Cast ewes selling to £150 for Texels at Massereene

A great turnout of top quality prime lambs met a tremendous trade at Monday’s sales.

By Darryl Armitage
Tuesday, 17th August 2021, 12:44 pm

Lightweights selling up to £109 for 23kgs, heavy lots selling from £105 to £110.

Cast ewes to £150 for Texels.

Prices: Ballymena producer 35 lambs 23kg at £109 = 404p. Carrowdore producer 9 lambs 20.5kg at £96 = 468p. Carrickfergus producer 27 lambs 22.5kg at £105 = 467p. Crumlin producer 24 lambs 23.5kg at £108 = 460p. Templepatrick producer 23 lambs 22kg at £101 = 459p. Antrim producer 41 lambs 21.5kg at £98.50 = 458p. Carrickfergus producer 14 lambs 22.5kg at £103 = 458p. Antrim producer 16 lambs 21.5kg at £98.50 = 458p. Carnlough producer 22 lambs 21kg at £96 = 457p. Lurgan producer 40 lambs 23kg at £105 = 456p. Ballygally producer 17 lambs 23.5kg at £107 = 455p. Ballinderry producer 10 lambs 21.5kg at £97.50 = 453p. Crumlin producer 36 lambs 22.5kg at £102 = 453p. Ballycarry producer 8 lambs 22.5kg at £102 = 453p. Mallusk producer 14 lambs 23.5kg at £410p = 451p. Crumlin producer 16 lambs 22kg at £99 = 450p. Killinchy producer 41 lambs 20kg at £90 = 450p. Lisburn producer 4 lambs 23.5kg at £105 = 440p. Carrickfergus producer 25 lambs 23kg at £102.50 = 446p. Ballyclare producer 5 lambs 22.5kg at £100.50 = 446p. Crumlin producer 7 lambs 22kg at £98 = 445p. Comber producer 36 lambs 24.5kg at £109 = 445p. Crumlin producer 11 lambs 23kg at £102.50 = 445p. Cairncastle producer 10 lambs 22.5kg at £100 = 444p. Antrim producer 11 lambs 23.5kg at £104 = 442. Aldergrove producer 7 lambs 23.5kg at £104 = 442p. Larne producer 10 lambs 23.5kg at £103 = 438p. Carrickfergus producer 12 lambs 21kg at £92 = 438p. Carrickfergus producer 9 lambs 21.5kg at £94 = 437p. Ballymena producer 24 lambs 23.5kg at £103 = 438p. Ballinderry producer 24 lambs 21.5kg at £94 = 437p.

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Heavy lambs: Ballycarry producer 22 lambs 25.5kg at £110. Newtownards producer 19 lambs 26kg at £110. Rathkenny producer 24 lambs 25kg at £110. Ballywalter producer 34 lambs 24,5kg at £109. Cushendall producer 23 lambs 25kg at £109. Ballinderry producer 18 lambs 25kg at £108. Dundrod producer 16 lambs 24.5kg at £107. Crumlin producer 6 lambs 24,5kg at £107.50. Antrim producer 8 lambs 24kg at £106. Carrickfergus producer 19 lambs 24kg at £105. Glenarm producer 20 lambs 25kg at £105.

Cast ewes: Greyabbey producer 4 Texels at £150. Lurgan producer 4 Charollais at £142. Crumlin producer 6 Texels at £135. Newtownards producer 5 Charollais at £126. Randalstown producer Single Mule at £115. Crumlin producer 6 Mules at £106. Newtownards producer 14 Mules at £100. Antrim producer 11 Mules at £100. Carnlough producer 11 Blackface at £66. Larne producer 9 Blackface at £62.