Firmer trade for prime lambs and cast ewes at Massereene

Another great entry of prime lambs and cast ewes met a firmer trade at Monday’s sales with Lightweight lots selling from 280p to 306p for 24kg at 73.50

Heavy lambs selling from 70 to 78 per head, In the Cast Ewe Ring Texels to 95, Charollais to 90, Suffolks to 88, Fat Rams to 100.

LAMB prices: Crumlin Producer 13 Lambs 24kg @ 73.50. = 306p. Antrim Producer 13 Lambs 23kg @ 70. = 304p. Dromore Producer 27 Lambs 22kg @ 66. = 300p. Ballyutoag Producer 18 Lambs 22.5kg @ 66. = 293p. Larne Producer 18 Lambs 23kg @ 67. = 291p. Ballyclare Producer 4 Lambs 23kg @ 66.50. = 289p. Toomebridge Producer 15 Lambs 24kg @ 67. = 288p. Ballycarry Producer 24 Lambs 23kg @ 66. = 287p. Cookstown Producer 23 Lambs 24.5kg @ 70. = 286p. Larne Producer 12 Lambs 24.5kg @ 70. = 286p. Antrim Producer 22 Lambs 22kg @ 63. = 286p. Dundrod Producer 18 Lambs 21kg @ 60. = 286p. Ballinderry Producer 53 Lambs 23.5kg @ 67.50. = 287p. Cairncastle Producer 12 Lambs 23kg @ 65.50. = 285p. Carrickfergus Producer 25 Lambs 23kg @ 65.50. = 285p. Glenarm Producer 42 Lambs 19kg @ 54. = 284p. Larne Producer 12 Lambs 23kg @ 65. = 283p. Ballinderry Producer 4 Lambs 24kg @ 68. = 283p. Antrim Producer 11 Lambs 22.5kg @ 63.50. = 282p. Carrickfergus Producer 9 Lambs 24kg @ 67.50. = 281p. Crumlin Producer 40 Lambs 22.5kg @ 63. = 280p. Crumlin Producer 6 Lambs 22kg @ 62. = 282p.

HEAVY LOTS: Armagh Producer 22 Lambs 28kg @ 78. Dungannon Producer 10 Lambs 28kg @ 75. Pomeroy Producer 32 Lambs 27kg @ 74. Templepatrick Producer 30 Lambs 29kg @ 73. Randalstown Producer 7 Lambs 27kg @ 72.50. Armagh Producer 10 Lambs 26kg @ 72. Millisle Producer 40 Lambs 26kg @ 72. Antrim Producer 33 Lambs 30kg @ 72. Dunadry Producer 46 Lambs 27kg @ 72. Crumlin Producer 24 Lambs 26kg @ 71. Antrim Producer 32 Lambs 26kg @ 71. Crumlin Producer 28 Lambs 25kg @ 70. Glenavy Producer 60 Lambs 25kg @ 70. Ballywalter Producer 15 Lambs 27kg @71. Portadown Producer 30 Lambs 25kg @ 70.

CAST EWES: Glenavy Producer 7 Texels @95. Newtownards Producer 16 Charollais @ 90. Ballywalter Producer 11 Suffolks @ 88. Dungannon Producer 2 Suffolks @90. Lurgan Producer 22 Suffolks @ 86. Toomebridge Producer 14 Texels @ 84. Toomebridge Producer Texel Ram @ 100. Dungannon Producer Suffolk Ram @ 98. Ballywalter Producer Suffolk Ram 90.