Sheep prices regain some lost ground at Massereene

At Monday’s Prime Lamb sales in Massereene, prices regained some lost ground on last week, from 460p to 522p for 22kg at 115.

Tuesday, 6th July 2021, 2:44 pm

Heavy lots sold up to 117. The average price of all lambs sold was 108, well above deadweight prices.

Cast Ewes continued to meet a rampant trade selling up to 140 for a pen of Charollais.

Prices: Carnlough Producer 16 Lambs 22kg at 115 = 522p. Ballycarry Producer 14 Lambs 22.5kg at 115.50. = 513p. Antrim Producer 4 Lambs 22.5kg at 114.50. = 509p. Antrim Producer 11 Lambs 23kg at 113.50. = 493p. Crumlin Producer 2 Lambs 22.5kg at 111. = 493p. Crumlin Producer 3 Lambs 21kg at 103.50. = 493p. Crumlin Producer 23 Lambs 23.5kg at 115.50. = 491p. Crumlin Producer 3 Lambs 22kg at 108. = 490p. Ballyclare Producer 4 Lambs 23kg at 113. = 491p. Ballyquillan Producer 25 Lambs 22.5kg at 110. = 489p. Larne Producer 17 Lambs 22.5kg at 110. = 488p. Carnlough Producer 30 Lambs 20.5kg at 100. = 489p. Ballycarry Producer 16 Lambs 23kg at 112. = 487p. Antrim Producer 17 Lambs 24kg at 117. = 487p. Carrickfergus Producer 6 Lambs 19.5kg at 95. = 487p. Randalstown Producer 15 Lambs 22kg at 107. = 486p. Larne Producer 12 Lambs 21kg at 102. = 485p. Toomebridge Producer 12 Lambs 23kg at 111.50. = 484p Crumlin Producer 43 Lambs 21.5kg at 104. = 483p. Aldergrove Producer 11 Lambs 23kg at 111. = 482p. Antrim Producer 24 Lambs 22.5kg at 108. = 480p. Crumlin Producer 16 Lambs 22.5kg at 108. = 480p. Aldergrove Producer 6 Lambs 21.5kg at 103. = 479p. Moorfields Producer 34 Lambs 24kg at 115. – 479p. Templepatrick Producer 20 La,bs 22.5kg at 107.50. = Lambs. Ballinderry Producer 8 Lambs 19.5kg at 93. = 477p. Ballinderry Producer 12 ,Lambs 21kg at 100. = 476p. Crumlin Producer 16 Lambs 22.5kg at 107 = 475p. Ballygally Producer 22 Lambs 22.5kg at 107. = 475p. Dungannon Producer 8 Labs 19.5kg at 92. = 472p. Dundrod Producer 7 Lambs 22kg at 104. = 472p. Ballynure Producer 10 Labs 22.5kg at 111. = 472p. Crumlin Producer 19 Lambs 23.5kg at 110.50 = 470p.

Cast Ewes: Crumlin Producer Single Rouge at 140. Crumlin Producer 7 Charollais at 136. Greyabbey Producer 11 Suffolks at 134. Ballycarry Producer Single Suffolk at 134. Glenarriff Producer 2 Suffolk at 132. Ballyutoag Producer Single Texel at 134. Ballywalter Producer 5 Suffolks at 130. Dundrod Producer 6 Mules at 126. Ballymena Producer 9 BF at 78.