Fat cows selling to €2480 per head at Raphoe

Sheep sale, Monday 19th September 2022: A larger entry of sheep at this week’s sale with a steady trade throughout which resulted in most being sold.

Lambs sold at:

€70 to €90 for 28-33 kgs.

€90 to €110 for 34-37 kgs.

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€110 to €130 for 38-45 kgs.

€130 to €140 for 46-55 kgs.

Fat ewes sold from €70 to €160 each.

Cattle sale, Thursday 22nd September 2022: There was another great entry for this week’s sale with many excellent lots on offer.

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Quality cattle continue to be highly sought after, selling from €2.80/kg to €3.30/kg.

Lighter, plainer lots sold from €2.20/kg to €2.60/kg.

Bulls/bullocks sold from €2.50/kg to €3.30/kg.

Heifers sold from €2.60/kg to €3.40/kg.

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Fat cows sold from €700/head to €2480/head.

Aberdeen Angus cattle sold from €2.40/kg to €2.70/kg.

Friesian cattle sold from €1.80/kg to €2.20/kg.

Top class bulls over 600kgs - €800 to €1045 over the weight.

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Beef bullocks - €900 to €1560 over the weight.

Store bullocks - €400 to €1225 over the weight.

Beef heifers - €650 to €1085 over the weight.

Store heifers - €400 to €980 over the weight.

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Regular sales

Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.

Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.

Sales also available via MartBids App.