Heavy lots selling from £100 to £111 per head at Massereene Mart

At Monday’s sales of prime lambs and cast ewes, all weights of lamb met a strong demand from all buyers, selling from 420p to 440p.

Tuesday, 27th July 2021, 3:07 pm

Heavy lots £100 to £111 per head.

Cast ewes continued to sell at premium rates, with a top price of £157.

Lamb prices: Magherafelt producer 21 lambs 22kg at £96.50. = 440p. Carrickfergus producer 13 lambs 22kg at £96.50. = 438p. Carrickfergus producer 44 lambs 22.5kg at £98 = 436p. Islandmagee producer 13 lambs 23kg at £100 = 434p. Antrim producer 16 lambs 23kg at £100 = 434p. Ballynure producer 17 lambs 22.5kg at £97.50 = 433p. Carntall producer 5 lambs 24kg at £104 = 433p. Ballinderry producer 14 lambs 22kg at £95 = 432p. Lisburn producer 3 lambs 22kg at £95 = 432p. Antrim producer 15 lambs 23kg at £99 = 430p. Antrim producer 12 lambs 21kg at £90 = 429p. Ballycarry producer 31 lambs 22kg at £94 = 427p. Ballygally producer 17 lambs 23kg at £100 = 426p. Islandmagee producer 10 lambs 24.5kg at £104 = 424p.

Heavy lambs: Mallusk producer single lamb 36kg at £111. Dungannon producer 9 lambs 26kg at £108. Portglenone producer 16 lambs 26kg at £106. Mallusk producer 20 lambs 26.5kg at £105. Newtownards producer 22 lambs 25kg at £104. Crumlin producer 11 lambs 34kg at £105. Muckamore producer 5 lambs 25.5kg at £103. Ballyearl producer 13 lambs 25kg at £103. Ballycarry producer 22 lambs 25kg at £103. Lisburn producer 12 lambs 25.5kg at £103. Tobermore producer 19 lambs 25.5kg at £102. Killinchy producer 51 lambs 24kg at £102. Ballymena producer 23 lambs 24.5kg at £102. Larne producer 24 lambs 25kg at £102.50. Ballymena producer 34 lambs 24kg at £102. Ballynure producer 20 lambs 23.5kg at £101. Larne producer 9 lambs 25.5kg at £101. Antrim producer 15 lambs 25kg at £101. Crumlin producer 6 lambs 24kg at £101. Crumlin producer 12 lambs 24.5kg at £101. Carrickfergus producer 14 lambs 24.5kg at £101. Ballynure producer 33 lambs 24.5kg at £101.

Cast ewes: Muckamore producer 6 Texels at £157. Lisburn producer 4 Charollais at £153. Crumlin producer single Texel at £153. Ballymena producer 4 Texels at £150. Rasharkin producer 4 Suffolks at £140. Ballynure producer single Charollais at £134. Larne producer 7 Suffolks at £130. Ballymena producer 3 Suffolks at £124. Templepatrick producer single Suffolk at £124. Larne producer 7 Mules at £120. Hillsborough producer 8 Suffolks at £120. Comber producer 6 Mules at £118. Ballyclare producer 2 Mules at £118. Dundrod producer 3 Mules at £115. Magherafelt producer 21 Mules at £115. Larne producer 12 Mules at £108. Ballymena producer 14 Blackface at £67. Broughshane producer 13 Blackface at £60.