Armoy Mart: Steers sell to £1,345 for 630kgs

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A smaller turnout of 238 head last Monday at Armoy Mart met with a fine trade.

Steers sold to £1,345 for a 630kgs A/A, heifers to £1,190 for a 560kgs Lim, fat cows were a particularly good trade selling to a top of £1,150 for 750kgs Lim.

STEERS: S Bartlett, Ballymoney, A/A, 630kgs, £1,345. A and O Smyth, Dervock, A/A, 620kgs, £1,265. John Hamilton, Broughshane, Char, 540kgs, £1,200, 530kgs, £1,165, 520kgs, £1,155, 520kgs, £1,140, 500kgs, £1,105, 500kgs, £1,100, 470kgs, £1,070. W J Bartlett, Armoy, A/A, 600kgs, £1,250. S Bartlett, Ballymoney, A/A, 600kgs, £1,225, 610kgs, £1,240, 600kgs, £1,245. Frank McCaughan, Bushmills, Char, 400kgs, £1,070, 390kgs, £805, 405kgs, £910, 410kgs, £915, 420kgs, £915. John McKillop, Cushendall, Char, 580kgs, £1,130, 380kgs, £895, 400kgs, £900. A and O Smyth, Dervock, A/A, 650kgs, £1,220, 650kgs, £1,215. M Steele, Glenarm, Char, 340kgs, £870, 380kgs, £910, 400kgs, £935, 360kgs, £885. W McKinley, Glenbush, Lim, 350kgs, £755, 380kgs, £835, 360kgs, £740. Vincent Hughes, Martinstown, B/B, 320kgs, £700, 360kgs, £735. Charlie Laverty, Armoy, Parth, 360kgs, £775, 330kgs, £715, 400kgs, £795, 300kgs, £765, 300kgs, £700. John Hamilton, Broughshane, Char, 450kgs, £1,040. Sam Gregg, Glarryford, Sim, 450kgs, £920.

HEIFERS: J E McCaughan, Armoy, Lim, 560kgs, £1,190. Jennifer McCurdy, Bushmills, Lim, 540kgs, £1,135, 500kgs, £1,070, 520kgs, £1,090. V McErlain, Dunloy, Lim, 300kgs, £710. W D McIlrath, Ballymena, Char, 410kgs, £980, 450kgs, £900, 530kgs, £1,145. John Laverty, Armoy, A/A, 500kgs, £1,090. Wm McKinley, Glenbush, Lim, 360kgs, £775, 340kgs, £740. John McKillop, Cushendall, Char, 400kgs, £915, 310kgs, £680, 440kgs, £970, 410kgs, £870.

Stephen Cochrane, Bushmills, A/A, 380kgs, £805, 400kgs, £805, 360kgs, £715, 480kgs, £925. John McKinley, Ballycastle, A/A, 380kgs, £805, 420kgs, £895, 450kgs, £925, 380kgs, £800, 390kgs, £895, 390kgs, £875. W D McIlrath, Ballymena, Char, 360kgs, £805.

FAT COWS (33): Pat McCarry, Ballycastle, Lim, 750kgs, £1,150. Donal Gillan, Ballymoney, Sim, 595kgs, £1,125, 665kgs, £890. J P Black, Ballycastle, Sim, 530kgs, £920kgs. Stephen Cochrane, Bushmills, Friesian, 620kgs, £840, 740kgs, £920. G McCambridge, Ballycastle, Lim, 500kgs, £930. J P Black, Ballycastle, Lim, 570kgs, £800, 500kgs, £710. Chris Lynch, Bushmills, Friesian, 620kgs, £970, 580kgs, £675. John Elliott, Loughguile, Lim, 580kgs, £850.

Sale every Monday night at 7pm.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.