Steers sell to a top price of £1,325 at Armoy

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A smaller show of 258 head, last Monday night met with another fine trade.

Steers sold to a top price of £1,325 twice for a 680kgs and a 690kgs steer, heifers to £1,005 for a 500kgs Char and fat cows sold to £1,080 for 620kgs.

STEERS: Eugene Duncan, Ballyvoy, Lim, 400kgs, £900. Robt Getty, Armoy, Char, 680kgs, £1,325, 690kgs, £1,325. Cloughmills producer, A/A, 630kgs, £1,325, 690kgs, £1,325. Cloughmills producer, A/A, 630kgs, £1,310, 650kgs, £1,285, 600kgs, £1,240. Wm Moore, Ballymoney, Lim, 640kgs, £1,275, 600kgs, £1,200, 615kgs, £1,200, 590kgs, £1,170. Eugene Duncan, Ballyvoy, Lim, 410kgs, £800. Kenneth Montgomery, A/A, 540kgs, £1,100, 520kgs, £1,070, 530kgs, £1,060. Sam McAllister, Bushmills, Friesians, 660kgs, £1,100, 690kgs, £1,110, 630kgs, £1,040, 640kgs, £1,060, 700kgs, £1,100, 680kgs, £1,040. Chas Battersby, Bushmills, Char, 660kgs, £1,220, 640kgs, £1,100, 720kgs, £1,310. Bryan Taggart, Lim, 600kgs, £1,130, 660kgs, £1,170. Ryan Doherty, Lim, 540kgs, £1,080, 540kgs, £1,080, 520kgs, £1,010, 530kgs, £1,030. John McKinley, Ballycastle, A/A, 550kgs, £1,175, 560kgs, £1,150, 460kgs, £890. Pat McKeown, Martinstown, Char, 420kgs, £820, 450kgs, £860, 440kgs, £835. Tim Rea, Glenarm, Saler, 360kgs, £690, 350kgs, £690, 400kgs, £760. Sean McGill, Ballycastle, Char, 600kgs, £1,165, 505kgs, £940. John Woodside, Ballycastle, Lim, 500kgs, £1,045, 580kgs, £1,090. Alister Getty, Bushmills, Lim, 420kgs, £770. Robt Getty, Armoy, Char, 615kgs, £1,200, 650kgs, £1,180. Loughguile producer, H/Ford, 550kgs, £940, 580kgs, £1,040, 530kgs, £1,030, 600kgs, £1,060, 600kgs, £1,010. John Holmes, Armoy, Galloway, 450kgs, 3840.

HEIFERS: Eugene Duncan, Ballycastle, Lim, 460kgs, £960, 520kgs, £1,065, 500kgs, £1,005, 470kgs, £975, 390kgs, £800, 460kgs, £950, 430kgs, £890, 430kgs, £880, 420kgs, £845. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Char, 400kgs, £875, 420kgs, £870, 410kgs, £825, 360kgs, £725. S Huey, Armoy, B/B, 500kgs, £1,000. Jas McCormick, Armoy, Char, 450kgs, £960, 450kgs, £890, 460kgs, £895, 500kgs, £995, 480kgs, £970, 490kgs, £990, 480kgs, £980. Daniel McCormick, Ballycastle, Char, 470kgs, £900, 455kgs, £895.

FAT COWS: Robt Crawford, Glarryford, Lim, 620kgs, £1,080. Jas Colgan, Ballycastle, Sim, 780kgs, £885. D McIntosh, Glenariffe, 450kgs, £630. Wm McCormick, Ballycastle, Fres, 510kgs, £600. V McNeill, Ballycastle, Sim, 650kgs, £750.

Auctioneer: Daniel McAlister and Son.