Wednesday April 10th – Mart Report – Sheep Prices

There were bigger numbers on offer this week. This week saw a few entries of Spring lamb for the Easter market. Prices for Spring Lamb fetched €146 for 46kgs. Prices for finished hoggets peaked at €136 for 58.7kgs. There was a steady trade for Cast Ewes with prices ranging from €75 up to €136. Sales continue each Wednesday at 11 a.m. for Lambs, Cast Ewes & Ewes with lambs at foot.  Sheep Scanning Service this Wednesday 17th April (9 a.m. to 10a.m.) and each week there after.

Sample Prices:    Finished Hoggets:

58.7kgs €136, 53.7kgs €132, 55.1kgs €130, 55.8kgs €126,

 Spring Lamb

46kgs €146, 49.3kgs €145, 52kgs €140, 52.3kgs €137

Cast Ewes made from €75 to €136 per lot.

Ewe with two lambs @ foot made up to €285.

Ewe with one lamb @ foot made up to €182.