Fat lambs sell to £72 and fat ewes to £65 at Downpatrick

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At the weekly sheep sale on Saturday 5th December, fat lambs sold to £72.00 and fat ewes to £65.00.

Leading prices in all categories as follows:

FAT LAMBS: Clough farmer 25kg £72.00, Killyleagh farmer 25kg £72.00, Clough farmer 24kg £72.00, Bonecastle farmer 29kg £72.00, Downpatrick farmer 24.5kg £71.50, Ballycruttle farmer 31g £70.50, Annacloy farmer 24kg £70.00, Ballykilbeg farmer 25kg £70.00, Downpatrick farmer 26kg £70.00, Ballycruttle farmer 24kg £68.00, Downpatrick farmer 23kg £66.00, Ballyculter farmer 22.5kg £63.00, Downpatrick farmer 22kg £62.00, Crossgar farmer 21kg £60.50 and 19kg £55.00.

FAT EWES: Saintfield farmer £65, Newcastle farmer £51, Ballycruttle farmer £49 and Crossgar farmer £48.