23rd July 2020 - Page 63



MARTWEEK
SAINTFIELD CATTLE
ANOTHER great entry of
cattle at last week’s sale
with trade remaining rm
throughout. Top price of the
day was £1595 for a 990kg
Char Cow, £161 per 100kg.
FAT CATTLE sold to £1595
for a 990kg Char Cow, £161
per 100kg. Bulls sold to £1398
for a 1110kg AA, £126 per
100kg. Heifers sold to £1240
for a 660kg Lim, £188 per
100kg.
Leading Prices Ballygowan producer Char
Cows 990kg £161 £1593,
830kg £156 £1294, Sainteld
producer AA Bull 1110kg
£126 £1398, Ballynahinch
prodcuer Sim Bull 940kg £140
£1316, Crossgar producer
AA Cow 910kg £136 £1237,
Castlewellan producer Lim
660kg £188 £1240,
Portaferry producer Char
Cows 710kg £174 £1235,
590kg £177 £1044, Ardglass
producer Char Cow 750kg
£156 £1170, Millisle producer
Lim Cows 590kg £184 £1085,
620kg £175 £1085, Sainteld
producer Fr Cows 740kg
£140 £1036, 720kg £128 £921,
Downpatrick producer Fr
Cows 820kg £113 £926, 820kg
£108 £885.
BULLOCKS - almost 100
bullocks sold to £1100 for a
520kg Char.
Leading Prices - Craigavon
producer Chars 520kg £1100,
500kg £1080, 520kg £1020,
500kg £1005, Newtownards
producer Hers 600kg £1080,
590kg £1055, 500kg £960,
500kg £940, 510kg £940,
Dromore producer Chars
550kg £1055, 470kg £1045,
450kg £1030, 450kg £930,
450kg £900,
Ballynahinch producer
Chars 450kg £1040, 450kg
£975, 400kg £915, Dundonald
producer Chars 500kg £1075,
500kg £1070, 500kg £1045,
540kg £1000, 500kg £920,
Portaferry producer Chars
400kg £880, 360kg £855,
340kg £810, Ballynahinch
producer Lims 390kg £900,
340kg £885, 390kg £880.
HEIFERS sold to £1010 for a
500kg Char.
Leading Prices Downpatrick producer
Chars 500kg £1010, 500kg
£940, Crossgar producer
Chars 500kg £985, 450kg
£890, 400kg £805, Sainteld
producer Lims 440kg £905,
400kg £880, 420kg £840,
410kg £800.
DROPPED CALVES - 80
sold to £500 for a Lim Bull
and £490 for a Char Heifer.
Leading Prices - Portaferry
producer Lim Bull £500 Char
Heifer £490, Hillsborough
producer Sh Bulls £355,
£270, Kircubbin producer BB
Bulls £350, £335, £300, £295,
BB Heifers £335, £325, £295
twice, £290, Newtownards
producer Char Heifers £275,
£235, £230.
LISNASKEA CATTLE
A SEASONAL entry of Store
Cattle & Weanlings last
week sold to a good steady
demand with Cows & Calves
selling to £1520, and £1400.
Store Bullocks sold to
£900 for 520kg Lim. Store
Heifers to £965 for 470kg Lim.
Weanling Males sold to £875
for 400kg Ch. (£223) and
reaching £267 per 100kg for
a 200kg Ch. @ £535. Weanling
Heifers sold to £735 for a
FARMING BROTHERS: Tiarnán Devine, eight, and his brother Corran, 11, from Aughabrack,
enjoying attending the Richard Beattie Gortin Livestock Mart Monday evening sheep sale.
330kg Ch. (£223) and 700 for
a 300kg Ch. (£212)
COWS & CALVES Magheraveely Producer
07/14 Cow with Bull Calf to
£1520, 07/15 Cow with Bull
Calf to £1400, and 08/11 Cow
to £1320. Derrylin Producer
2nd Calver with Bull Calf to
£1200.
STORE BULLOCKS Newtownbutler Producer
500kg Lim. to £900 (£180)
470kg Lim. to £870, 490kg
Lim. to £815, 440kg Lim. to
£795, and 420kg Lim. to £730.
STORE HEIFERS Newtownbutler Producer
470kg Lim. to £965 (£205)
Derrylin Producer 440kg Sal.
To £800 and 300kg Ch. to
£680.
WEANLING STEERS &
BULLS - Lisbellaw Producer
400kg Ch. to £875 (£219)
and 420kg S/H. to £720.
Florencecourt Producer
380kg Lim. to £810. Derrylin
Producer 410kg Ch. to
£785. Rosslea Producer
350kg Ch. to £770 (£220)
Newtownbutler Producer
340kg AA. to £760 (£223)
Newtownbutler Producer
370kg Lim. to £755.
Magheraveely Producer
310kg Lim. to £745 (£240)
330kg Lim. to £725 (£220)
and 190kg Lim. to £430.
Newtownbutler Producer
370kg Her. to £705 and 200kg
Ch. to £535 (£267).
WEANLING HEIFERS Rosslea Producer 330kg
Ch. to £735 (£223) Derrylin
Producer 360kg Ch. to £705
and 320kg Ch. to £645.
Newtownbutler Producer
330kg Ch. to £700 and 350kg
Lim. to £695. Newtownbutler
Producer 340kg Ch. to £690.
BALLYMENA SHEEP
An entry of 2682 sheep last
week resulted in a sharper
trade. Fat lambs sold to 390p
per kg for a pen of 20.5kg Tex
at £80 and to a top per head
of £92.50 for a pen of 24kg
Texels. Fat ewes sold to £123.
FAT LAMBS (1958)
Top prices per kg - S
McNeilly, Ballyclare 4 Tex
20.5kg £80 (390), M Warnock,
Limavady 2 Tex 24kg £92.50
(385), JW Harbinson,
Limavady 11 Bel 22kg £83
(377), S McNeilly, 5 Suff
17kg £64 (376), JR Loughery,
Limavady 42 CB 20.5kg
£76.50 (373), JJ Mawhinney,
Kells 15 Tex 19kg £70 (368),
Kerri Simpson, B’shane 4
Tex 21kg £77 (366), Colm
McDonnell 9 Tex 21.5kg
£78.50 (365),
G Ferguson, Stewartstown
10 Tex 19.5kg £71 (364), Colm
McDonnell 2 Tex 16.5kg
£60 (363), J McQuiston,
Ballymoney 49 Tex 22kg £80
(363), N Hamill, Aughafatten
14 Tex 21kg £76 (361), Ivan
Stevenson, B’shane 4 Tex
21kg £76 (361), A & J Currie,
Ballyclare 26 Tex 22kg
£79.50 (361), S McNeilly 3
Tex 20.5kg £74 (361), Luke
Finlay, B’shane 16 Tex 20kg
£72 (360),
A McGookin, Carrick 5 Tex
22.5kg £81 (360), W Craig,
Larne 15 Char 22kg £79
(359), J Lynn, Cullybackey
11 Tex 22kg £79 (359), D
Wilson, Carntall 26 Tex 22kg
£79 (359), Keith Ferguson,
Ballymena 22 Tex 22kg £79
(359), S Gregg, Glarryford 7
Tex 22kg £79 (359), P Gregg,
Gracehill 14 Tex 21kg £75
(357), R Coleman, Glarryford
18 Tex 23kg £82 (356), L
Weatherup, Ballyclare 13 Tex
23kg £81.80 (355).
Top prices per head - M
Warnock, Limavady 2
Tex 24kg £92.50, Norman
McBurney, Moorelds 38
Tex 25.5kg £85, J Purvis,
Magherafelt 8 Tex 25kg £85,
P Donnelly, Rathkenny 13 Tex
27kg £85, Trevor Davidson,
Glenwherry 19 Tex 25kg
£84.50, A Lowry, Loughgiel
12 Tex 24kg £84.50,
John McFall, B’shane 14 Tex
25kg £84.50, Ed McErlean,
Portglenone 50 Tex 25.5kg
£84.50, K & B Sloan, Larne
3 Suff 28kg £84, D Gaston,
Carnlough 12 Tex 24.5kg
£84, Ian Dodds, Glenwherry
10 Tex 25kg £84, M & R
Simpson, B’shane 18 Tex
24.5kg £84, SH Crothers,
Doagh 9 Char 24.5kg £84,
A Coulter, Doagh 18 Tex
26kg £84, Raymond Gingles,
Kilwaughter 6 Tex 26kg £84,
James Barr, Ballyclare 12
Tex 28kg £84, John Moore,
Cullybackey 8 Suff 25kg £84,
A & W Gregg, Cloughmills
14 Tex 24.5kg £83.80, S
McGowan, Ballymoney 16
Tex 24kg £83.50,
TA Rodgers, B’shane 25 Tex
25.5kg £83, JW Harbinson,
Limavady 11 Bel 22kg £83, G
Irwin, Ballyclare 4 Tex 24kg
£83, J Knox, B’shane 21 Suff
23.5kg £83, J Boville, Toome
8 Suff 23.5kg £83, ME Collins,
Upper Ballinderry 7 Tex 24kg
£82.50.
FAT EWES (724) - First
Quality Tex £80-£123; Suff
£80-£102; CB £65-£86; BF
£45-£65.
KILREA CATTLE
A good entry of 230 stock
last week met a sharp
trade with quality stores in
demand. Steers to £1400,
Heifers to £1220,
Fat Cows £1340.
FAT COWS - Kilrea Farmer,
550k Lim £905 (165), 630k CH
£895 (142); Killaloo Farmer,
550k Sim £900 (164), 730k
£860 (118); T Bates & Son,
Magherafelt, 640k CH £900
(141), 560k BB £630 (113); J
McKay, Ballymoney, 600k
Lim £800 (133);
K Gardiner, Kilrea, 890k Sim
£1150 (129), 1110k SHB £1340
(121); W Tweed, Ballymoney,
690k Fr £880 (128); P Allen,
Randalstown, 640k CH £780
(122); R Cochrane, Bushmills,
560k Fr £685 (122); R Brown,
Cookstown, 580k Fr £675
(116);
R Kyle & Sons, Culnady,
700k Hol £815 (116), 740k
£810 (110); W Rea, Crumlin,
710k Hol £810 (114); J Walsh,
Kilrea, 660k Lim £740 (112);
P Mooney, Portglenone, 720k
BB £800 (111); R & A Smyth,
Dungiven, 930k Fr £1020
(110).
SUCKLER STOCK Limavady Farmer, AA 2nd
Calver & AA Heifer calf at
foot to £1320, SHB Cow & AA
Heifer calf at foot to £1240;
Garvagh Farmer, AA Cow
with CH Bull calf at foot to
£1280.
HEIFERS - C & J Kelly,
Bellarena, 200k AA £465
(233), 320k £680 (213), 250k
£530 (212), 310k £630 (203);
P Boone, Draperstown, 260k
Lim £560 (215), 380k £805
(212);
J Hamilton & Son, Kells,
270k Lim £570 (211), 360k
£725 (201), 350k £700 (200),
370k £715 (193); D Hammond,
Stewartstown, 290k CH £610
FARMWEEK
AUGUST 08 2019
(210), 370k £725 (196), 300k
SHB £575 (192), 340k CH £650
(191), 290k SHB £550 (190);
T Bates & Son, Magherafelt,
370k CH £770 (208);
Macosquin Farmer, 360k Lim
£750 (208); T & A Campbell,
Rasharkin, 290k Lim £590
(203), 490k CH £950 (194);
G Christie, Claudy, 480k CH
£970 (202), 460k Rom £910
(198), 510k CH £1000 (196);
A Henry, Antrim, 620k Lim
£1220 (197), 600k £1160 (193);
A & D Gillan, Ballymoney,
430k Lim £865 (201); P Allen,
Randalstown, 410k CH £820
(200); J McGarry, Dunloy,
530k CH £1055 (199); J
Christie, Ballymoney, 410k
DAQ £810 (198).
STEERS - C & J Kelly,
Bellarena, 230k AA £575
(250), 285k £680 (239), 290k
£690 (238), 300k £685 (228),
360k £820 (228), 280k £630
(225), 310k BB £670 (216),
340k £715 (210), 330k AA
£690 (209); T Bates & Son,
Magherafelt, 430k CH £950
(221), 430k £860 (200);
Maghera Farmer, 610k Lim
£1235 (203); Cookstown
Farmer, 490k CH £990 (202);
Ballymena Farmer, 440k
Lim £865 (197), 430k CH
£840 (195), 420k £810 (193);
Kilrea Farmer, 500k Lim £985
(197), 540k CH £1035 (192); N
Quigg, Kilrea, 450k DAQ £885
(197); Kilrea Farmer, 580k
Lim £1120 (193).
MARKETHILL SHEEP
An entry of 1900 sheep last
week sold in a noticeably
stronger trade for fat lambs.
Store trade remained steady
and another large entry of
cull ewes returned a steady
demand.
Heavy lambs sold to a
top of £87 each paid for
24.9kilos 349p with all good
quality pens selling from
330p to 350p per kilo paid
for 24.6kilos @ £86 each. The
entire entry of heavy lambs
averaged 25.5kilos @ £83.80
each.
Good quality middleweight
lambs sold steadily from
350p to 375p per kilo paid
for 20kilos @ £75 followed by
373p per kilo for 22.4kilos @
£83.50 each.
Store lamb trade was
exceptionally strong with
light stores selling readily
from 380p to 480p per kilo
paid for 10.2kilo @ £49 each
from a katesbridge farmer
followed by 454p per kilo
for 25 lambs weighing
14.1kilos @ £64 each from
a Castlewellan farmer.
Stronger store lambs sold
to 397p per kilo for 16kilos
@ £63.50 each and up to £68
each for 17.3kilos 393p per
kilo.
Another large entry of 540
cull ewes continued to sell in
a very strong demand with
good quality ewes selling
from £80 to £113 each and
poorer quality ewes from £50
to £70 each.
The rst sale of breeding
hoggets sold at a very good
demand to a top of £175 with
others at £168, £165 and £160
each. Main demand from
£140 to £155 each.
HEAVY LAMBS - Keady
farmer 24.6k £86 350p;
Armagh producer 24.9k £87
349p; Warrenpoint farmer
24.4k £84 344p; Belleeks
farmer 24.6k £84 341p;
Warrenpoint seller 24.9k
£85 341p; Cullyhanna farmer
24.2k £82.50 341p; Portadown
63
farmer 24.5k £82 335p;
Portadown farmer 24k £80
333p.
MIDDLEWEIGHT LAMBS
- Portadown seller 20k £75
375p; Keady seller 22.4k
£83.50 373p; Keady producer
20k £73.50 368p; Cookstown
producer 22.5k £82.50 367p;
Jerrettspass farmer 23.3k
£85 365p; Belleeks seller
20.7k £74.50 360p; Portadown
producer 21.4k £77 360p;
Cullyhanna farmer 22.4k
£80.50 359p.
STORES - Katesbridge
farmer 10.2k £49 480p;
Katesbridge farmer 10.8k £50
463p; Castlewellan producer
14.1k £64 454p; Castlewellan
producer 12.9k £57 442p;
Donaghacloney farmer
12.2k £53 435p; Mullabawn
farmer 13.7k £58.50 427p;
Banbridge seller 13.2k £54.50
413p; Rostrevor farmer 14.9k
£61.50 413p; Portadown
producer 14k £57 407p.
ARMOY SHEEP
A good turnout of 1,480
sheep at last Monday’s sale
met with a much sharper
trade for all types of sheep.
Fat Lambs sold to £90, Fat
Ewes to £100, Store lambs
were a tremendous trade
with many lots selling to
£70.00 and a top price of
£75.20.
FAT LAMBS - PJ Dougan,
Coleraine, 30kgs £90;
Colm McCluskey, Dunloy,
30kgs £87; John Moore,
Dunloy, 30kgs £83; Graham
Thompson, Bushmills, 28kgs
£83; A E Devlin, Limavady,
23kgs £82.50; Robt Linton,
Ballymena, 25kgs £84.20; Jas
McCaughan, Armoy, 23kgs
£79.50;
Kevin Robinson, Glenarm,
23kgs £79.80; Trevor Knox,
Armoy, 23kgs £81.50; G
Thompson, Bushmills, 28kgs
£82; Terence McGarry,
Loughguile, 23kgs £79.50;
Alex McCann, Martinstown,
24kgs £79.50.
STORE LAMBS - G & P
Emerson, Cushendall, 20
Suff, £75.20; Jas McAuley,
Cushendall, 29 Suff, £73.80;
Michael McDonnell,
Martinstown, 8 Suff,
£75; Sean McCambridge,
Ballyvoy, 50 Suff, £70, 50, £70,
60, £69; Randal McDonnell,
Armoy, 38, £70.20; Ronnie
Duncan, Ballyvoy, 67, Suff,
£69.50;
V & C Butler, Ballyvoy, 60,
Texel’s, £69.20; Jas McAuley,
Cushendall, 44, Suff, £67; Pat
McCarry, Ballyvoy, 46, Tex,
£68.20, 47, Tex, £67; Paddy
McDonnell, Cushendall, 39
Suff, £66.50; G McCambridge,
Ballyvoy, 55 Suff, £69;
Brendan McLaughlin,
Glenariffe, 34 Chev, £61;
Sean McIntyre, Loughguile,
46 Mules, £62.50; MM Kelly,
Ballycastle, 36 Tex, £64.50;
Kevin Robinson, Glenarm, 14
Tex, £65.
FAT EWES - J E
McCaughan, Armoy, 11
Tex, £100; John O’Kane,
Ballymoney, 17 Tex, £93.50;
Pat McBride, Ballycastle,
8 c/b’s £88; W Knowles,
Cloughmills, 4 Tex, £92; Sam
Garner, Stranocum, 3 Tex,
£88; B McAlister, Dervock, 6
c/b’s £82.50;
Wm Knox, Armoy, 9 c/b’s
£82.50; RJ Smith, Bushmills,
4 Tex, £98.50; Ballylurgan
Farms, 7 Tex, £92; Trevor
Knox, Armoy, 1 Dorset, £94;
M M Kelly Ballycastle, 18 b/f,
£64.50.

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