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Catherina Cunnane
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Catherina Cunnane hails from a sixth-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 firm during its start-up phase in 2015.
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Lambs sell to €121/head at Kilkenny Mart

420 entries went under the hammer at Kilkenny Mart on Monday, November 2nd, according to George Candler.

The mart’s auctioneer reported a solid trade all-round for sheep with a top call of €121 for lambs.

Butcher lambs – €2.18-€2.29/kg or €115-€121/head:

  • X15 55kgs – €120;
  • X8 54kgs – €121;
  • X14 53kgs – €119;
  • X10 51kgs – €117.

Factory lambs – €2.40-€2.57/kg or €98-€114/head:

  • X10 47kgs – €114;
  • X10 45kgs – €108;
  • X8 42kgs – €103;
  • X12 42kgs – €108.

Store lambs – €2.15-€2.61/kg or €82-€96/head:

  • X7 41kgs – €96;
  • X12 39kgs – €85;
  • X25 36kgs – €94;
  • X10 35kgs – €84.
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