Camera at the mart: in-lamb ewes top €200/head in Cahir Mart
A special flock clearance sale comprising 200 mid-season lambing ewes exceeded all expectations, with demand outstripping supply.
Sheep Trends: factories take stock for Easter
Prices for hoggets are more subdued after a very buoyant period leading into Easter.
Camera at the Mart: good entry of quality spring lambs
There was a stickier trade for spring lambs in Tullamore Mart on Wednesday, with factory buyers reluctant to pass €126 to €128 and heavy lambs selling to a top of €130.
Sheep Watch: numbers bigger but prices back
Prices for hoggets have dipped slightly in the marts with the Easter buying rush subsiding.