Saturday 20th February. Exceptional trade for Heifers and good demand for the Late Jim Molloy’s in lamb ewes due from March onwards.
Bullocks ranged from €1.84 to €2.57 per kg or €300 to €872 over the kg.
Top price over the kg, pair Chx, 648kg, €1520, €2.35/kg (lot 8D).
Top price per kg, Lmx, 335kg, €860, €2.57/kg (lot 6C).
Store Heifers ranged from €1.77 to €2.82 per kg or €330 to €1090 over the kg.
Top price over kg, Bbx, 600kg, €1690, €2.82/kg (lot 17C).
Top price per kg, pair Chx, 362kg, €1020, €2.82/kg (lot 17J).
Weanling Heifers ranged from €1.84 to €3.29 per kg or €274 to €655 over the kg.
Top price over the kg, Chx, 355kg, €1010, €2.85/kg (lot 25T).
Top price per kg, Lm, 225kg, €740, €3.29/kg (lot 24D).
Weanling Bulls ranged from €2.10 to €2.78 per kg or €285 to €665 over the kg.
Top price over the kg, Pair Lmx, 445kg, €1110, €2.49/kg (lot 32A) .
Top price per kg, Lmx, 320kg, €890, €2.78/kg (lot 32C).
Cows ranging from €630 to €1360 11 yr old Lmx, 785kg.
Cow & Calf pairings ranged from €1,890 to €1,980 for 3 year old Lmx with Dec 20 born Lmx calf at foot.
Sheep: The late Jim Molloy’s in lamb ewes made from €196 to €230 for 5 – 3 carrying triplets, 1 carrying a couple and one carrying a single in the bunch.
Ewes with lambs at foot ranged from €264 to €278 for 4 ewes and 8 lambs.
Cull ewes ranged from €71 to €121.
Hoggets ranged from €108 to €144 or €2.45 to €2.77 per kg.
- 52kg, €144, €2.77
- 54kg, €148, €2.74
- 44kg, €108, €2.45
UPCOMING SALES AT HEADFORD MART
Saturday 27th Feb – Special Clearance sale for 15 super in calf continental cows due in March to Limousin bull stock of the late Jim Molloy.
Saturday 13th March – Spring Cattle Show & Sale – prizes for best Bullock, Heifer, Weanling Heifer and Weanling Bull.
Pre Booking essential and advisable for stock contact 093-35572 or 093-35551! Cattle sale 11:00 am, Sheep sale 10:00 am and can be accessed online with LSL (Livestock Live). A face covering must be worn on the mart premises.
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