Sheep Trends: sharper start to 2024 lamb trade
Darren Carty
Lambs quotes have started the year 10c/kg higher than before the Christmas break, with base quotes ranging from €6.45/kg to €6.60/kg plus the respective quality assurance bonuses.
27 December 2023 Markets
Sheep Trends: Steady finish to 2023 as prices remain static
The year is drawing to a conclusion with lamb prices ranging in the main from €6.55/kg to €6.70/kg.
2 December 2023 Markets
UK sheepmeat production increases by 10% to 25,200t in October
While production rose significantly compared with September levels, it remains below the five-year trend and reflects slower drafting of lambs this season.