Lambs improve by €2-€4/head at Baltinglass


Lambs – weighing 50kgs – topped out at €123, while in-lamb lambs ewes realised €240 and cast ewes hit €110. Better-quality cattle improved by €30-€40/head.

Lambs improve by €2-€4/head at Baltinglass

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Lambs – weighing 50kgs – topped out at €123, while in-lamb lambs ewes realised €240 and cast ewes hit €110. Better-quality cattle improved by €30-€40/head.

Both fat and store lambs improved by €2-€4/head at Baltinglass on Saturday (March 2nd), according to Tom Coleman – Manager.

Cast ewes went under the hammer from €70-€110, while ewes – scanned in-lamb – ranged from €110-€240.

Lambs:

  • 50 KG - €123;

  • 48 KG - €118;

  • 43 KG - €111;

  • 40 KG - €102;

  • 35 KG - €100.

Cattle Sale

Tom Coleman reported a “very good trade” for both beef and store cattle, with prices up by €30-€40/head better-quality stock; Friesian and Aberdeen-Angus cattle were similar to the previous week.

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