‘Electric’ trade for sheep at Kilkenny


George Candler reported a full clearance

‘Electric’ trade for sheep at Kilkenny

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  • 8 mths ago

George Candler reported a full clearance

Monday, December 9th saw some 450 entries go under the hammer at Kilkenny Mart’s sheep sale.

Speaking following the sale, the mart’s auctioneer, George Candler, said: “An electric trade for sheep in Kilkenny with lambs peaking at €118 and cull ewes to €139. The sale resulted in a 100% clearance.”

Butcher lambs - €2.10-€2.25/kg or €108-€118/head:

  • X10 56kg - €118;

  • X11 54kg - €117;

  • X13 52kg - €116;

  • X13 49kg - €110.

Factory lambs - €2.20-€2.33/kg or €98-€105/head:

  • X10 47kg - €105;

  • X10 46kg - €104;

  • X11 44kg - €102;

  • X8 43kg - €100.

Store lambs - €2.25-€2.39/kg or €75-€98/head:

  • X11 41kg - €98;

  • X10 39kg - €88;

  • X24 35kg - €82;

  • X10 34kg - €78.

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