Sheeptrends: demand remains strong
The sheep kill is very strong, but prices are holding steady on the back of very strong demand.
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.