Heifers selling to £1,630 and fat cows to £1,380 at Armoy

A smaller show of 90 cattle met with a very sharp trade.

Steers sold to £1,340 paid for a 615kg Friesian steers, heifers sold to £1,630 paid for 650kgs Limousin heifer and fat cows sold to £1,380 for 585kgs.

Leading prices

Steers

Armoy Mart

Robert Currie, Ballymoney, Friesian, 615kgs £1,340, 640kgs £1,260, 690kgs £1,240, 680kgs £1,180. J D Wilson, Armoy, Charolais, 400kgs £930. David McClure, Ballymoney, Fleckvieh, 630kgs £1,430, 610kgs £1,280, 580kgs £1,230, 570kgs £1,180, 530kgs £1,060. E Young, Armoy, Limousin, 410kgs £1,060. Peter McCurdy, Rathlin, Limousin, 250kgs £680. Brian McCloskey, Loughguile, Friesian, 580kgs £1,110, 590kgs £1,020, 590kgs £1,060, 615kgs £1,110. Alan Dempster, Ballymoney, Hereford, 590kgs £1,240. R Currie, Ballymoney, Friesian, 605kgs £1,170. Jas McAuley, Bushmills, Aberdeen Angus, 405kgs £880.

Heifers

A and D Glass, Ballycastle, Limousin, 630kgs £1,630, 590kgs £1,460, 580kgs £1,460, 650kgs £1,630, 570kgs £1,340, 520kgs £1,220. Bushmills farmer, Stabiliser, 580kgs £1,380. David McClure, Ballymoney, Fleckvieh, 630kgs £1,430. George Steele, Bushmills, Aberdeen Angus, 530kgs £1,100. Peter McCurdy, Rathlin, Limousin, 250kgs £540, 300kgs £640.

Fat cows

Bushmills farmer, Stabiliser, 600kgs £1,380, 570kgs £1,080. D McNeill, Loughguile, Fleckvieh, 590kgs £1,100, 540kgs £940. John D Wilson, Armoy, Limousin, 600kgs £980.

Sale every Monday night at 6.30pm sharp.

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Auctioneers: Armoy Livestock Mart Ltd.