Mountbellew Mart Sheep Sale on Saturday the 5th March 2022
Very large number of sheep on offer this week. Almost four rows of stag ewes on offer, however with a very brisk trade with many ewes exceeding the €200 mark. One ewe weighing 104kg, making €261.00. Hoggets also met with a strong demand for all lots on offer, with more demand for the heavier and fleshier hoggets. Slightly easier trade for ewes with Hoggets at foot.
Four ewe Hoggets, 37.1kg, €111.00. Ten ram Hoggets, 55kg, €157.00. Fifteen wither Hoggets, 49kg, €152.00. Eleven ewe hoggets 51.8kg, €152.00. Ten ewe hoggets, 45.5kg, €146.00. Nine quality ewe Hoggets, 49.5kg, €163.00. Five ewe Hoggets, 48.5kg, €140.00. Ten ewe hoggets, 36.5kg, €110.00. Eight ewe hoggets, 46.4kg, €140.00
Very large number on offer this week with a very strong trade for heavier lots. Eight ewes, 93kg, €179.00. Ten ewes, 84.5kg, €155.00. Three ewes, 83kg, €142.00. Six ewes, 60kg, €100.00. One ewe, 92kg, €181.00. One ewe, 104kg, €261.00
Ewe with lambs at foot.
Six 3rd crop ewes with twelve lambs at foot, €240.00. Two 1st crop ewes with single lambs at foot, €200.00. One hogget ewe scanned in lamb with twins due in April, €192.00. One 2nd crop ewe with twin lambs at foot, €226.00. Two 3rd crop ewes with three lambs at foot, €198.00.
Sheep sales every Saturday at 10am in person and online with ‘marteye’ in two “rings” – ewe ring and lamb ring.
Gates open at 8am.