Smaller show of sheep at Armoy

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A smaller show of 684 sheep last Wednesday night met with an excellent trade with plenty of competition for sheep.

Fat ewes were a great trade selling to £104, fat lambs sold to £90.00 and breeding sheep to £175.

FAT LAMBS: A O’Kane, 29kgs £90.00. P J Dougan, Coleraine, 24 ½kgs £89.20. Robt Montgomery, Dervock, 27kgs £89.20. L Millen, Coleraine, 23 ½kgs £88.60. Alistair Brown, Ballymoney, 26kgs £88.80. A Devlin, Armoy, 26kgs £89.00. Brian McCurdy, Bushmills, 25kgs £89.00. D Douthart, Armoy, 26kgs £88.00. John McKeague, Ballycastle, 26kgs £87.00. A Brown, Ballymoney, 26kgs £86.80. John Jamison, Armoy, 23kgs £85.00. A Devlin, Ballycastle, 23 ½kgs £85.00. Ken Montgomery, Dervock, 23kgs £85.00. F and J McCurry, Cushendall, 22kgs £84.00. Chas Knox, Ballymoney, 22kgs £84.50. Martin Elliott, Loughguile, 23 ½kgs £85.00. Barry Taggart, Ballycastle, 24kgs £84.00. John A Todd, Ballycastle, 23kgs £85.00. Jas McAuley, Cushendall, 22kgs 384.50.

STORE LAMBS: John Alcorn, Coleraine, 10 Suff, £70.50. P Mitchell, Ballycastle, 9 Tex, £70.00. Hugh Hunter, Ballymena, 21 c/bs £76.00. Dundarave Estate, Bushmills, 35 Tex, £63.50. A Devlin, Ballycastle, 6, c/bs £65.50. M L Patton, Ballymoney, 20 Tex, £79.20.

FAT EWES: Fergus Harbinson, Limavady, 3 Texel, £104. John Smyth, Coleraine, 4 c/bs £88.00. Liam McDonnell, Ballycastle, 4 c/bs, £81.50. F Harbinson, Limavady, 4 Beltex, £86.50. Eamonn Kerr, Martinstown, 1 c/bs £75.50. John Alcorn, Coleraine, 1 c/bs £69.00. B Taggart, Ballycastle, 4 c/bs £66.00. B McCurdy, Bushmills, 1 Tex, £72.50. J G Cassley, Armoy, 2 c/bs £71.50. Brian McAlister, Mosside, 2 c/bs £71.50. Eoghan Lagan, 3 c/bs £63.00. John Smyth, Coleraine, 2 c/bs £77.00. P Boone, Draperstown, 7 c/bs £61.50.

BREEDING SHEEP: J McHenry, Glenariffe, 1 ewe, 2 lambs, £175, 1 ewe, 2 lambs, £152. WJ and G Henry, Armoy, (in lamb b/f ewes), 10, £108, 10, £97.00, 4, £96.00. J G Cassley, Armoy, in-lamb ewe, 2, £118.

Sale every Wednesday night at 7pm.