At The Marts
STEADY TRADE for all types of cattle at Tuam Mart on Monday. Bullocks made up to €935 over their weight and heifers made up to €940. Culled cows made up to €1,780. Cows with calf at foot made up to €1,800.
Cattle Sale every Monday at 11.00 a.m., followed by weanlings.
Sample prices of bullocks: one LMX 625kg €1,560; one BBX 600kg €1,525; one CHX 710kg €1,630.
Heifers: one LMX 550kg €1,490; one LMX 680kg €1,610; one CHX 585kg €1,490.
SHEEP. On Tuesday old ewes made up to €100 and lambs made up to €53.50 over their weight. Ewes with lambs at foot made up to €200. Lambs’ Sale at 5.00 p.m.
Sample prices: four lambs 48.5 kgs, made €102; 13 lambs 46kg €98; four lambs 44kg €90.
CATTLE Sale last Saturday: Bullocks €340 to €1,000 over the kg; heifers €300 to €1,000 over the kg; weanling bulls €400 to €960 over the kg, weanling heifers €300 to €920 over the kg; suckler cows €1,200 to €2,100; cull cows €700 to €1,700.
All stock booked. Penned by 10.00 a.m.
Large numbers of bullocks, heifers and weanlings required every Saturday for our customers; call us at 093 35572.
SHEEP prices: lambs €90 to €95, ewe hoggets €95 to €120, cull ewes €50 to €95.
Sheep Sale every Saturday, 10.30 a.m.
SHEEP Sale last Saturday had smaller numbers on offer than the previous week. Similar trade, if not a slight increase in prices. Smaller number of hoggets on offer. Stag ewes remain a firm trade.
Sample prices of lambs: seven at 46 kgs €97.50; nine 35.5kg €75; six 42kg €95.50; five 53kg €101; twelve 43kg €96.50; 20 at 45kg €99.50; seven 50kg €102; twelve 47kg €98.50.
Hoggets: four ewe hoggets 47kg €122; twelve ewe hoggets 42kg €107; twelve ewe hoggets 44kg €112.
Stag ewes: €60 to €100.
Ewes with lambs at foot: one first crop ewe with strong single lamb at foot, €200; two second crop ewes with four lambs at foot €232; one third crop ewe with single lamb at foot, €172.
Sheep Sale every Saturday at 10.00 a.m.
Horse Sale next Sunday, June 10th at 12.00 noon.
All Mountbellew Mart enquiries: call 09096 79660.
ANOTHER good show of stock last weekend. Cattle prices up a little; sheep prices similar to the previous week.
Sample prices of cattle: cows (dry) ave €840 to a max of €1,770; sucklers €1,050 to a max of €1,950; heifers ave €2.68 to €3.56 per 100 kgs, max €1,050; bullocks €2.60 to €3.45 per 100 kgs, max €1,490; weanlings €2.39 to €3.85 per 100 kgs, max €1,110.
Sheep: cull ewes €55 to €75; ewe hoggets (Blackfaces) €88 to €120; ewes with lambs at foot, €90 to €192.