Fat hoggets sell to £94.50 at Armoy Mart

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A smaller show of 618 head last Wednesday night at Armoy Mart met with a much sharper trade.

Fat hoggets sold to £94.50, fat ewes to £83.00 and breeding sheep topped at £141.00.

HOGGETS: Declan McKillop, Loughguile, 24kgs, £94.50. P J Dougan, Coleraine, 23 ½kgs, £94.00. Jas D McAlister, Dervock, 26kgs, £94.00. D McKillop, Loughguile, 26kgs, £94.20. D Logan, Randalstown, 25kgs, £93.80. Robt Hanna, Loughguile, 24kgs, £93.00. Karl O’Mullan, Rasharkin, 25kgs, B/F, £92.00. Seamus Casey, Loughguile, 27kgs, £90.00. Brooke Huey, Ballymoney, 22kgs, £89.00. Pat McBride, Ballycastle, 25kgs, £88.00. P McClafferty, Armoy, 23kgs, £88.00.

STORE LAMBS: J McLaughlin, Bushmills, 13 Suff, £82.50. B Mullan, Ballymoney, 11 Suff, £82.00. Mr M McAuley, Martinstown, 7, B/F, £79.50. Paddy Brown, Ballycastle, 7 c/bs £76.00.

FAT EWES: B Christie, Bushmills, Tex, £83.00. V and B Butler, Ballyvoy, c/bs £79.00. S J and D J Currie, Mosside, Suff, £76.00. D Marshall, Clough,c/bs £71.50. J D McAllister, Dervock, c/bs £74.00. Robert Hanna, Loughguile, Tex, £78.50. B McLoughlin, Glenariffe, b/f, £74.00. Michael Martin, Dunloy, c/bs £69.00. Liam McDonnell, Ballycastle, c/bs £70.00.

BREEDING SHEEP: T Mulholland, Loughguile, ewes with twins, £141.00. M Marshall, Clough, ewes with twins, £131.00. P McBride, Ballycastle, spring, £100.

Sale every Wednesday at 7pm.

Auctioneer: Daniel McAlister and Son.