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Heavy culls peak at €154 at Kilkenny

Kilkenny Mart’s tender sale of sheep, which was held on Monday (April 20th), proved to be a “lively affair”, according to George Candler.

The mart’s auctioneer pointed out that some 400 lots met with an excellent trade all-round, which resulted in a full clearance.

Butcher lambs – €2.65-€3.33/kg or €130-€146/head;

  • X8 52kgs – €145;
  • X18 48kgs – €143.50;
  • X16 46kg – €140.50;
  • X10 42kg – €140.

Factory lambs – €2.80-€3.16/kg or €113-€128/head;

  • X10 42kg – €126;
  • X7 41kg – €128;
  • X8 39kg – €118;
  • X10 37kg – €117.

Butcher hoggets – €2.35-€2.93/kg or €100-€144/head;

  • X14 59kg – €143;
  • X10 57kg – €143;
  • X10 54kg – €144;
  • X8 46kg – €135.

Other categories;

  • Cast ewes – €75-€154/head.

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