A smaller number of sheep on offer to the previous week. Hoggets and stags ewes met with improved trade all round. Large numbers of in lambs ewes and ewes with lambs at foot. A limited number of buyers largely due to weather conditions, according to the mart.
- 05 ewe hoggets @ 57kg - €120.00
- 10 wether hoggets @40 kg - €90.00
- 02 wether hoggets @ 36 kg - €84.00
- 11 wether hoggets @ 41 kg- €89.00
- 03 wether hoggets @ 47.2kg - €112.00
- 05 ewe hoggets @44.5 - € 97.00
- 08 ewe hoggets @50.6kg - 118.00
- 04 ewe hoggets @ 38.1kg- €88.00
- 12 ewe hoggets @42.3kg - €92.00
A similar number on offer previous week with an improved trade for all lots on offer. Prices ranged from €72.00 to €110.00.
In-lambs Ewes/ewes with lambs @ foot:
- 10 first crop ewes scanned with singles due 25th March to Charollais -€150.00
- 03-second crop ewes scanned with triplets due 1st March to Charollais ram- €151.00
- 01 first crop ewe with two strong lambs @ foot €285.00
- 01-second crop ewe with twins strong lambs @ foot - €186.00
- 03 third crop ewe with single strong lams @ foot €130.00
Sheep sales every Saturday @ 10 am.
Cattle sale every Wednesday evening Gates open @ 4 p.m