Friday 29th November

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Good quality dairy stock continued to meet strong demand to £2150 for a calved heifer from A Park, Ballynure, calved cows to £1850 for a second calver from Martin King, Ballymena.  Ruling prices:-

A Park, Ballynure £2150, £2040, D Livingstone, Randalstown £1970, A Park £1900, Martin King, Ballymena £1850, WG Johnston, Ligoniel £1720, Martin King £1700, D Blelock, Crumlin £1620, NG Chambers, Moneyrea £1600, A Park £1600, D Blelock £1550, SG Wallace, B’shane £1500, IW & AT McCaughey, B’shane £1380, NG Chambers £1320, G & I Currie, Randalstown £1200.

 

Suckler stock sold extremely well to £1700 for an in calf Saler cow.  Ruling prices:-

R Alexander, B’shane Sal in calf cow £1700, Sal in calf hfr £1700, Sal in calf hfr £1650, Matthew Magill, Glenarm SHB in calf hfr £1650, R Alexander Sal in calf cow £1600, Sal in calf cow £1600, Matthew Magill, Glenarm Sim in calf hfr £1600, R Alexander Sal cow in calf £1520, Matthew Magill, Glenarm SHB in calf hfr £1500, R Alexander Sal in calf cow £1480, Sal in calf cow £1450, Sal in calf cow £1450, Robert Clyde, Templepatrick Lim hfr & bull calf £1400.

 

167 calves sold to £495 for an Angus bull, young heifer calves to £400 for a BB.

Beef bred bull calves sold to:-

T Herbinson, Randalstown AA £495, RJ McCullough, Glenwherry Sim £465, Sim £450, Ian Millar, Ballymena AA £420, N Allen, Shanksbridge Lim £405, Brendan Lee, Bellaghy Sim £400, Ian Millar, Ballymena AA £370, N Allen Lim £365, O Magill, Crumlin BB £360, C Kelly, Draperstown AA £360, Wm Warwick, Moorfields Lim £360, T Herbison, Randalstown AA £355.

 

Heifer calves sold to:-

Local farmer Lim £420, BB £420, James Adair, Kells BB £400, Ian Millar, Ballymena AA £380, AA £370, D Montgomery, Glenwherry Blonde £345, N Alexander, Shanksbridge Lim £315, F Allen, Randalstown BB £310, James Adair, Kells SHB £305, T Herbinson, Randalstown AA £305, N Allen, Shanksbridge Lim £300, J Hayes, Ballymena Lim £300.

 

Friesian bull calves sold to:-

G Connon, Aldergrove £260, James Adair, Kells £140, Graeme Martin, B’shane (2) £140, James Adair, Kells £130, Wm Warwick, Moorfields £115.

 

Bulls/blks 0-300kgs

A & ME Graham, Carnlough Char 210kg £620 (295), local farmer Lim 290kg £840 (289), A & ME Graham (2) Char 280kg £760 (271), WR Wilson, Ballymena Lim 280kg £750 (267), David Mairs, Magheragall Char 270kg £720 (266), Lim 300kg £800 (266), Desmond Brogan, Cloughmills Lim 260kg £680 (261), W Brown, Saintfield Char 300kg £780 (260), WJ Patton, Cloughmills Sim 260kg £675 (259), W Brown, Saintfield Char 300kg £770 (256), Hannah Healey, Belfast Lim 270kg £690 (255), Aiden McCarry, Loughgiel Lim 280kg £715 (255), W Brown Char 280kg £710 (253), Char 300kg £750 (250), D McIntosh, Glenariffe Lim 290kg £720 (248).

 

 

 

301-350kgs

S McCormick, Martinstown Char 320kg £920 (287), local farmer Char 310kg £8840 (271), AJ Wilson, Ballymena Char 350kg £930 (265), W Brown, Saintfield Char 310kg £815 (262), DS Beggs, Ballyclare Lim 310kg £800 (258), S McCormick, Martinstown Char 350kg £900 (257), D Barker, Stoneyford Lim 350kg £890 (254), AJ Wilson, Ballymena Char 330kg £835 (253), Lim 330kg £825 (250), W Brown Char 350kg £875 (250), David Mairs, Magheragall Lim 330kg £810 (245), AJ Wilson, Ballymena Char 350kg £850 (242), S McCormick, Martinstown Char 350kg £830 (237), Wm Bonnes, Randalstown Char 330kg £780 (236), Hannah Healey, Belfast Lim 330kg £770 (233), Desmond Brogan, Cloughmills Lim 330kg £765 (231).

 

351kg and over

S McCormick, Martinstown Char 380kg £950 (250), Char 410kg £970 (236), Char 360kg £845 (234), Nigel McClure, Ballymoney Lim 380kg £890 (234), O’Kane farm, Dunloy Lim 390kg £890 (228), Graham Bros, Aughafatten Lim 440kg £1000 (227), D Barker, Stoneyford BB 390kg £880 (225), James Houston, Randalstown (3) Lim 390kg £875 (224), D Barker, Stoneyford BB 420kg £940 (223), Graham Bros, Aughafatten Lim 380kg £850 (223), Nigel McClure, Ballymoney Lim 420kg £935 (222), Graham Bros, Lim 450kg £1000 (222), Desmond Brogan, Cloughmills Lim 380kg £840 (221), Neil Megarry, Crumlin Lim 360kg £795 (220).

 

Heifers 0-300kgs

DS Beggs, Ballyclare Lim 300kg £905 (301), A & ME Graham, Carnlough (3) Char 220kg £645 (293), DS Beggs Lim 280kg £820 (292), A & ME Graham (3) Char 210kg £580 (276), Hannah Healey, Belfast Lim 240kg £650 (270), David Mairs, Magheragall Char 280kg £750 (267), Hannah Healey Lim 260kg £685 (263), David Mairs Char 290kg £750 (258), Char 300kg £770 (256), A & ME Graham Char 290kg £700 (241), David Mairs BB 270kg £625 (231), WR Wilson, Ballymena Char 290kg £670 (231).

 

301-350kgs

DS Beggs, Ballyclare Lim 320kg £940 (293), local farmer Lim 320kg £845 (264), Nigel McClure, Ballymoney Lim 310kg £750 (241), WR Wilson, Ballymena Char 340kg £805 (236), S McCormick, Martinstown Char 330kg £770 (233), D Barker, Stoneyford BB 350kg £810 (231), S McCormick Char 350kg £810 (231), WR Wilson Char 310kg £710 (229), Rbt Clyde, Templepatrick Lim 340kg £775 (227), WR Wilson Lim 310kg £680 (219), DS Beggs, Ballyclare Lim 320kg £690 (215), Lim 340kg £730 (214), J Caldwell, Ballymena (2) Lim 310kg £660 (212), Hannah Healey Lim 350kg £700 (200), Aiden McCarry AA 330kg £640 (193).