articles about lamb-prices
Butcher lambs sold from €100-€112/head, factory lambs climbed from €99-€103/head and store lambs made from €70-€85/head
Lambs went under the hammer for €105 while ewes hit €131
Prices ranged from €80.00 - €120 for stag ewes
"Prices fetched €106 for 47.5kgs”
Prices are still €20-€25/head behind last year’s returns.
Another good sale had in Ballina Mart on Tuesday, with some bullocks making up to tops of €3.73 per kg.
Major UK retailer has announced that from yesterday, July 1st, it will only stock 100% British lamb in its shops.
A larger entry of sheep this week in Roscommon with tops of €125 in the spring lamb ring.
Smaller entry of lots this week in Roscommon with a dip in spring lamb prices.
The lamb trade remains good with a strong demand still.
IFA National Sheep chairman says lamb trade remains at strong level.