On Monday, bullocks made up to €1025 over the kg, while heifers clicked up to €950 over the kg.
The top-priced bullock came in the form of a CHX,715kg at €1,740 (€2.43 p/kg), while the sale-topping heifer, a LMX 560kg exchanged hands at €1,510(€2.69/kg)
Weanling bulls pushed up to €605 over the kg (€2.80 p/kg); weanling heifers climbed up to €520 over the kg (€2.85 p/kg). In the cull cow ring, a price of €1,870 was recorded.
Hoggets sold at prices up to €98 over the kg; ewes with lambs at foot realised €235. Old Ewes made up to €132 each.
- 44kg €150 (3.22 p/kg)
- 5Kg €145, (€3.81p/kg)
- 50Kg €145 €2.90 p/kg
Cattle Sales: Monday 21st May Cattle Sale 10.30 a.m. Weanling Sale 6.00 p.m and Monday 4th June Cattle sale as usual (Bank Holiday)
Wanted: Angus, Hereford, Continental Store Bullocks and Heifers for Feed Lots and Northern Buyers (440kg to 700kg). As Health and Safety is top priority at Tuam Mart all Cattle must be penned by 10 a.m. for viewing by customers at 10.30 a.m.