Heifers sell to £1,250 at Armoy Mart

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A fine show of 170 head last Monday night met with an excellent trade, selling to a top price of £1,235 for bullocks, £1,250 for heifers, and fat cows sold to £1,005 with a tremendous packed gallery of customers eager for cattle.

STEERS

Mr A Archibald, Shorthorn, 600kgs, £1,235, 520kgs, £1,050, 600kgs, £1,145. Sam McAllister, Bushmills, Limousin, 600kgs, £1,215, 650kgs, £1,235, 600kgs, £1,145. Frank McCaughan, Bushmills, Limousin, 480kgs, £985, 460kgs, £910, 460kgs, £930. Chas Battersby, Bushmills, Charolais, 570kgs, £1,105. Jas McMullan, Rathlin, Limousin, 270kgs, £600, 300kgs, £740, 260kgs, £625, 290kgs, £760, 250kgs, £635. W and J Gardiner, Ballymena, Aberdeen Angus, 570kgs, £1,094. A Archibald, Coleraine, Shorthorn, 510kgs, £970, 470kgs, £905, 590kgs, £1,090. Brian McAlister, Dervock, Hereford, 600kgs, £1,180, 570kgs, £1,110. K Wilkinson, Ballycastle, Limousin, 500kgs, £950. B and R McCollum, Loughguile, Aberdeen Angus, 590kgs, £1,095, 600kgs, £1,125, 630kgs, £1,185. S Johnston, Bushmills, Charolais, 430kgs, £885. Pat McBride, Ballyvoy, Charolais, 430kgs, £875. Paul Sayers, Cloughmills, Hereford, 460kgs, £815. Adrian Gillan, Martinstown, Aberdeen Angus, 350kgs, £680. Sam McAllister, Bushmills, Friesian, 570kgs, £1,050, 640kgs, £1,065, 660kgs, £1,150. Ross Bloomfield, Kilrea, 3 Friesian, 540kgs, £880.

HEIFERS

P J Dougan, Coleraine, Limousin, 550kgs, £1,250. Sandy O’Neill, Glenarm, Charolais, 530kgs, £1,100, 560kgs, £1,100, 505kgs, £1,045, 550kgs, £1,060. P J Dougan, Coleraine, Limousin, 470kgs, £1,000, 480kgs, £1,010, 430kgs, £930. Liam McDonnell, Ballycastle, Simmental, 400kgs, £1,000, 420kgs, £1,025, 430kgs, £1,020, 420kgs, £1,000, 420kgs, £980, 360kgs, £970, 380kgs, £890, 390kgs, £900, 330kgs, £860, 350kgs, £830. James McMullan, Rathlin, Limousin, 270kgs, £640, 300kgs, £635, 300kgs, £625. S Huey, Armoy, Belgian Blue, 380kgs, £800. F McCaughan, Bushmills, Limousin, 480kgs, £930, 470kgs, £885, 480kgs, £890. W and J Gardiner, Ballymena, Aberdeen Angus, 550kgs, £1,025, 580kgs, £1,065, 540kgs, £970.

FAT COWS

D McAlister, Ballycastle, Belgian Blue, 680kgs, £1,000, 710kgs, £1,005. Sam McKinnon, Ballycastle, Aberdeen Angus, 620kgs, £780, 690kgs, £870. Alex McKillop, Cushendall, Aberdeen Angus, 690kgs, £890. R Miskelly, Dervock, Holstein, 550kgs, £620. P McMullan, Loughguile, Aberdeen Angus, 600kgs £670. A Hanna, Armoy, Friesian, 650kgs, £670, 680kgs, £670.

Sale every Monday night at 6.30pm.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.