sheep sale

Lamb prices up €10, making up to €178/head at Athenry

Lamb prices up €10, making up to €178/head at Athenry

A strong trade for lambs was seen at Athenry Mart this morning (Monday, November 15) with prices up €10/head across...

November 15, 2021

‘Phenomenal trade’ seen at Kilkenny Mart’s sheep sale on Monday

‘Phenomenal trade’ seen at Kilkenny Mart’s sheep sale on Monday

Kilkenny Mart manager, George Candler, reported a “phenomenal trade” at Monday’s (October 19) sheep sale – which saw 650 sheep...

October 20, 2021

Finished lambs up €5/head at Baltinglass Mart

Finished lambs up €5/head at Baltinglass Mart

Baltinglass Mart in Co. Wicklow held its weekly sale of sheep on Saturday (October 9), which saw an improved trade...

October 11, 2021

Pics and prices: Brisk trade for ewe lambs at Tuam Mart

Pics and prices: Brisk trade for ewe lambs at Tuam Mart

On Tuesday evening (September 14) Tuam Mart held its weekly sale of sheep, which saw close to 2,400 sheep on...

September 18, 2021

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

Hogget ewes fetch up to €270/head at Kilkenny on Monday

Hogget ewes fetch up to €270/head at Kilkenny on Monday

A big sale of 1,200 sheep was seen at Kilkenny Mart yesterday, Monday (August 16), which included a special sale...

August 17, 2021

Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ Sale

Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ Sale

Aber and Sufftex ewe lambs for the Carrick Prolific Ewe Lamb Breeders’ Sale on the farm of Cathal McCauley. in...

August 17, 2021

Heavy lambs make up to €149/head at Enniscorthy Mart on Wednesday

Heavy lambs make up to €149/head at Enniscorthy Mart on Wednesday

A massive entry of 3,000 sheep was seen at Enniscorthy Mart on Wednesday (August 11) – when the mart hosted...

August 15, 2021

Pics and prices: Ewe lambs in demand at Roscommon Mart

Pics and prices: Ewe lambs in demand at Roscommon Mart

A strong showing of 1,110 sheep was presented for sale at Roscommon Mart on Wednesday (August 12), with a noticeable...

August 15, 2021

Farmers looking for ‘quality replacements’ pay up to €230 for hoggets at Enniscorthy Mart

Farmers looking for ‘quality replacements’ pay up to €230 for hoggets at Enniscorthy Mart

On Wednesday (August 11) alongside its weekly sale of lambs and cull ewes, Enniscorthy Mart held its annual show and...

August 14, 2021

‘Factory lamb prices up €10/head on average’ at Enniscorthy Mart

‘Factory lamb prices up €10/head on average’ at Enniscorthy Mart

A strong trade all around was seen at Enniscorthy Mart on Wednesday last (July 7) – with lamb prices seeing...

July 11, 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

Pics: Early signs look positive as ewe hoggets top €234 at Enniscorthy

Pics: Early signs look positive as ewe hoggets top €234 at Enniscorthy

Although it’s still early in the year, marts in recent weeks have noted small entries of breeding ewe hoggets and...

June 20, 2021

‘Right good trade for lambs; cull ewes were a small bit quieter’

‘Right good trade for lambs; cull ewes were a small bit quieter’

“We saw a right good trade for lambs across the board here on Monday, while the ewe trade, although solid,...

June 16, 2021

Pics from the mart: Lambs top €170/head at Athenry on Monday

Pics from the mart: Lambs top €170/head at Athenry on Monday

A good lively trade was seen for all categories of lambs at Athenry Mart on Monday (June 14) – which...

June 15, 2021

Pics from the mart: Lambs make up to €159/head at Roscommon

Pics from the mart: Lambs make up to €159/head at Roscommon

Agriland headed out west once again this week, to take in the trade at Roscommon Mart’s weekly sheep sale on...

June 13, 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: Lamb and ewe prices ease at Kilkenny on Monday

Pics from the mart: Lamb and ewe prices ease at Kilkenny on Monday

On Monday (May 31), Agriland made the trip down to Kilkenny Mart to cast an eye over the mart’s sheep...

June 1, 2021