Tremendous entry of top quality prime lambs at Massereene

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A tremendous entry of top quality prime lambs were on offer at Monday’s sales, with a steady trade throughout.

Lightweights selling from 330p to 350p per kg for a pen of Texels 23kg @ 80.50. Heavy Lots selling from 80 to 86 per Hd.

Prices: Dromore Producer 17 Lambs 23kg @ 80.50. = 350p. Ballymena Producer 31 Lambs 22kg @ 76.50. = 348p. Ballyclare Producer 21 Lambs 22kg @ 76. = 345p. Randalstown Producer 21 Lambs 22.5kg @ 77.50. = 344p. Glenarm Producer 12 Lambs 22.5kg @ 77.50. = 344p. Ballyclare Producer 6 Lambs 19.5kg @ 67. = 344p. Ballinderry Producer 15 Lambs 24.5kg @ 84. = 343p. Ballinderry Producer 8 Lambs 24kg @ 82. = 342p. Dundrod Producer 21 Lambs 24kg @ 82. = 342p. Randalstown Producer 20 Lambs 23kg @ 78.50. = 341p. Ballyclare Producer 8 Lambs 22kg @ 75. = 341p. Ballyclare Producer 39 Lambs 23.5kg @ 80. = 340p. Ballymena Producer 26 Lambs 24kg @ 81.50. = 340p. Carnlough Producer 102 Lambs 23.5kg @ 80. = 340p. Mallusk Producer 17 Lambs 21kg @ 71.50. = 340p. Tobermore Producer 19 Lambs 24kg @ 81. = 338p. Larne Producer 3 Lambs 24kg @ 81. = 338p. Doagh Producer 23 Lambs 21kg @ 71. = 338p. Randalstown Producer 15 Lambs 22.5kg @ 76. = 338p. Glenarm Producer 10 Lambs 20.5kg @ 69. = 337p. Broughshane Producer 10 Lambs 23kg @ 77. = 335p. Doagh Producer 40 Lambs 22kg @ 73. = 336p. Dundrod Producer 23 Lambs 24kg @ 80.50. = 335p. Glenarm Producer 25 Lambs 23.5kg @ 78.50. = 334p. Antrim Producer 10 Lambs 22kg @ 73.50. = 334p. Ballynahinch Producer 40 Lambs 22kg @ 73.50. = 334p. Ballymena Producer 8 Lambs 22kg @ 73.50. = 334p. Cairncastle Producer 13 Lambs 23.5kg @ 78.50. = 334p. Ballinderry Producer 20 Lambs 23.5kg @ 78.50. = 334p. Dundrod Producer 14 Lambs 24.5kg @ 81.50. = 333p. Ballyutoag Producer 17 Lambs 23.5kg @ 78. = 332p.

Heavy Lambs: Banbridge Producer 9 Lambs 26kg @ 86. Lurgan Producer 11 Lambs 26kg @ 85. Crumlin Producer 46 Lambs 26kg @ 84. Moira Producer 7 Lambs 25.5kg @ 84. Kircubbin Producer 18 Lambs 27kg @ 83.50. Crumlin Producer 24 Lambs 26kg @ 83. Crumlin Producer 16 Lambs 26kg @ 83. Larne Producer 7 Lambs 27kg @ 83. Antrim Producer 30 Lambs 25kg @ 83. Broughshane Producer 46 Lambs 26kg @ 82.75. Randalstown Producer 30 Lambs 26kg @ 82. Moneymore Producer 14 Lambs 26kg @ 82.50. Magherafelt Producer 11 Lambs 25kg @ 81.50. Crumlin Producer 64 Lambs 25kg @ 82. Newtownards 50 Lambs 25kg @ 82.

A big entry of cast ewes met a similar trade to last week, Cookstown Producer 2 Texels @ 87. Antrim Producer 4 Charollais @ 83. Hillsborough Producer 30 Suffolks @ 80. Magherafelt Producer 4 Charollais @ 78. Hillsborough Producer 16 Suffolks @ 77. Hillsborough Producer 9 Suffolks @ 76. Ballywalter Producer 23 Suffolks @ 75.