‘Biggest’ sheep sale of the season at Baltinglass

A spokesperson reported a “very brisk” trade for all types of sheep, with almost a complete clearance.

Heavier lambs up €3-€5/head at Baltinglass

Smaller lambs improved by €5-€7/head.

Suffolk-cross hoggets top of the day at Baltinglass

Coleman reported a “very big” sale with prices on par with the previous week’s levels.

Small store lambs improve by €2-€4/head at Baltinglass

Breeding ewes peaked at €180, while fat ewes ranged from €60-€115.

Ewe lambs reach €165 at Baltinglass

Tom Coleman reported a "very lively" trade at the mart's sheep breeders' show and sale.

Store lambs up €5/head at Baltinglass

Fat and forward lambs were up by €1-€3/head, according to Coleman.

Prices down €2-€3/head at Baltinglass

A larger entry went under the hammer, according to Coleman.

Steady trade for fat lambs at Baltinglass

Tom Coleman reported that trade was slightly easier for lighter lots.

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Both buyers and sellers were happy with the sale, according to a mart spokesperson.

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30-40kg entries made between €82 and €112

Strong trade for lambs at Baltinglass

Strong demand led to a full clearance.

Forward-store lambs up €3-€6/hd at Baltinglass

Cast ewes pushed from €80-€130, while ewes with lambs at foot sold from €145-€230.

Sheep trade improves at Baltinglass

“Ewes with lambs at foot are starting to come out and they made from €160 up to €220 for a family.”

Cast ewes peak at €125 at Baltinglass

Trade was similar to the previous week.

'Brisk' trade at Baltinglass Mart’s 45th annual show and sale of males

"George Candler, kept everyone on their toes with his unique people skills, selling technique and wit.”

Lambs reach €126 at Baltinglass

Coleman reported a “much-improved trade for all sorts”.