Prime lambs selling to £115.50 at Massereene

Another tremendous trade for prime lambs at Monday’s sales, selling to a top price of £115.50.

A plain show of cast ewes sold to £100.

Prices: Ballycarry producer 23 lambs 24.5kg at £115.50 = 471p. Crumlin producer 22 lambs 24kg at £112 = 466. Portaferry producer 30 lambs 19kg at £88.50 = 465p. Ballyutoag producer 17 lambs 23kg at £106. = 461p. Larne producer 7 lambs 23kg at £105 =456p. Larne producer 12 lambs 23kg at £103.50 = 450p. Crumlin producer 33 lambs 22kg at £99 = 450p. Islandmagee producer 4 lambs 23.5kg at £105.50 = 448p. Ballynure producer 15 lambs 23.5kg at £105 = 447p. Raloo producer 16 lambs 23kg at £103 = 448p. Randalstown producer 24 lambs 22kg at £98 = 445p. Aldergrove producer 10 lambs 22kg at £98 = 445p. Ballynure producer 6 lambs 22.5kg at £100 = 444p. Ballyclare producer 3 lambs 22kg at £97.50 = 443p. Ballynahinch producer 33 lambs 23.5kg at £104 = 442p. Ballymena producer 4 lambs 22kg at £97 = 441p. Ballinderry producer 40 lambs 22.5kg at £99 = 440p. Ballinderry producer 23 lambs 20kg at £88 = 440p. Mallusk producer 11 lambs 22.5kg at £99 = 440p. Crumlin producer 5 lambs 23kg at £101 = 439p. Larne producer 7 lambs 24kg at £105 = 437p. Ballycarry producer 17 lambs 22.5kg at £98 = 436p. Larne producer 22 lambs 21.5kg at £94 = 437p. Larne producer 6 lambs 21.5kg at £93.50 = 435p. Ballycarry producer 12 lambs 23kg at £100 = 435p.

Heavy lambs: Newtownards producer 30 lambs 26kg at £110. Carrickfergus producer 9 lambs 26kg at £109. Dunloy producer 49 lambs 28kg at £108. Ballyclare producer 8 lambs 25kg at £107.50. Dundrod producer 24 lambs 25.5kg at £107. Crumlin producer 37 lambs 25kg at £107. Mallusk producer 6 lambs 27kg at £107.50. Mallusk producer 13 lambs 25kg at £105. Ligoniel producer 47 lambs 25kg at £105.50.

Cast ewes: A big entry of plain ewes sold as follows. Ballywalter producer 7 Suffolks at £100. Ballyclare producer 11 Mules at £100. Ballyclare producer 2 Mules at £100. Antrim producer 7 Charollais at £100. Newtownards producer 26 Mules at £100.

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