Sheepwatch: mart trade off to a strong start
The mart trade is off to a strong start for lambs, as sales get back on track after the Christmas break.
SheepTrends: quotes slow to move upwards
Factory quotes continue to remain well below prices available for finished hoggets.
Sheep Watch: strong trade for cull ewes
The trade for cull ewes has been one of the strongest points in sheep marts of late, with agents keen for fleshed lots.
Camera at the Mart: more bite in Tullow Mart sheep sale
Factory agents, butchers and store lamb buyers were all anxious for sheep, leading to a brisk trade for a larger entry of about 1,000 head.