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“Ewes with lambs at foot are starting to come out and they made from €160 up to €220 for a family.”
A full clearance was recorded in the cull cow, suckler and weanling rings.
Trade was similar to the previous week.
Bullocks ranged from €320 to €870 over, while heifers clicked from €365-€885 over.
"George Candler, kept everyone on their toes with his unique people skills, selling technique and wit.”
Specialised bull finishers were in attendance.
Bullocks made from €325-€850 over, while heifers clicked from €245 to €795 over.
Coleman reported a “much-improved trade for all sorts”.
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