Lightweights lambs sell from 350p to 367p per kg at Massereene

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A much improved trade this week for all weights of prime lambs at Massereene.

Lightweights sold from 350p to 367p per kg, heavies sold from £84 to £89 per head.

Cast ewes remained a slug age trade with Texels to 86, Suffolks to 82, good well fleshed horned ewes to 50.

Light lamb prices: Ballycarry producer 5 lambs 21.5kg at 79 = 367p. Raloo producer 14 lambs 22.5kg @ 82 = 364p. Portadown producer 24 lambs 23kg at 83 = 361p. Randalstown producer 14 lambs 23kg at 82.50 = 359p. Moorfields producer 20 lambs 21.5kg at 76.50 = 356p. Tobermore producer 15 lambs 23kg at 81.50 = 354p. Glenarm producer 26 lambs 25kg at 88.50 = 354p. Ballycarry producer 15 lambs 23.5kg at 83.50 = 355p. Ballymena producer 20 lambs 24.5kg at 86.50= 353p. Ballygally producer 28 lambs 23kg at 81 = 352p. Dundrod producer 46 lambs 23kg at 80.50 = 351p. Ballynahinch producer 53 lambs 22.5kg at 78.50 = 350p. Dundrod producer 29 lambs 22kg at 77 = 350p. Antrim producer 12 lambs 23.5kg at 82 = 349p. Moorfields producer 11 lambs 23kg at 80 = 348p. Ballycarry producer 24 lambs 23kg at 79.50 = 346p. Crumlin producer 25 lambs 24kg at 84 = 343p.

HEAVY LAMBS: Ballyclare producer 6 lambs 27kg at 89. Dundrod producer 24 lambs 26kg at 88. Ballymena producer 34 lambs 26kg at 88.50. Cushendall producer 40 lambs 26kg at 88. Magherafelt producer 9 lambs 26kg at 88. Cookstown producer 23 lambs 25kg at 87.50.

CAST EWES: Larne producer 5 Texels at 86. Ballywalter producer 5 Suffolks at 82. Dundord producer 4 Suffolks at 80. Ballymena producer 19 Charollais at 80.