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Butcher and factory lambs were easier than previous weeks.
'People go to football; we go to shows,' - Padraig McGrath
Bullocks hit €810 over and heifers peaked at €765 over; lambs sold to €59 over.
Pictures and Prices: Cull cows hit €1.70/kg, heifers climbed to €2.75/kg; lambs topped out at €94
Heifers pushed from €280 - €600 over, while lambs sold from €45 - €59 over
CH – 780kg achieved €1,440
CH bull - 1,055kg topped out at €1,800
A LM - 780kg went under the hammer for €1720, while weanling heifers reached €725
Calves achieved €285, while dry cows hit €1.220 and heifers sold to €990
Lambs averaged €2.13/kg while Cull ewes achieved €61 to €120.
Prices ranged from €80.00 - €120 for stag ewes
Weanling Heifers made from €1.69 - €2.57/kg
CH - 420kg reached €910 while lambs were easier by €1 - €3/head
Bullocks sold for an average price of €2.03/kg - €2.16/kg; heifers ranged from €2.26/kg - €2.67/kg while weanlings sold from €2.16/kg - €2.63/kg
"Fancy lots making good money"
Cows with calves at foot topped out at €1970
A LMX weanling -365kg -topped out at €2.55/kg