articles about sheep-prices
Heifers topped out at €1,600, while bullocks sold to €1,365. Moving to the sheep, store lambs made up to €121, ewe lambs hit €118 & fat ewes climbed to €112.
Some very good prices were forked out for quality lots both in the bulls and heifers, while sheep met a great trade, with up to €119 paid out for cull ewes.
Tom Coleman - Manager reported strong demand for all types - especially for lambs in the 40-45kg weight bracket.
Over 600 lots went under the hammer, with a lively trade reported by Eric Driver. A top call of €150 was recorded for in-lamb breeding sheep - genuine hoggets and 2-year-olds carrying approximately 1.8 lambs.