Increased entry of fat ewes making £90 at Downpatrick

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At the weekly sheep sale on Saturday 23rd July, fat lambs sold to £85.00 and an increased entry fat ewes making to £90.00.

On the day lighter weight lambs making to 3.53ppk.

Leading prices in all categories as follows:

FAT LAMBS: killough farmer 25kg £85.00, Kilkeel farmer 24kg £85.00, Dromara farmer 24kg £84.00, Annacloy farmer 24kg £84.00, Downpatrick farmer 24kg £84.00, Loughinisland farmer 24kg £83.50, Drumnaquoile farmer 24kg £83.50, Strangford farmer 24kg £82.50, Strangford farmer 24kg £82.00, Killough farmer 24kg £81.50, Crossgar farmer 23kg £81.00, Dromara farmer 23kg £81.00, Ballykinlar farmer 22kg £80.50, Ballykinlar farmer 23kg £79.50, Ballyculter farmer 23kg £79.00, Crossgar farmer 23kg £79.00, Downpatrick farmer £22kg £79.00, Seaforde farmer 23kg £78.50, Ballygowan farmer 22.5kg £78.50, Downpatrick farmer 22kg £78.50, Kilkeel farmer 22kg £78.00, Ballynoe farmer 22kg £78.00, Ballykilbeg farmer 22kg £78.00, Strangford farmer 22kg £78.00, Annacloy farmer 22kg £78.00, Ballyalton farmer 22kg £77.50, Ballynahinch farmer 22.50kg £77.00, Strangford farmer 22kg £76.00, Inch farmer 22kg £75.00, Ardglass farmer 21kg £75.00, Ballynahinch farmer 20kg £73.50, Downpatrick farmer 20kg £71.00 and Kilkeel farmer 19kg £60.00.

FAT EWES: Ballycruttle farmer £90, Ballyhornan farmer £86, Ballynoe farmer £80, Downpatrick farmer £77, Seaforde farmer £75, Ballyhornan farmer £73.50, Downpatrick farmer £71, Kilkeel farmer £70 and Ballynahinch farmer £69.50.