Calved heifers selling to £2420 at Kilrea

Thursday, November 11, 2021: A super entry of 360 calves and weanlings met an outstanding trade for all types on offer.

Thursday, 18th November 2021, 11:56 am
Kilrea Mart
Kilrea Mart

All types of calves required to satisfy demand.

Good selection of weanlings on offer.

Dropped calves

Bull calves

Cullybackey farmer, Charolais £545, £495, Fleckvieh £350, £260, £205; Ballyronan farmer, Belgian Blue £505, £460, Aberdeen Angus £235; Portglenone farmer, Belgian Blue £465, Charolais £390, Belgian Blue £365; Armoy farmer, Belgian Blue £415, Fleckvieh £365, MB £300; Ballycastle farmer, Belgian Blue £410; Coagh farmer, Belgian Blue £380, £375; Dervock farmer, Aberdeen Angus £360, £345, £240; Ahoghill farmer, Aberdeen Angus £340; Drumahoe farmer, Belgian Blue £340, £250; Swatragh farmer, Aberdeen Angus £320, £220; Ahoghill farmer, Aberdeen Angus £315; Ballyclare farmer, Aberdeen Angus £315; Aghadowey farmer, Aberdeen Angus £305, Limousin £230, Aberdeen Angus £200; Castledawson farmer, Shorthorn £305, £285, Shorthorn £260, £255; Ballymoney farmer, Stabiliser £300, £245; Magherafelt farmer, Montbeliarde £300; Coleraine farmer, Aberdeen Angus £290; Cookstown farmer, Belgian Blue £290; Macosquin farmer, Aberdeen Angus £280, Belgian Blue £230; Glarryford farmer, Montbeliarde £250, £230; Maghera farmer, Limousin £250 and Ballyclare farmer, Belgian Blue £240.

Heifer calves

Ballyronan farmer, Belgian Blue £550, £345, Aberdeen Angus £280; Portglenone farmer, Belgian Blue £525, £420, Aberdeen Angus £390; Ballymoney farmer, Fleckvieh £440, £420, £200; Limavady farmer, Aberdeen Angus £425; Aghadowey farmer, Friesian £390; Armoy farmer, Belgian Blue £385; Maghera farmer, Simmental £380; Moneymore farmer, Belgian Blue £375, £355, Aberdeen Angus £250; Dervock farmer, Aberdeen Angus £360, £220; Drumahoe farmer, Belgian Blue £360, £285; Macosquin farmer, Belgian Blue £335; Portglenone farmer, Belgian Blue £335; Coagh farmer, Belgian Blue £300; Ahoghill farmer, Aberdeen Angus £295; Swatragh farmer, Aberdeen Angus £290; Aghadowey farmer, Aberdeen Angus £275; Ahoghill farmer, Aberdeen Angus £265; Castledawson farmer, Friesian £235 and Coagh farmer, Belgian Blue £200.

Friesian calves

Super trade. More required to satisfy demand. Good young calves to £195. Good demand for thick types.

Young Friesian calves needed.

Weanlings/suckler calves (140)

A great entry of weanlings met an outstanding trade for all types on offer, both for Continental beef bred types, Friesian cross types and Friesian and Holstein lumps.

Weanlings to top of £880 and 400 ppk.

More required to satisfy demand.

Customers for cattle up to 18 months.

Monday, November 15, 2021: A super entry of 730 fat lambs and ewes met a sharper trade with quality lambs in good demand.

Lambs sold to £5.90 per kg and to top of £139.50.

Fat ewes sold to £148.

Lambs (650)

Aghadowey farmer, 19.5k £115 (590); Ballymoney farmer, 21k £118 (562), 21.5k £120 (558); Armoy farmer, 18.5k £103.50 (560); Macosquin farmer, 21.5k £120.50 (560); Kilrea farmer, 21.5k £119.50 (556), 22k £116.50 (530); Cullybackey farmer, 21.5k £119 (554), 23.5k £126 (536); Tobermore farmer, 22.5k £124.50 (553); Maghera farmer, 22.5k £124 (551), 23.5k £125.50 (534); Coleraine farmer, 22.5k £123.50 (549); Limavady farmer, 20.5k £112.50 (549), 21.5k £117 (544); Coleraine farmer, 23k £125 (544); Kilrea farmer, 22k £119.50 (543); Toomebridge farmer, 21k £113.50 (541); Omagh farmer, 18k £97 (539), 20.5k £107 (522); Bushmills farmer, 21k £113 (538), 22.5k £120 (533), 22.5k £113 (502); Ballymoney farmer, 21.5k £115 (535); Randalstown farmer, 20.5k £108.50 (529); Coleraine farmer, 26.5k £139.50 (526), 27.5k £138 (502); Rasharkin farmer, 21.5k £113 (526); Cookstown farmer, 24k £1126 (525); Garvagh farmer, 24k £126 (525); Kilrea farmer, 21k £110 (524); Ahoghill farmer, 22k £115 (523), 20.5k £104 (507); Ballymoney farmer, 23.5k £123 (523); Kilrea farmer, 23k £120 (522), 23k £117 (509); Macosquin farmer, 24.5k £127 (518); Garvagh farmer, 23k £119 (517), 24k £123 (513); Swatragh farmer, 20.5k £106 (517); Bushmills farmer, 20k £103 (515); Limavady farmer, 24k £123 (513); Aghadowey farmer, 25.5k £130 (510); Draperstown farmer, 24k £122.50 (510); Kilrea farmer, 23k £117 (509) and Cullybackey farmer, 21k £106 (505), 23.5k £118 (502).

Fat ewes (80) on offer met a super trade for all types on offer including grazing types.

Good entry of ewes to £148.

More ewes needed.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021: A good entry of 20 dairy stock met a super trade with more quality lots required.

Calved heifers selling to £2420.

Cloughmills farmer, calved heifers to £2070, £1980; Dungannon farmer, calved heifers to £1980, £1880; Ballyclare farmer, calved cow to £1760, second calver to £1520; Cullybackey farmer, second calver to £1760 and Limavady farmer, calved heifer to £1640.

More stock required weekly.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021: A good entry of 300 fat cow, suckler and store cattle met an outstanding trade with all types of stock in demand.

Steers selling to £1710, heifers to £1500.

Fat cows and bulls selling to £1560.

Fat cows: 140 on offer. Flying trade - more required.

Garvagh farmer, 700k Charolais £1480 (211), 680k £1380 (203); Kilrea farmer, 560k Charolais £1070 (191), 630k Limousin £870 (138); Garvagh farmer, 690k Belgian Blue £1300 (188), 690k Aberdeen Angus £1040 (151); Ballymoney farmer, 690k Limousin £1280 (186), 660k £1030 (156); Limavady farmer, 770k Aberdeen Angus £1390 (181); Ballymena farmer, 450k Charolais £800 (178); Armoy farmer, 800k Charolais £1340 (168); Tobermore farmer, 900k Aberdeen Angus £1500 (167), 940k £1560 (166), 860k £1300 (151); Dungiven farmer, 400k Fleckvieh £660 (165), 450k £680 (151), 620k £810 (131), 700k Friesian £870 (124); Coleraine farmer, 580k Hol £930 (160), 760k £1020 (134); Garvagh farmer, 710k Belgian Blue £1120 (158), 660k £1000 (152); Garvagh farmer, 640k Belgian Blue £1000 (156); Rasharkin farmer, 800k Simmental £1250 (156);Coleraine farmer, 680k Simmental £1040 (153); Limavady farmer, 750k Limousin £1150 (153); Dunloy farmer, 600k Friesian £910 (152), 730k £1080 (148), 700k £980 (140); Limavady farmer, 520k Holstein £790 (152), 410k £540 (132); Castlederg farmer, 630k Montbeliarde £950 (151), 640k £950 (148), 680k Holstein £980 (144), 640k Montbeliarde £910 (142), 670k Fleckvieh £950 (142), 670k Holstein £950 (142), 710k £980 (138); Aghadowey farmer, 440k Friesian £660 (150), 670k £840 (125); Kilrea farmer, 700k Friesian £1040 (149), 690k £980 (142); Moneymore farmer, 930k Aberdeen Angus £1370 (147); Castlerock farmer, 800k Limousin £1150 (144); Kilrea farmer, 840k Holstein £1190 (142), 980k £1380 (141), 830k £1160 (140); Ballymena farmer, 590k Shorthorn £830 (141), 630k £840 (133); Glarryford farmer, 870k Friesian £1220 (140); Magherafelt farmer, 830k Limousin £1160 (140); Kilrea farmer, 710k Limousin £980 (138); Ballymoney farmer, 630k Friesian £860 (137), 440k £570 (130), 410k £530 (129); Bushmills farmer, 640k Friesian £870 (136), 600k Montbeliarde £740 (123); Magherafelt farmer, 630k Friesian £850 (135), 600k £720 (120); Ballymena farmer, 780k Her £1040 (133); Garvagh farmer, 690k Holstein £920 (133), 620k £810 (131); Knockloughrim farmer, 620k Fleckvieh £820 (132); Macosquin farmer, 700k Friesian £910 (130), 610k £750 (123); Swatragh farmer, 1000k Limousin £1300 (130); Ballymoney farmer, 580k Montbeliarde £740 (128), 660k £810 (123); Limavady farmer, 650k Holstein £790 (122), 580k £670 (116); Upperlands farmer, 790k Holstein £960 (122) and Aghadowey farmer, 530k Holstein £640 (121).

Suckler stock: All types of suckler stock required.

Heifers: Maghera farmer, 490k Limousin £1260 (257), 620k £1500 (242); Portglenone farmer, 510k Charolais £1180 (231), 510k Limousin £1090 (214), 430k £880 (205), 440k £900 (205), 420k £840 (200), 430k £860 (200); Macosquin farmer, 340k Belgian Blue £750 (221), 345k £740 (214), 380k £800 (211), 365k Aberdeen Angus £760 (208), 365k Limousin £760 (208), 365k Aberdeen Angus £750 (206), 315k £640 (203), 315k Limousin £640 (203), 410k Belgian Blue £820 (200); Bushmills farmer, 480k Limousin £1050 (219), 530k £1150 (217), 540k Blonde d’Aquitaine £1140 (211); Articlave farmer, 570k Aberdeen Angus £1200 (211), 540k £1100 (204), 570k £1140 (200); Limavady farmer, 370k Holstein £760 (205); Ballymoney farmer, 330k Limousin £670 (203), 340k £690 (203); Coleraine farmer, 600k Stabiliser £1210 (202); Ballymoney farmer, 530k Fleckvieh £1060 (200); Bellarena farmer, 520k Limousin £1040 (200), 530k Aberdeen Angus £1060 (200); Glarryford farmer, 550k Aberdeen Angus £1100 (200) and Kilrea farmer, 430k Belgian Blue £860 (200).

Steers: Toomebridge farmer, 350k Charolais £870 (249), 370k £810 (219); Magherafelt farmer, 480k Limousin £1110 (231), 540k £1200 (222), 480k £1040 (217), 510k £1050 (206), 420k £860 (205); Kilrea farmer, 600k Limousin £1490 (248), 560k £1340 (239), 640k £1530 (239), 620k Charolais £1440 (232), 740k £1710 (231), 690k £1590 (230), 680k £1520 (224), 670k Simmental £1490 (222), 680k Limousin £1510 (222), 680k Charolais £1500 (221), 690k £1440 (209); Rasharkin farmer, 320k Aberdeen Angus £760 (238), 380k £810 (213); Cullybackey farmer, 600k Charolais £1380 (230), 630k Limousin £1400 (222); Kilrea farmer, 330k Limousin £750 (227); Randalstown farmer, 580k Limousin £1310 (226), 490k Aberdeen Angus £1060 (216), 480k £1030 (215), 550k £1180 (215), 550k £1170 (213), 520k Limousin £1100 (212), 530k Aberdeen Angus £1110 (209), 490k £1020 (208), 510k £1060 (208), 480k £990 (206), 530k £1090 (206); Portglenone farmer, 450k Aberdeen Angus £1010 (224), 410k £840 (205); Maghera farmer, 680k Limousin £1510 (222); Rasharkin farmer, 360k Blonde d’Aquitaine £800 (222), 370k Limousin £800 (216), 350k £740 (211), 380k Limousin £800 (211); Dunloy farmer, 520k Belgian Blue £1130 (217), 550k Charolais £1160 (211), 480k Aberdeen Angus £1000 (208); Macosquin farmer, 530k Aberdeen Angus £1150 (217), 420k £870 (207), 480k £970 (202); Dervock farmer, 580k Stabiliser £1170 (202) and Macosquin farmer, 340k Aberdeen Angus £680 (200).

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

Auctioneers: HA McIlrath and Sons Ltd.