Brood ewes including 2; 3 and 4-year-olds improved by €5/head at Baltinglass Mart on Saturday (October 6th), according to Joe Kinsella.
The manager reported a similar trade for butcher and factory type lambs, while quality store lambs from 35KG-40KG met with an improved trade.
There was a large supply of cast and fat ewes and these were met with 100% clearance making from €50-€87.
Suffolk-X hoggets jumped to €155; 2; 3 and 4-year-olds clicked from €70-€112 and rams pushed from €150-€400.
- 50kg - €100;
- 45kg - €92;
- 40kg - €90;
- 35kg - €79;
- 33kg - €67;
- 30kg - €71.