Top quality hoggets on offer at Massereene

Press Eye � Belfast - Northern Ireland
Thursday 16nd March 2017
Photo by Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye �
Six men arrested after 'serious assault' in Co Antrim bar.
Police said that at around 6pm a group of men entered McConnell's Bar on Main Street in Doagh with weapons including hammers and baseball bats before attacking a man in his 40s.
The man was taken to hospital where he's being treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Detective Sergeant Robinson said: "We believe that the males then left the scene on foot to waiting cars and left the area.
Press Eye � Belfast - Northern Ireland Thursday 16nd March 2017 Photo by Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye � Six men arrested after 'serious assault' in Co Antrim bar. Police said that at around 6pm a group of men entered McConnell's Bar on Main Street in Doagh with weapons including hammers and baseball bats before attacking a man in his 40s. The man was taken to hospital where he's being treated for serious but non-life threatening injuries. Detective Sergeant Robinson said: "We believe that the males then left the scene on foot to waiting cars and left the area.

A tremendous entry of top quality hoggets was on offer at Monday’s sales with Lightweights selling from 370p to 415p per kg paid for a pen of Texels 23kg @ 95.50, Heavy Hogts selling from 94 to 99 per head.

In the cast ewe ring another super trade Texels selling up to 117, Charollais to 115, Suffolks to 110, Crossbreds to 96, Horned Ewes to 61 per head.

Hogget prices: Ballycarry Producer 9 Hogts 23kg @ 95.50, =415p. Moira Producer 12 Hogts 22kg @ 90, = 410p, Larne Producer 3 Hogts 24kg @ 97, = 404p. Larne Producer 12 Hogts 23kg @ 92.50. = 402p. Larne Producer 2 Hogts 23kg @ 92.50. = 402p. Carrowdore Producer 9 Hogts 23kg @ 92. = 400p. Lisburn Producer 16 Hogts 23kg @ 91.50. = 398p. Moira Producer 7 Hogts 24kg @ 93.50. = 390p. Moneymore Producer 24 Hogts 23kg @ 90,50. = 394p. Cookstown Producer 23 Hogts 22kg @ 85.50.= 390p. Dungannon Producer 40 Hogts 23.5kg @ 91. = 387p. Crumlin Producer 22 Hogts 24.5kg @ 94. = 384p. Ballinderry Producer 40 Hogts 23kg @ 87. = 378p. Crumlin Producer 20 Hogts 23kg @ 87. = 378p. Lurgan Producer 14 Hogts 23kg @ 86. = 374p. Carnlough Producer 156 Hogts 24kg @ 91.50. = 374p. Crumlin Producer 11 Hogts 26kg @ 96.50. = 371p. Ballinderry Producer 8 Hogts 25kg @ 92.50. = 370p. Kells Producer 49 Hogts 25.5kg @ 94. = 369p. Crumlin Producer 6 Hogts 20.5kg @ 75.50. = 368p. Ballymoney Producer 29 Hogts 25kg @ 91.50. = 366p. Armoy Producer 20 Hogts 22.5kg @ 82. = 364p. Ahoghill Producer 25 Hogts 22,5kg @ 82. = 364p. Crumlin Producer 23 Hogts 20.5kg @ 74.50. = 363p. Templepatrick Producer 22 Hogts 25.5kg @ 92. = 361p. Heavy Hogts. Ballymena Producer Single Hogt 31kg @ 99. Tobermore Producer 10 Hogts 29kg @ 98. Newtownards Producer 16 Hogts 28kg @ 97. Moira Producer 6 Hogts 27kg @ 96.50. Crumlin Producer 22 Hogts 26kg @ 96.50. Muckamore Producer 10 Hogts 27kg @ 95. Larne Producer 30 Hogts 27kg @ 96. Antrim Producer 30 Hogts 26kg @ 96. Crumlin Producer 20 Hogts 26kg @ 95.

CAST EWES: Crumlin Producer 4 Texels @ 117. Newtownards Producer 6 Charollais @ 115, Dundrod Producer 10 Suffolks @ 110. Dromore Producer 3 Charollais @ 108. Cookstown Producer 6 Suffolks @ 108. Bangor Producer Single Ram @ 106. Ballymena Producer Single Texel Ewe @ 105. Islandmagee Producer 5 Suffolks @ 95. Cookstown Producer 7 Suffolks @ 94. Carnlough Producer 29 Charollais @ 94. Bangor Producer Single Suffolk @ 96. Millisle Producer 14 Suffolk @ 89.