Fat cows selling to £1,750 for a 800kgs Hereford at Armoy Mart

Another fine show of 160 cattle on Monday night saw some outstanding prices paid for all types of cattle.

Bullocks sold to £1,710 for 640kgs and heifers top priced at £1,780 for a 640kgs Charolais.

Fat cows sold to £1,750 for a 800kgs Hereford, a 240kg Belgian Blue steer sold at £920.

Leading prices

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Steers

James McKendry, Turnagrove, Aberdeen Angus, 640kgs £1,710, 590kgs £1,600. Brian McAuley, Bushmills, Charolais, 570kgs £1,610, 580kgs £1,440. James Heaney, Bushmills, Charolais, 570kgs £1,590, 600kgs £1,680. Liam Kirk, Coleraine, Aberdeen Angus, 480kgs £1,150, 460kgs £1,200, 450kgs £1,190, 400kgs £1,040, 460kgs £1,200, 450kgs £1,190, 400kgs £1,040, 460kgs £1,130, 470kgs £1,160, 500kgs £1,180. John McNeill, Cushendun, Limousin, 430kgs £1,230, 430kgs £1,190. Frank McCaughan, Bushmills, Charolais, 510kgs £1,380, 440kgs £1,190, 500kgs £1,270. Seamus McDonnell, Ballyvoy, Belgian Blue, 530kgs £1,360, 510kgs £1,340. Patrick McMullan, Corkey, Belgian Blue, 240kgs £920, 330kgs £1,040, 310kgs £1,140, 280kgs £990, 320kgs £1,070, 340kgs £1,100, 320kgs £1,030. James McAuley, Bushmills, Holstein, 650kgs £1,320, 580kgs £1,240. Stephen Hunter, Ballymoney, Belgian Blue, 500kgs £1,290, 430kgs £1,110. Alan Murphy, Cushendall, Blonde d'Aquitaine, 380kgs £1,100, 450kgs £1,180, 440kgs £1,100. S McDonnell, Ballyvoy, Belgian Blue, 430kgs £1,090, 460kgs £1,100. SJ and DJ Currie, Mosside, Limousin, 510kgs £1,490. John McKenna, Dervock, Friesian, 550kgs £1,130, 570kgs £1,180. Liam Kirk, Coleraine, Aberdeen Angus, 490kgs £1,150, 490kgs £1,120, 540kgs £1,240. Jeffrey Wray, Carnlough, Limousin, 300kgs £830, 310kgs £900. Richard Loughrey, Limavady, Limousin, 500kgs £1,080. Robert Kerr, Broughshane, Friesian, 570kgs £1,180. John McNeill, Cushendun, Charolais, 470kgs £1,150, 480kgs £1,170, 380kgs £920. S Matthew, Bushmills, Aberdeen Angus, 490kgs £1,130.

Heifers

SJ and DJ Currie, Mosside, Limousin, 640kgs £1,780, 560kgs £1,630. Jas Heaney, Bushmills, Charolais, 550kgs £1,380. Alan Murphy, Cushendall, Charolais, 550kgs £1,280, 460kgs £1,180, 430kgs £1,090, 440kgs £1,070, 420kgs £1,130. John McNeill, Cushendun, Charolais, 400kgs £1,020, 420kgs £1,000, 490kgs, £1,160, 420kgs £1,090, 450kgs £1,140, 430kgs £1,110, 410kgs £1,130. F McCaughan, Bushmills, Charolais, 430kgs £1,050, 480kgs, £1,150, 420kgs £1,070, 440kgs £1,070, 460kgs £1,120. Stephen Hunter, Ballymoney, Belgian Blue, 500kgs £1,160, 560kgs £1,220. J and D Colgan, Ballycastle, Stabiliser, 410kgs £1,020. Patrick McMullan, Loughguile, Belgian Blue, 310kgs £840, 300kgs £840, 340kgs £900, 280kgs £780, 290kgs £850, 230kgs £690, 250kgs £780, 240kgs £660, 360kgs £850.

Fat cows

Chris Freeman, Bushmills, Hereford, 800kgs £1,750. John McNeill, Cushendun, Limousin, 680kgs £1,400. J and D Colgan, Ballycastle, Limousin, 680kgs £1,1220. John Cassley, Armoy, Friesian, 730kgs £1,170.

Sucklers

John Darragh, Ballyvoy, aged cow/heifer calf, £1,340. Warwick Farms, Ballymena, aged cow/bull calf, £1,230. W and G McAuley, Cushendall, Simmental/heifer calf, £1220.

Sale every Monday night at 6.30pm.

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Auctioneers: Armoy Livestock Mart Ltd.