Another big entry of hoggets and cast ewes as Massereene

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Another big entry of hoggets and cast ewes on offer at Monday’s sales, trade eased slightly due to more weather beaten hoggets on offer.

Cast ewes sold at rates equal to last week, lightweight hoggets selling from 360 to 374p for a pen of Charollais 23kg at 86.

Heavy hoggets selling from 86 to 91.50 per head. Suffolk ewes sold up 86, fat rams to 98.

HOGGET PRICES: Larne producer 30 hoggets 23kg at 86 = 374p. Ballycarry producer 13 hoggets 23kg at 86 = 374p. Comber producer 12 hoggets 22kg at 81.50 = 371p. Magherafelt producer 30 hoggets 23kg at 85 = 370p. Ballinderry producer 40 hoggets 22kg at 81.50 = 370p. Crumlin producer 6 hoggets 22.5kg at 83 = 369p. Dundrod producer 17 hoggets 21kg at 77.50 = 369p. Crumlin producer 15 hoggets 22.5kg at 82 = 364p. Crumlin producer 17 hoggets 23.5kg at 85.50 = 364p. Ligoniel producer 18 hoggets 21kg at 76.50 = 364p. Cookstown producer 5 hoggets 24.5kg at 89 = 363p. Aghalee producer 25 hoggets 23kg at 83.50 = 363p. Ballinderry producer 20 hoggets 24kg at 87 = 363p. Lisburn producer 22 hoggets 23.5kg at 85 = 362p. Larne producer 3 hoggets 22kg at 79.50 = 361p. Cookstown producer 9 hoggets 24.5kg at 88.50 = 361p. Antrim producer 5 hoggets 25kg at 90 = 360p. Randalstown producer 48 hoggets 23.5kg at 84.50 = 360p.

HEAVY HOGGETS: Newtownards producer 9 hoggets 26kg at 91.50. Ballyclare producer 3 hoggets 29kg at 90. Crumlin producer 28 hoggets 27kg at 90. Antrim producer 21 hoggets 27kg at 89. Crumlin producer 30 hoggets 26kg at 90. Crumlin producer 33 hoggets 29kg at 90. Crumlin producer 16 hoggets 26kg at 89.50. Randalstown producer 20 hoggets 26kg at 89. Carnlough producer 50 hoggets 25kg at 89. Aghalee producer 26 hoggets 25kg at 88.50. Ballyclare producer 14 hoggets 25kg at 88.50. Kells producer 20 hoggets 24kg at 87.50. Draperstown producer 40 hoggets 25kg at 87.

CAST EWES: Glenavy producer 5 Suffolks at 86. Carnlough producer 10 BL LIc at 82. Templepatrick producer 7 Suffolks at 84. Greyabbey producer 9 Texels at 81. Antrim producer 14 Suffolks at 80.Crumlin producer single ram at 98.