Slightly smaller sale of sheep to previous week. Small number of spring lambs on offer. Hoggets met with an improved trade for all lots, as did stag ewes which met with a very brisk trade especially for the heavier lots. Also, increased demand for ewes with lambs at foot.
Three, 47.5kg, €156. Four, 50.8kg, €160.00. One 44.5kg, €154.00
Nine ewe Hoggets, 59.1kg, €173.00. Nine Hoggets, 62.8kg, €172.00. Three ewe Hogget, 50kg, €160.00. Five wither hoggets 48.1kg, €163.00. Five ewe hoggets, 42.5kg, €129.00. Thirteen wither Hoggets, 53.2kg, €166.00. Nine ewe Hoggets, 50.8kg, €174.00. Six ewe hoggets, 68kg, €175.00. Eleven ewe hoggets, 57.7kg, €174.00. Twenty wither hoggets, 56kg, €172.00.
Large number of stag ewes on offer again this week. Improved trade for all lots on offer, with a very brisk trade for all fleshy and heavier ewes.
Prices ranged from €180.00 to €250.00.
Breeding sheep – Ewes with lambs at foot.
Ewes and lambs were a very good trade.
One 2nd crop ewe and two lambs, €254. Two 2nd crop ewes and two lambs, €236. One 3rd crop ewe with one lamb, €220. One 3rd crop ewe with one lamb, €178. One 3rd crop ewe with one lamb, €180.
Sheep sales every Saturday at 10am in person and online with ‘marteye’ in two “rings” ewe ring and lamb ring.
Gates open at 8am.
Web: www.mountbellew.ie Ph: (090) 9679660.