WATCH: Good demand for store lambs at Kenmare


'A good demand for 28-32kg lambs, making well over €2/kg'

WATCH: Good demand for store lambs at Kenmare

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'A good demand for 28-32kg lambs, making well over €2/kg'

With a large entry on offer, store lambs met with good demand at Kenmare Mart report on Monday (July 22nd), according to Dan McCarthy – Manager.

He noted that heavier lambs were easier than the previous week. “A good demand for 28-32kg lambs, making well over €2/kg and back to €1.90-€2.00/kg for anything over that.”

Lambs:

  • 29kg - €65.50;

  • 33kg - €70.50;

  • 36kg - €73;

  • 32kg - €70.

Heavier types:

  • 45kg - €91;

  • 42kg - €79;

  • 51kg – €95;

  • 47kg - €93.

  • 35kg - €73;

  • 39kg - €81.50.

Breeding ewes:

  • 46kg - €74;

  • 76kg - €80.

Older ewes:

  • 38kg - €45;

  • 42kg - €40.

Other categories

“Hogget ewes made up to €135, while heavier ewes made around €1/kg.” the manager added.

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Image source: Kenmare Co-op Mart \ Facebook

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