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Catherina Cunnane hails from a fifth-generation drystock and specialised pedigree suckler enterprise in Co. Mayo. She currently holds the positions of editor and general manager at That's Farming, having joined the company in 2015.
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Strong farmer interest for store lambs and breeding ewes at Baltinglass

Baltinglass Mart report – sheep sale – 10-07-2021

According to Tom Coleman, sheep met with an improved trade at Baltinglass Mart on Saturday July 10th, 2021.

The mart manager reported “a lot of farmer interest for nice quality store lambs and breeding ewes”.

Baltinglass Mart 10-07-2021:

Lamb prices:

  • 2 x 50kg made €140;
  • 20 x 48kg made €139;
  • 20 x 45kg made €135;
  • 8 x 45kg made €131;
  • 2 x 45kg made €131;
  • 3 x 45kg made €128;
  • 2 x 42kg made €126;
  • 12 x 43kg made €126;
  • 12 x 44kg made €125;
  • 2 x 40kg made €116;
  • 10 x 42kg made €116;
  • 2 x 40kg made €115;
  • 3 x 41kg made €112;
  • 9 x 42kg made €112;
  • 10 x 42kg made €112;
  • 10 x 40kg made €110;
  • 6 x 41kg made €110;
  • 9 x 37kg made €109;
  • 3 x 36kg made €108;
  • 11 x 35kg made €107;
  • 16 x 40kg made €106;
  • 6 x 36kg made €106;
  • 7 x 31kg made €105;
  • 9 x 39kg made €103;
  • 12 x 35kg made €100;
  • 6 x 30kg made €95;
  • 10 x 31kg made €90;
  • 3 x 26kg made €88;
  • 3 x 23kg made €74.
Other categories:
  • Ewes with lambs at foot peaked at €191;
  • Cast ewes ranged from €78 up to €144.

Cattle sale – 07-07-2021:

Bullocks:
  • 2 HE – 700kg – €1480
  • HE – 680kg – €1450
  • CH – 625kg – €1420
  • HE – 680kg – €1410
  • SI – 550kg – €1290
  • HE – 645kg – €1350
  • 2 SI – 480kg – €1280;
  • 2 RWX – 500kg – €1280;
  • LM – 515kg – €1280;
  • HE – 625kg – €1260.
Heifers:
  • LM – 520kg – €1220;
  • HE – 470kg – €1050;
  • 2 HE – 440kg – €990;
  • HE – 460kg – €960;
  • CH – 300kg – €740.
Other categories:
  • Fat cows climbed to €1040;
  • Cows with calves at foot realised €1590.
Further information:
  • Address: Baltinglass Livestock Mart, Mill Street, Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow
  • Contact information:059-6481055 or email – mart@kinsella.ie
  • Sale days: Cattle sales every Wednesday, with weanling sales in late September. Sheep sales every Saturday. Bi-monthly working dogs and horse sales – see Baltinglass Mart here.

More mart reports:

Read more mart reports on That’s Farming.

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