Fantastic trade for cattle at Armoy

A seasonal show of cattle on Monday night last at Armoy saw a fantastic trade.

Steers sold to £1,670 for a 700kgs, S/H Heifers to £1,660 for a 640kgs Lim, Fat Cows made up to £1,640 paid for a 780kgs cow from Mr John Murray, Larne.

LEADING PRICES

STEERS: A & D Glass, Ballycastle, S/H, 700kgs £1,670. C Battersby, Bushmills, A/A, 690kgs £1,640, 610kgs £1,560. Tom Adams, Armoy, Char, 670kgs £1,630. Robt Currie, Ballymoney, Fres, 700kgs £1,620, 705kgs £1,520, 680kgs £1,400, 630kgs £1,380, 620kgs £1,220. Frank McBride, Glenshesk, Char, 360kgs £900, 330kgs £830, 450kgs £1,060. Sam McClintock, Glenwherry, Char, 480kgs £1,070, 390kgs £890. Tom Adams, Armoy, Lim, 690kgs £1,560. Sean McKay, Knockahollet, Fres, 550kgs £1,270, 470kgs £1,100, 460kgs £930. Ian Townley, Limavady, Fres, 400kgs £750, 400kgs £750, 300kgs £600. Wm Farquhar, Ballymena, Sim, 410kgs £930. Pat McCormick, Ballymena, Sim, 330kgs £810.

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HEIFERS: A & D Glass, Ballycastle, Lim, 640kgs £1,660, 620kgs £1,640, 540kgs £1,360, 620kgs £1,650, 600kgs £1,440, 520kgs £1,290, 530kgs £1,320, 580kgs £1,350, 630kgs £1,420. Alan Murphy, Cushendall, Char, 500kgs £1,130, 480kgs £1,100, 410kgs £850. John Murray, Larne, Lim, 440kgs £980. Paul Sayers, Cloughmills, A/A, 470kgs £970. Chas Battersby, Bushmills, A/A, 650kgs £1,470. Sean McKay, Knockahollet, Fres, 630kgs £1,310, 500kgs £1,070, 460kgs £930. Frank McBride, Glenshesk, Char, 360kgs £840, 360kgs £810, 300kgs £740, 360kgs £740. C Marron, Rasharkin, HER, 550kgs £1,120, 500kgs £1,180.

FAT COWS: John Murray, Larne, Sim, 780kgs £1,640. Seamus Heffron, Randalstown, Lim, 620kgs £1,460.

SUCKLERS: W McAuley, Cushendall, Cow/Heifer Calf, £1,340. Gerry McAuley, Armoy, HER Heifers with bull calves at foot, £1,070, £1,060.

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Auctioneers: Armoy Livestock Mart Ltd