Trade in prime lambs and cast ewes steady at Massereene

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Trade at Monday’s sales of prime lambs and cast ewes remained steady.

Lightweight lambs selling from 290p to 318p for a pen of Beltex 22kg at 70 = 318p.

Heavy lambs selling from 71 to 78 per head. In the cast ewe ring Suffolks selling up to 90, Texels to 80, Crossbreds to 69.

LAMB PRICES: Glenavy producer 10 lambs 22kg at 70 = 318p. Antrim producer 12 lambs 22kg at 67.50 = 307p. Crumlin producer 30 lambs 22kg at 67 = 305p. Carrowdore producer 11 lambs 23.5kg at 70 = 304p. Antrim producer 13 lambs 22.5kg at 68 = 302p. Glenarm producer 10 lambs 22kg at 66.50 = 302p. Comber producer 11 lambs 22.5kg at 67.50 = 300p. Crumlin producer 30 lambs 24kg at 72 = 300p. Dundrod producer 21 lambs 23.5kg at 70 = 298p. Crumlin producer 25 lambs 23.5kg at 70 = 298p. Randalstown producer 17 lambs 23.5kg at 70 = 298p. Randalstown producer 36 lambs 23kg at 68 = 295p. Moorfields producer 14 lambs 22kg at 65 = 295p. Antrim producer 12 lambs 24.5kg at 72 = 294p. Doagh producer 6 lambs 24kg at 70.50 = 294p. Ballinderry producer 5 lambs 22.5kg at 66 = 293p. Ballinderry producer 22 lambs 21kg at 61.50 = 293p. Larne producer 11 lambs 21kg at 63 = 300p. Randalstown producer 50 lambs 22.5kg at 66 = 293p. Dundrod producer 22 lambs 24.5kg at 71.50 = 292p. Larne producer 71 lambs 22kg at 64 = 291p. Ballycarry producer 9 lambs 24.5kg at 71 = 290p. Nutts Corner producer 20 lambs 24.5kg at 71 = 290p. Crumlin producer 11 lambs 24.5kg at 71 = 290p. Ballyclare producer 12 lambs 23kg at 67 = 290p. Ballyclare producer 24 lambs 23.5kg at 68 = 290p.

HEAVY LAMBS: Ballywalter producer 7 lambs 31kg at 78. Ballycarry producer 20 lambs 26kg at 75. Ballyclare producer 16 lambs 28kg at 74. Armagh producer 33 lambs 26kg at 74. Ballynahnich producer 40 lambs 26kg at 74. Lisburn producer 29 lambs 27kg at 73. Ballywalter producer 7 lambs 27kg at 73. Ballyclare producer 22 lambs 28kg at 73. Ballymena producer 6 lambs 21kg at 73. Crumlin producer 21 lambs 31kg at 74. Crumlin producer 13 lambs 28kg at 73.

CAST EWES: Ballywalter producer 2 Suffolks at 90. Moira producer 5 Texels at 80. Larne producer 32 Suffolks at 75. Ballinderry producer 10 Suffolks at 74. Crumlin producer 3 Charollais at 73. Ballymena producer 3 Suffolks at 73. Comber producer 5 Texels at 75. Ballywalter producer 11 Suffolks at 75.