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Heavy lambs back €5/hd at Baltinglass Mart

Baltinglass Mart report – sheep prices – 19-06-2021

According to Tom Coleman, store lambs met with a steady trade at Baltinglass Mart on Saturday, June 19th, 2021.

Speaking following the sheep sale, he said: “Heavy lambs were easier by €5 from last week.”

“There was a special sale of hoggets, three and four-year-olds. Ewes sold well with a top price of €188,” Coleman added.

Baltinglass Mart 19-06-2021:

Spring lamb prices:
  • 3 x 55kg -€147;
  • 5 x 50kg – €141;
  • 6 x 45kg – €140;
  • 10 x 46kg – €140;
  • 8 x 45kg – €139;
  • 3 x 43kg – €137;
  • 7 x 45kg – €136;
  • 9 x 44kg – €134;
  • 7 x 42kg -€129;
  • 4 x 40kg – €114;
  • 2 x 40kg – €113;
  • 15 x 34kg – €95.
Other categories:
  • A selection of ewes with lambs at foot made from €145 up to €300;
  • Good quality breeding ewes ranged from €135 up to €188;
  • Cast ewes climbed from €70 up to €140.

Recent sheep sale

According to Tom Coleman, ewes with lambs at foot met with an improved trade at Baltinglass Mart on Saturday, June 12th, 2021.

The mart manager reported that ewes with lambs at foot climbed to €300/family.

“With the good grass growth, many farmers are looking for good quality lambs. A great demand for all stock,” Coleman commented.

Baltinglass Mart 12-06-2021:

Spring lambs:
  • 10x 49kg – €151;
  • 24x 46kg – €147;
  • 3x 45kg – €141;
  • 3x 43kg – €140;
  • 4x 45kg – €130;
  • 9x 37kg – €98;
  • 7x 35kg – €95;
  • 5x 35kg – €92;
  • 7x 32kg – €90.
Other categories:
  • Ewes with lambs at foot climbed from €170 up to €300;
  • Cast ewes ranged from €74 up to €152.
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. You can find more info here.

Mart reports

You can find more mart reports (with cattle and sheep prices).

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