Solid trade for quality lots at Ballymote


“Thursday’s cattle sale saw quality lots a solid trade with plainer types moving at lower prices”

Solid trade for quality lots at Ballymote

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“Thursday’s cattle sale saw quality lots a solid trade with plainer types moving at lower prices”

Trade was similar to previous weeks at Ballymote Mart at last Tuesday night’s weekly sheep sale, according to a spokesperson for the mart.

Lambs under 35 kgs made from €25 - €€38 over…

  • 33kg - €71;
  • 33 kg - €70.

Lots 35-40 kg fetched from €28-€45 over…

  • 39 kg - €84;
  • 38 kg - €81;
  • 38 kg - €79.

Lots 40-45 kg clicked from €31-€46 over…

  • 44 kg - €90;
  • 43 kg - €87;
  • 42 kg - €85;
  • 42.5 kg - €85

Lots 45-50 kg sold from €35-53 over…

  • 49 kg - 102;
  • 48 kg - €99;
  • 47 kg - €€99.

Heavier lots realised €55 over...

  • 50 kg - €105;
  • 50 kg - €104;
  • 53 kg - €105;
  • 52 kg - €104.

Cull Ewes sold from €50 to €90/head, while Breeding Rams topped out at €150/head.

Cattle Sale
Thursday’s cattle sale saw quality lots a solid trade with plainer types moving at lower prices, the spokesperson outlined.

Bullocks under 500 kg sold from €300-€700 over…

  • CHX - 470 KG - €1170;
  • CHX - 480 KG - €1130;
  • LMX - 480 KG - €1120;
  • CHX - 420 KG - €1050.

Lots 500-600 kg ranged from €320-€735 over…

  • LMX - 565 KG - €1300;
  • CHX - 565 KG - €1290;
  • CHX - 570 KG - €1280.

Heavier lots peaked at €800 over…

  • CHX - 680 KG - €1480;
  • CHX - 680 KG - €1440;
  • SIX - 650 KG - €1400;
  • CHX - 640 KG - €1350.

Heifers under 500 kg clicked from €275-€540 over…

  • LMX - 460 KG - €1000;
  • CHX - 450 KG - €960;
  • CHX - 430 KG - €930.

Lots 500 to 600 kg ranged from €300-€825 over…

  • LMX - 500 KG - €1325;
  • CHX - 540 KG - €1200;
  • AAX - 550 KG - €1220.

Heavier lots led at €800 over…

  • CHX - 670 KG - €1470;
  • CHX - 740 KG - €1500;
  • LMX - 645 KG - €1300.

Sucklers
Sucklers made from €1110 - €1680 - a first-calving January-2016-born LMX due now to an AI LM Bull - €1680;

  • A July-2015-born HEX due mid-January to AI LM - €1625;
  • A second-calving 2014-born LMX - due the end of February to PB LM Bull - €1490.
Dry Cows
Stores made from €100 under to €300 over with heavy lots fetching from €320-€630 over…
  • CHX - 840 KG - €1470;
  • CHX - 805 KG - €1420;
  • LMX - 835 KG - €1440;
  • BBX - 745 KG - €1360.

Weanling Bulls under 300 kg sold from €200-€560 over…

  • CHX - 295 KG - €845;
  • CHX - 270 KG - €830;
  • LMX - 285 KG - €800.

Lots over 300 kg varied from €300-€700 over…

  • CHX - 330 KG - €1030;
  • LMX - 395 KG - €1000;
  • CHX - 375 KG - €1000;
  • CHX - 375 KG - €980.

Weanling Heifers under 300 kg went under the hammer from €240-€500 over.

  • LMX - 240 KG - 740;
  • LMX - 290 KG - 745;
  • CHX - 225 KG - 700.

Lots over 300 kg ranged from €280 to €605 over…

  • LMX - 355 KG - €960;
  • LMX - 320 KG - 850;
  • CHX - 330 KG - €840.

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