Fat lambs sold to £89.20 at Armoy Mart

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A smaller offering of 712 sheep on Wednesday night at Armoy Mart met with a fantastic trade.

Fat lambs sold to £89.20 with many more needed to satisfy demand.

Fat ewes sold to £85.00 and store lambs sold to £76.00.

FAT LAMBS

P J Dougan, Coleraine, 26kgs, £89.20. Robert Wylie, Cloughmills, 28kgs, £87.20. J and M McAlister, Dervock, 27kgs, £87.00. Paul McClafferty, Cloughmills, 25kgs, £87.20. M M Kelly, Ballycastle, 24kgs, £85.50. J P McAuley, Glenariffe, 25kgs, £86.00. D Douthart, Armoy, 25kgs, £85.00. S Huey, Armoy, 23kgs, £83.50. Jas Reilly, Ballycastle, 25kgs, £85.50. A B Wilson, Armoy, 24kgs, £85.00.

FAT EWES

C Knox, Ballymoney, Texels, £85.00. Jas Delargy, Cushendall, Cheviot, £65.00. A Smyth, Bushmills, Texel, £63.00. S Leslie, Claudy, Texels, £61.50.

STORE LAMBS

John McCartney, Cloughmills, 12 Texel, £76.00. R Huey, Armoy, 10 Texel, £71.50. D McCouaig, Ballycastle, 14 Texel, £68.50. Caolan McCaughan, Ballycastle, 10 Texel, £72.00. Trevor Butler, Ballycastle, 10 Suffolk, £69.00. Philip Christie, Ballymoney, 14 Texel, £58.00. John Black, Ballycastle, 27 Suffolk, £57.00.

Sale every Wednesday night.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.