Heavy hoggets from £90 to £94 per head at Massereene Mart

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Large numbers still coming forward at Monday’s sales of prime hoggets and cast ewes, with a complete clearance, lightweight hoggets selling from 360p to 387p.

Heavy lots selling from £90 to £94 per head.

Prices: Templepatrick producer 23 hoggets 23kg at £89 = 387p. Templepatrick producer 16 hoggets 23kg at £89 = 387p. Ballyclare producer 8 hoggets 23kg at £88.50 = 384p. Glenavy producer 20 hoggets 22.5kg at £85 = 378p. Antrim producer 20 hoggets 23kg at £87 = 378p. Templepatrick producer 38 hoggets 23kg at £87 = 378p. Antrim producer 40 hoggets 20.5kg at £77 = 376p. Ballyclare producer 11 hoggets 24kg at £89 = 371p. Carnlough producer 102 hoggets 24kg at £88.50 = 370p. Cookstown producer 76 hoggets 24kg at £88 = 369p. Antrim producer 9 hoggets 22kg at £81 = 368p. Crumlin producer 11 hoggets 23kg at £84 = 365p. Ligoniel producer 8 hoggets 24.5kg at £90 = 367p. Crumlin producer 29 hoggets 21.5kg at £79 = 367p. Ballinderry producer 7 hoggets 21kg at £76.50 = 364p. Glenarm producer 4 hoggets 25kg at £91 = 364p. Crumlin producer 17 hoggets 25kg at £91 = 364p. Randalstown producer 30 hoggets 23.5kg at £85 = 361p. Whitehead producer 30 hoggets 24.5kg at £88.50 = 361p. Carrickfergus producer 9 hoggets 25kg at £90 = 361p. Crumlin producer 18 hoggets 23.5kg at £84.50 = 360p. Randalstown producer 45 hoggets 25kg at £90 = 360p.

HEAVY LOTS: Ballynahinch producer 42 hoggets 26kg at £94. Carryduff producer 23 hoggets 29kg at £93. Stewartstown producer 34 hoggets 27kg at £93. Stewartstown producer 6 hoggets 27kg at £93. Dromore producer 3 hoggets 30kg at £92. Aghalee producer 22 hoggets 28kg at £92.50. Cookstown producer 46 hoggets 30kg at £92.50. Crumlin producer 24 hoggets 27kg at £92. Carryduff producer 41 hoggets 30kg at £92. Kircubbin producer 24 hoggets 29kg at £92. Crumlin producer 40 hoggets 25kg at £91.50. Glenarm producer 7 hoggets 26kg at £91. Glenarm producer 4 hoggets 25kg at £91. Dromara producer 16 hoggets 26kg at £91. Dromore producer 24 hoggets 27kg at £90. Ballinderry producer 44 hoggets 26kg at £90. Aldergrove producer 16 hoggets 28kg at £90. Glenarm producer 23 hoggets 31kg at £90.

In the cast ewe ring a good offering met a sharper trade for all sorts. Crumlin producer 2 Texels at £114. Ballyclare producer 2 Texels at £109. Greyabbey producer 9 Suffolks at £100. Tobermore producer 6 Suffolks at £98. Gleno producer 2 Suffolks at £90. Glenavy producer 7 Suffolks at £88. Randalstown producer 5 crossbreds at £87. Dungannon producer 7 crossbreds at £86.