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Prices ‘better than last week’ at Baltinglass

A full yard of good quality fat, forward and lighter lambs met with a full clearance at Baltinglass Mart on Saturday, July 18th, according to Tom Coleman.

He reported that “prices were better than last week” with a top call of €118 for ewe lambs weighing 33kgs.

Sample prices:

  • X18 33.6kg – €118;
  • X11 45kg – €116;
  • X11 47kg – €116;
  • X5 44kg – €108;
  • X14 43kg – €105;
  • X10 39kg – €104;
  • X10 42kg – €103;
  • X12 42kg – €100;
  • X19 40kg – €98;
  • X5 39kg – €97;
  • X5 41kg – €94;
  • X5 38kg – €92;
  • X9 39kg – €89;
  • X16 38kg – €87;
  • X18 38kg – €85;
  • X14 37kg – €83;
  • X5 35kg – €80;
  • X15 34kg – €80;
  • X21 31kg – €76;
  • X9 28kg – €71;
  • X18 27kg – €71.

Other categories:

  • Hogget ewes – €120-€150;
  • Cast ewes – €65-€134.

Image source: Baltinglass Livestock Mart Facebook 

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