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.

Friday, 19th March 2021, 7:30 am

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.

Regular sales

Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.

Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.