One of the best trades for fat sheep in years was seen at Armoy last Wednesday night with 658 head on offer.
Top price of £122.50 was paid for hoggets and fat ewes sold to £101.00.
Geo Steele, Bushmills, 30kgs, £122.50. Mark Austin, Ballymoney, 30kgs, £122.50. John McKeague, Ballycastle, 28kgs, £121.00. P J Dougan, Coleraine, 26kgs, £120.00. Sandra Hunter, Bushmills, 27kgs, £119.00. Chas Knox, Ballymoney, 25kgs, £116.00. John Crawford, Glarryford, 28kgs, £114.00. Pat Dougan, Coleraine, 25kgs, £113.00. Sarah Steele, Bushmills, 24kgs, £113.00. Alan Dempster, Ballymoney, 26kgs, £112.00. M Steele, Glenarm, 24kgs Blackface, £108.00. T Wilson, Ballymoney, 23½kgs, £112.00. J Newell, Ballymoney, 24kgs, £108.00. C McClafferty, Ballycastle, 22kgs, £107.00. J and J Hanna, Ballymoney, 22kgs, £103.00. P McClafferty, Cloughmills, 22kgs Blackface, £103.00. Dundarave Estate, Bushmills, 22kgs, £103.00.
S Connolly, Armoy, 4 Texel, £83.50. Dundarave Estate, Bushmills, 27 Texel, £79.00. N McMullan, Armoy, 5 Texel, £77.50. Dundarave Estate, 15 Texel, £72.50. Dan McAlister, Cushendall, 5 Blackface £70.00.
J Anderson, Bushmills, Charollais, £101.00. D Anderson, Bushmills, Suffolk, £100.00. A Bartlett, Stranocum, Dorsets, £95.00. S Hunter, Bushmills, Cheviots, £89.00. Phil McCurdy, Bushmills, Suffolks, £85.00. David Marshall, Clough, cross breds, £85.00. William Morrison, Mosside, Suffolks, £84.00. S McCambridge, Ballyvoy, cross breds £76.50. Adrian Gillan, Martinstown, Texels, £77.00. Jas Newell, Ballymoney, Texel, £74.50. Alex McCann, Martinstown, cross breds £74.50. Pat Martin, Dunloy, cross breds £74.00. John Crawford, Glarryford, cross breds £73.50.
Sale every Wednesday night at 7pm.
Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.