Ballymote Mart Report May 18th

Demand for stock continues this week at Ballymote mart.

Large entry at this weeks sheep sale in Roscommon

This week saw an improvement in spring lamb prices, with tops of €136.50.

Strong trade all around in Ballymote with plenty anxious for stock

A strong trade was had by all in Ballymote this week, with high demand for lambs.

Cows with calves at foot make up to €1,900 in Ennis on Tuesday

Bigger numbers had in Ennis yesterday, May 9th, with continental calves making good prices with high price of €485.

Kilkenny Mart Report May 8th

Trade improves greatly in Kilkenny this week, with spring lambs making prices of up to €122 per head.

Cattle numbers in Ballinrobe remain strong, with top Weanling bull prices of €1,040/ €3.53 per kg.

Cattle numbers in Ballinrobe remain strong, while sheep prices up slightly on previous weeks.

One man and his Dog star: Sammy Long

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