Another fine show of sheep at Armoy sale

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Another fine show of sheep on Wednesday last saw Fat Lambs ease in price but Store lambs and Breeding Ewes remained strong.

FAT LAMBS: John Mullan, Limavady, 23 ½kgs £85.00. Robt Hanna, Ballymoney, 27kgs £81.20. Pat Kane, Bushmills, 27kgs £80.00. Fred Hanna, Ballymoney, 24kgs £79.80. Pat Kane, Lagavar, 23 ½kgs £79.00. S Bartlett, Armoy, 23kgs £79.00. Chas Knox, Ballymoney, 22kgs £78.80. E Ferguson, Magherafelt, 26kgs £83.50. Lyle Morrison, Ballymoney, 27kgs £79.00. Chris Hegarty, Ballymoney, 27kgs £80.00. John Mullan, Limavady, 22 ½kgs £77.00.

STORE LAMBS: Brendan Blaney, Cushendall, 60 c/b’s £64.50. W & J O’Kane, Carnlough, 26 c/b’s £62.00. Pat McKendry, Armoy, 28 Suff, £63.00. Liam Devlin, Armoy, 50 Suff, £64.00. L O’Neill, Cushendun, 41 Tex, £62.00. Pat McAlister, Glenariffe, 11 Suff, £66.00. David McCammon, Larne, 31 Suff, £61.00. Niall McKeague, Ballycastle, 40 Tex, £64.20. Austin Calwell, Ballymena, 13 Tex, £62.50. John McAuley, Cushendall, 17 Tex, £62.00. Sean McCambridge, Ballyvoy, 10 Suff, £66.80. Samuel Thompson, Maghera, 16 Tex, £64.20. E Duncan, Ballyvoy, 23 Tex, £60.50. Harry McKiernan, Ballyvoy, 20 Suff, £65.00.

BREEDING EWES: C McDonnell, Armoy, 11 Mules, £161, 23, £151, 11, £154, 11, £151, 11, £141. M McCurry, Cushendall, 14 Mules, £138, 14, £140. Michelle Wright, Carnlough, 10 Mules, £145, 10, £142.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister & Son

Sale each Wednesday