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Coleman said that cast ewes were also dearer by €2-€4/head.
Candler said that trade was similar to the previous week.
A larger entry went under the hammer
Cast ewes sold to €130, while heavy lambs reached €120
Harkin reported an "excellent" trade for all lots on offer
“Cattle prices have got a good lift in the last couple of weeks”
Heifers topped out at €650 over, while weanlings heifers reached €660 over and weanling bulls peaked at €600 over
Trade was similar to the previous week
George Candler reported a full clearance
Cast ewes improved by €2-€3/head, according to a spokesperson
Bullocks ranged from €120-€755 over, while heifers made from €165-€695 over
Bullocks sold to €725 over, while heifers pushed to €620 with the weight
Weanling bulls improved by €10/head
“A fast selling trade again in Kilkenny with customers anxious to source sheep." - Candler
Bullocks made from €203-€750 over, while heifers sold from €130-€630 over
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“Again, there were plenty of customers around the ring to bid for stock" - McGuire
“Numbers still remaining limited" - Candler
Hoggets improved €3 to €5/head, according to a mart spokesperson