Latest prices from the sales rings at Ballymena

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406 beef cattle sold to 215 pence per kg which was paid for three AA steers 610kg, 540kg and 530kg from J McKinley, Bushmills.

Beef heifers to 198 pence for a 610kg Lim, beef cows to 184 pence for a 760kg Lim (£1398). Friesian cows to 115 pence for 700kg, Friesian steers to 164 pence.

Beef cows sold to: O’Kane farm, Dunloy Lim 760kg £1398 (184), S Gilmore & Co, Kilrea Lim 560kg £912 (163), E & P McCormick, Cushendun Lim 540kg £847 (157), JK Currie, Ballymena Char 800kg £1256 (157), Robert Quee, Ballycarry Lim 770kg £1193 (155), Graham Bros, Aughafatten Char 690kg £1062 (154), R & A Morrow, Glenarm BB 750kg £1140 (152), E & P McCormick Lim 600kg £900 (150), Sam McNabney, Clough Lim 830kg £1245 (150), O’Kane farm Char 880kg £1320 (150), JB Crawford, Aughfatten Ge 660kg £976 (148), Robert Quee, Ballycarry Lim 740kg £1065 (144), Norman McBurney, Moorfields Lim 700kg £1001 (143), John Davidson, Moorfields Lim 570kg £809 (142), J McHenry, Mosside Sal 670kg £944 (141), John Davidson, Moorfields Lim 590kg £826 (140).

Friesian cows sold to: McGookin farming, Ballyclare 700kg £805 (115), 620kg £694 (112), Desmond McKee, Randalstown 640kg £716 (112), Wm Warwick, Moorfields 650kg £721 (111), James Currie, Larne 640kg £710 (111), K Steele, Islandmagee 630kg £674 (107), P & S Kelly, Kells 560kg £599 (107), A Park, Ballynure 620kg £663 (107), J Ferguson, Straid 760kg £805 (106), Wm Moore, Templepatrick 720kg £756 (105), K Steele, Islandmagee 690kg £717 (104), local farmer 700kg £721 (103), R Simpson, Ballymena 630kg £648 (103), A Park, Ballynure 600kg £612 (102).

Beef heifers sold to: Mrs H McConkey, Antrim Lim 610kg £1207 (198), J McKinley, Bushmills AA 530kg £1028 (194), T McCullough, Broughshane Lim 560kg £1064 (190), Lim 500kg £935 (187), Robin Cherry, Ballymena AA 580kg £1061 (183), TJ Alexander, Templepatrick Char 580kg £1044 (180), S Gilmore & Co, Kilrea Char 600kg £1068 (178).

Beef steers sold to: J McKinley, Bushmills AA 530kg £1139 (215), AA 540kg £1161 (215), AA 610kg £1311 (215), John Blair, Cullybackey Char 600kg £1248 (208), Char 610kg £1262 (207), W Park, Antrim Char 550kg £1138 (207), Robin Cherry, Ballymena AA 640kg £1318 (206), Brian McAfee, Aghadowey AA 530kg £1086 (205), Robin Cherry AA 550kg £1122 (204), John Blair, Cullybackey Sim 610kg £1238 (203), G Tomb, Killycurragh Lim 690kg £1393 (202), Gardiner Murdock, Broughshane BB 570kg £1140 (200), Robin Cherry AA 680kg £1360 (200), (2) AA 640kg £1280 (200), B Cairns, Dromara Char 690kg £1380 (200).

Friesian steers sold to: W Kerr, Glarryford 610kg £1000 (164), Edward Henry, Newtownards 590kg £961 (163), 600kg £966 (161), D & S Kennedy, Broughshane 650kg £1007 (155), 710kg £1093 (154), Edward Henry 590kg £890 (151), James Duffin, Ahoghill 520kg £780 (150), D Gilliland, Ballymena 680kg £992 (146), N Wilson, Ballymena 680kg £952 (140), James Currie, Larne 510kg £714 (140).

35 lots in the dairy ring on Friday, 30th September sold to £3250 for an 18 month old pedigree Friesian bull from DJ & S Allen, Limavady. S McCormick, Bangor sold calved heifers to £1480.

Ruling prices: S McCormick, Bangor calved hfr £1480, calved hfr £1350, P Mairs, Comber calved hfr £1300, David McNeilly, Randalstown calved hfr £1230, J Ferguson Snr, Straid calved hfr £1180, E & J Arthur, Templepatrick calved hfr £1140, W Gillespie, Portglenone calved cow £1130, WS Kennedy, Ballyclare calved cow £1080, P Mairs, Comber calved hfr £1070, E & J Arthur, Templepatrick calved hfr £1070, Howard McNabney calved hfr £1060, J Ferguson Snr, Straid calved cow £1060, D Blelock, Crumlin calved hfr £1050, IW & AT McCaughey, Broughshane calved hfr £1030, WS Kennedy, Ballyclare calved hfr £1010, P Mairs, Comber calved hfr £1000, W Gillespie, Portglenone calved cow £1000, S McCormick, Bangor calved cow £1000, D Blelock calved hfr £1000.

30 lots in the suckler ring sold to £1720 for a AA bull from Wm McCord, Cullybackey. S & W Robinson, Glenarm sold BB heifers with calves at foot to £1700.

Ruling prices: S & W Robinson, Glenarm BB hfr & bull calf £1700, BB hfr & bull calf £1680, L McClinton, Glenarm BB hfr & hfr calf £1510, S & W Robinson, BB hfr & hfr calf £1420, BB hfr & hfr calf £1400, A Baxter, Ballyclare Lim hfr & bull calf £1320, J Alexander, Randalstown BB hfr & bull calf £1250, Ian Gibson, Broughshane Sal cow & bull calf £1100, Sal cow & hfr calf £1100, A Baxter, Ballyclare Lim cow & bull calf £1080.

185 lots in the calf ring sold to £505 for a pair of AA bulls (3 months), young bull calves to £405 for a Sim (6 weeks). Heifer calves to £415 for an Angus (4 months), young heifer calves to £290 for a BB (2 weeks). Strong Friesian bulls to £230, young lots to £125.

Beef bred bull calves sold to: J & M Wilson, Carrickfergus (2) AA £505, Leslie Wilson, Doagh Sim £405, MT Boyd, Kilwaughter BB £380, David McClintock, Broughshane BB £380, Leslie Wilson, Doagh Sim £375, David Steele Char £370, Leslie Wilson Sim £370, BB £360, JR McNeilly, Randalstown Here £340, M & R Park, Ballymena BB £340, WS Kennedy, Ballyclare AA £335, JR McNeilly, Randalstown Here £330, RJ Hill, Randalstown BB £325, David McClintock, Broughshane AA £325, RJ Hill, Randalstown BB £320.

Heifer calves sold to: J & M Wilson, Carrick AA £415, (2) AA £405, AA £390, WR Hamilton, Broughshane Sim £385, J & M Wilson AA £350, Leslie Wilson, Doagh BB £320, JR McNeilly, Randalstown (2) Here £315, DG Wallace, Templepatrick Lim £295, M & R Park, Ballymena BB £290, A Scott, Glarryford Char £275, RLA & D Irvine, Dundrod BB £275, Leslie Wilson Sim £275, local farmer Lim £260, N Alexander, Gracehill Lim £255.

Bull calves sold to: Stephen Bell, Dundrod £230, local farmer £200, WS Gregg, Cloughmills £155, DG Wallace, Templepatrick £130, G Rea, Rasharkin (2) £125, Dean McAllister, Armoy £120, RLA & D Irvine, Dundrod £105, MT Boyd, Kilwaughter £100, RLA & D Irvine £95, B Dunn, Ballyclare £95, £90, Dean McAllister, Armoy £85, Matt Millar, Randalstown £75, J Small, Randalstown £72.

300 weanlings sold to 285p per kg for a 200kg Lim male at £570, 300kg Char at £775 (258p), 350kg Char at £830 (237p), 370kg Char at £835 (226p). Heifers to 250p per kg for 240kg Lim at £600, 310kg Lim at £750 (242p), 380kg Lim at £890 (234p).

Bulls/blks 0-250kgs: JS Dunn, Ballyclare Lim 200kg £570 (285), Lim 230kg £600 (260), Stephen McDowell, Magheramourne Lim 210kg £545 (259, B Quayle, Downpatrick Lim 250kg £635 (254), JS Dunn Lim 210kg £530 (252), J McFarland, Templepatrick Lim 160kg £390 (243), JS Dunn Lim 230kg £550 (239), Lim 180kg £425 (236), Jean Craig, Larne Lim 250kg £570 (228), E Forgrave, Glarryford Lim 220kg £495 (225), M McBride, Crumlin Sal 250kg £560 (224), JS Dunn, Lim 240kg £530 (220), E Forgrave, Lim 230kg £500 (217), Lim 240kg £505 (210).

251-300kgs: S Magorrian, Downpatrick Char 300kg £775 (258), Char 290kg £725 (250), Char 290kg £710 (244), E Forgrave Lim 260kg £600 (230), B Quayle, Downpatrick Char 290kg £665 (229), M McBride, Crumlin Char 280kg £640 (228), Jean Craig, Larne Char 280kg £640 (228), A Abbott, Lisburn Lim 300kg £680 (226), E Forgrave Lim 260kg £580 (223), M McBride, Crumlin Char 300kg £620 (206), JM McKinty, Ballyclare (2) Char 270kg £550 (203), Jean Craig (2) Char 300kg £600 (200), D Glass, Ballymena Char 290kg £580 (200).

301-350kgs: S Magorrian, Downpatrick Char 350kg £830 (237), B Quayle, Downpatrick Char 310kg £710 (229), S Magorrian Char 350kg £795 (227), Char 310kg £700 (225), Char 310kg £695 (224), Sean Graham, Portglenone Lim 310kg £675 (217), S Magorrian Char 340kg £720 (211), D Glass, Ballymena Char 330kg £690 (209), M McBride, Crumlin (2) Char 310kg £640 (206), Wm Warwick, Templepatrick Lim 310kg £640 (206), Sean Graham, Portglenone Lim 320kg £660 (206), B Quayle, Downpatrick Char 310kg £635 (204), Mrs S Russell, Templepatrick Lim 340kg £690 (202), D Thompson, Bushmills Lim 340kg £690 (202), B Quayle Char 350kg £710 (202).

351kg and over: P McConnell, Ligoniel Char 370kg £835 (225), Char 390kg £875 (224), D Glass, Ballymena Char 380kg £830 (218), AJ Wilson, Ballymena Char 400kg £870 (217), P McConnell, Char 370kg £800 (216), D Glass, Ballymena Char 390kg £830 (212), Mrs S Russell, Templepatrick Blonde 390kg £810 (207), D Glass, Ballymena Char 370kg £760 (205), P McConnell Char 410kg £825 (201).

Heifers 0-250kgs: S McDowell, Magheramourne Lim 240kg £600 (250), W McConnell, Ballyclare Char 190kg £455 (239), TS McAuley, Larne SH 210kg £495 (235), Anne Marie Davey, Broughshane Sim 250kg £555 (222), Jean Craig, Larne Lim 240kg £515 (214), J McFarland, Templepatrick Lim 140kg £300 (214), local farmer Sim 250kg £525 (210), J McFarland Char 180kg £375 (208), E Forgrave, Glarryford (2) Lim 240kg £490 (204), TS McAuley, Larne (2) SH 190kg £380 (200), G Patton, Stranocum (2) AA 160kg £320 (200).

251-300kgs: Local farmer (2) Sim 270kg £630 (233), Sim 300kg £690 (230), S Magorrian, Downpatrick Char 290kg £640 (220), Stephen Hall, Monkstown Lim 300kg £660 (220), E Forgrave, Ballymena Lim 270kg £585 (216), B Quayle, Downpatrick Char 290kg £610 (210), S Magorrian Char 260kg £545 (209), Char 290kg £600 (206), Lim 280kg £575 (205), D Glass, Ballymena Char 280kg £575 (205), Stephen Hall, Monsktown Lim 270kg £550 (203), B Quayle, Downpatrick Char 260kg £520 (200), WR Magee, Kilwaughter Char 290kg £580 (200).

301-350kgs: Sean Graham, Portglenone Lim 310kg £750 (241), S Magorrian, Downpatrick Char 320kg £740 (231), Char 330kg £755 (228), Sean Graham, Lim 330kg £745 (225), Stephen Hall, Monkstown Lim 310kg £695 (224), Lim 310kg £690 (222), Lim 320kg £710 (221), S Weatheurp, Ballyclare Lim 340kg £750 (220), S Magorrian Char 350kg £755 (215), B Quayle, Downpatrick Char 310kg £660 (212), Stephen Hall Lim 320kg £680 (212), (2) Lim 330kg £700 (212), J Oliver, Limavady Lim 350kg £740 (211), Stephen Hall, Lim 330kg £690 (209), Lim 340kg £710 (208).

351kg and over: Graham Bros, Aughafatten Lim 380kg £890 (234), Lim 360kg £800 (222), Stephen Hall, Monkstown Lim 370kg £820 (221), Graham Bros, Aughafatten Lim 370kg £795 (214), Miss J Gilliland, Muckamore Lim 360kg £750 (208), J Gault, Ballyclare Char 430kg £890 (207), Char 490kg £1010 (206), Stephen Hall, Monkstown Lim 380kg £780 (205), AJ Wilson, Ballymena Char 400kg £815 (203), Graham Bros, Lim 380kg £765 (201), Miss J Gilliland Lim 420kg £840 (200), J Gault, Ballyclare Char 440kg £880 (200).

A small entry of 350 bullock/bull calves at Ballymena’s second suckled calf sale on Saturday, 1st October resulted in a great trade for the quality calf. HA Wilson, Newtowncrommelin topped the sale at £1170 for 440kg for a super Char calf.

Leading prices as follows:

Bulls/blks 0-250kgs: P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 230kg £700 (304), J Sawyers, Sixmilecross Char 240kg £695 (289), Paul Downey, Portglenone Char 240kg £660 (275), S Henderson, Ballycastle Char 230kg £620 (269), H McCracken, Ballywalter Lim 200kg £535 (267), Lim 200kg £530 (265), Wm Houston, Moorfields Char 220kg £575 (261), M Kelly, Limavady Lim 220kg £570 (259), S & M Warwick, Ballyclare Lim 220kg £565 (256), M McVicker, Ballycastle Char 250kg £640 (256), S & M Warwick Char 210kg £535 (254), M McVicker Char 210kg £530 (252), James Newell, Ballymoney Char 250kg £630 (252), S & M Warwick Lim 220kg £550 (250), J Sawyers Char 240kg £600 (250), Lim 230kg £565 (245).

251-300kgs: J Sawyers, Sixmilecross Char 280kg £900 (321), Char 300kg £910 (303), P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 280kg £820 (292), Robert Workman, Kilwaughter Char 270kg £790 (292), P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 270kg £780 (288), James Newell, Ballymoney Char 260kg £750 (288), local farmer Lim 260kg £740 (284), Robert Workman, Kilwaughter Lim 280kg £790 (282), AV Magill, Carnlough Char 270kg £760 (281), Matt Workman, Kilwaughter Char 280kg £780 (278), P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 280kg £780 (278), WJ McClintock, Glenwherry Char 270kg £750 (277), Reps R Workman, Kilwaughter Char 300kg £830 (276), P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 290kg £800 (275), A Magill, Carnlough Lim 290kg £800 (275), J & R McKeown, Aughafatten Char 280kg £770 (275).

301-350kgs: J Sawyers, Sixmilecross Char 320kg £910 (284), Reps R Workman, Larne Char 320kg £870 (271), Burns McLean, Armoy (2) Lim 330kg £890 (269), HA Wilson, Newtowncrommelin Char 320kg £860 (268), A Magill, Carnlough Char 310kg £830 (267), P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 350kg £920 (262), HA Wilson Char 340kg £890 (261), W & G Hanna, Ballymoney Char 330kg £860 (260), Paul Downey, Portglenone Lim 310kg £790 (254), James McDonnell, Glenarm Char 310kg £790 (254), W & G Hanna, Ballymoney Char 310kg £790 (254), A & D McAfee, Bushmills Char 330kg £840 (254), P & J O’Kane, Char 320kg £810 (253), Dale Robinson, Glenarm Lim 340kg £860 (252), Burns McLean Lim 340kg £860 (252).

351kg and over: HA Wilson, Newtowncrommelin Char 440kg £1170 (265), R & A Morrow, Glenarm Lim 400kg £1060 (265), HA Wilson, Char 390kg £1020 (261), WJ McClintock, Glenwherry Lim 370kg £930 (251), R & A Morrow Lim 370kg £920 (248), HA Wilson, Char 380kg £930 (244), GN Gibson, Ligoniel Lim 360kg £880 (244), John Kane, Cushendall Blonde 390kg £950 (243), Robert Workman, Kilwaughter Char 370kg £900 (243), HA Wilson, Char 430kg £1040 (241), Ian McCollum, Nutts Corner Lim 360kg £870 (241), A & D McAfee, Bushmills Char 370kg £890 (240), Burn McLean, Armoy Lim 390kg £935 (239), HA Wilson Char 400kg £950 (237), Lim 360kg £850 (236), A & D McAfee, Bushmills Lim 390kg £920 (235).

225 heifer calves met very steady demand selling to 307 pence per kg for a 230kg Char at £705 from P & J O’Kane, Carnlough. Heavier lots sold to 300 pence for a 410kg Char at £1230 from HA Wilson, Newtowncrommelin.

Heifers 0-250kgs: P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 230kg £705 (306), Char 250kg £760 (304), James Newell, Ballymoney Char 200kg £600 (300), J Frew, Kells Lim 200kg £590 (295), Paul Downey, Portglenone Sim 170kg £490 (288), M McVicker, Ballycastle Char 220kg £625 (284), James Newell, Ballymoney Char 250kg £710 (284), J Sawyers, Sixmilecross Char 200kg £560 (280), AS Millar, Antrim Char 250kg £700 (280), D McGarel, Glenarm Char 240kg £665 (277), J Sawyers Char 180kg £490 (272), S Douglas, Limavady Char 250kg £670 (268), S Henderson, Ballycastle Char 230kg £610 (265), Wm Houston, Moorfields Char 210kg £555 (264), David McClintock, Brougshshane Sim 230kg £600 (260), AS Millar, Antrim Char 250kg £650 (260).

251-300kgs: AS Millar, Antrim Char 260kg £755 (290), S Douglas, Limavady Char 290kg £830 (286), Robert Workman, Limavady Char 270kg £760 (281), Matt Workman, Kilwaughter Char 280kg £785 (280), James Newell, Ballymoney Char 260kg £725 (278), J & R McKeown, Aughafatten (2) Char 270kg £750 (277), Matt Workman, Kilwaughter Char 270kg £750 (277), AS Millar, Antrim (2) Char 260kg £720 (276), P & J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 280kg £765 (273), DS Beggs, Ballyclare Lim 260kg £710 (273), S Douglas, Limavady (2) Char 280kg £760 (271), J & R McKeown, Aughafatten Char 280kg £760 (271).

301-350kgs: HA Wilson, Newtowncrommelin Char 340kg £900 (264), M Kelly, Limavady Char 310kg £800 (258), S Douglas, Limavady Char 310kg £790 (254), A & D McAfee, Bushmills Lim 350kg £880 (251), W Moore, Ballycarry Lim 330kg £820 (248), M & F Speers, Cullybackey Char 320kg £790 (246), Char 320kg £785 (245), AV Magill, Carnlough Lim 340kg £820 (241), AS Millar Char 330kg £780 (236), F Hilton, Ballymena Char 330kg £775 (234), WJ McClintock, Glenwherry Char 310kg £725 (233), A & D McAfee Char 340kg £780 (229), GN Gibson, Ligoniel Lim 310kg £710 (229), John Glenn, Lisburn Lim 310kg £705 (227), A Magill, Char 310kg £705 (227), F Hilton, Ballymena Char 350kg £795 (227).

351kg and over: HA Wilson, Newtowncrommelin Char 410kg £12330 (300), Lim 390kg £1090 (279), A Magill, Carnlough Lim 360kg £990 (275), AV Magill, Lim 420kg £1150 (273), HA Wilson Lim 360kg £920 (255), Lim 390kg £980 (251), John Kane, Cushendall Char 380kg £950 (250), HA Wilson Lim 410kg £990 (241), Char 370kg £890 (240), C O’Kane, Maghera Char 360kg £850 (236), A & D McAfee, Bushmills Sim 370kg £860 (232), Char 360kg £830 (230), C O’Kane, Maghera Char 360kg £820 (227), A & D McAfee Lim 360kg £800 (222), John Kane, Cushendall Char 450kg £990 (220), T Saunderson, Glenwherry Char 360kg £775 (215).

Another good entry of 300 store cattle in Ballymena on Tuesday, 4th October resulted in a steady trade. Bullocks sold to £600 over for a Char 500kg at £1100 offered by Wm Dickson, Downpatrick. Heifers sold to £770 over for a Blue 630kg at £1400 presented by Gary Stewart, Templepatrick.

Bulls/blks 0-500kgs: A Clements, Muckamore Lim 390kg £865 (221), WJ Dickson, Downpatrick Char 500kg £1100 (220), WJ Leetch, Doagh Char 480kg £1050 (218), C & M White, Aughafatten Char 470kg £1000 (212), A & B Hunter, Antrim Char 420kg £890 (211), Char 430kg £900 (209), Char 480kg £985 (205), Frank Gourley, Templepatrick Lim 430kg £880 (204), C & M White, Aughafatten Char 460kg £935 (203), WH Harkness, Crumlin Lim 470kg £940 (200), Tom Moorhead, Aughafatten Char 440kg £880 (200), J Magennnis, Downpatrick Lbw 430kg £860 (200), local farmer Lim 440kg £870 (197), Tom Moorehad AA 490kg £965 (196), J Magennis Lim 490kg £960 (195), WJ Dickson, Downpatrick Char 490kg £960 (195).

501kg and over: WJ Leetch, Doagh Char 510kg £1070 (209), WH Harkness, Crumlin Lim 570kg £1155 (202), Dartries Farm, Articlave Char 580kg £1165 (200), G & M McGuickan, Dunloy Char 550kg £1100 (200), WH Harkness Lim 550kg £1100 (200), WJ Leetch, Doagh Char 540kg £1075 (199), WJ Dickson, Donwpatrick Char 560kg £1100 (196), WJ Patton, Cloughmills Lim 540kg £1060 (196), WJ Dickson Char 540kg £1060 (196), A & B Hunter, Antrim Char 510kg £995 (195), G & M McGuickan, Dunloy Char 550kg £1070 (194), A & B Hunter, Antrim Char 540kg £1050 (194), WJ Dickson Char 530kg £1030 (194), WJ Leetch Char 520kg £1010 (194), WJ Dickson, Downpatrick Char 590kg £1145 (194), Char 570kg £1100 (193).

Heifers 0-500kgs: Carrigeen farms, Templepatrick Lim 420kg £920 (219), Logan Anderson, Kilwaughter Char 500kg £1030 (206), A Clements, Muckamore Lim 390kg £780 (200), Carrigeen farms (3) Char 470kg £935 (198), Char 500kg £990 (198), Robert McDowell, Gleno Char 450kg £890 (197), Logan Anderson, Kilwaughter Lim 470kg £920 (195), Robert Patton, Cloughmills (2) Char 450kg £880 (195), Carrigeen farms (2) Char 480kg £930 (193), SR Thompson, Comber Lim 410kg £790 (192), Logan Anderson, Kilwaughter Lim 480kg £910 (189), SR Thompson, Comber Lim 400kg £750 (187).

501kg and over: Gary Stewart, Templepatrick BB 630kg £1400 (222), Lim 520kg £1080 (207), H Crawford, Carnalbana BB 510kg £1020 (200), John Thompson, Bushmills Lim 530kg £1020 (192), Carrigeen farms, Templepatrick Sim 540kg £1030 (190), A Clements, Muckamore Lim 520kg £970 (186), Robert McDowell, Gleno Char 510kg £920 (180), Char 560kg £1005 (179), A Clements Lim 580kg £1040 (179), Lim 540kg £960 (177), John Thompson, Bushmills Lim 510kg £900 (176), Carrigeen farms, Char 520kg £900 (173), Robert McDowell, Gleno Char 550kg £935 (170).

An entry of 2370 sheep in Ballymena on Wednesday, 5th October resulted in a steady trade. Fat lambs sold to 355p for a pen of 10 Texels 23.5kg at £83.50 offered by R Cowan, Magheramourne and to a top per head of £87 for a pen of Texels from S McKeegan, Cushendall. Fat ewes sold to £83.

Fat lambs (2033): W Barron, Carrickfergus 12 Tex 19kg £70 (368), Richard Cowan, Magheramourne 10 Tex 23.5kg £83.50 (355), A Heron, Broughshane 4 Tex 23kg £80 (347), C Gribben, Dunloy 28 Tex 24kg £83.20 (346), J Christie, Cloughmills 10 Tex 21kg £72.50 (345), Samuel Mills, Broughshane 4 Tex 21.5kg £74 (344), A Hall, Antrim 2 Char 16kg £55 (343), G O’Neill, Broughshane 2 CB 19.5kg £67 (343), Richard Cowan, Magheramourne 36 Suff 23kg £79 (343), Wm Gordon, 5 Suff 21kg £72 (342), S Petticrew, Martinstown 6 Tex 21kg £71.50 (340), S McKeegan, Cushendall 7 Tex 23.5kg £80 (340), Arnold Purdy, Ballymoney 2 CB 18kg £61 (338), WA Hagan, Ballyclare 25 Tex 22kg £74.50 (338), I Morrison, Dunloy 31 Tex 23.5kg £79.50 (338), Samuel Heaney, Ballyclare 5 Tex 21kg £71 (338), W Holland, Doagh 18 Tex 22.5kg £76 (337), T Wray, Carnlough 12 Mule 23kg £77.50 (337), Sandra Hunter, Bushmills 6 Suff 23.5kg £79 (336), S McKeegan 19 Tex 23.5kg £79 (336), Brian McGookin, Ballyclare 11 Tex 20kg £67 (335), R Taylor, Lisburn 4 Tex 21.5kg £72 (334), W Barron, Carrickfergus 16 Tex 21.5kg £72 (334), Noel Hamilton, Moorfields 22 Tex 23kg £77 (334), Jennifer Martin, Broughshane 7 Tex 24.5kg £82 (334).

Top price per head: S McKeegan, Cushendall 1 Tex 30kg £87, James Allen, Broughshane 1 Tex 34kg £85, A Hall, Antrim 1 Tex 28kg £85, A Dobbs, Carrick 13 Tex 27.5kg £84, Richard Cowan, Magheramourne 10 Tex 23.5kg £83.50, C Gribben, Dunloy 28 Tex 24kg £83.20, J McCamley, Carrick 5 Tex 26kg £83, Brian Lyttle, Kells 22 Tex 25.5kg £83, Rodney McCann, Ballynure 33 Tex 27kg £83, Miss J Gilliland, Muckamore 24 Tex 26kg £82.50, Kim Steele Nicholson, Antrim 24 Tex 26kg £82.50, Jennifer Martin, Broughshane 7 Tex 24.5kg £82, J McLeister, Portglenone 10 Suff 25kg £82, Al Gault, Newtownabbey 4 Tex 30.5kg £82, S Wilson, Ballymena 41 Tex 25.5kg £81.20, Luke Finlay, Broughshane 10 Tex 25.5kg £81, D Mills, Glenarm 37 Tex 26kg £81, Norman McBurney, Moorfields 51 Tex 24.5kg £81, S Adams, Broughshane 2 Tex 26kg £81, SD Anderson, Kilwaughter 22 Suff 25.5kg £81, A Dobbs, Carrick 21 Tex 24.5kg £81, J O’Kane, Carnlough 52 Suff 25.5kg £81, Mrs A Kyle, Portrush 22 Suff 25kg £81, S Moore, Ballyclare 57 Tex 26kg £81.

Fat ewes (337) 1st Quality

Suff - £60-£83

Tex - £60-£83

CB - £48-£60

BF - £38-£54