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Store lambs an improved trade at Baltinglass

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Rain over recent weeks, coupled with improved grass growth, led to an improved trade – especially for store lambs – at Baltinglass Mart.

That is according to mart manager, Tom Coleman, who reported a complete clearance on Saturday, July 11th. 

Sample prices:

  • X4 47.50kg – €118;
  • X3 48kg – €117;
  • X12 45kg – €111;
  • X6 43kg – €105;
  • X9 39kg – €105;
  • X7 43kg – €105;
  • X2 42kg – €102;
  • X7 42kg – €101;
  • X5 39kg – €96;
  • X5 37kg – €88;
  • X10 38kg – €86;
  • X11 34kg – €85;
  • X8 39kg – €85;
  • X12 37kg – €83;
  • X16 36kg – €82;
  • X10 34kg – €82;
  • X12 24kg – €81;
  • X10 33kg – €76;
  • X19 32kg – €75.

Other categories:

  • Hogget ewes up to €150;
  • Cast ewes – €65-€131.

Image source: Baltinglass Livestock Mart Facebook 

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