sheep trade. Factory prices

Sheep trade: Spring lamb prices push on

Sheep trade: Spring lamb prices push on

Spring lamb prices are moving in a positive direction this week (beginning Monday, May 9), with prices improving by 10c/kg...

May 10, 2022

Sheep trade: Prices remain largely unchanged on last week

Sheep trade: Prices remain largely unchanged on last week

The sheep trade is starting the shorter week in account of the bank holiday on a steady note overall with...

May 2, 2022

Sheep trade: ‘Steady on’ as factories hold tight

Sheep trade: ‘Steady on’ as factories hold tight

The sheep trade is starting the week like it finished the last; steady, with no change in prices to report....

April 26, 2022

Sheep trade: Prices steady after Easter

Sheep trade: Prices steady after Easter

The sheep trade is coming into the short week after the bank holiday weekend on a steady note with factories...

April 19, 2022

Sheep trade: Steady start to the week overall

Sheep trade: Steady start to the week overall

The sheep trade is starting the week off on a steady note overall, with no real major movement to report...

April 12, 2022

Sheep trade: Spring lamb and hogget prices increase

Sheep trade: Spring lamb and hogget prices increase

Prices are once again on the rise for spring lambs and hoggets, as factories intensify their efforts to secure supplies....

April 5, 2022

Sheep trade: Prices see another lift across the board

Sheep trade: Prices see another lift across the board

The sheep trade is once again moving in an upward trajectory with prices across the board increasing this week. Base...

March 29, 2022

Sheep trade: Hogget prices generally topping €7.20-7.30/kg

Sheep trade: Hogget prices generally topping €7.20-7.30/kg

The sheep trade is starting off on a steady note this week overall, after two weeks of prices rising across...

March 22, 2022

Sheep trade: Hogget prices increase, as cull ewes edge closer to €4.00/kg

Sheep trade: Hogget prices increase, as cull ewes edge closer to €4.00/kg

After seeing hogget prices increase by up to 25c/kg last week, the trade for hoggets is once again starting on...

March 15, 2022

Sheep trade: Hogget prices stir to move up 5c/kg in cases

Sheep trade: Hogget prices stir to move up 5c/kg in cases

After a number of weeks of prices holding steady, there is some movement in the sheep trade, with one plant...

March 1, 2022

Sheep trade: Hogget prices hold once again, with greater appetite for ewes

Sheep trade: Hogget prices hold once again, with greater appetite for ewes

Factory prices for hoggets continue to hold steady, with no movement in prices to report. However, a greater appetite is...

February 22, 2022

Sheep trade: Hogget prices continue to hold steady

Sheep trade: Hogget prices continue to hold steady

The sheep trade is starting the week off on a steady note, with prices holding to the same level as...

February 15, 2022

Sheep trade: Prices holding steady ‘for now’

Sheep trade: Prices holding steady ‘for now’

The sheep trade is starting the week off on a steady note as of now, although rumblings of possible price...

February 8, 2022

Sheep trade: Prices topping €6.90-7.00/kg in general

Sheep trade: Prices topping €6.90-7.00/kg in general

The sheep trade at the start of this week has moved up a gear, with factories showing an increased appetite...

February 1, 2022

Sheep trade: Base prices ease back 10c/kg but up to €7.30/kg still on the table

Sheep trade: Base prices ease back 10c/kg but up to €7.30/kg still on the table

The sheep trade is starting the week on a steady note, with lamb prices generally holding to the same levels...

January 11, 2022

Sheep trade: Lamb prices start the new year on a steady footing

Sheep trade: Lamb prices start the new year on a steady footing

The sheep trade is starting the new year on steady footing, with lamb prices holding to the same levels as...

January 4, 2022

Sheep trade: Lamb prices take a hit

Sheep trade: Lamb prices take a hit

There’s a little less to be cheerful about at the start of this week in terms of lamb prices as...

December 21, 2021

Sheep trade: No movement in lamb prices, as the trade holds strong

Sheep trade: No movement in lamb prices, as the trade holds strong

The sheep trade is holding steady, with no movement in prices to report for lambs at the start of this...

December 14, 2021