Fat lambs to £86 at Downpatrick mart

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At the weekly sheep sale on Saturday, 21st May 2016, fat lambs sold to £86.00, top price from a Ballykinlar farmer with lambs making to 3.64ppk. Fat ewes sold to £80.00.

Leading prices in all categories as follows:

FAT LAMBS: Downpatrick farmer 26kg £86.00, Castlewellan farmer 32kg £86.00, Bonecastle farmer 27kg £85.50, Strangford farmer 25kg £85.50, Downpatrick farmer 24kg £85.50, Ballynahinch farmer 24kg £85.20, Corbally farmer 23kg £84.50, Clough farmer 29kg £84.00, Dromara farmer 27.5kg £83.00, Downpatrick farmer 21kg £82.00, Ballynagross farmer 21kg £81.80, Crossgar farmer 23kg £81.00, Baiiyrolly farmer 22kg £80.00, Annalong farmer 22kg £77.00, Annacloy farmer 20kg £75.0, Ballybrannagh farmer 20.5kg £75.00 & Ballykinlar farmer 20.6kg £74.80.

FAT EWES: Downpatrick farmer £80, Ballybrannagh Farmer £75. Ballyculter farmer £70, Castlewellan farmer £70, Ballyrolly farmer £67, Downpatrick farmer £67, Ballyhornan farmer £60.

Ewes with lambs at foot: Downpatrick farmer £121, Downpatrick farmer £112, £90 & £85