Camera at the mart: solid lamb trade at Macroom
Good-quality lowland lambs sold mainly from €1.90/kg to €2.10/kg, with ewe lambs making €2.25/kg.
Sheep trends: prices over €4.80 more attainable
With some factories increasing quotes, the average price paid to farmers is on the up.
Camera at the mart: prices up €1 to €2/head at Roscrea sheep sale
Tuesday's sheep sale at Roscrea Mart saw a slight improvement in the prices paid for all good-quality types.
Sheepwatch: more bite for fleshed lots
There is a little more bite for fleshed lambs in the marts, spurred on by improvements in factory quotes.