); P Dougherty, Castlerock, 270k CH £742 (275), 310k £772 (249), 310k SH £630 (203); Garvagh Farmer, 330k CH £865 (262), 300k £760 (253), 330k £802 (243), 350k £845 (241); J & S McAuley, Ballymoney, 320k CH £800 (250), 335k £810 (242), 350k £820 (234); F Cunning, Glarryford, 345k Sim £855 (248), 320k £755 (236); S Carmichael, Dungiven, 310k CH £770 (248), 310k Lim £760 (245), 325k £725 (223), 360k £778 (216), 350k SHB £750 (214); B Mullan, Garvagh, 320k Lim £780 (244), 370k £832 (225), 400k £842 (211); R Cole, Macosquin, 330k CH £800 (242), 350k Her £800 (229), 390k £862 (221); AG Bates & Sons, Ballyronan, 330k BB £790 (239), 350k Lim £830 (237), 330k CH £760 (230); Kilrea Farmer, 400k Lim £930 (233), 420k CH £955 (227), 380k £860 (226), 400k £900 (225); Ballymena Farmer, 410k AA £925 (226);

O Shiels & Co, Kilrea, 470k Par £1060 (226), 480k £1035 (216), 460k £980 (213); Kilrea Farmer, 370k Lim £960 (260), 530k BB £1190 (225), 500k Lim £1120 (224), 550k BB £1230 (224), 560k £1160 (207),470k Lim £960 (204); A C Carmicael, Dungiven, 310k Lim £710 (229), 325k £725 (223); Maghera Farmer, 410k CH £935 (228), 570k £1195 (210), 440k £920 (209); P McKendry, Kilrea, 490k CH £1100 (225), 490k £1090 (222), 520k £1135 (218); A Dewart, Ballymoney, 450k CH £995 (221), 370k £810 (219), 440k £925 (210); R McCaw, Ballycastle, 415k CH £905 (218), 370k £780 (211); T Henry, Maghera, 530k Sim £1135 (214); D Kerr, Portglenone, 410k AA £860 (210); G Campbell, Garvagh, 390k Lim £800 (205), 320k £640 (200); R Bolton, Swatragh, 490k Lim £1005 (205), 550k CH £1100 (200); W Hanna, Rasharkin, 485k Lim £990 (204); Workman Farms, Aghadowey, 520k AA £1055 (203), 410k £820 (200)

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