Tremendous show of cattle for January at Armoy

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A tremendous show of 268 cattle for January met with a great trade for all sorts of cattle.

Steers sold to £1,185 paid to Colm McFall, Bushmills for a 617kgs Charolais, heifers sold to £1,000 paid to P J Dougan, Coleraine for a 535kgs Lim, fat cows sold to £955 and springing cows to £1,300.

STEERS: E and C White, Ballycastle, Lim, 605kgs £1,150, 625kgs £1,050, 615kgs £1,050, 600kgs £1,075, 580kgs £1,055. Colm McFall, Bushmills, Lim, 617kgs £1,185, 610kgs £1,050, 630kgs £1,050. G McIlroy, Ballycastle, Char, 300kgs £690, 290kgs £675. Samule Jackson, Maghera, Char, 400kgs £800, 390kgs £740, 480kgs £900, 500kgs £945. Pat McKay, Martinstown, Lim, 600kgs £1,050, 530kgs £900. M Henderson-Neill, Bushmills, Char, 270kgs £625. Jas Mulvenna, Glenarm, Lim, 240kgs £580. F and J McCurry, Cushendall, Lim, 450kgs £885, 420kgs £805, 450kgs £855. Wilson Farms, Armoy, Lim, 270kgs £500, 260kgs £540. Frank McCaughan, Bushmills, Char, 350kgs £755, 390kgs £755, 370kgs £740. Ahoghill producer, B/B, 280kgs £650, 300kgs £730. John Reid, Ballymoney, A/A, 440kgs £785, 490kgs £900, 440kgs £840. Robt Kane, Ballintoy, FKV, 500kgs £780, 500kgs £800. Alistair Getty, Bushmills, Lim, 500kgs £875, 420kgs £730. Geo McAuley, Armoy, Lim, 450kgs £850, 490kgs £890, 500kgs £975, 490kgs £925. John Scott, Toome, H/F, 440kgs £785. Wm Munnis, Ballymoney, FKV, 400kgs £635, 470kgs £710, 490kgs £755. Chris McNaughton, Loughguile, Char, 420kgs £780.

HEIFERS: P J Dougan, Coleraine, Lim, 535kgs £1,000, 500kgs £930, 400kgs £800. Patrick McSparran, Cushendun, Char, 390kgs £782, 360kgs £702. M Henderson-Neill, Bushmills, Lim, 230kgs £520. F and J McCurry, Cushendall, Lim, 490kgs £868, 440kgs £840, 450kgs £855. F McCaughan, Bushmills, Char, 390kgs £750, 360kgs £690. B Kennedy, Ballymena, Lim, 460kgs £780, 480kgs £945. P McSparran, Cushendun, Char, 460kgs £835, 470kgs £860, 450kgs £820. J A McKillop, Cushendall, Lim, 530kgs £935. Wm Knox, Armoy, Lim, 430kgs £780, 360kgs £660. Broughshane farmer, Char, 490kgs £800, 500kgs £870, 505kgs £870.

FAT COWS: Darren Smyth, Bushmills, Lim, 770kgs £955. D McCloskey, Loughguile, Fres, 690kgs £920. Tom Henry, Armoy, Friesian, 620kgs £840. Robt McHenry, Ballycastle, Lim, 670kgs £800.

SUCKLERS: Derek Taggart, Ballymena, W.O.I. Springers, £1,300, £1,250, £1,250, £1,190, £1,260, £1,170, £1,100, £1,100. B Gribben, Dunloy, A/A Springers, £1,230, £1,180, £1,150, £1,100, £1,000, £1,000. P J McGuckian, Cloughmills, cow/calf, £1,080. Crumlin producer, Hereford cow/heifer calf, £1,000. T Black, Ballycastle, aged cows in-calf, £700, £700, £620, £630.

Sale every Monday night.