A good show of sheep with an excellent trade for all stock on offer.
Hoggets sold at:
€70 to €80 for 30-33kgs.
€80 to €90 for 33-36kgs.
€90 to €100 for 37-43kgs.
€100 to €115 for 43-47kgs.
€115 to €126.50 for 47-55kgs.
Ewes with 1 lamb sold from €140 to €170.
Ewes with 2 lambs sold from €220 to €272.
Dry ewes sold from €70 to a high of €141.
€87.50 for 33kgs.
€97 for 38kgs.
€101.50 for 41kgs.
€115 for 49kgs.
€126.50 for 55kgs.
Cattle Sale Thursday 22nd February 2018
Top class bulls over 600 kgs - €600 to €1,055 over.
Beef bullocks - €600 to €945 over.
Store bullocks - €400 to €845 over.
Beef heifers - €500 to €1,025 over.
Store heifers - €350 to €855 over.
Dry cows - €600 to €1,740 each.
A larger entry of cattle this week at Raphoe Mart.
A brisk trade for all cattle from start to finish with trade driven by farmers, agents and factory/feedlot agents.
Dry cows topped at €1,740.
Bullocks sold to €945 over the weight.
Young bulls sold to €1,055 over while heifers topped at €1,025 over the weight.
Bullocks sold from €2.10/kg to €2.75/kg.
Bulls sold from €2.00/kg to €2.80/kg.
Heifers sold from €2.10/kg to €2.85/kg.
Dry cows sold from €600/head to €1,740/head.
Next weanling night sale will be held on Tuesday 27th February 2018.
Intake from 4 pm and sale at 7pm.
Letterkenny Show Society will hold a bull sale in Raphoe Livestock Mart on
Tuesday evening 6th March 2018. Sale starts at 6.30pm.
Donegal Friesian Breeders' Club will hold a heifer sale in Raphoe Livestock Mart on Wednesday 7th March 2018 at 1.30pm.
Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.
Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.