Balt­in­glass

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CAT­TLE SALE – OC­TO­BER 2: Big­ger sale to­day with a slightly eas­ier trade. Qual­ity for­ward and lighter store bul­locks and heifers were in good de­mand. Prices ranged from €160/kg to €237/kg. Sam­ple prices as follows.

Bul­locks: 1 x Lm 780kg made €1,200; 1 x Lm 635kg made €1,180; 4 x Ch 520kg made €1,120; 1 x Lm 595kg made €1,100; 1 x He 565kg made €1,090; 3 x Ch 490kg made €1,090; 1 x Ch 490kg made €1,080; 1 x Lm 515kg made €1,080; 2 x Ch 565kg made €1,080; 1 x Lm 570kg made €1,075; 2 x Lm 450kg made €1,040; 1 x Lm 435kg made €1,030; 1 x Fr 635kg made €935; 2 x BB 455kg made €820.

Heifers: 1 x Fr 630kg made €1,060; 2 x Her 500kg made €800; 2 x Her 500kg made €725; 3 x Her 435kg made €700; 2 x Her 425kg made €670; 2 x Ch 275kg made €570; 1 x Her 390kg made €500; 1 x Her 345kg made €500. Fat Cows were also in de­mand and made from €600 up to €900.

SHEEP SALE - OC­TO­BER 5: Very good trade for all types of Ewes in Balt­in­glass to­day. Hoggets made from €140 up to €175. 2,3 & 4 y.o. made from €108 up to €150. Cast Ewes made from €60 up to €97.

Store lambs were in good de­mand and were a very steady trade. 37-44kg made from €67 up to €85; The heav­ier lambs were eas­ier by €1–€2/head; 45-55kg made from €90–€101. 1 x 55kg made €101; 9 x 38kg made €100; 7 x 48kg made €95; 14 x 52kg made €95; 10 x 56kg made €94; 10 x 49kg made €91; 4 x 51kg made €90; 10 x 37kg made €86; 7 x 47kg made €85; 16 x 46kg made €85; 12 x 47kg made €84; 14 x 52kg made €95; 15 x 44kg made €83; 10 x 42kg made €80; 13 x 40kg made €80; 11 x 41kg made €79; 14 x 39kg made €74; 8 x 36kg made €73; 7 x 33kg made €70; 12 x29kg made €62; 12 x 25kg made €39.

Ewes: 6 made €170 (Hoggets); 10 made €169 (Hoggets); 6 made €153 (Hoggets); 11 made €150 (Hoggets); 14 made €143 (Hoggets); 12 made €140 ; 10 made €138 ; 10 made €122; 10 made €120; 14 made €109; 9 made €92; 7 made €84; 3 made €78; 11 made €71; 3 made €60.

Rams of all breeds were in plen­ti­ful sup­ply and sold well from €150 to a top price of €530 for a Che­viot Ram.

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