Trade sharper at Armoy

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Just over 200 cattle were on offer at last Monday night’s sale and trade was sharper for the quality of cattle on offer.

Top price was £1,315 paid for a 600kgs A/A Steer, Heifers sold to £1,120 for 530kgs, Fat cows to £940 for 700kgs.

STEERS: Ballymoney Farmer A/A, 600kgs £1,315. C Battersby, Bushmills B/B, 580kgs £1,110, 700kgs £1,235. Ballymoney Farmer, A/A, 500kgs £1,090, 605kgs £1,315, 615kgs £1,235, 600kgs £1,205, 640kgs £1,315. Jas McKendry, Turnagrove, B/B, 705kgs £1,140, 650kgs £1,070. W Millar, Kilrea, Hereford, 550kgs £1,160. Alistair McGuckian, Dunloy, A/A, 460kgs £935, 505kgs £1,070. John McKillop, Cushendall, Char, 400kgs £900, 415kgs £960, 400kgs £895, 410kgs £910, 375kgs £890, 425kgs £930, 405kgs £930, 440kgs £930. Ciaran Finnegan, Lim, 450kgs £930, 490kgs £955, 470kgs £900, 500kgs £945, 500kgs £915. M Steele, Glenarm, Char, 360kgs £890, 300kgs £782. G McIlroy, Ballycastle, Lim, 500kgs £890, 400kgs £750, 400kgs £730, 420kgs £740, 450kgs £840. M Steele, Glenarm, Lim, 300kgs £765. C Battersby, Bushmills, B/B, 600kgs £1,055. John McGowan, Ballycastle, Friesians, 480kgs £795, 495kgs £800. Boyd Atcheson, Ballymoney, 500kgs £920. Alex Parkhill, Ballymoney, S/H, 315kgs £705. Mal Kelly, Ballycastle, B/B, 400kgs £800. Brian Walker, Mosside, B/B, 460kgs £860, 405kgs £875, 475kgs £825. Geo McAuley, Armoy, Lim, 320kgs £770, 310kgs £690, 305kgs £685. D McAuley, Cushendall, Char, 410kgs £900. David Hayes, Clough, S/H, 305kgs £655. John McCartney, Cloughmills, FKV, 600kgs £1,075. R Taggart, Bushmills, Char, 260kgs £645.

HEIFERS: John McLaughlin, Bushmills, PAR, 500kgs £1,100, 500kgs £1,035, 590kgs £1,095, 560kgs £1,020, 530kgs £1,120, 530ks £1,110, 500kgs £950. Kilrea Farmer, A/A, 500kgs £1,025, 470kgs £905, 420kgs £820, 440kgs £885. John McKillop, Cushendall, Char, 400kgs £885, 360kgs £840, 440kgs £885, 400kgs £815, 400kgs £855, 430kgs £870, 400kgs £820, 405kgs £845. Francis McDonnell, Martinstown, 350kgs £755, 380kgs £735. M Steele, Glenarm, Lim, 330kgs £790, 340kgs £700, 300kgs £670. Dan McAllister, Novally, Lim, 550kgs £975, 500kgs £840. Derek Kane, Bushmills, A/A, 380kgs £725, 360kgs £695. Ray Taggart, Bushmills, Char, 280kgs £602, 300kgs £600.

FAT COWS: M McKenna, Dervock, BGA, 700kgs £940, 600kgs £820, 580kgs £615. Alan White, Mosside, Friesian, 680kgs £965. Robt Miskelly, Mosside, Friesian, 740kgs £720.

SUCKLERS: W & A Henry, Armoy, Aged cow/Heifer Calves, £1,100, £1,080. Springing Cows sold to £1,000.

Sale every Monday night at 7.00pm. All sorts of cattle sold and wanted