Loughrea mart

Pics and prices: Cull ewes and hoggets shine over spring lambs at Loughrea

Pics and prices: Cull ewes and hoggets shine over spring lambs at Loughrea

Agriland paid a visit to Loughrea Mart recently (April 14) to cast an eye over the sheep sale and what...

April 16, 2022

Pics and prices: Hogget prices to €166/head at Loughrea

Pics and prices: Hogget prices to €166/head at Loughrea

Loughrea Mart held its first sheep sale of the new year last Thursday, January 13, which saw prices reach €166/head...

January 15, 2022

Pics and prices: Heavy lambs and ewe lambs catch the eye at Loughrea

Pics and prices: Heavy lambs and ewe lambs catch the eye at Loughrea

Agriland made the trip west to Loughrea Mart on Thursday, August 26, to check in on the trade at the...

August 28, 2021

Pics from the mart:  Lamb prices continue to recover at Loughrea

Pics from the mart: Lamb prices continue to recover at Loughrea

An improved trade for lambs was seen once again at Loughrea Mart on Thursday (July 8) from the week before...

July 10, 2021

Trade for factory lambs sees the biggest hit at Loughrea Mart

Trade for factory lambs sees the biggest hit at Loughrea Mart

Factory lambs witnessed the biggest dip in prices at Loughrea Mart on Thursday (June 3). The mart’s manager, Jimmy Cooney,...

June 7, 2021

Pics from the mart: Hoggets top out €140/head at Loughrea

Pics from the mart: Hoggets top out €140/head at Loughrea

A strong yard of sheep was met with an easier trade at Loughrea Mart on Thursday last (January 21). The...

January 24, 2021

Loughrea Mart postpones sheep sale due to potentially dangerous travel conditions

Loughrea Mart postpones sheep sale due to potentially dangerous travel conditions

Loughrea Mart has taken the decision to postpone tomorrow’s first sheep sale of the new year in light of the...

January 6, 2021

Prices: Strong trade sees lambs reach €130/head at Loughrea

Prices: Strong trade sees lambs reach €130/head at Loughrea

It was another strong sheep sale at Loughrea Mart on Thursday (November 26), with heavy lambs making up to €130/head....

November 28, 2020

Sheep marts: Finished lamb trade catches the eye across marts

Sheep marts: Finished lamb trade catches the eye across marts

Finished lambs were a flying trade across marts last week, with lambs over 50kg regularly selling in excess of €120/head....

November 10, 2020

Prices: Flying trade for lambs at Loughrea as prices reach €124/head

Prices: Flying trade for lambs at Loughrea as prices reach €124/head

Similar to what has been seen at marts over the past week, butcher lambs presented for sale at Loughrea Mart...

November 8, 2020

Pics from the mart: Heavy lambs hit €112/head at Loughrea

Pics from the mart: Heavy lambs hit €112/head at Loughrea

On Thursday last (October 8) AgriLand made the trip over to Loughrea Mart’s weekly sheep sale. The majority of the...

October 11, 2020

Pics and prices: Small sale of sheep sees a strong trade all round at Loughrea mart

Pics and prices: Small sale of sheep sees a strong trade all round at Loughrea mart

The good weather saw a smaller sale of sheep at Loughrea Mart on Thursday, July 2. On the day, there...

July 5, 2020

Sheep marts: Spring lambs make up to €144/head at Dowra Mart

Sheep marts: Spring lambs make up to €144/head at Dowra Mart

A strong trade was reported by a number of mart managers across the country for all types of stock last...

April 28, 2020

Sheep marts: Strong end to the year sees prices for store lambs peak at €100/head

Sheep marts: Strong end to the year sees prices for store lambs peak at €100/head

Mart managers across the country reported a strong end of the year trade for all classes of sheep – especially...

January 4, 2020