Saturday August 24th – Mart Report – Breeding Sheep Prices

Numbers on offer were similar to last week. There was a brisk trade for both Ewes and Hoggets with an improved price resulting in an excellent clearance of lots.  Hoggets made up to €215 ,2-year-old Ewes fetched up to €172 with 3 year-old Ewes making up €156.

Sales continue on Saturday next August 31st – West of Ireland Registered Pedigree Suffolk Sheep Breeder Club m. Gates open at 8 a.m. 45 Top Quality Rams and a selection of Ewe Lambs – Show at 11.30 a.m. Sale at 1.30 p.m.


Hoggets ranged from €121 up to €215 per head


2-year-old Ewes made from €120 up to €172 per head


3 year old Ewes made from €108 up to €156 per head