Top price of £95 for hoggets at Armoy Mart

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A smaller show of 588 sheep met an excellent trade, selling to a top price of £95.00 for hoggets, £83.50 for fat ewes and breeding ewes sold to £175.

FAT LAMBS: P J Dougan, Coleraine, 28kgs, £95.00. Bernie O’Kane, Martinstown, 30kgs, £93.00. John McAllister, Bushmills, 26kgs, £90.20. John McKeague, Ballycastle, 31kgs, £89.20. Felix Mullan, Portrush, 30kgs, £92.00. Seamus O’Neill, Martinstown, 22kgs B/F, £84.50. P Dougan, Coleraine, 24kgs, £89.80. Sam Gardner, Stranocum, 30kgs, £90.00. Jas Falconer, Armoy, 23kgs, £83.00. F Mullan, Portrush, 30kgs, £88.00. Liam McGarry, Loughguile, 24kgs, £85.00.

FAT EWES: Trevor Adams, Armoy, Texels, £83.50. W Brown, Ballymoney, c/bs £82.00. W Morrison, Mosside, Texels, £80.50. A Smyth, Bushmills, Texel, £79.00. Felix Mullan, Portrush, c/bs £76.20. Brian McAlister, Dervock, c/bs £71.50. Rodney Milliken, Armoy, c/bs £78.00. M Mitchell, Ballycastle, c/bs £78.00. B O’Kane, Martinstown, Suffolk, £80.00.

BREEDING SHEEP: M McKeown, Cushendall, (in-lamb mules), 7, £145, 3, £121. S McDonnell, Glenariffe, (in-lamb ewes), 3, £146, 6, £85.00, 9, £83.00. Alex McAlister, Dervock, 1 ewe, 2 lambs, £175, 1 ewe, 1 lamb, £144, 1 ewe and 1 lamb, £138.

Pet lambs sold to £20.00.

Sale every Wednesday night at 7pm sharp.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son. FAT EWES: Trevor Adams, Armoy, Texels, £83.50. W Brown, Ballymoney, c/bs £82.00. W Morrison, Mosside, Texels, £80.50. A Smyth, Bushmills, Texel, £79.00. Felix Mullan, Portrush, c/bs £76.20. Brian McAlister, Dervock, c/bs £71.50. Rodney Milliken, Armoy, c/bs £78.00. M Mitchell, Ballycastle, c/bs £78.00. B O’Kane, Martinstown, Suffolk, £80.00.

BREEDING SHEEP: M McKeown, Cushendall, (in-lamb Mules), 7, £145, 3, £121. S McDonnell, Glenariffe, (in-lamb ewes), 3, £146, 6, £85.00, 9, £83.00. Alex McAlister, Dervock, 1 ewe, 2 lambs, £175, 1 ewe, 1 lamb, £144, 1 ewe and 1 lamb, £138.

Pet lambs sold to £20.00.

Sale every Wednesday night at 7pm sharp.

Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister and Son.