Downpatrick Mart: Fat lambs sell to £101 and fat ewes to £80

Downpatrick Mart
Downpatrick Mart

At the sheep sale on Saturday, October 19 there was steady trade of good quality lambs.

Fat lambs sold to £101.00, fat ewes sold to £80.00 and light weight lambs to £3.75ppk.

Leading prices as follows:

FAT LAMBS

Lissoid farmer 36kg £101.00, 36kg £87.00 and 26kg £80.00,Newcastle farmer 24kg £84.00, Castlescreen farmer 26kg £77.00, Ballydonety farmer 25kg £76.50,Dromara farmer 26kg £76.00, Ballynoe farmer 25kg £75.50, Legamaddy farmer 24kg £74.00, Dundrum farmer 24kg £74.00, Castlewellan farmer 24kg £74.00, Castlewellan farmer 22kg £73.50, Clonvaraghan farmer 20kg £72.00, Dromore farmer 21kg £70.50, Annalong farmer 22kg £70.00, Castlewellan farmer 22kg £70.00, Dundrum farmer 21kg £68.50, Dromore farmer 21kg £68.00, Clonvaraghan farmer 21kg £67.50 and Downpatrick farmer 18kg £64.00 and 16kg £60.00.

FAT EWES

Downpatrick farmer £80.00, Newcastle farmer £78.00 and £69.00 and £62.00, Lissoid farmer £70.00, Annacloy farmer £70.00, Ballylucas farmer £70.00, Castlewellan farmer £68.00 and Ardglass farmer £60.00.

Fat rams sold for £135.00 and £100.00 for a Corbally farmer.