Larger number of sheep on offer to previous week. Stag ewes met with a similar trade to previous week. The larger number of lambs on offer met with a slightly easier trade, however, there was a good demand for store lambs. The small number of ewe hoggets on offer met with a strong trade, especially for quality lots.
Gates open at 7.30pm for the summer months.
Three ram lambs, 42kg, €125.00. Ten wither lambs, 37kg, €120.00. Twelve wither lambs, 44.5kg, €130.00. Ten wither lambs, 45kg, €137.00. Fifteen ewe lambs, 49.5kg, €145.00. Six ram lambs, 41kg, €120.00. Twelve wither lambs, 51.6kg, €150.00. Twenty wither lambs, 37.5kg, €125.00. Thirteen ewe lambs 36kg, €125.00. Seventeen ewe lambs, 37.9kg, €135.00. Eleven ewe lambs, 35kg, €124.00. Seventeen ram lambs, 49.7kg, €145.00. Fourteen wither lambs, 40.6kg, €126.00. Five ram lambs, 44kg, €139.00. Thirteen ram lambs, 37.9kg, €108.00. Eight ram lambs, 44.5kg, €135.00.
Smaller number on offer to previous week, however, a strong trade especially for the heavier lots.
Four ewes, 90kg, €166.00. Four ewes, 85kg, €142.00. Two ewes, 80kg, €124.00. One ewe, 90kg, €160.00. Seven ewes, 95kg, €166.00. Five ewes, 72.5kg, €110.00. Four ewes, 90kg, €176.00. Eleven ewes, 82kg, €142.
Breeding ewes/Ewe hoggets
Small number of ewe hoggets on offer with a strong demand.
Six texel cross ewe hoggets, €214.00. Six Suffolk cross ewe hoggets, €225.00. Ten Suffolk cross ewe hoggets, 210.00. Three second croop ewes with five lambs at foot, €284.00
The Mountbellew Vintage rally is on Sunday the 24th of July. We will have our usual sheep sale on Saturday the 23rd and we ask that no sheep be left in yard or paddocks after the sale on that date.
Sheep sale every Saturday at 10am in person and online with ‘marteye’ in two “rings” ewe ring and lamb ring. Gates open at 7.30am.