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Sheep
Timed auction of 100 Lanark ewe lambs from Trenearla Blackface flock
Darren Carty
The timed auction is being held in conjunction with Drumshanbo Mart and is being hosted on the Irish Farmers Journal MartBids online sales platform.
18 January 2023 Footprint Farmers
Forage rape working well for sheep on Tullamore Farm this winter
The ewe lambs and hogget ewes on the farm have been grazing the crop since 10 December.
6 January 2023 Pedigree
Blue Leicester an easier trade in Carrick
After a strong year for ram sales, prices in the South of Ireland Bluefaced Leicester sale failed to reach the highs of previous years.
Christmas Belles ring out to the tune of €2,850
The Carrick Christmas Belles on 28 December saw in-lamb gimmers peak at €2,850, with strong competition for top lots.
4 January 2023 Pedigree
35,000gns splash at Plasucha Dispersal Sale
Shanon Kinahan reports from the recent Plasucha flock Dispersal where 35,000gns was splashed for a Texel ewe lamb
4 January 2023 Pedigree
Garngour Dictator rules at South East Stars
Shanon Kinahan reports from the South East Stars in- lamb shearling and maiden ewe lamb Texel sale in Tullow.
2 January 2023 Pedigree
Watch: Christmas Belles ring out to the tune of €2,850
The Carrick Christmas Belles sale on 28 December saw Texel in-lamb gimmers peak at €2,850, with strong competition for top lots.
29 December 2022 Pedigree
Carrick Christmas Belles set to ring out for 30th anniversary sale
The ever-popular Carrick Christmas Belles is set to encompass its usual in-lamb ewe sale alongside a youth stock judging competition.
20 December 2022 Pedigree
Festive Texel female sale in Ballymena set to be a cracker
89 lots of the finest Texel females will be offered for sale on Tuesday night in Ballymena.
19 December 2022 Pedigree
Sheep mart prices: factory price pull hits mart trade
Agents remain keen for lambs, but they are not willing to compete to the same intensity as in previous weeks due to the recent easing in factory quotes.
7 December 2022 Markets
Black Beauties hit 5500gns in Blessington
Adam Woods reports from the Black Beauties sale in Blessington Mart.
23 November 2022 Pedigree
Ballyhibben B3 major reduction sale of 100 pedigree Charollais ewes
Established over 30 years ago, the Ballyhibben flock of Michael Power has won numerous top breeding championships and also set many new price records for the Charollais breed in Ireland.
18 November 2022 Pedigree