MARTS: Ballymena

editorial image
Share this article

An entry of 515 beef cattle in Ballymena on Thursday resulted in a steady trade. Beef bullocks sold to 208p for 640kg at £1331, beef heifers sold to 208p for 550kg at £1144, beef cows 670kg at £1139 (170p), Fr cows 116p, 750kg at £870 and Fr bullocks 148p for 570kg at £843.

Beef bullocks sold to: J McKinley, Bushmills AA 640kg £1331 (208), AA 570kg £1185 (208), AA 560kg £1164 (208), James McFadden, Kells Lim 630kg £1209 (192), J McKinley AA 530kg £1007 (190), J Speers, Armagh Char 710kg £1349 (190), Harold Dickey, Ballymena Lim 620kg £1178 (190), Mrs ME Adams, Glarryford Lim 640kg £1209 (189), J Speers, Armagh Lim 750kg £1410 (188), J and F McKinstry, Ballyclare Lim 650kg £1222 (188), Mrs ME Adams, Char 680kg £1271 (187), P and S Kelly, Kells BB 780kg £1458 (187), BB 690kg £1269 (184), James McFadden, Kells Lim 560kg £1024 (183), Lim 670kg £1219 (182), J McKinley, Bushmills AA 650kg £1183 (182), AA 620kg £1116 (180), Armoy producer AA 760kg £1368 (180), Miss E Stevenson, Crumlin Lim 620kg £1193 (178), P and S Kelly, Kells BB 730kg £1299 (178), BB 750kg £1335 (178), James McFadden, Kells Lim 700kg £1239 (177), Lim 710kg £1256 (177), J McKinley AA 710kg £1249 (176).

Beef heifers sold to: Sam McNabney, Clough AA 550kg £1144 (208), J McKinley, Bushmills AA 570kg £1185 (208), D Hanna, Ballymoney Char 580kg £1102 (190), J McKinley AA 490kg £931 (190), H McCracken, Ballywalter Lim 530kg £996 (188), Alan Huston, Ballymena Lim 550kg £1023 (186), SR Gray, Antrim AA 500kg £920 (184), W Kirkpatrick, Dundrod Char 580kg £1032 (178), local farmer Lim 550kg £979 (178), HKM Walls, Magherafelt (2) Lim 480kg £854 (178), Lim 550kg £979 (178), SR Gray, Antrim Char 560kg £985 (176), local farmer Lim 630kg £1102 (175), Sam McNabney Lim 560kg £980 (175), R and W Fleck, Broughshane Sim 550kg £957 (174), local farmer BB 470kg £817 (174), AS Millar, Antrim Char 580kg £1003 (173), W Kirkpatrick, Crumlin Sim 570kg £980 (172), local farmer Char 580kg £997 (172), W Kirpatrick Char 610kg £1043 (171), H McCracken, Ballywalter Lim 630kg £1071 (170), A Hutchinson, Newtownabbey Char 540kg £912 (169), local farmer Char 580kg £974 (168).

Fr bullocks sold to: R Waide, Cloughmills 570kg £843 (148), David Harkness, Ballymena 670kg £911 (136), Alfie Rocke, Larne (2) 630kg £856 (136), R Waide 550kg £737 (134), Sam McNabney, Clough 630kg £819 (130), 650kg £832 (128), B Alexander, Ahoghill 590kg £702 (119), Stephen McCammond, Randalstown 760kg £843 (111), AM Crawford, Ballynure 590kg £654 (111), I Dalrymple, Ballymena 620kg £682 (110).

Beef cows sold to: M Diamond, Garvagh Lim 670kg £1139 (170), B and R Spence, Crumlin Lim 690kg £1035 (150), local farmer Lim 650kg £962 (148), V McErlaine, Armoy Sim 660kg £943 (143), BB 740kg £1028 (139), J Kelly, Limavady Lim 620kg £861 (139), James McKeagney, Upperlands Lim 790kg £1074 (136), V Workman Blonde 700kg £945 (135), local farmer Lim 700kg £945 (135), W Whyte, Ballymena Char 900kg £1206 (134), P Gregg, Gracehill Char 620kg £830 (134), T Hamill, Aughafatten Sim 640kg £851 (133), S and I McLean, Ballymoney Lim 810kg £1077 (133), James Workman, Kilwaughter Blonde 580kg £765 (132), W Whyte, Portglenone Char 910kg £1192 (131), David Compton, Carninney Sim 760kg £988 (130), MJ Currie, Newtownabbey Here 610kg £793 (130), Sandra Hunter, Bushmills BB 620kg £793 (128), R and S and Miss P Macauley, Crumlin Sim 700kg £896 (128), Robert Workman, Kilwaughter BB 780kg £998 (128), local farmer Lim 610kg £780 (128), S McCullough, Broughshane Sim 760kg £965 (127), J Kelly, Magilligan Lim 660kg £838 (127), Lim 570kg £723 (127).

Fr cows sold to: NL Hardy, Cookstown 750kg £870 (116), David Harkness, Ballymena 670kg £777 (116), Harold Johnston, Ahoghill 710kg £788 (111), NL Hardy 590kg £649 (110), Nigel McCue, Ballymena 640kg £697 (109), local farmer 610kg £658 (108), McGookin farming 750kg £810 (108), AM Crawford, Ballynure 660kg £712 (108), NL Hardy 650kg £689 (106), H and B Craig, Gracehill 650kg £682 (105), Stephen McCammond, Randalstown 820kg £861 (105), JE Reid, Glenavy 650kg £676 (104), J and C Kane, Ballycastle 680kg £707 (104), H Park, Crumlin 670kg £690 (103), R and C Steede, Cullybackey 680kg £700 (103), Nigel McCue, Ballymena 660kg £673 (102), R McKnight, Templepatrick 670kg £683 (102), T and J Mackey, Ballynure 680kg £693 (102), local farmer 730kg £730 (100), D Morrison, Armoy 740kg £740 (100), Ian Henry, Cookstown 760kg £760 (100).

Bulls sold to: TW Johnston, Nutts Corner Lim 960kg £1094 (114), local farmer Fr 550kg £610 (111), A Boyd, Cloughmills Lim 570kg £632 (111), St Macnissis College, Carnlough Lim 920kg £1012 (110), M Jamison, Larne Hol 620kg £651 (105), WS Kennedy, Ballyclare Fr 780kg £811 (104).

42 dairy cows and heifers sold to £1280 for a calved heifer, calved cows to £1100 for a third calver. Ruling prices: RH and HA Shanks, Dunadry calved hfr £1280, W Black, Aghadowey calved hfr £1200, calved hfr £1200, Finbar Smyth, Cullyhanna calved hfr £1140, W Black calved hfr £1130, P Mairs, Comber calved hfr £1100, David McNeilly, Randalstown calved cow £1100, P Mairs calved hfr £1080, John Graham, Glenwherry cavled hfr £1050, R and S McMullan, Broughshane calved hfr £1030, W Black calved hfr £1030, David A Strange, Ballyclare calved cow £1030, AT McAuley, Bushmills calved hfr £1000.

31 lots in the suckler ring sold to £1500 for a Lim cow with bull calf. Ruling prices: M Scott, Ballyclare Lim cow and bull calf £1500, Lim cow and hfr calf £1400, DD McDowell, Newtownards AA cow and bull calf £1390, Lim cow and hfr calf £1370, Lim cow and bull calf £1300, Lim cow and bull calf £1300, M Scott, Ballyclare BB cow and hfr calf £1200, DD McDowell, Lim cow and hfr calf £1180, local producer BB cow and bull calf £1120, Louise Gibson, Here hfr and bull calf £1100, Brian Dickey, Ballymena Lim hfr and bull calf £1080, RR Cupples, Rathkenny Sim in calf hfr £1060.

Another good steady trade for 323 dropped calves saw £455 paid for a Char bull, £465 for a BB heifer and £345 for a strong Fr bull calf.

Highest prices for beef bred bull calves were: Steven Millar, Ballymena Char £455, H McCurdy, Ballynure Lim £440, James Barr, Ballyclare Lim £430, David Wilson, Newtownabbey BB £425, James Barr Lim £420, (2) Lim £410, S Irons, Coleraine Sim £410, A Butler, Ballycastle Char £400, Hamilton Alexander, Glenarm Lim £390, E Henry, Ringsend AA £390, B McDowell, Carrowdore BB £390, G Hughes, Ballymena Sim £380, B Alexander, Ahoghill BB £380, Hamilton Alexander Lim £375, JC Barkley, Ballymena BB £370.

Heifer calves sold to: Stanley Porter, Lisburn BB £465, BB £455, H McCurdy, Ballynure Sim £445, Stanley Porter BB £440, H McCurdy Lim £440, Steven Millar, Ballymena BB £400, T Herbinson, Randalstown AA £380, David Wilson, Newtownabbey BB £375, H McCurdy Lim £370, Hamilton Alexander, Glenarm Lim £370, Steven Millar, Ballymena Lim £365, Greenmount Hill Farm SHB £345, David Harkness, Ballymena AA £315, James Barr, Ballyclare Lim £310, B Alexander, Ahoghill BB £310, AT Carson, Ballymoney Here £300.

Strong Hol and Fr bull calves sold to: DJ and S Allen, Limavady (strong) £345, W Weatherup, Carrickfergus (2) £200, (2) £185, Alan White, Mosside, £180, Steven Millar, Ballymena £170, Arthur Gibson, Glenarm £170, David Wilson, Newtownabbey (2) £165, BE Montgomery, Ballymena £150, Cairnleight Ltd, Aghalee £150, JC Barkley, Ballymena £132.

An entry of 560 weanlings in Ballymena resulted in a terrific trade. Bullocks sold to £495 over for a Char 250kg at £745 presented by S Henderson, Ballycastle. Heifers sold to £545 over for a Char 370kg at £915 from B McAllister, Glenarm.

Bulls/blks 0-250kgs: S Henderson, Ballycastle Char 250kg £745 (298), J McAuley, Ballyclare (2) Char 150kg £440 (293), Hugh McNeill, Ballygally Char 220kg £640 (290), S McMullan, Bellaghy Char 220kg £630 (286), Raymond Robinson, Broughshane Sim 200kg £570 (285), Dale Robinson, Glenarm Lim 190kg £540 (284), B Gingles, Larne Char 210kg £590 (281), Hugh McNeill, Ballygally Char 220kg £610 (277), Char 250kg £685 (274), John Murray, Larne Char 250kg £670 (268), S Dawson, Lisburn Char 230kg £615 (267), Tony Mulholland, Dunmurray Sim 200kg £530 (265), B Gingles, Larne Lim 220kg £580 (263), Tony Mulholland Sim 220kg £580 (263), Char 230kg £600 (260).

251-300kgs: Kenneth Bell, Broughshane (2) Char 260kg £745 (286), Char 270kg £735 (272), S Taylor, Ligoniel Char 280kg £760 (271), W and G Hanna, Ballymoney Char 260kg £705 (271), (2) Char 270kg £730 (270), Hugh McNeill, Ballygally Char 260kg £690 (265), G Cunningham, Hannahstown BB 280kg £740 (264), W and G Hanna, Char 280kg £735 (262), Char 300kg £780 (260), Kenneth Bell, Broughshane Char 280kg £720 (257), R Montgomery, Kells Lim 260kg £665 (255), S Taylor, Ligoniel Char 290kg £740 (255), W and G Hanna Lim 260kg £650 (250), R Montgomery, Kells Char 270kg £675 (250).

301-350kgs: W and G Hanna, Ballymoney Char 310kg £790 (254), John Murray, Larne Char 310kg £780 (251), W and J Hanna Char 330kg £830 (251), S Dawson, Lisburn Char 310kg £770 (248), DJ and R White, Broughshane Char 330kg £810 (245), W Dawson, Stoneyford Char 310kg £750 (241), DJ and R White Char 350kg £840 (240), John Murray, Larne Char 320kg £735 (235), G Cunningham, Hannahstown BB 320kg £755 (235), A Stevenson, Armoy Char 310kg £720 (232), G Cunningham BB 330kg £765 (231), S McAlister, Ballintoy Char 320kg £740 (231), P and C Connon, Broughshane Char 310kg £715 (230), Char 310kg £710 (229), Wilbert Reid, Aughafatten Lim 320kg £730 (228), Kenneth Bell, Broughshane Char 330kg £750 (227).

351kg and over: W and D McClure, Dundrod Char 360kg £825 (229), Wm Jones Snr, Templepatrick Lim 380kg £840 (221), Lim 390kg £860 (220), GR Logan, Templepatrick (3) Here 380kg £835 (219), DJ and R White, Broughshane Char 360kg £780 (216), Wilbert Reid, Aughafatten Lim 360kg £770 (213), Wm Jones, Templepatrick Lim 370kg £790 (213), A Stevenson, Armoy Char 370kg £790 (213), J and M Millar, Rasharkin (3) Lim 370kg £780 (210), Shane McCullough, Glenavy BB 370kg £770 (208), Allen Ferguson, Straid Lim 390kg £810 (207), James Duff, Kells Lim 410kg £850 (207).

Heifers 0-250kgs: J McAuley, Ballyclare Char 190kg £590 (310), Hugh McNeill, Ballygally Char 200kg £565 (282), J McAuley (2) Char 170kg £475 (279), Dale Robinson, Glenarm Lim 180kg £490 (272), Kenneth Bell, Broughshane Char 240kg £650 (270), Houston Crooks, Kilwaughter Sim 210kg £550 (261), S Taylor, Ligoniel Char 230kg £600 (260), Kenneth Bell, Broughshane Char 250kg £640 (256), W and G Hanna, Ballymoney Char 250kg £635 (254), A McCann, Toomebridge Char 250kg £610 (244), Kenneth Bell Char 230kg £555 (241), R and M Kidd, Aughafatten Sim 150kg £360 (240), Tony Mulholland, Dunmurray Char 240kg £570 (237), S Henderson, Ballycastle Char 190kg £450 (236), Houston Crooks, Kilwaughter Sim 200kg £470 (235).

251-300kgs: A McCann, Toomebridge (2) Char 270kg £700 (259), S Taylor, Ligoniel Char 270kg £670 (248), Stuart Hall, Larne BB 260kg £635 (244), W and G Hanna, Ballymoney Char 280kg £680 (242), S Taylor, Ligoniel Char 270kg £650 (240), J O’Kane, Carnlough Char 260kg £610 (234), B Gingles, Larne (2) Lim 290kg £665 (229), W and D McClure, Dundrod Char 300kg £680 (226), WR Wilson, Ballymena Lim 270kg £610 (225), A McCann, Toomebridge Char 300kg £670 (223), W and D McClure, Dundrod Char 300kg £650 (216), Ivor Hyndman, Maghera Lim 270kg £585 (216), J H Fraser, Belfast Char 290kg £625 (215), Wm Jones Jnr, Templepatrick Lim 260kg £560 (215).

301-350kgs: A McCann, Toomebridge Char 310kg £700 (225), Char 340kg £750 (220), DJ and R White, Broughshane Char 320kg £700 (218), Char 330kg £720 (218), Kenneth Bell, Broughshane Char 320kg £690 (215), L Gamble, Gracehill Lim 320kg £685 (214), JH Fraser, Belfast Char 310kg £660 (212), Stanley White, Crumlin Lim 310kg £650 (209), DJ and R White, Broughshane Char 350kg £730 (208), J Weatherup, Ballyclare Char 330kg £685 (207), W and D McClure, Dundrod Char 310kg £640 (206), J H Fraser Char 310kg £640 (206), Ian McCollum, Nutts Corner Lim 310kg £640 (206), JH Fraser Char 340kg £700 (205), Raymond Robinson, Broughshane Sim 310kg £635 (204), Robert Hunter, Ballygally Char 340kg £695 (204).

351kg and over: B McAllister, Glenarm Char 370kg £915 (247), Richard McGinley, Ballymoney Sim 370kg £790 (213), DJ and R White, Broughshane Char 360kg £760 (211), TJ Boyd, Ahoghill Char 400kg £840 (210), Gareth Hayes, Ballymena Lim 360kg £740 (205), Lim 360kg £720 (200), RJ Sloan, Kilrea Char 430kg £860 (200), John McBurney, Ballyclare (2) Lim 370kg £740 (200), L Gamble, Gracehill Lim 360kg £710 (197), DJ and R White Char 390kg £765 (196), Char 360kg £700 (194), RJ Graham, Glenariffe Lim 380kg £735 (193), Gareth Hayes Lim 370kg £710 (191), P McGurk, Castledawson Blonde 360kg £690 (191), James Duff, Kells Lim 410kg £785 (191).

Another good entry of sheep in Ballymena on Monday evening resulted in a steady trade. Ewe lambs to 78, store lambs to £62.50 and rams to 230gns.

Leading prices as follows: Ewe lambs: J Kerr, Coleraine 8 BF £78, Victor Rodgers, Cushendun 7 Suff £74, N Coulter, Doagh 17 Dor £71, S McCafferty, Larne 11 Char £68, 14 Char £66, 4 Char £66, S McKeegan, Cushendall 7 Tex £65, 1 Tex £65, James Boyle, Ballyclare 17 Tex £63.50, J Graham, Toomebridge 7 Tex £61.50, Dermot McDonnell, Glenariffe 10 Suff £61, J McCalmont, Glenarm 10 Mule £61, S McKeegan, Cushendall 12 Tex £60.

Store lambs sold to: DM Crawford, Larne 10 Tex £62.50, Alex McLoughlin, Carnlough 30 Tex £59, Roy Hunter, Broughshane 27 Tex £58.50, Donal McIlwaine, Cushendall 9 BF £56, J Maybin, Larne 7 Tex £55.50, John O’Kane, Ballymoney 16 Tex £54.50, Greenmount College 30 Tex £54, Roy Hunter, 7 Tex £54, 10 Mule £54, John O’Kane, 15 Tex £54, P and J O’Kane, Carnlough 40 CB £53.50, RM Carson, Islandmagee 7 Tex £53, Ian Gibson, Broughshane 7 CB £52.50, R Morrow, Glenarm 2 Suff £52.50, D McCammon, Larne 16 Tex £52, Greenmount College, 27 Tex £52, John Holden, Larne 14 Mule £52, Ian Gibson, Broughshane 9 Tex £52, W Wright, Antrim 16 Tex £51.50, J Maybin, Larne 7 CB £51, Paul McKillop, Ballygally 24 Tex £50.50, D McCammon, Larne 13 Suff £50, Patrick McMullan, Carnlough 5 Suff £50, Steven Kerr, Kilwaughter 9 Mule £50, K Kidd, Broughshane 22 Tex £50.

A great entry of 300 store cattle in Ballymena on Tuesday resulted in a steady trade. Heifers sold to £490 over for a Lim 480kg at £970 offered by Duncan Bros, Antrim. Bullocks sold to £610 over for a Char 590kg at £1200 presented by Sandra Hunter, Bushmills.

Heifers 301-400kgs: Reps R Workman, Larne Char 330kg £700 (212), James Sheppard, Raloo Lim 400kg £820 (205), Char 360kg £690 (191), A and P Hamilton, Ahoghill (2) AA 390kg £730 (187), Gareth Hayes, Ballymena Lim 380kg £710 (186), Hugh White, Aughafatten Sim 370kg £660 (178), J Gault, Ballyclare Char 390kg £690 (176), Hugh White (2) Sim 370kg £650 (175), A and P Hamilton AA 380kg £650 (171).

401-500kgs: Duncan Bros, Antrim Lim 480kg £970 (202), Lim 500kg £970 (194), RJ McNeill, Glenarm Char 450kg £860 (191), James Sheppard, Raloo Char 420kg £800 (190), Duncan Bros, Antrim AA 420kg £800 (190), RJ McNeill, Glenarm Char 470kg £885 (188), Char 420kg £790 (188), A McMaw, Carrick Char 440kg £820 (186), Gareth Hayes, Ballymena Char 430kg £800 (186), A McMaw Char 430kg £800 (186), Duncan Bros, Antrim Lim 500kg £930 (186), J Weatherup, Ballyclare Char 480kg £880 (183).

501kg and over: RJ McNeill, Glenarm Char 510kg £1000 (196), Duncan Bros, Antrim Lim 510kg £1000 (196), A McMaw, Carrick Char 510kg £985 (193), J Gault, Ballyclare Char 510kg £980 (192), D Walls, Toomebridge AA 520kg £990 (190), Paul Brankin, Aghalee Char 510kg £960 (188), D Walls Char 530kg £990 (186), AA 540kg £1000 (185), Richard Chambers, Ballycastle Lim 530kg £970 (183), J Weatherup, Ballyclare Char 510kg £900 (176).

Bulls/blks 301-400kgs: M Rainey, Crumlin Lim 340kg £700 (205), W Orr, Moorfields Char 390kg £790 (202), J Dunlop, Cairncastle (4) AA 380kg £755 (198), W Rainey, Crumlin Lim 330kg £650 (197), W Orr, Lim 390kg £760 (194), Hugh White, Aughafatten Sim 370kg £690 (186), David Moorhead, Aughafatten Char 400kg £740 (185).

401-500kgs: H O’Kane, Carnlough Char 410kg £875 (213), Char 410kg £865 (211), Sandra Hunter, Bushmills Char 480kg £1000 (208), Char 460kg £950 (206), JH Steele, Glarryford Char 440kg £905 (205), P McConnell, Ligoniel Lim 440kg £905 (205), local farmer Lim 450kg £925 (205), D Johnston, Glenavy Char 430kg £880 (204), J Gault, Ballyclare Char 460kg £940 (204), Sandra Hunter Char 490kg £1000 (204), J Mackey, Ballynure AA 490kg £1000 (204), H O’Kane, Carnlough Char 440kg £895 (203), TJ Mulgrew, Dromore (2) Lim 460kg £935 (203), JH Steele, Glarryford Char 470kg £955 (203), Paul Brankin, Aghalee Char 430kg £870 (202).

501kg and over: J Mackey, Ballynure AA 510kg £1060 (207), Sandra Hunter, Bushmills Char 540kg £1100 (203), Char 590kg £1200 (203), Char 540kg £1090 (201), Char 570kg £1150 (201), K McClenaghan, Antrim Char 590kg £1190 (201), David Moorhead AA 540kg £1080 (200), K McClenaghan Char 590kg £1170 (198), R Henry, Kilwaughter Char 610kg £1200 (196), K McClenaghan Char 590kg £1160 (196), Sandra Hunter Char 570kg £1120 (196), Char 540kg £1060 (196), Char 530kg £1040 (196), K McClenaghan Char 640kg £1200 (187), Sandra Hunter Char 520kg £960 (184), David Fleming, Templepatrick Char 570kg £1040 (182).

A smaller entry of 1679 sheep in Ballymena on Wednesday resulted in a sharper trade. Fat lambs sold to 316 for a pen of 3 Texels 21.5kg at £68 offered by JK Currie, Ballymena and to a top per head of £73 for a pen of Texels for P Boyd, Ballyclare. Fat ewes sold to £67.

Fat lambs (1525)

Top prices per kg: JK Currie, Ballymena 3 Tex 21.5kg £68 (316), Wm McBurney, Moorfields 14 Tex 22kg £66 (300), Graeme Martin, Broughshane 14 Tex 24kg £72 (300), local farmer 23 Tex 21kg £63 (300), Andrew Wright, Cullybackey 12 Tex 20kg £59 (295), T Stewart, Cairncastle 28 Tex 19.5kg £57.20 (293), Noel Hamilton, Moorfields 9 Tex 21kg £61 (290), S Davison, Broughshane 4 Tex 22kg £63.80 (290), B Alexander, Glarryford 4 Tex 23kg £66 (287), WJ Boyd, Larne 12 Tex 22kg £63 (286), J Scullion, Ahoghill 12 Tex 21kg £60 (285), J Knox, Broughshane 7 Tex 20.5kg £58.50 (285), D Christie, Ballymoney 27 Suff 22.5kg £64.20 (285), A and W Gregg, Cloughmills 2 Tex 22.5kg £64 (284), Charles McAllister, Broughshane 20 Tex 22.5kg £64 (284), M Halpin, Carrick 23 Tex 15.5kg £44 (283), Callum Patterson, Broughshane 12 Tex 23kg £65 (282), AM O’Neill, Newtowncrommelin 26 CB 23kg £65 (282), JJ McIntyre, Clough 40 Tex 24kg £67.80 (282), J Andrews, Ballymena 17 Suff 24kg £67.80 (282), R and M Kidd, Aughafatten 6 Tex 22kg £62 (281), JA Gillan, Clough 9 Tex 22kg £62 (281), K Kidd, Broughshane 30 Tex 22kg £62 (281), J Knox, Broughshane 13 Tex 23kg £64.80 (281), R Davidson, Broughshane 7 CB 24kg £67.50 (281).

Top prices per head: Peter Boyd, Ballyclare 1 Tex 41kg £73, Graeme Martin, Broughshane 14 Tex 24kg £72, T McCracken, Mosside 3 Tex 29kg £70, J Martin, Broughshane 8 Tex 25kg £69, S Kennedy, Coleraine 12 Tex 26.5kg £69, Norman McBurney, Moorfields 62 Tex 25kg £68.20, Logan Anderson, Kilwaughter 17 Suff 27kg £68, D Hamilton, Glenarm 40 CB 24.5kg £68, S Davison, Broughshane 10 Tex 25kg £68, A and W Gregg, Cloughmills 2 Tex 25kg £68, JK Currie, Ballymena 3 Tex 21.5kg £68, J and J Rea, Kilwaughter 10 Char 25.5kg £68, R Boyle, Larne 17 Tex 26kg £68, W McConnell, Ballyclare 41 CB 26kg £68, Matt Gingles, Kilwaughter 23 Suff 25kg £67.80, JJ McIntyre, Clough 40 Tex 24kg £67.80, J Andrews, Ballymena 17 Suff 24kg £67.80, Brian Lyttle, Moorfields 36 Tex 24.5kg £67.50, Montgomery farms, Broughshane 22 Tex 24kg £67.50, James Boyle, Ballyclare 10 Tex 24kg £67.50, R Davison, Broughshane 7 CB 24kg £67.50, SD Anderson, Kilwaughter 16 CB 26kg £67.20, 6 Dor 25.5kg £67.20, Roy Hunter, Broughshane 75 Tex 24kg £67, E Alexander, Broughshane 2 Tex 27kg £67.

Fat ewes (154)

1st quality

Suff - £50-£66

Tex - £50-£67

BF - £30-£45

CB - £40-£56