Saturday 10th July.
Large turnout of cattle with 400 lots on offer.
100% clearance for the Suckler sale with an average of €2075 top price €2340.
Bullocks ranged from €1.34 to €3.25 per kg or €100 to €1352 over the kg.
Top price over the kg, pair Lmx, 718kg, €2070, €2.88/kg (lot 14E).
Top price per kg, Lmx, 265kg, €860, €3.25/kg, (lot 14D).
Heifers ranged from €1.91 to €3.10 per kg or €255 to €1130 over the kg.
Top price over kg, Chx, 660kg, €1790, €2.71/kg (lot 28J).
Top price per kg, Lmx, 355kg, €1100, €3.10/kg (lot 35).
Weanling Bulls ranged from €2.21 to €2.90 per kg or €410 to €575 over the kg.
Top price over the kg, Lmx, 345kg, €920, €2.67/kg, (Lot 43).
Top price per kg, Lmx, 290kg, €840, €2.90/kg, (Lot 43E).
Cull Cows ranging from €650 to €1830 for 4 yr old Chx, 855kg (lot 200).
Exceptional trade for cow and calf outfits with 30 lots sold, we were delighted to go above and beyond for this local customer who contacted Pat Burke Auctioneer to hold such a sale at Headford Mart. They were excellent quality cattle with 100% clearance and an average price of €2075 with a top price of €2340 paid out. He also sold his pedigree Ch stock bull for €2,400.
Sheep: Culls/Breeders ranged from €58 to €149.
Lambs/Hoggets ranged from €71 to €129 or €1.89 to €2.91 per kg
- 53kg, €135, €2.55/kg – (Lot S18)
- 34kg, €103, €3.03/kg – (Lot S27
- 44kg, €131, €2.98/kg – (Lot S24)
- 35kg, €98, €2.80/kg – (Lot S20
- 44kg, €122, €2.77/kg – (Lot S21A
- 42kg, €115, €2.74/kg – (Lot S26)
- 40kg, €109, €2.73/kg – (Lot S23)
Dates for the diary:
Saturday 24th July – Special Breeding sale for Ewes.
Saturday 31st July – Closed race week
Friday 6th August – Opening weanling sale (Show and sale for Autumn born 2020)
Saturday 7th – Bullocks, Cows and Heifers.