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30-40kg entries made between €82 and €112
Cull ewes peaked at €145/head.
Strong demand led to a full clearance.
Lambs peaked at €140, while cast ewes hit €128.
Cast ewes pushed from €80-€130, while ewes with lambs at foot sold from €145-€230.
“Ewes with lambs at foot are starting to come out and they made from €160 up to €220 for a family.”
Trade was similar to the previous week.
"George Candler, kept everyone on their toes with his unique people skills, selling technique and wit.”
Coleman reported a “much-improved trade for all sorts”.
Coleman said that cast ewes were also dearer by €2-€4/head.
Cast ewes sold to €130, while heavy lambs reached €120
Fat lambs reached €117, while stores topped out at €82
Cast ewes improved by €2-€3/head, according to a spokesperson
“A super trade for all sheep"
Suffolk-cross store lambs were in demand
Suffolk-cross ewe lambs met with a “strong trade”
“Breeding ewes were a strong trade particularly for 2 and 3-year-olds.” – spokesperson
There was a steady trade at Saturday's sheep sale, according to a spokesperson
"Store lambs were in good demand and were a very steady trade."