Steers selling to £1,740 at Armoy

A smaller show of 150 head of cattle on Monday last met with a sharper trade.

By Darryl Armitage
Tuesday, 2nd August 2022, 11:11 am

Steers sold to £1,740 for a 740kgs Limousin, heifers to £1,380 for 600kgs and fat cows made up to £1,660 for an 820kgs Limousin.

Steers

SJ and DJ Currie, Mosside, Limousin, 740kgs £1,740, 660kgs £1,660. Chas Battersby, Bushmills, Aberdeen Angus, 660kgs £1,610, 610kgs £1,410, 560kgs £1,500. Brian McAuley, Bushmills, Limousin, 570kgs £1,340, 580kgs £1,300, 600kgs £1,340, 500kgs £1,080. Hugh McLean, Coleraine, Aberdeen Angus, 590kgs £1,280, 660kgs £1,380, 550kgs £1,180. Ian Russell, Coleraine, Simmental, 660kgs £1,470. Sam Montgomery, Holstein, 720kgs £1,540. David Hayes, Clough, Shorthorn, 590kgs £1,250, 580kgs £1,230. Pat Brown, Ballycastle, Limousin, 630kgs £1,620, 700kgs £1,580, 510kgs £1,150, 580kgs £1,280, 620kgs £1,490. Fairmount Farms, Claudy, Fleckvieh, 620kgs £1,280. Raymond Dunlop, Bushmills, Friesian, 670kgs £1,360. JJ McAlister, Dervock, Hereford, 220kgs £590, 300kgs £690. Stephen Hunter, Dervock, Aberdeen Angus, 550kgs £1,190. H Burgess, Ballygowan, Limousin, 400kgs £900.

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Heifers

Hugh McLean, Coleraine, Aberdeen Angus, 600kgs £1,300. Paddy Brown, Ballycastle, Limousin, 530kgs £1,200. Robt Hodges, Armoy, Aberdeen Angus, 580kgs £1,260, 550kgs £1,100, 580kgs £1,150. J Thompson, Magherafelt, Limousin, 600kgs £1,380, 370kgs £850, 330kgs £740. Jas Chestnutt, Bushmills, Limousin, 400kgs £880. F McCaughan, Bushmills, Hereford, 570kgs £1,100, 560kgs £1,110, 600kgs £1,140. Jas Chestnutt, Portrush, Aberdeen Angus, 490kgs £1,000, 505kgs £1,050, 445kgs £900, 470kgs £950, 440kgs £880. Fairmount Farms, Claudy, Fleckvieh, 590kgs £1,240.

Fat cows

J Thompson, Magherafelt, Limousin, 600kgs £1,380. H Burgess, Ballygowan, Limousin, 820kgs £1,660, 620kgs £880. J McDonnell, Cushendall, 710kgs £1,200, 690kgs £1,170, 705kgs £1,040. Chris Lynch, Bushmills, Friesian, 705kgs £1,130, 780kgs £1,200, 610kgs £770.

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Auctioneers: Armoy Livestock Mart Ltd.