500 sheep under the hammer at Saintfield

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There was an entry of 500 sheep on Tuesday with Hoggets selling to a top price of £92 and a top of £3.80 per kg.

Fat ewes sold to a top price of £95 and Rams to £90. Breeding sheep sold to a top price of £158 for 1 Ewe & 2 Lambs.

LEADING PRICES:

HOGGETS: Dromara producer, 5 38.5kgs £92, £84, Ardglass producer, 5 31.5kgs £92, £90, Comber producer, 30kgs £88, Kircubbin producer, 35kgs £88, 10 21kgs £70, Killinchy producer, 5 22kgs £88, Kircubbin producer, 5 25.5kgs £85, Dromara producer, 8 26kgs £85, Lisburn producer, 9 27kgs £85, 12 22.5kgs £78, Newtownards producer, 9 34.5kgs £84, Cloughey producer, 3 29kgs £81, Saintfield producer, 25kgs £80, Greyabbey producer, 2 25kgs £80, Downpatrick producer, 15 20.5kgs £78.

FAT EWES: Downparick producer, £95, Ballygowan producer, £86, £63, Greyabbey producer, £82, £70.5, £70, Ardglass producer, £81, Greyabbey producer, £80, Killinchy producer, £79, Saintfield producer, £78.50, Ardglass producer, £77, Ballygowan producer, £76.50, Ballynahinch producer, £76, Saintfield producer, £75, Kircubbin producer, £72.50, Newtownards producer, £72.50, Newtownards producer, £70, Comber producer, £70, Dromara producer, £65, Castlewellan pproducer, £65.

RAMS: Comber producer, £90, Kircubbin producer, £83, Greyabbey producer, £68.

BREEDING SHEEP: 1 Ewe & 2 Lambs £158, 1 Ewe & 2 Lambs £140, 6 Breeding Ewes £120 each, Killinchy producer, 2 Ewes & 4 Lambs £155 each, 2 Ewes & 4 Lambs £150 each, 1 Ewe & 2 Lambs £148, 1 Ewe & 1 Lamb £108, Downpatrick producer, 1 Ewe & 1 Lamb £136, 2 Ewe & 2 Lamb £130 each, 1 Ewe & 1 Lamb £105.