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“A big sheep sale for the sale of the year with the trade almost identical to the previous week"
“Again, there were plenty of customers around the ring to bid for stock" - McGuire
Trade was similar to previous week, as quality remains king
“Trade is remaining reasonably positive" - McGuire
Trade was “sharp” for quality stock, according to McGuire
“Monday weanling sales are attracting big numbers with little or no trouble with trade" - McGuire
Light to forward stores were a steady trade, according to McGuire
“A much bigger sale with a very obvious increase in demand all-round” - McGuire
“Despite the continuing difficulties with farming, there was a 100% clearance” - McGuire
'With a huge amount of customers around, there was up in a 100 % clearance'
'Cattle numbers were again similar to the previous weeks; sheep numbers are continuing to increase weekly'
Heifers sold to €2.20/kg, bullocks hit €2.22/kg and dry cows topped out at €1.76/kg.
'Cattle numbers were similar to the previous sale, while sheep numbers are continuing to increase'
Bullocks sold to €1,265, weanlings peaked at €945 and cull cows reached €1,560.
Trade held well, especially for quality lots; bullocks hit €1,285, dry cows realised €1,565 and suckler pairings peaked at €1,480.
Factory lambs pushed from €90.00 to €110.00, while heifers hit €2.36/kg
A LMX weanling -365kg -topped out at €2.55/kg
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