Sheep sale Monday, May 21st 2018: Larger entry of lambs with an excellent trade for all sheep.
Lambs sold at:
€95 to €115 for 35-38kgs;
€115 to €125 for 38-40kgs;
€125 to €135 for 40-45kgs;
€135 to €145 for 43-45kgs;
€145 to €153 for 45-52kgs.
Hoggets sold from €100 to €164.
Ewes with 1 lamb sold from €140 to €250.
Ewes with 2 lambs sold from €180 to €284.
Dry ewes sold from €70 to €166.
Cattle sale Thursday, May 24th 2018: Top class bulls over 600kgs - €645 to €835 over.
Beef bullocks - €600 to €640 over.
Store bullocks - €400 to €830 over.
Beef heifers - €670 to €1,075 over.
Store heifers - €350 to €680 over.
Dry cows - €490 to €1375 each.
High demand for cattle at Raphoe Livestock Mart on Thursday, May 24th.
Forward stores were scarce and trade for bulls high, bullocks sold to €830 over and heifers sold to €1,075 over.
Lighter cattle all sold well selling up to and over €3.00/kg.
Bullocks sold from €2.20/kg to €2.75/kg.
Bulls sold from €2.10/kg to €3.10/kg.
Heifers sold from €2.20/kg to €2.95/kg.
Fat cows sold from €490/head to €1,375/head.
Sheep sale every Monday at 11am.
Cattle sale every Thursday at 11am.