Steers sell to £1,430 for 690kgs at Armoy Mart

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A good show of 194 head last Monday night at Armoy Mart met one of the best trades all year with a packed ring of customers eager for stock.

Steers sold to £1,430 for 690kgs, heifers to £1,095 with a 270kg Lim making £700 for Mr Liam Blaney, Cushendall.

Fat cows peaked at £1,150.

STEERS: K and E McErlain, Armoy, Lim, 520kgs, £1,180, 600kgs, £1,335, 690kgs, £1,430, 470kgs, £1,380, 600kgs, £1,255. Leslie Millen, Coleraine, Lim, 600kgs, £1,320, 550kgs, £1,165, 550kgs, £1,140, 470kgs, £1,020, 500kgs, £1,045. John Darragh, Ballycastle, 4, A/A, 240kgs, £610, 4, A/A, 240kgs, £600. P and J Hunter, Ballymoney, Lim, 630kgs, £1,310, 660kgs, £1,355, 610kgs, £1,270, 580kgs, £1,295. Jas McAuley, Bushmills, A/A, 430kgs, £910. John McCambridge, Ballyvoy, Lim, 280kgs, £660, 350kgs, £885, 250kgs, £590, 400kgs, £830, 370kgs, £815. Loughlan Black, Mosside, S/H, 410kgs, £890, 400kgs, £880. Dessie Brogan, Dunloy, Lim, 340kgs, £825, 415kgs, £870. Ryan McKay, Dunloy, Lim, 340kgs, £810, 340kgs, £760. John Surgenor, Dervock, B/B, 440kgs, £830. J B Pinkerton, Ballymoney, Lim, 300kgs, £650, 400kgs, £790, 430kgs, £790. B McCurdy, Bushmills, Lim, 330kgs, £690, 380kgs, £755. Samuel Dobbin, Ballycastle, Lim, 560kgs, £1,025, 590kgs, £1,120. R McFerran, Rasharkin, A/A, 500kgs, £955. L Millen, Coleraine, Lim, 440kgs, £970. Jas Heaney, Ballymoney, Friesian, 700kgs, £1,070. H Morrison, Dervock, Daq, 640kgs, £1,140. Robt Montgomery, Dervock, Fkv, 600kgs, £1,040, 490kgs, £920, 490kgs, £930. Paul Lusby, Londonderry, Char, 400kgs, £750. Brian McAuley, Bushmills, A/A, 460kgs, £885. Ian Wallace, Lim, 470kgs, £940. A and D H Mairs, Portrush, Friesians, 2, 560kgs, £830, 2, 570kgs, £825.

HEIFERS: Liam Blaney, Cushendall, Lim, 270kgs, £700, 310kgs, £750, 260kgs, £615. John McCambridge, Ballyvoy, Char, 400kgs, £830, 350kgs, £725, 400kgs, £810. Michael McKenna, Dervock, Lim, 390kgs, £840, 450kgs, £930, 480kgs, £995, 400kgs, £890. Jas Carey, Newtowncrommelin, A/A, 460kgs, £935, 480kgs, £925, 460kgs, £880, 470kgs, £960. Fred Tannahill, Coleraine, B/B, 250kgs, £550. Brooke Huey, Armoy, Char, 420kgs, £595, 240kgs, £585. Ryan McKay, Dunloy, Lim, 270kgs, £620. W and J Gardiner, Clough, A/A, 550kgs, £1,075, 600kgs, £1,095, 440kgs, £890. Paul Lusby, Londonderry, Daq, 380kgs, £770. John Darragh, Ballycastle, Char, 260kgs, £550.

FAT COWS: B Dowey, Ballymoney, S/H, 670kgs, £1,150. H Morrison, Dervock, Daq, 530kgs, £660. B Laverty, Loughguile, Lim, 560kgs, £780, 540kgs, £680.

Sale every Monday night at 7pm.

Auctioneer: Daniel McAlister and Son.