Sheepwatch: more customers for store lambs
Mart managers are reporting lively trade for store lambs, but prices are holding steady.
Sheep trends: €5.25/kg becoming more attainable
Lamb prices continue to harden as numbers tighten further.
Sheep watch: prices harden at mart sales
Sheep prices have been increasing steadily in mart sales, as agents are pushed to the limit for fleshed lambs.
Farm finance: forestry premiums start to issue
Almost 5,000 forestry owners who applied online have received premiums for their plantations to the value of €26.1m.