CATTLE SALE - WEDNESDAY JULY 3: Smaller sale this week due to fine weather with the farmers making hay and silage. Good trade for all sorts but prices slightly back on last week. Sample Prices:
Bullocks: 1 x Fr 500kg made €830; 1 x Lim 550kg made €800; 1 x Hr 510kg made €800; 1 x Lim 450kg made €790; 1 x Ch 315kg made €650; 1 x Lim 310kg made €635; 2 x Fr 400kg made €625; 2 x Ch 290kg made €605.
Heifers: 1 x Ch 450kg made €990; 1 x Ch 430kg made €880; 1 x AA 470kg made €860; 1 x Sim 385kg made €810; 1 x Lim 365kg made €750; 1 x Ch 380kg made €700; 2 x Lim 330kg made €660. Fat Cows made from €750–€1,200.
SHEEP SALE - SATURDAY JULY 6: Good trade for all sheep today and plenty of quality lambs on offer. Less ewes with lambs at foot out and more store lambs 30 - 35kg on offer which met with a good trade. Good trade also for cast and fat ewes.