Massereene: Heavy hoggets sell from £86 to £94 per head

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Good numbers of prime hoggets still coming forward at Monday’s sales at Massereene, with a ring full of buyers all keen for stock resulting in a tremendous trade for all weights.

Lightweight hoggets selling from 350p to 396p paid for a pen of Beltex 24kg at £95. Heavy hoggets sold from £86 to £94 per head.

Prices: Magherafelt producer 12 hoggets 24kg at £95 = 396p. Dromore producer 10 hoggets 22kg at £86 = 392p. Ballymena producer 30 hoggets 23kg at £89.50 = 390p. Crumlin producer 16 hoggets 23.5kg at £91 = 387p. Armagh producer 30 hoggets 22kg at £85 = 386p. Ballycarry producer 6 hoggets 22kg at £84 = 382p. Cookstown producer 29 hoggets 23kg at £87.50 = 381p. Randalstown producer 18 hoggets 24kg at £90.60 = 377p. Dundrod producer 42 hoggets 19kg at £71.50 = 376p. Carrickfergus producer 8 hoggets 21kg at £78.50 = 374p. Crumlin producer 21 hoggets 23kg at £86 = 374p. Randalstown producer 40 hoggets 23kg at £86 = 374p. Antrim producer 9 hoggets 24kg at £88 = 367p. Ballymena producer 8 hoggets 22kg at £80 = 364p. Toome producer 40 hoggets 23.5kg at £85.50 = 364p. Mallusk producer 20 hoggets 21kg at £76.50 = 364p. Crumlin producer 5 hoggets 23.5kg at £85 = 362p. Glenavy producer 11 hoggets 23kg at £83 = 361p. Ballynahinch producer 29 hoggets 23.5kg at £84.50 = 360p. Randalstown producer 11 hoggets 23.5kg at £84.50 = 360p. Dungannon producer 40 hoggets 20kg at £72 = 360p. Dundrod producer 30 hoggets 21.5kg at £77.50 = 360p. Dundrod producer 18 hoggets 24kg at £86 = 358p. Ballyclare producer 20 hoggets 23.5kg at £84 = 357p. Ballymena producer 72 hoggets 22.5kg at £80 = 356p. Randalstown producer 31 hoggets 22.5kg at £80 = 356p. Crumlin producer 10 hoggets 24kg at £85 = 354p. Antrim producer 20 hoggets 24kg at £85 = 354p. Ballymena producer 46 hoggets 20.5kg at £72.50 = 354p. Carnlough producer 50 hoggets 24kg at £85 = 354p. Ballymena producer 30 hoggets 22kg at 77 = 350p. Dundrod producer 42 hoggets 23.5kg at £84 = 350p.

HEAVY HOGGETS: Portglenone producer 16 hoggets 26kg at £94. Dromore producer 10 hoggets 26kg at £92. Tobermore producer 14 hoggets 26kg at £91. Crumlin producer 2 hoggets 26kg at £90. Mallusk producer 2 hoggets 29kg at £89. Crumlin producer 6 hoggets 31kg at £88. Moira producer 4 hoggets 29kg at £88. Carnlough producer 10 hoggets 27kg at £88. Dundrod producer 45 hoggets 30kg at £88. Toome producer 10 hoggets 25kg at £87. Cookstown producer 23 hoggets 25kg at £87. Carrickfergus producer 4 hoggets 27kg at £87. Carryduff producer 35 hoggets 28kg at £87. Dundrod producer 11 hoggets 26kg at £86. Crumlin producer 21 hoggets 25kg at £86. Magherafelt producer 10 hoggets 26kg at 86. Aghalee producer 24 hoggets 27kg at £86.50. Ballyclare producer 19 hoggets 28kg at £86.50.

In the cast ewe ring nearly 300 ewes met a steady trade, Dungannon producer Texel at £101. Ballywalter producer 4 Suffolks at £100. Crumlin producer 3 Texels at £96. Stewartstown producer 4 Texels at £93. Islandmagee producer 4 Suffolks at £91. Crumlin producer Suffolk at £91. Antrim producer 7 Texels at £90. Ballyclare producer 7 Charollais at £98. Crumlin producer 4 Suffolks at £88. Crumlin producer 8 Suffolks at £85. Stewartstown producer 6 Suffolks at £85. Larne producer 16 Suffolks at £84.