MARTS: Armoy

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Another excellent turnout of 2,264 sheep met a good steady trade for all sorts of sheep.

Breeding dwes sold to £122, fat lambs to £68.20, store lambs to £58.50 and fat ewes were much improved making a top price of £72.00.

FAT LAMBS: N McClure, Ballymoney 27 ½kgs £68.20. SJ and DJ Currie, Mosside, 28kgs £67.00. Robert White, Mosside, 27kgs £65.80. Jas Richmond, Bushmills, 26, £65.00. Ballymoney farmer, 25 ½kgs £67.00. Jas Anderson, Bushmills, 23 ½kgs £64.50. David Hanna, Ballymoney, 23kgs £64.00. J D McMonagle, Limavady, 22kgs £64.00. Archie Murphy, Cushendun, 26kgs £65.00. D Duggan, Magherafelt, 23kgs £63.00. G McCarry, Ballycastle, 22 ½kgs £63.80. Wm Knox, Armoy, 23kgs £63.60. J and J Ferguson, Bushmills, 23kgs £63.00. M Mitchell, Ballycastle, 23kgs £63.00.

STORE LAMBS: A Marshall, Clough, 18 c/bs £58.00. M O’Kane, Carnlough, 16 c/bs £58.50. David Marshall, Clough, 23 Suff, £57.20. D Duggan, Magherafelt, 29 c/bs £58.20. D McCouaig, Ballycastle, 25 Tex, £53.80. D McKinley, Armoy, 16 c/bs £55.50. John Fleck, Ballyclare, 15 c/bs £53.40. Terence McGarry, Armoy, 20 Tex, £49.00. Alex Williamson, Maghera, 46 b/f £54.80. Denis McHenry, Ballycastle, 48 b/f £44.50. Aidan Gallagher, Armoy, 60 b/f, £48.80. Aidan Gallagher, Armoy, 60, b/f £48.80. Hugh McNeill, Cushendun, 43, b/f, £42.80. Brendan Blaney, Cushendall, 50 c/bs £42.50. Shane Delargy, Cushendall, 42, b/f, £42.50. Seamus Mulvenna, Larne, 47 b/f £42.50. David McCaughey, Randalstown, 33 c/bs £49.00. Hugh Lagan, Draperstown, 26 b/f, £39.50. W and J O’Kane, Carnlough, 30 b/f £44.20. David McGaughey, Randalstown, 45 c/b, £46.20. Seamus O’Neill, Martinstown, 29 b/f, £40.50. McCormick Farms, Ballycastle, 29 b/f, £40.50. David McCaughey, Randalstown, 57, b/f, £45.00.

EWE LAMBS: Joe McQuillan, Carnlough, Mules, 6, £78.00, 10, £76.00, 12, £75.00, 10, £75.50. Alex Williamson, Maghera, 14 b/f, £77.00. M O’Kane, Carnlough, 16 Mules, £58.50. John Darragh, Ballycastle, 5 Mules, £70.50.

BREEDING EWES: C Buchanan, Claudy, b/f hoggets, 12, £120, 12, £110, 12, £101, 12, £98.00, 12, £97.00. Dieskirt Farms, 6 Dorsets, £96.00. Kevin Close, Armoy, 10 Mules, £122, 5, £115.

BREEDING RAMS: G Thompson, Bushmills, Suff, £190. S Mulvenna, Larne, B/F, £175. S O’Neill, Glenarm, Tex, £104.

FAT EWES: J and J Ferguson, Bushmills, Suff, £72.00. Jas McMullan, Armoy, Suff, £71.00. Karol McCaughan, Ballycastle, c/b £62.00. Alber Boyd, Cloughmills, c/bs £60.00. Robt Hanna, Loughguile, Tex, £58.00. Marg Mitchell, Ballycastle, c/bs £54.00. P McAleese, Loughguile, b/f, £54.00. Jas Anderson, Bushmills, Char, £54.00. Dan McCormick, Ballycastle, c/bs £51.00. S Mulvenna, Larne, b/f, £66.00. N McClure, Ballymoney, b/f, £61.00.

Sale every Wednesday night at 7.00pm.