Hoggets sell to €142 in Mountbellew Mart
Last week’s lift in factory prices and strong appetite of agents to secure additional supplies is very evident in mart sales with prices rising by €5 to €10 per head.
Mule ewe lambs sell for up to €180/head
Today's sale at Maam Cross mart saw strong ewe lambs sell to €180/head, but average prices were down a little due to a greater supply of lighter lambs on offer.
Trade for lambs holding steady
The upcoming Muslim festival is keeping a floor under lamb prices. Peter Varley reports.
More bite for lambs in Kilkenny mart
Factory agents were active in sourcing lambs ahead of the upcoming Eid al-Adha festival.