Steers selling to £1,400 at Armoy Mart

An outstandingly good trade was had for the excellent show of cattle last Monday night.

Tuesday, 15th June 2021, 3:26 pm
Armoy Mart
Armoy Mart

Steers sold to £1,400 for a 640kgs Aberdeen Angus.

Heifers sold to £1,300.

Bulls sold to £2,010.

Fat cows were a tremendous trade selling to £1,300 for a 750kgs Limousin cow.

Many more cattle were needed to meet demand.

Leading prices

Armoy producer, Aberdeen Angus, 640kgs £1,400, 630kgs £1,340. Dunloy producer, Charolais, 360kgs £950. Ballymena producer, Charolais, 300kgs £850., 320kgs £810, 300kgs £750, 310kgs £770, 290kgs £700, 310kgs £760, 305kgs £790, 360kgs £840, 280kgs £750. Ballycastle producer, Charolais, 440kgs £1,040. Cushendall producer, Charolais, 500kgs £1,210, 530kgs £1,180, 500kgs £1,070. Bushmills producer, Friesian, 550kgs £1,060, 550kgs £980, 540kgs £960. Finvoy producer, Friesian, 530kgs £880, 530kgs £930. Ballymoney producer, Montbeliarde, 550kgs £1,060, 550kgs £1,100, 490kgs £920, 570kgs £970, 540kgs £960, 540kgs £980, 550kgs £970. Armoy producer, Friesian, 540kgs £980, 550kgs £960. Dervock producer, Aberdeen Angus, 520kgs £1,000, 410kgs £830. Dunloy producer, Limousin, 350kgs £810. Ballymena producer, Limousin, 305kgs £770, 300kgs £680, 300kgs £710.

Heifers

Ballycastle producer, Charolais, 460kgs £990, 390kgs £870, 450kgs £1,010, 400kgs £920. Armoy producer, Aberdeen Angus, 580kgs £1,190, 560kgs £1,110. Dervock producer, Aberdeen Angus, 470kgs £860. Bushmills producer, Aberdeen Angus, 400kgs £800, 420kgs £780, 425kgs £780, 370kgs £730. Bushmills producer, Hereford, 400kgs £810, 390kgs £770, 440kgs £840, 460kgs £880, 400kgs £830, 380kgs £740, 400kgs £790.

Fat cows

Aughafatten producer, Belgian Blue, 1,010kgs £2,010. Dunloy producer, Limousin, 750kgs £1,300. Cushendun producer, Limousin, 570kgs £1,230. Bushmills producer, Limousin, 680kgs £1,150. Armoy producer, Hereford, 570kgs £940. Ballymoney producer, Holstein, 620kgs £720. Ballintoy producer, Limousin, 630kgs £930.

Sale every Monday night at 6.30pm.

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Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.