Steers sell for up to £820 at Armoy Mart suckled calves sale

A smaller show of 180 calves were on offer at last Thursday's sale of suckled calves in Armoy Mart. Quality was poorer and prices were firmer.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 17th October 2016, 11:03 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 7:26 pm

LEADING PRICES

STEERS: Jas Colgan, Ballycastle, Char, 300kgs, £820. P McDonnell, Cushendall, Char, 300kgs, £770, 280kgs, £725, 300kgs, £720, 330kgs, £740. Jas Colgan, Ballycastle, Char, 290kgs, £785, 280kgs, £760, 320kgs, £770. Sam Creith, Armoy, Char, 320kgs, £740, 330kgs, £740. Alistair Stevenson, Armoy, Char, 350kgs, £770. Vincent McHenry, Ballycastle, Char, 240kgs, £740. Sean McBride, Ballycastle, Char, 280kgs, £720, 320kgs, £725, 290kgs, 695, 320kgs, £740. Wm McAuley, Cushendall, Fkv, 235kgs, £570. Aidan Devlin, Limavady, Lim, 300kgs, £720, 310kgs, £695. Peter McCurdy, Rathlin Island, Lim, 330kgs, £760, 340kgs, £770, 300kgs, £800. Joe McQuillan, Rathlin Island, Lim, 260kgs, £685, 270kgs, £700, 240kgs, £680. J and J McAlister, Cushendall, Char, 280kgs £735, 220kgs £560, 230kgs £645, 250kgs, £680, 230kgs, £620, 270kgs, £665, 260kgs, £705. M M Kelly, Ballycastle, Char, 330kgs, £840. M Henderson-Neill, Armoy, Lim, 260kgs, £650, 270kgs, £705. Jas Gillan, Loughguile, Lim, 340kgs, £705, 380kgs, £765.

HEIFER CALVES: Aidan Devlin, Limavady, Lim, 350kgs, £755. Margaret Henderson-Neill, Lim, 270kgs, £705. Sam Creith, Armoy, Char, 330kgs, £740. P McDonnell, Cushendall, Char, 270kgs, £670, 270kgs, £615, 300kgs, £660. J and J McAlister, Cushendall, Char, 250kgs, £605, 220kgs, £600, 270kgs, £615. M M Kelly, Ballycastle, Char, 300kgs, £700, 250kgs, £575. M Henderson-Neill, Lim, 270kgs, £620, 220kgs, £500. Wm Moor, Coleraine, Char, 350kgs £720, 270kgs, £550, 310kgs, £635, 270kgs, £550. D McCollum, Loughguile, Char, 240kgs, £565. V McNeill, Ballycastle, Char, 260kgs, £625, 240kgs, £530, 330kgs, £730. Aidan Devlin, Limavady, Lim, 290kgs, £585. John Mulvenna, Glenarm, Lim, 155kgs, £450, 165kgs, £460.

Show and sale of junior Charolais calves this Thursday (20th October). Final sale Thursday 27th October 2106.

Auctioneer: Daniel McAlister and Son.