Wednesday May 2nd – Mart Report – Sheep Prices

We had a larger entry of Sheep at this week’s sale. There was an improvement in trade for hoggets with prices topping €160. We had a large entry this week of Spring lambs with a top price of €148. The trade for Cast Ewes was similar to the previous week with prices ranging from €50 to €146.  There was a larger entry of Ewes with lambs at foot on offer this week however, there was a brisk trade for them with a very high percentage of lots sold. Sales continue each Wednesday at 11 a.m. for Lambs, Cast Ewes & Ewes with Lambs at foot.

 Sample Prices:    Spring Lambs:

50.3kgs €148, 49kgs €146, 47.1kgs €146, 56kgs €145, 53kgs €145, 50 kgs €145, 44.4 €142, 40.8kgs €140, 42.3kgs €133.50.


68.7kgs €160, 54kgs €152, 55kgs €140, 44.9 kgs €112



Cast Ewes made from €50 to €146 per lot


Ewes with two Lambs at Foot made up to €280.


Ewes with one lamb at Foot made up to €220