Steers selling to £1,730 for 700kgs at Armoy Mart

Just over 100 head of cattle on Monday night met with a fantastic trade and a 100% clearance with many more cattle needed to meet demand at the ringside and online with over a third of the cattle sold online.

Leading prices

Steers

Seamus Mulvenna, Cairncastle, Charolais, 700kgs £1,730, 705kgs £1,670, 700kgs £1,670. 660kgs £1,590, 670kgs £1,560, 600kgs £1,520. Robert Currie, Ballymoney, Hereford, 710kgs £1,500, 720kgs £1,540. John Todd, Ballycastle, Limousin, 600kgs £1,460, 600kgs £1,440, 580kgs £1,380. Nigel O’Boyle, Glenariffe, Limousin, 300kgs £800, 280kgs £780, 320kgs £840. Jas Trimble, Ballymena, Aberdeen Angus, 490kgs £1,200, 460kgs £1,030, 470kgs £1,030. Robert Currie, Ballymoney, Friesian, 700kgs £1,370, 670kgs £1,260, 710kgs £1,330, 700kgs £1,230. Robert McAllister, Bushmills, Aberdeen Angus, 480kgs £1,050. Malachy Kelly, Ballycastle, Charolais, 430kgs £1,100, 470kgs £1,290, 440kgs £1,140, 470kgs £1,280, 490kgs £1,200, 405kgs £1,100. Sam Gaston, Dunloy, Aberdeen Angus, 560kgs £1,180. Sam Gregg, Glarryford, Aberdeen Angus, 440kgs £950, 380kgs £790. Brian McCloskey, Loughguile, Friesian, 690kgs £1,340, 600kgs £1,190, 660kgs £1,240. Warwick Farms, Ballymena, Limousin, 540kgs £1,200, 545kgs £1,180, 520kgs £1,160, 480kgs £980. Ivor McCaw, Bushmills, Aberdeen Angus, 415kgs £890, 370kgs £730, 400kgs £850. Martin Delargy, Cushendall, Friesian, 570kgs £1,000, 490kgs £900.

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Heifers

Seamus Mulvenna, Cairncastle, Charolais, 700kgs £1,730, 680kgs £1,700. John Todd, Ballycastle, Charolais, 640kgs £1,500. Robert McAllister, Bushmills, Belgian Blue, 580kgs £1,370. PJ McGuckian, Cloughmills, Limousin, 600kgs £1,360. Mal Kelly, Ballycastle, Charolais, 540kgs £1,350, 420kgs £1,150, 400kgs £980, 410kgs £1,110, 520kgs £1,230, 360kgs £900. C Marron, Magherafelt, Hereford, 600kgs £1,330, 580kgs £1,280, 570kgs £1,170, 660kgs £1,320. Stephen O’Rawe, Ballyvoy, Aberdeen Angus, 550kgs £1,210, 500kgs 1,060, 500kgs £1,040, 505kgs £1,030, 520kgs £1,130. Danny McBride, Ballyvoy, Charolais, 460kgs £1,140. Nigel O’Boyle, Glenariffe, Limousin, 200kgs £600.

Fat cows

Robert McHenry, Torr, Limousin, 700kgs £1,240. Robert Currie, Ballymoney, Friesian, 740kgs £1,160. Representatives of Mr D McCouaig, Ballyvoy, Limousin, 620kgs £1,230, 790kgs £1,220, 620kgs £1,080. Danny McBride, Ballyvoy, Limousin, 560kgs £1,000. Seamus McDonnell, Ballyvoy, Aberdeen Angus 670kgs £990. Stephen Cochrane, Bushmills, Friesian, 730kgs £950, 660kgs £750. P Donnelly, Ballymena, Friesian, 540kgs £980, 454kgs £1,030.

Sale each Monday night.

Two more sales before Christmas holidays.

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Auctioneers: Armoy Livestock Mart Ltd.