Steers sell to £1,260 for 500kg at Armoy Mart

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A super show of 312 cattle at Armoy on Monday night met with an outstanding trade and prices.

Steers sold to £1,260 for 500kg, heifers to £1,100 twice for 450kgs and fat cows to £1,000.

STEERS: Colm McErlain, Armoy, Char, 500kgs, £1,260. Trevor Butler, Ballycastle, Char, 270kgs, £830. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Char, 330kgs, £940. V McErlain, Armoy, Char, 420kgs, £1,110, 400kgs, £1,010, 340kgs, £870, 500kgs, £1,150, 440kgs, £1,040. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Char, 360kgs, £970, 340kgs, £875, 350kgs, £890. Colm McErlain, Armoy, Char, 500kgs, £1,260. Geo Baker, Armoy, Char, 530kgs, £1,190. A and T Butler, Ballycastle, 250kgs, £740, 270kgs, £700, 360kgs, £850, 340kgs, £830. Walter McBride, Ballycastle, 280kgs, £840. W Higginson, Crumlin, B/B, 500kgs, £1,170. Sean McBride, Ballycastle, Char, 340kgs, £875. Ed Donnelly, Ballintoy, Char, 420kgs, £1,050, 420kgs, £1,030, 450kgs, £1,070, 420kgs, £1,000. W and J O’Kane, Carnlough, A/A, 330kgs, £840, 440kgs, £1,000. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Char, 350kgs, £850, 360kgs, £920, 400kgs, £970, 370kgs, £910, 360kgs, £880, 330kgs, £855. V McErlain, Armoy, Char, 430kgs, £995. Hugh McNeill, Cushendun, Char, 320kgs, £890, 350kgs, £885, 370kgs, £1,010, 350kgs, £900. Robt McHenry, Ballycastle, Lim, 330kgs, £815. Colm McErlain, Armoy, Char, 440kgs, £1,066, 440kgs, £1,010. Geo Baker, Armoy, Lim, 500kgs, £1,030, 510kgs, £1,210, 550kgs, £1,130. Walter McBride, Ballyvoy, Char, 300kgs, £760, 260kgs, £630. Wes Higginson, Crumlin, B/B, 550kgs, £1,150. Delargy Bros, Cushendall, Char, 450kgs, £940, 460kgs, £965, 340kgs, £990. A Kyle, Bushmills, Char, 550kgs, £1,185, 550kgs, £1,150, 590kgs, £1,220. Ed Donnelly, Ballintoy, Char, 370kgs, £995, 450kgs, £1,005, 410kgs, £970, 430kgs, £995. Burns McLean, Bushmills, Lim, 350kgs, £840, 390kgs, £900, 430kgs, £940. Robt Louden, Cloughmills, Lim, 650kgs, £1,240, 620kgs, £1,120. John Todd, Ballycastle, Lim, 550kgs, £1,070, 590kgs, £1,150, 600kgs, £1,160. John McCorry, Char, 530kgs, £1,130, 350kgs, £875, 410kgs, £1,170. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Char, 400kgs, £1,020, 500kgs, £1,010, 410kgs, £910. V McErlain, Armoy, Char, 340kgs, £965. John McNeill, Cushendun, Char, 450kgs, £1,030, 370kgs, £890, 330kgs, £830. Goe Baker, Armoy, B/B, 600kgs, £1,200, 560kgs, £1,120, 540kgs, £1,055. Jas McLaughlin, Carnlough, Sim, 480kgs, £960. Barry Dowey, 450kgs, £970.

HEIFERS: Eddie Donnelly, Ballintoy, Char, 450kgs, £1,100, 470kgs, £1,100. Jas Delargy, Cushendall, Char, 350kgs, £845, 340kgs, £990, 350kgs, £900. V McErlain, Armoy, Char, 420kgs, £1,000, 360kgs, £850, 390kgs, £885. Hugh McNeill, Cushendun, Char, 350kgs, £930, 350kgs, £830. Robt McHenry, Ballycastle, Char, 370kgs, £875, 310kgs, £750. Colm McErlain, Armoy, 430kgs, £980, 440kgs, £910, 510kgs, £1,065. A and T Butler, Ballycastle, Char, 310kgs, £940, 370kgs, £850, 380kgs, £850. Burns McLean, Bushmills, Lim, 410kgs, £950. Seamus Heffron, Randalstown, Lim, 220kgs, £555. E Donnelly, Ballintoy, Char, 420kgs, £970, 420kgs, £900, 360kgs, £870, 390kgs, £885. W and J O’Kane, Carnlough, Char, 260kgs, £620, 260kgs, £740, 300kgs, £850, 290kgs, £760. Noel Cartin, Limavady, Lim, 400kgs, £835, 370kgs, £885. Niall McLaughlin, Cushendall, Char, 280kgs, £655, 290kgs, £740. S McDonnell, Ballyvoy, Char, 250kgs, £740, 340kgs, £700. John McCorry, Char, 410kgs, £915, 480kgs, £975, 505kgs, £1,040. V McErlain, Armoy, Char, 440kgs, £950, 440kgs, £920, 390kgs, £890, 390kgs, £860, 400kgs, £850. Robt McHenry, Ballycastle, Lim, 330kgs, £700, 360kgs, £750. Jas McLoughlin, Carnlough, Char, 530kgs, £975. John Delargy, Cushendall, Char, 420kgs, £915, 310kgs, £695, 360kgs, £780, 400kgs, £815.

Breeding cows sold to £1,060 for in-calf aged cows.

Fat cows sold to £1,000 for a Char cow weighting 720kgs.

Sale every Monday night at 7pm.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.