Smaller mart today with just over 1250 sheep on offer but good to report an improved price for the heavier lambs up by €5 to €6 per head in some cases.
Over 48kg selling from €102 - €112 today
Majority of these weights selling from €104 to €109.
Over 40kg today continuing to meet that active farmer trade selling from a base of €88 for ram lamb types with the majority selling from €92 to €96 with some nice well marked ewe lambs pushing up to €104.
Stores over 35kg
Equally as active farmer demand with prices resembling stronger than we have had for the last week or two and better by €1 or €2 in some cases and especially for the cleaner lots selling from a base of €80 up to a tops of €92 for 37kg and 38kg with the majority selling from €85 to €89.
Numbers starting to dry up in this class but looking to a trade from €72 upwards.
From €10 to €12 with the kg for the feeding types while the heavier ewes pushed up to a tops of €122.
Special entry of 20 SI and LM X cows with LM October born calves at foot Friday 24th November at 11am. Exceptional stock not to be missed if you are looking for replacements.