Another large offering of good quality hoggets at Massereene

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Another large offering of good quality hoggets at Monday’s sales.

Lightweights selling from 380 to 418p per kg for a pen of Dorsets 22kg at 92.

Heavy hoggets sold from 95 to 103 per head, lightweight hogget prices, Antrim producer 12 hogts 22kg at 92 = 418p. Doagh producer 5 hoggets 19.5kg at 80 = 410p. Glenavy producer 10 hoggets 23kg at 94 = 408p. Crumlin producer 20 hoggets 23kg at 94 = 408p. Kells producer 40 hoggets 20kg at 80 = 400p. Ballinderry producer 30 hoggets 23kg at 91 = 396p. Aldergrove producer 4 hoggets 24kg at 94.50 = 394p. Cookstown producer 19 hoggets 23kg at 90.50 = 393p. Doagh producer 9 hoggets 22kg at 86 = 391p. Carnlough producer 45 hoggets 22kg at 85.50 = 388p. Carnlough producer 39 hoggets 20kg at 77.50 = 387p. Dungannon producer 30 hoggets 24.5kg at 94 = 384p. Crumlin producer 28 hoggets 24.5kg at 94 = 384p. Ballymena producer 2 hoggets 23.5kg at 90 = 383p. Portaferry producer 25 hoggets 22.5kg at 86 = 382p. Portaferry producer 25 hoggets 25kg at 95.50 = 382p. Ballynahinch producer 33 hoggets 24.5kg at 93 = 380p. Ballinderry producer 25 hoggets 22.5kg at 85.50 = 380p. Carnlough producer 201 hoggets 24.5kg at 93 = 380p. Randalstown producer 20 hoggets 24.5kg at 92.50 = 378p.

Heavy hoggets: Glenavy producer 14 hoggets 27kg at 103. Cookstown producer 24 hoggets 28kg at 101. Crossgar producer 32 hoggets 27kg at 100. Antrim producer 20 hoggets 27kg at 98. Crumlin producer 18 hoggets 31kg at 97. Muckamore producer 2 hoggets 27kg at 97. Portaferry producer 6 hoggets 31kg at 97. Crumlin producer 40 hoggets 29 kg at 96.50. Crumlin producer 11 hoggets 28kg at 96. Crumlin producer 10 hoggets 34kg at 96. Larne producer 2 hoggets 32kg at 95.50. Aghalee producer 23 hoggets 26kg at 95.50. Cookstown producer 25 hoggets 27kg at 95. Kircubbin producer 24 hoggets 26kg at 95.

In the cast ewe ring another tremendous trade with Suffolks selling up to 118, Texels to 115, Charollais to 110, crossbreds to 90, horned ewes to 62 per head.

Prices: Cookstown producer 2 Suffolks at 118. Toome producer 4 Texels at 115. Newtownards producer 6 Charollais at 110. Antrim producer 7 Texels at 111. Larne producer 10 Suffolks at 103. Islandmagee producer Texel ram at 103. Templepatrick producer 7 Suffolks at 95. Ballycarry producer 5 Suffolks at 94. Antrim producer 5 Texels at 99. Crumlin producer 7 Suffolks at 98. Newtownards producer 16 Suffolks at 97.

Please note: Massereene Mart will be closed on Easter Monday 28th of March 2016.