€280 for breeding rams at Ballymote


Stephen Hannon said the trade was more difficult at last Tuesday evening’s sheep sale. Heavy cull ewes peaked at €118, while hoggets sold to €182.

€280 for breeding rams at Ballymote

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Stephen Hannon said the trade was more difficult at last Tuesday evening’s sheep sale. Heavy cull ewes peaked at €118, while hoggets sold to €182.

Trade was more difficult at last Tuesday evening’s sheep sale, according to Stephen Hannon.

Lots under 35 kg made from €20-€41 over…

  • Pen 30 kg - €71;
  • Pen 34 kg - €61;
  • Pen 31 kg - €55.

Lots 35-40 kg clicked from €27-€50 over…

  • Pen 39 kg - €89;
  • Pen 39kg ( ewe lambs) - €81;
  • Pen 39 kg - €81;
  • Pen 39 kg - €77;
  • Pen 38 kg - €75.

Lots 40-45 kg fetched from €30-€51 over...

  • Pen 44 kg - €95;
  • Pen 44 kg - €92;
  • Pen 44 kg - €92;
  • Pen 44 kg - €91.

Lots 45-50 kg sold from €32-€55.50 over…

  • Pen 46.5 kg - €102;
  • Pen 48 kg - €101;
  • Pen 47 kg - €101;
  • Pen 48 kg - €100;
  • Pen 49 kg - €98.

Heavier lots realised €58 over....

  • Pen 52 kg - €110;
  • Pen 51 kg - €109;
  • Pen €51.5 - €108;
  • Pen 52 kg - €107
  • Pen 50.5 kg - €106

Cull Ewes

Stores went under the hammer from €40-€75, while heavy lots ranged from €80-€118.

Breeding Types

Older Ewes varied from €50-€90, while hoggets recorded prices from €100-€130 for lighter lots while quality types made from €140-182.

Breeding rams topped out at €280.

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