Sheep sale Monday, May 7th 2018: Excellent show of sheep on Monday with a good demand from buyers, agents and farmers.
Spring lambs sold at:
€120-€130 for 35-40kgs.
€130-€140 for 40-45kgs.
€140-€150 for 45-50kgs.
€150-€158 for 50-55kgs.
€100-€125 for 40-45kgs.
€125-€140 for 45-50kgs.
€140-€161 for 50-60kgs.
Fat ewes sold from €80 to €134 each.
Ewes with 1 lamb sold from €130 to €295.
Ewes with 2 lambs sold from €180 to €320.
Cattle sale Thursday, May 10th 2018: Top class bulls over 600kgs - €645 to €875 over.
Beef bullocks - €600 to €795 over.
Store bullocks - €400 to €900 over.
Beef heifers - €645 to €775 over.
Store heifers - €350 to €775 over.
Dry cows - €690 to €2200 each.
A great entry of cattle at Raphoe Mart on Thursday.
All cattle were selling well, improved grass growth bringing extra buyers around the ring.
Bullocks sold to €900 over, heifers to €775 over and fat cows sold to €2,200 for 900kgs.
Bullocks sold from €2.20/kg to €2.80/kg.
Bulls sold from €2.00/kg to €3.10/kg.
Heifers sold from €2.20/kg to €2.90/kg.
Fat cows sold from €690/head to €2,200/head.
Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.
Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.