Steers selling to a top of £1,205 at Armoy Mart

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A smaller show of just under 100 head last Monday night met a fine trade for all sorts of cattle.

Steers sold to a top of £1,205, heifers sold to £1,080 and fat cows sold up to £1,040.

LEADING PRICES

STEERS

Cushendall producer, Limousin, 550kgs £1,110, 520kgs £1,040, 550kgs £1,090. Martinstown producer, Belgian Blue, 530kgs £1,080, 490kgs £975, 505kgs £1,000, 540kgs £990. Rathlin Island producer, Aberdeen Angus, 400kgs £765, 320kgs £650. Ballymoney producer, Aberdeen Angus, 600kgs £1,205, 600kgs £1,145. Ballymoney producer, Aberdeen Angus, 450kgs £850, 500kgs £850. Ballycastle producer, Aberdeen Angus, 480kgs £940, 440kgs £880, 500kgs £990. Ballymena producer, Limousin, 560kgs £985. Ballymoney producer, Aberdeen Angus, 540kgs £1,035. Ballycastle producer, Fleckvieh, 670kgs £1,070, 600kgs £1,005. Antrim producer, Friesian, 3, 600kgs £900.

HEIFERS

Martinstown producer, Belgian Blue, 540kgs £1,080. Bushmills producer, Hereford, 480kgs £900. Cloughmills producer, Charolais, 500kgs £930. Coleraine producer, Hereford, 400kgs £780, 420kgs £750, 460kgs £790. Ballycastle producer, Aberdeen Angus, 500kgs £915, 435kgs £790, 400kgs £755. Rathlin Island producer, Aberdeen Angus, 300kgs £585. Cairncastle producer, Aberdeen Angus, 430kgs £820, 465kgs £830. J McConaghy, Ballymoney, Aberdeen Angus, 450kgs £800, 415kgs £740.

FAT COWS

Ballymoney producer, Limousin, 770kgs £1,040. Ballymoney producer, Charolais, 720kgs £965, 680kgs £860. Kilraughts producer, Friesian, 880kgs £1,060. Armoy producer, Friesian, 600kgs £685.

Sale every Monday at 6.30pm.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.