Larger entry of sheep at Raphoe Mart

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There was a larger entry of sheep at Raphoe Mart on Monday, June 18th with an excellent trade for all on offer.

Spring lambs sold at:

€85 to €100 for 35-37kgs;

€100 to €110 for 37-40kgs;

€110 to €120 for 40-43kgs;

€120 to €125 for 43-46kgs;

€125 to €130 for 46-50kgs;

€130 to €145 for 50-58kgs.

Ewe hoggets sold at €168 for 70kgs.

Fat ewes sold from €80 to €154.

Cattle sale on Thursday, June 21st: Top class bulls over 600kgs - €545 to €700 over.

Beef bullocks - €630 to €760 over.

Beef heifers - €675 to €815 over.

Store heifers - €350 to €730 over.

Dry cows - €700 to €1,555 each.

A good entry of stock for the time of year at Raphoe Mart on Thursday, June 21s.

An excellent trade for all types with Friesian cattle selling up to and over €2.00/kg, Aberdeen Angus cattle selling up to €2.15/kg and Continental cattle selling up to €2.80/kg.

Bullocks/bulls sold from €2.00/kg to €2.80/kg.

Heifers sold from €2.10/kg to €2.70/kg.

Fat cows sold from €700/head to €1,555/head.

Regular sales

Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.

Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.