Steers sell to £1,300 for 610kgs at Armoy Mart

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A smaller show of just over 200 head met with another fine trade.

Steers sold to £1,300 for 610kgs, heifers to £1,285 twice with a 340kgs heifer making £985, breeding stock topped at £1,325 and fat cows sold up to £900.

STEERS: Robt McLernon, Loughguile, Lim, 610kgs, £1,300, 600kgs, £1,250. R Watson, Cloughmills, Lim, 370kgs, £920, 340kgs, £840. Seamus Huey, Armoy, A/A, 470kgs, £1,050. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Lim, 400kgs, £945, 300kgs, £695. J J McDonnell, Cushendall, Char, 340kgs, £870, 290kgs, £730, 305kgs, £980. John Crawford, Glarryford, Lim, 650kgs, £1,250, 680kgs, £1,345. Robt McLernon, Loughguile, Char, 600kgs, £1,170. J and A Cochrane, Bushmills, A/A, 480kgs, £970, 500kgs, £975, 550kgs, £980. Jack Gillan, Martinstown, A/A, 600kgs, £1,200, 610kgs, £1,200. Arthur Devlin, Armoy, Char, 410kgs, £900, 400kgs, £845, 430kgs, £975, 400kgs, £850. Sam McAllister, Bushmills, Friesians, 660kgs, £1,125, 650kgs, £1,055, 660kgs, £1,100, 630kgs, £1,055, 650kgs, £1,090. M Simpson, Mosside, Friesians, 700kgs, £1,120, 680kgs, £1,110, 650kgs, £1,100, 650kgs, £1,080, 660kgs, £1,080. Brian McAuley, Bushmills, A/A, 530kgs, £990. Jas Beck, Banbridge, Friesians, 720kgs, £1,145, 600kgs, £1,000, 640kgs, £990, 660kgs, £1,000, 630kgs, £1,025. Jas Heaney, Ballymoney, Friesians, 680kgs, £1,170. Gerard McIlroy, Ballycastle, Char, 390kgs, £775. P Linton, Kilrea, Lim, 530kgs, £1,080, 540kgs, £1,055, 530kgs, £1,040.

HEIFERS: R Watson, Cloughmills, Lim, 340kgs, £985, 370kgs, £990, 300kgs, £740. Colm McFall, Bushmills, Char, 620kgs, £1,285, 630kgs, £1,285. J E McCaughan, Armoy, Lim, 500kgs, £1,075, 510kgs, £1,040, 490kgs, £1,040, 510kgs, £1,010, 490kgs, £990, 440kgs, £915. Joe Carson, Cloughmills, A/A, 550kgs, £1,030. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Lim, 310kgs, £740, 330kgs, £805, 300kgs, £710, 315kgs, £790. G McDoughal, Bushmills, Char, 420kgs, £850. B Turtle, Ballymena, STA, 500kgs, £915. J J McDonnell, Cushendall, Char, 290kgs, £695. Paddy Black, Ballycastle, A/A, 450kgs, £895. Samuel Dobbin, Ballycastle, Lim, 500kgs, £940.

SUCKLERS: Jas McNeill, Cushendun, aged cows and calves, £1,320, £1,240, £1,000, £1,020, £1,000, £1,160. W Sharkey, Cushendun, Blonde bull, £1,270. W Gamble, Ballymoney, S/H, £1,100.

FAT COWS: V McHenry, Ballycastle, 680kgs, Lim, £900. M D McNeill, Cushendall, 780kgs Lim, £950. Wm Smyth, Ballycastle, Fres, 630kgs, £780. V McNeill, Ballycastle, Lim 500kgs, £520. Jas McNeill, Cushendun, Lim, 630kgs, £950.

Sale every Monday night at 7pm sharp.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.