Butcher and factory lambs easier at Loughrea

'Numbers are getting bigger at the sales are prices are good enough for quality stock'

Store lambs improve by €2-€5/head at Baltinglass

Butcher and factory lambs were easier than previous weeks.

Farmer Focus: Kye Herefords

'People go to football; we go to shows,' - Padraig McGrath

Firm trade for all types at Tuam

Bullocks hit €810 over and heifers peaked at €765 over; lambs sold to €59 over.

€700 for weanling bulls at Maam Cross

Pictures and Prices: Cull cows hit €1.70/kg, heifers climbed to €2.75/kg; lambs topped out at €94

An excellent entry of dry cows at Ballymote

Heifers pushed from €280 - €600 over, while lambs sold from €45 - €59 over

LM bullock made €2.76/kg at Ennis

CH bull - 1,055kg topped out at €1,800