Smaller show of 683 head of sheep at Armoy

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A smaller show of 683 head last Wednesday night saw hoggets much sharper in trade and fat ewe trade jumped significantly in price, breeding sheep were harder to sell.

HOGGETS: Wm Hanna, Ballymoney, 24kgs £89.60. Martin Adams, Armoy, 24kgs £89.40. A and SP McCarry, Loughguile, 26kgs £90.00. P J Dougan, Coleraine, 24kgs £89.80. D Mathews, Ballyvoy, 25kgs £88.00. Brendan McAllister, Glenarm, B/F Lambs, 26kgs £89.00. Jas Currie, Ballymoney, 25kgs £86.80. M Malone, Coleraine, 24kgs £85.20. S Casey, Loughguile, 24kgs £85.00. Chas Knox, Ballymoney, 22kgs £83.80. J E McCaughan, Armoy, 26ks £88.00. Ballymoney producer, 23kgs £87.00. J McAuley, Ballymoney, 25kgs £87.80. A McCarry, Loughguile, 23kgs £86.00. M McVicker, Bushmills, 22kgs £79.50. John Boyle, Armoy, 23kgs £82.00. C Knox, Ballymoney, 23kgs £82.80. N Kyle, Bushmills, 22kgs £78.00.

STORE LAMBS: Karl O’Mullan, Rasharkin, 23kgs B/F £76.00. P McGarry, Ballycastle, 8 Suff, £72.50. J J Dillon, Armoy, 18 c/bs £70.00. V Rodgers, Cushendun, 6 Texels, £64.50. S McKeegan, Cushendall, 2 B/F, £69.50. A Cassidy, Coleraine, 4 Tex, £78.00, 4, £76.00, 4, £70.00.

FAT EWES: Adrian McCartney, Cloughmills, 6 Tex, £99.00. J Alcorn, Coleraine, 9, Tex, £70.80. Colm McDonnell, Armoy, 19 c/bs £72.00. John Laverty, Armoy, 3 Suff, £68.50. J E McCaughan, Armoy, 12 c/b £73.20. M M Kelly, Ballycastle, 2 Suff, £72.00. Jas Currie, Ballymoney, 5 Suff, £76.00. Matt Taggart, Coleraine, 2 Char, £60.00. F McCaughan, Bushmills, 1 Tex, £68.00. Hugh Duncan, Loughguile, 4 b/f, £57.50. D Mathews, Ballycastle, 1 c/b’s £68.00. M Delargy, Cushendall, 9 b/f, £41.50.

BREEDING SHEEP: B Jamison, Armoy, 1 B/M ewe, 2 lambs, £128. K Carlin, Draperstown, 7 springers, £98.00, 7, £88.00. W J Henry and G Henry, Armoy, 10 B/F springers, £111, 10, £90.00, 10, £85.00, 10, £90.00. D McVicker, Bushmills, c/b springers, 5, £87.50, 5, £90.00, 3, £88.00.

Sale every Wednesday night.