Cattle and sheep still coming out in big numbers to Ballinrobe mart on Wednesdays. This week saw a find trade all round for stock with a noticeable greater demand for quality store heifers and bullocks.
Limousine X 515 kg made €1295.00
Charolais 475 kg made €1190.00
3 Aberdeen Angus 385 kg made €1010.00
Charolais X 695 kg made €1585.00
Limousine 495 kg made €1290.00
Belgian Blue 605 kg made €1320.00
Top price in the Weanling Heifers went to a Charolais 295 kg made €900.00.
Best price in the Weanling Bulls went to a Charolais 385 kg made €1100.00.
Top price in the dry cows went to an Aberdeen Angus X 695 kg which made €1290.00.
A special sale of Limousine Springer's saw prices ranging from €1230.00 to €1670.00.
Sheep numbers were on par with last week.
Store Lambs were making from €68.00 to €80.00 with ewe lambs making up to a €115.00,
Factory Lambs were making from €73.00 to €110.00 with Fat Ewes making from €69.00 to a €94.00.
For further details on upcoming special sales see our website (www. aurivo.ie) or the local papers.
Pre- booking for cattle each Friday - (094 95 41140).