Steers selling to £1,560 at Armoy Mart

Steers sold to £1,460 and heifers to £1,150 in a super trade at last Monday’s sale.

Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 12:08 pm

Many more cattle could have been sold at excellent prices such was the demand.

Leading prices: Ballyvoy producer, Limousin, 700kgs £1,560, 670kgs £1,480, 620kgs £1,320, 600kgs £1,320, 600kgs £1,290, 580kgs £1,230, 530kgs £1,210. Ballycastle producer, Fleckvieh, 700kgs £1,400, 600kgs £1,360, 590kgs £1,350, 580kgs £1,280, 560kgs £1,250, 500kgs £1,140. Armoy producer, Belgian Blue, 650kgs £1,410, 640kgs £1,380, 505kgs £1,080. Bushmills producer, Aberdeen Angus, 510kgs £1,090, 530kgs £1,100. Ballycastle producer, Limousin, 460kgs £1,070, 480kgs £980. Armoy producer, Aberdeen Angus, 540kgs £1,090. Bushmills producer, Parthenais, 500kgs £1,010. Cushendall producer, Charolais, 400kgs £890, 440kgs £930, 410kgs £870, 420kgs £950. Dervock producer, Friesian, 580kgs £1,050.

Heifers: Cushendall producer, 400kgs £900, 420kgs £880. Armoy producer, Norweigan Red, 560kgs £1,000, 500kgs £940, 540kgs £950. Dervock producer, Limousin, 580kgs £1,150, 580kgs £1,060. Ballyvoy producer, Stabiliser, 400kgs £810. Bushmills producer, Parthenais, 390kgs £860.

Cows: Cloughmills producer, Limousin, 650kgs £1,070. Armoy producer, Limousin, 500kgs £690, 600kgs £820. Bushmills producer, Aberdeen Angus, 600kgs £790.

Sale each Monday night at 6.30pm.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.