Another good turnout of cattle at Armoy

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Another good turnout of 148 cattle last Monday night met with a good steady trade for all sorts of cattle.

Suckler’s sold to £1,300, steers to £1,040, heifers made up to £1,025 for 520kgs and fat cows to £900.

STEERS: Jas Bannon, Larne, Sim, 600kgs £1,040. Noel McGee, Limavady, Sim, 490kgs £840, 440kgs £775, 500kgs £890. D Kyle, Rathlin, A/A, 250kgs £525, 300kgs £635. Ivor McCaw, A/A, 380kgs £775, 390kgs £755, 300kgs £575. Alan White, Mosside, Lim, 340kgs £595, 330kgs £615. R Dawson, Antrim, Friesians, 505kgs £870, 430kgs £670. Wm Mitchell, Kells, BGA, 450kgs £690, 400kgs £640, 405kgs £640.

HEIFERS: A Devlin, Ballycastle, Char, 520kgs £1,025, 500kgs £1,000, 480kgs £940, 500kgs £930, 480kgs £880. Kilrea producer, Char, 430kgs £880, 405kgs £800, 430kgs £810, 420kgs £800, 410kgs £790, 420kgs £810. John McAllister, Bushmills, Char, 320kgs £644, 325kgs £688, 330kgs £612, 360kgs £640. A and T Butler, Ballycastle, Lim, 400kgs £765, 400kgs £730. Jas McAuley, Bushmills, A/A, 400kgs £725. P Black, Ballycastle, Lim, 400kgs £705. Ian Duncan, Ballycastle, A/A, 260kgs £500. Jim Bannon, Larne, Lim, 500kgs £915. D McLaughlin, B/B, 330kgs £695, 290kgs £600.

SUCKLERS: S Anderson, Ballymoney, Lim, springers, £1,300, £1,250, £1,270, £1,280, £1,240, £1,220. Ballymoney farmer, second calver/heifer calf, £1,130. B McCloskey, Garvagh, second springer calf, £930. P Black, Ballycastle, in-calf cows, £900, £765. J Darragh, Ballycastle, aged cows, £785, £615, £600, £615, £590.

FAT COWS: Fat cows sold to £900, for a 700kgs Lim cow.

Friesians to £680 for 580kgs.

Sale next Monday 21st December.