Heifers sell to £1300 and fat cows £1140 at Kilrea Mart

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A good entry of 280 stock on Wednesday 8th February at Kilrea continued to meet with a super trade.

Steers to £1290, heifers to £1300 and fat cows £1140.

Fat cows: (70 on offer, flying trade - more required)

W J McCurdy, Ballymoney, 580k Lim £1082 (187); J Mullan, Drumsurn, 670k Lim £1085 (162), 560k Lim £700 (125); S and B Jamieson, Ballycastle, 720k Lim £1068 (148); Henry Farm, Armoy, 720k Mb £1065 (148), 600k Fkv £770 (128); A McErlean, Portglenone, 660k Lim £950 (144); M Smyth, Macosquin, 790k Ch £1140 (144); J M McErlean, Kilrea, 710k Lim £998 (141); RW Kane, Ballintoy, 590k Lim £800 (136), 500k £650 (130), 700k Fkv £878 (125); J Walker, Ballymoney, 830k Lim £1120 (135), 700k AA £920 (131); P and C Martin, Dunloy, 640k Lim £857 (134), 670k Sim £895 (134); A Andrews, Castlerock, 630k Lim £837 (133); A P Mawhinney, 480k Fr £640 (133); Coleraine farmer, 440k Lim £580 (132); A Paul, Maghera, 670k Her £850 (127); H J Walsh, Portglenone, 590k BB £735 (125); T Cairns, Claudy, Ch bull £1240.

Suckler stock: Quality lots required.

Heifers: W Moore, Macosquin, 300k Ch, £690 (230), 260k, £572, (220); D Moore, Macosquin, 275k Lim, £600 (218), 280k, £545 (195); A McErlean, Portglenone, 520k Ch, £1125 (216), 480k, £982 (205), 530k, £1082 (204), 500k, £1005 (201), 490k, £980 (200); T Martin, Dunloy, 480k Ch, £1030 (215), 460k, £955 (208), 480k, £995 (207), 450k, £930 (207), 460k, £945 (205), 470k, £950 (202); Randalstown farmer, 470k Ch, £995 (212); Coleraine farmer, 300k Lim, £636 (212), 310k, £640 (207); R Getty, Upperlands, 580k Lim, £1215 (210), 620k, £1300 (210); J O’Kane, Garvagh, 350k Lim, £736 (210), 360k, £732 (203), 410k, £830 (202); Bellaghy farmer, 330k AA, £680 (206); Kilrea farmer, 410k Ch, £830 (202), 320k Lim, £645 (202), 350k Par, £700 (200); M Nelson, Upperlands, 310k BB, £610 (197); Draperstown farmer, 540k Lim, £1065 (197), 580k Ch, £1140 (197).

Steers: S & B Jamieson, Ballycastle, 260k Lim, £720 (277), 210k, £522 (249), 280k, £670 (239), 280k Ch, £640 (229), 260k, £590 (227); G R Wallace, Kilrea, 360k Ch, £835 (232), 390k, £862 (221), 420k, £840 (200); J O’Kane, Garvagh, 280k Lim, £647 (231), 380k, £780 (205), 460k, £935 (203), 370k, £750 (203), 510k Ch, £1000 (196); S Stevenson, Randalstown, 410k Lim, £920 (224); M Millar, Rasharkin, 400k Lim, £860 (215); Ballymena farmer, 460k AA, £982 (214), 580k, £1200 (207), 520k, £1040 (200); R McCaw, Ballycastle, 470k Ch, £1000 (213), 520k, £1027 (198); Dungannon farmer, 330k Lim, £700 (212); P and C Martin, Dunloy, 470k Lim, £975 (207), 450k, £930 (207), 450k, £920 (204), 450k Sal, £920 (204); R and S Steede, Cullybackey, 340k Lim, £702 (207), 320k, £635 (198); S Wallace, Tobermore, 580k AA, £1190 (205), 620k, £1250 (202); S Bruce, Bellaghy, 590k AA, £1200 (203); J McErlean, Portglenone, 580k BB, £1158 (200); N Blair, Limavady, 510k Lim, £995 (195); Armoy farmer, 640k Daq, £1250 (195).

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

Auctioneer: H A McIlrath and Sons Ltd.