Spring lambs improve by €1-3/head at Baltinglass


Joe Kinsella reported a good selling trade for all sheep - cast ewes hit €102 & hoggets with double lambs sold to €210. FR cull cows peaked at €1,320.

Spring lambs improve by €1-3/head at Baltinglass

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Joe Kinsella reported a good selling trade for all sheep - cast ewes hit €102 & hoggets with double lambs sold to €210. FR cull cows peaked at €1,320.

Slightly smaller numbers, with a very strong trade for quality heifers and bullocks - according to Joe Kinsella of Baltinglass Mart.

Bullocks

  • 2 X CH - 525 KG - €1350
  • 4 X HE - 450 KG - €1220
  • 2 X LM - 410 KG - €1110
  • 1 X LM - 400 KG - €1100
  • 2 X LM - 330 KG - €920
  • 2 X LM - 325 KG - €890

Heifers

  • 1 X CH - 465 KG - €980
  • 4 X CH - 275 KG - €700

Cull Cows

  • Friesians ranged from €1070 - €1320
  • Continentals made from €1100 - €1390

Sheep Sale

A good selling trade for all types of sheep was reported by manager, Joe Kinsella. Spring lambs improved by €1-€3/head. Hoggets with double lambs at foot topped out at €210 per unit, while hoggets with singles peaked at €180.

  • 12 x Spring Lambs - 41 kg - €117
  • Hoggets made from €80 up to €125
  • Cast Ewes sold from €50 up to €102

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