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Another good entry of sheep in Raphoe on Monday, with heavy spring lambs making up to €134.
Another full clearance in Kilrush last week, with Suckler cows making up to tops of €1,200.
Good trade and turnout at last weeks cattle sales, while in the sheep sale there were very large numbers on offer.
Cattle numbers starting to pick up in Ballinrobe, with tops of €1,430 in the dry cow ring.
Small sale in Kilkenny this week, though store heifers made averages up to €3.05 p/kg.
There was a great trade had in Raphoe for the time of year, with heifers making up to tops of €3.12 p/kg.
Steady trade on lambs in Ballymote this week, as prices reached tops of €136.
Heifers make up to €2.62 p/kg in Carlow cattle sale this week.
Numbers remained on par from the previous cattle sale, bullocks made up to €3.10 per kilo.
A larger entry of sheep this week in Roscommon with tops of €125 in the spring lamb ring.
Slight decrease in Cattle numbers this week, tops of €3.20 received in the weanling bull ring.
Heifers make up to tops of €3.06 per kilogram in Ennis as exporters were very active.
Very large sale in Tullow on Tuesday with over 1,000 sheep on sale.
Another good trade in Tuam’s cattle and sheep sales, with tops of €1,220 for a LMX heifer.
Bullock prices hold well in Balla, while heifer prices are up by €20-€40 or an average of €3.00 p/kg.
Mart report from Mountbellew for June 7th cattle sales and sheep sale held June 10th.
Good trade for all lambs today in Kilkenny with customers anxious to secure numbers, with both factory and wholesale buyers active.
Small number of store lambs on offer although cattle prices held steady in Maam last week.
Plenty of bullocks and heifers on offer with tops of €1,280 received for one bullock.