Slower trade for lambs at Massereene

A slower trade this week for all weights of lambs with a large turnout of stock. Cast Ewes also fell in price. Lightweight Lambs sold up to 350p for a pen of Texels 20kg @ 70, Heavy Lambs sold up to 85 per head.

Cast Ewes sold up to 90 for a pen of Texels, with Rams selling up to 88.

LAMB PRICES: Antrim Producer 27 Lambs 20kg @ 70 = 350p. Larne Producer 10 Lambs 19kg @ 65.50. = 345p. Crumlin Producer 7 Lambs 23kg @ 79. = 343p. Antrim Producer 19 Lambs 20.5kg @ 69, = 337p. Crumlin Producer 20 Lambs 25kg @ 84. = 336p. Crumlin Producer 3 Lambs 22kg @ 73.50. = 334p. Doagh Producer 20 Lambs 22.5kg @ 75. = 333p. Crumlin Producer 4 Lambs 22.5kg @ 75. = 333p. Randalstown Producer 5 Lambs 20kg @ 66.50. = 333p. Millisle Producer 27 Lambs 22kg @ 73. = 332p. Cookstown Producer 50 Lambs 19kg @ 63. = 332p. Bellaghy Producer 10 Lambs 22kg @ 73. = 332p. Crumlin Producer 9 Lambs 22kg @ 72.50. = 330p. HEAVY LAMBS> Tobermore Producer 16 Lambs 26kg @ 85. Crumlin Producer 20 Lambs 25kg @ 84. Moira Producer 10 Lambs 26kg @ 80. Antrim Producer 7 Lambs 24kg @ 80. Cookstown Producer 26 Lambs 25kg @ 80.

CAST EWES: Greyabbey Producer 9 Texels @ 90 Magherafelt Producer 8 Suffolks @ 89. Templepatrick Producer 2 Suffolks @ 85. Dundonald Producer 4 Texels @ 85. Moira Producer 8 Texels @88. Crumlin Producer 3 Charollais @ 80. Carrickfergus Producer 2 Suffolks @ 80 Antrim Producer Suffolk Ram @ 80. Comber Producer 9 Texels @ 80. Newtownards Producer 19 Suffolks @ 80. Antrim Producer Texel Ram @ 80. Ballycarry Producer 2 Suffolks @ 80.