100% clearance of prime lambs at Massereene

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There was another tremendous entry of Prime Lambs on offer at Monday’s sales, with a 100% clearance,

Trade remained steady through out and many more could have been sold, Lightweights selling from 330p to 373p for a pen of Texels 22.5kg @ 84. Heavy Lambs selling from £80 to £89 per Hd,

Prices: Antrim Producer 12 Lambs 22.5kg @ 84. = 371p. Lurgan Producer 16 Lambs 22kg @ 80.50. = 365p. Broughshane Producer 32 Lambs 21kg @ 76. = 362p. Tobermore Producer 43 Lambs 22kg @78. = 355p. Broughshane Producer 20 Lambs 24kg @ 82. = 342p. Dromara Producer 20 Lambs 24.5kg @ 83.50. = 341p. Ballyclare Producer 10 Lambs 22.5kg @ 76.50. = 340p. Aghalee Producer 3 Lambs 23kg @ 78. = 339p. Ballycarry Producer 10 Lambs 24kg @ 81. = 338p. Ballyclare Producer 7 Lambs 23.5kg @ 79. = 336p. Mallusk Producer 12 Lambs 23kg @ 77. = 335p. Broughshane Producer 55 Lambs 23kg @ 76.50. = 333p. Crumlin Producer 25 Lambs 24kg @ 80. = 333p. Ballinderry Producer 30 Lambs 20kg @ 66.50. = 333p. Ballynure Producer 9 Lambs 21.5kg @ 71.50. = 333p. Ballinderry Producer 22 Lambs 22kg @ 73. = 332p. Moira Producer 15 Lambs 23.5kg @ 77.50. = 330p. Toomebridge Producer 16 Lambs 22kg @ 72.50. = 330p. Carnlough Producer 54 Lambs 22kg @ 72.50. = 330p. Carrickfergus Producer 13 Lambs 23.5kg @ 77.50. = 330p. Randalstown Producer 20 Lambs 23.5kg @ 77.50. = 330p. Randalstown Producer 14 Lambs 23kg @ 76. = 330p. Magherafelt Producer 43 Lambs 23kg @ 76. = 331p. Ballynahinch Producer 60 Lambs 23kg @ 76. = 330p.

Heavy Lambs: Antrim Producer 9 Lambs 30kg @ 89. Portadown Producer 12 Lambs 29kg @ 87. Dundrod Producer 16 Lambs 28kg @ 85. Dungannon Producer 12 Lambs 28kg @ 84. Crumlin Producer 17 Lambs 27kg @ 82.50. Crumlin Producer 13 Lambs 2@ 82.50. Dunloy Producer 23 Lambs 27kg @ 82.50. Glenarm Producer 22kg @ 82. Aghalee Producer 3 Lambs 26kg m@ 82. Moira Producer 6 Lambs 26kg @ 82. Antrim Producer 40 Lambs 26kg @ 82. Ballycarry Producer 10 Lambs 27kg @ 82. Crumlin Producer 6 Lambs 26kg @ 81.50. Larne Producer 20 26kg @ 81. Dundrod Producer 6 Lambs 25kg @ 81. Carrickfergus Producer 5 Lambs 27kg @ 81. Portaferry Producer 44 Lambs 24kg @ 80.50. Armagh Producer 42 Lambs 25kg @ 80.50.

A stronger entry of Cast Ewes this week continued to meet a dull trade with only continentals meeting a better trade, Greyabbey Producer 7 Texels @ 86. Portadown Producer 5 Texels @ 84. Ballymena Producer 5 Texels @ 80. Millisle Producer 4 Charollais @ 78. Antrim Producer 14 Suffolks @ 70. Larne Producer 20 Crossbreds @ 60. Portaferry Producer 16 Crossbreds @ 65. Comber Producer 10 Crossbreds @ 60. Crumlin Producer 10 Suffolks @ 65. Ballymena Producer 16 Crossbreds @ 66. Dunloy Producer 16 Crossbreds @ 61.