Sheep sale, Monday, November 4, 2019: There was an improved trade for stronger lambs at Raphoe Mart on Monday.
Lambs sold at:
€65 to €75 for 32-37kgs.
€75 to €85 for 37-40kgs.
€85 to €95 for 41-46kgs.
€95 to €108 for 46-55kgs.
Fat ewes sold from €50 to €105.
Cattle sale, Thursday, November 7, 2019: There was a good entry of cattle for the time of year at Raphoe Mart on Thursday.
Trade remained similar to previous week.
Quality in-spec cattle are most in demand while plainer lots and bulls remain more difficult to sell.
Bulls/bullocks sold from €1.80/kg to €2.40/kg.
Heifers sold from €1.90/kg to €2.50/kg.
Dry cows sold from €450/head to €1520/head.
Top class bulls over 600 kgs - €500 to €700 over.
Beef bullocks - €600 to €760 over.
Store bullocks - €300 to €715 over.
Beef heifers - €450 to €655 over.
Store heifers - €300 to €560 over.
Dry cows - €450 to €1520 each.
Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.
Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.