Buyers keen to purchase housed cattle at Armoy
A good show of 125 cattle at Armoy last Monday night met with a fine trade.
Buyers wanted housed cattle and were prepared to pay for good quality with a lot of online business done.
Steers sold to £1,490 for a 700kgs Char, Heifers to £1,370 for 480kgs Char, Fat Cows made up to £1,160.
STEERS: Dominic Kinney, Cushendall, Char, 560kgs £1,280, 700kgs £1,490, 580kgs £1,220. Damien McCloskey, Loughguile, Fres, 690kgs £1,350, 730kgs £1,390, 700kgs £1,300. Stephen Cochrane, Bushmills, A/A, 560kgs £1,190, 600kgs £1,260, 605kgs £1,260, 500kgs £1,000, 530kgs £1,070, 540kgs £1,090. WJ McMullan, Ballycastle, Lim, 600kgs £1,240. Colm McFall, Bushmills, A/A, 700kgs £1,400. Turlough McAlister, Cushendall, A/A, 350kgs £780, 360kgs £790, 410kgs £830. Shaun Boyle, Loughguile, A/A, 590kgs £1,300, 530kgs £1,100, 560kgs £1,120. Malachy Kelly, Ballycastle, Lim, 590kgs £1,300. D Kinney, Cushendall, Char, 620kgs £1,270. WJ McMullan, Moyarget, Fres, 520kgs £990, 540kgs £1,030. Jas Hunter, Bushmills, Fres, 480kgs £980. Seamus Richmond, Cloughmills, Fres, 490kgs £850.
HEIFERS: Sean Bradley, Kilrea, Char, 590kgs £1,370, 600kgs £1,290, 610kgs £1,330, 590kgs £1,290, 600kgs £1,310. Chas McAlister, Cushendall, A/A, 400kgs £830. J & D Colgan, Ballycastle, A/A, 530kgs £1,050. Robt Kerr, Broughshane, Char, 540kgs £1,150. John Sinclair, Bushmills, S/H, 400kgs £920, 500kgs £1,040. Damien McAteer, Cookstown, BGA, 280kgs £670, 225kgs £560, 300kgs £650. J & D Colgan, Ballycastle, Char, 290kgs £590. S Cochrane, Bushmills, A/A, 480kgs £1,000.
FAT COWS: R McFall, Ballycastle, Char, 760kgs £1,160. Francis Quinn, Cushendall, HER, 760kgs £1,090. Sean Kelly, Ballycastle, Fes, 470kgs £780. Danny McAlister, Ballyvoy, Lim, 570kgs £960. N Acheson, Armoy, Hol, 600kgs £720. D McIntosh, Glenariffe, A/A, 700kgs £920.
Sale every Monday night at 6.30pm
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Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister & Son