Superb trade for all weights at Massereene sheep sale

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A good entry at Monday’s prime sheep sales, with a superb trade for all weights, Lightweights selling up to 391p for a pen of Charollais 21kg @ 82, Heavy lots sold up to 93 per head.

The total entry of lambs averaged 83.50 per Hd, Lurgan Producer 12 Lambs 21kg @ 82. = 391p. Ballymena Producer 13 Lambs 23kg @ 88.50. = 385p. Portglenone Producer 23 Lambs 23kg @ 87.50. = 382p. Dromore Producer 39 Lambs 22.5kg @ 85.50= 380p. Ballyutoag Producer 11 Lambs 22.5kg @ 85. = 378p. Moira Producer 4 Lambs 22kg @ 83. = 377p. Nutts Corner Producer 30 Lambs 22.5kg @ 84. = 373p. Kells Producer 49 Lambs 22.5kg @ 84. = 373p. Dundrod Producer 12 Lambs 22.5kg @ 83.50. = 371p. Aldergrove Producer 5 Lambs 22.5kg @ 83.50. = 371p. Nutts Corner Producer 6 Lambs 22.5kg @ 83.50. = 371p. Aldergrove Producer 5 Lambs 22kg Cookstown Producer 11 Lambs 23kg @ 84.50. = 367p. Ballyclare Producer 9 Lambs 25kg @ 91.50. = 366p. Antrim Producer 23 Lambs 21.5kg @ 78.50. = 365p. Ballyclare Producer 30 Lambs 25.5kg@ 93. = 365p. Nutts Corner Producer 6 Lambs 25.5kg @ 93. = 365p. Larne Producer 17 Lambs 23kg @ 83.50. = 363p. Cushendall Producer 39 Lambs 24kg @ 87. = 363p. Antrim Producer 31 Lambs 23.5kg @ 85. = 362p. Cookstown Producer 11 Lambs 21kg @ 76. = 362p. Crumlin Producer 21 Lambs 23.5kg @ 84.50. = 360p. Kells Producer 16 Lambs 23.5kg @ 84.50. = 360p. Carnlough Producer 72 Lambs 24kg @ 86.50. = 360p. Carrickfergus Producer 18 Lambs 23kg @ 82.50. = 359p. Ballinderry Producer 22 Lambs 23.5kg @ 83.50. = 355p. Armoy Producer 42 Lambs 24kg @ 85 =355p. Glenarm Producer 48 Lambs 24.5kg @ 86.50. = 353p. Larne Producer 9 Lambs 24kg @ 84.50. = 352p. In the Cast Ewe Ring trade remained slow with only Meaty Continental types getting top rates, Dromore Producer 7 Texels @ 96. Newtownards Producer 10 Charollais @ 92. Ballywalter Producer 7 Suffolks @ 89. Ballyutoag Producer 12 Texels @ 80. Crumlin Producer 2 Suffolks @ 80. Carnlough Producer 5 Crossbreds @ 71. Ballygally Producer 17 Horned Ewes @ 49.