Steers sell to £1,730 at Armoy

A fine turnout of 130 head on Monday night at Armoy met with a 100% clearance in an excellent trade.

Steers sold to £1,730 for a 710kgs Sim Steer, Heifers to £1,620 paid for a 670kgs Lim, Fat Cows sold to £1,340 for a 700kgs Hereford.

Heifers to £1,620 paid for a 670kgs Lim, Fat Cows sold to £1,340 for a 700kgs Hereford.

LEADING PRICES

Armoy Mart

STEERS: John O’Neill, Glenarm, Sim, 710kgs £1,730. Richard Chambers, Bushmills, Lim, 680kgs £1,670, 520kgs £1,260. John McGowan, Ballycastle, Char, 390kgs £1,000, 440kgs £1,090. Robert Chambers, Ballycastle, A/A, 560kgs £1,300, 540kgs £1,270, 520kgs £1,230, 490kgs £1,110, 560kgs £1,280, 500kgs £1,130. Jas McCaughan, Ballycastle, Fres, 720kgs £1,340, 610kgs £1,160, 620kgs £1,210. Brian McAuley, Bushmills, FKV, 550kgs £1,260, 570kgs £1,180, 630kgs £1,380, 580kgs £1,280. John Sinclair, Bushmills, A/A, 400kgs £1,080, 350kgs £900, 390kgs £980, 410kgs £1,000. Patrick Black, Glenshesk, M/B, 550kgs £1,140, 440kgs £1,030, 510kgs £1,090. Rob Chambers, Ballycastle, Fres, 550kgs £1,140, 550kgs £1,180, 520kgs £1,030, 520kgs £1,040, 520kgs £1,150, 530kgs £1,130. J J McAllister, Dervock, HER, 460kgs £1,010, 410kgs £860, 430kgs £920, 420kgs £890, 360kgs £840, 360kgs £830. Colin Moody, Bushmills, A/A, 550kgs £1,180. J Sinclair, Bushmills, A/A, 350kgs £800, 360kgs £800. John McGowan, Ballycastle, Lim, 340kgs £840, 330kgs £800.

HEIFERS: Sean McCambridge, Ballyvoy, Lim, 670kgs £1,620. Alexander O’Neill, Glenarm, Char, 550kgs £1,500, 505kgs £1,360, 500kgs £1,300, 500kgs £1,330. Sean McCambridge, Ballyvoy, Lim, 500kgs £1,310, 390kgs £870. John McKillop, Cushendall, A/A, 630kgs £1,390, 570kgs £1,260, 560kgs £1,190, 540kgs £1,180. Robert Chambers, Ballycastle, A/A, 490kgs £1,040, 440kgs £930. Eamon McGarry, Ballymena, B/B, 400kgs £860, 380kgs £840, 400kgs £910, 340kgs £760. Claudy Farmer, Char, 380kgs £980, 385kgs £980, 390kgs £900, 340kgs £790, 370kgs £830. Richard Chambers, Ballycastle, Lim, 580kgs £1,370, 570kgs £1,320. Wm Jamison, Armoy, A/A, 580kgs £1,250, 520kgs £1,100, 600kgs £1,200.

FAT COWS: D McAlister, Glenann, HER, 700kgs £1,340. S Booth, Ballymoney, HOLS, 660kgs £840. F McCaughan, Bushmills, Lim, 560kgs £860.

Auctioneers: Armoy Livestock Mart Ltd