Fat cows selling from €74 to €1790 per head at Raphoe Mart
Sheep sale Monday 15th March 2021: There was a good entry of sheep this week with an excellent trade for all stock on offer.
Hoggets sold at:
€110 to €130 for 32-38 kgs.
€130 to €150 for 38-44 kgs.
€150 to €170 for 44-50 kgs.
€170 to €185 for 50-60 kgs.
Fat ewes sold from €70 to €172.
Ewes with one lamb sold from €150 to €190.
Ewes with two lambs sold from €180 to €290.
Weanling sale Tuesday 16th March 2021: There was a good entry of weanlings at Raphoe Mart on Tuesday evening. Brisk online bidding meant a great trade for all on offer. Stronger feeding bulls sold from €2.30/kg to €2.60/kg. Lighter lots sold up to €3.10/kg.
Heifers sold from €2.40/kg to €3.20/kg.
Cattle sale Thursday 18th March 2021: There was a much bigger sale at Raphoe Mart this week. Brisk online bidding for all cattle on offer. Forward store cattle are in great demand selling from €2.20/kg to €2.50/kg and in some cases up to €1000 over the weight.
Lighter store cattle sold from €2.30/kg up to €3/kg with great demand for Aberdeen Angus cattle.
Bulls sold from €1.80/kg to €2.50/kg.
Bullocks sold from €1.90/kg to €2.70/kg.
Heifers sold from €1.90/kg to €2.80/kg.
Fat cows sold from €740/head to €1790/head.
Top class bulls over 600 kgs - €580 to €835 over.
Beef bullocks - €650 to €855 over.
Store bullocks - €350 to €740 over.
Beef heifers - €480 to €990 over.
Store heifers - €350 to €685 over.
Next weanling sale on Tuesday 30th March at 6.30pm. Intake from 3.30pm.
Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.
Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.