Brisk trade for store lambs at Baltinglass

In-lamb ewes hit €150, while cast ewes sold to €115 and lambs topped out at €120. There was a good attendance of store buyers at Wednesday’s cattle sale, with a smaller entry on offer.

Heavy sheep easier by €1-€3/head at Baltinglass

Stores were a similar trade for the previous week, selling from €65-€84/head, while cast ewes made from €50-€124.

Sheep improve by €3-€5/head at Baltinglass

Some 700 lots went under the hammer, with a top call of €160 recorded for in-lamb ewes, while lambs – weighing 53kgs – climbed to €131.

Light store lambs improve by €1-€3/head at Baltinglass

Tom Coleman - Manager reported strong demand for all types - especially for lambs in the 40-45kg weight bracket.