Massereene Mart: Heavy lots selling to £146 for a pen of Texels 27kgs

Another price rise at Monday’s prime sheep sales with a great show of hoggets forward.

Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 12:48 pm

Heavy lots sold up to £146 for a pen of Texels 27kgs.

Lightweights sold up to 609p for a pen of Texels 21.5kg at £131.

In the cast ewe ring a plain show forward with many more heavy ewes required.

Hogget prices: Crumlin producer 9 hoggets 27kg at £146.Toomebridge producer single hogget 33kg at £146. Portaferry producer 11 hoggets 24.5kg at £145.50. Toomebridge producer single hogget 29kg at £145.50. Moira producer 7 hoggets 25.5kg at £145.50. Portadown producer 11 hoggets 29kg at £145. Carrowdore producer 2 hoggets 28.5kg at £144. Ballyclare producer 5 hoggets 26kg at £143. Muckamore producer 4 hoggets 25.5kg at £142. Crumlin producer 2 hoggets 29kg at £142. Crumlin producer 6 hoggets 25.5kg at £141. Larne producer 6 hoggets 29.5kg at £141. Ligoniel producer 4 hoggets 25kg at £141. Portadown producer 8 hoggets 24kg at £140. Aghalee producer 18 hoggets 27kg at £140. Templepatrick producer 10 hoggets 30kg at £140. Ballymena producer 2 hoggets 26kg at £140. Ballynahinch producer 41 hoggets 24.5kg at £138. Crumlin producer 15 hoggets 25.5kg at £138. Ballymena producer 20 hoggets 24.5kg at £137.50. Antrim producer 31 hoggets 25kg at £137. Crumlin producer 12 hoggets 27kg at £137. Ballymena producer 20 hoggets 24.5kg at £136. Crumlin producer 14 hoggets 25kg at £136. Dundrod producer 11 hoggets 24kg at £135.

Lightweights: Portaferry producer 12 hoggets 21.5kg at £131 = 609p. Portaferry producer 12 hoggets 20.5kg at £123 = 600p. Ballymena producer 15 hoggets 21kg at £126 = 600p. Ballymena producer 2 hoggets 23.5kg at £140 = 596p. Templepatrick producer 5 hoggets 21kg at £125 = 595p. Ballyclare producer 4 hoggets 22kg at £130 = 591p. Dundrod producer 10 hoggets 20kg at £117 = 585p. Antrim producer 9 hoggets 22.5kg at £130 = 578p. Millisle producer 16 hoggets 23.5kg at £135 = 574p. Ligoniel producer 10 hoggets 21kg at £120 = 571p. Randalstown producer 14 hoggets 23kg at £120 = 565p. Crumlin producer 43 hoggets 23kg at £130 = 565p. Comber producer 14 hoggets 23kg at £130 = 565p. Larne producer 10 hoggets 19kg at £106 = 558p.

Cast ewes: Ballymena producer 4 Texels at £147. Larne producer 2 Suffolks at £108. Comber producer 3 Suffolks at £108. Larne producer 4 Suffolks at £102. Crumlin producer 2 Charollais at £100. Ballyclare producer single Charollais at £100. Ballymena producer single Dorset at 94. Larne producer 3 Cheviots at £94. Ballymena producer single Dorset at £93. Killinchy producer 7 Mules at £90. Templepatrick producer 2 Mules at £90. Larne producer 2 Cheviots at £90. Crumlin producer 3 Mules at £90. Carrowdore producer 7 Mules at £90.