- Town: Ballinrobe (Co. Mayo)
- Address: Ballinrobe Mart,
- Webpage: Ballinrobe Mart
07/11/2018 - Ballinrobe Cattle & Sheep Mart Report
Ballinrobe Mart Report 7th November
While there was huge sale of cattle in Ballinrobe on Wednesday last the sheep numbers were back for the first time this Autumn. Trade has remained very vibrant for the quality lots with the plainer cattle a much lesser trade.
Some Examples Of Prices From Wednesdays Sale:
Heifers: A Limousine X 505 kg made €1325.00 of €2.62 per kg (pic below), a Charolais 495 kg made €1290.00 or €2.61 per kg, and a Belgian Blue X 385 kg made a €1065.00 or €2.77 per kg and an Aberdeen Angus X 370 kg made €905.00 or €2.45 per kg.
Bullocks: 2 Charolais sold together 787 kg made €1800.00 or €2.29 per kg, a limousine X 575 kg made €1385.00 or €2.41 per kg and a Bl. Limousine 495 kg made €1295.00 or €2.62per kg.
With a 100 dry cows on offer the top price there went to a Limousine 755 kg made €1340.00 or €1.77 per kg
Top price in the Weanling bulls on Monday went to a Limousine 295 kg made €995.00 or €3.37 per kg.
Best price in the Weanling Heifers went to a Charolais 305 kg made €845.00 or €2.77 per kg.
A 3rd calf cow with Charolais heifer calf @ foot made €1470.00.
Sheep numbers were well back on the previous week with little or no change in the trade store lambs making from €60.00 to €82.00, Ewe lambs making from €84.00 to a €112.00 and fat Ewes making from €60.00 to €101.00.
All upcoming sheep and cattle sales can be viewed on our website or facebook page, all other enquires contact the mart office.
The Final Monday Weanling sale for 2018 will take place on Monday next November 12th. Weanlings will revert back to the Wednesdays for the remainder of the year. Pre booking Every Friday on 094 95 41140 from 9 am
Aurivo Livestock Mart wishes to advise sellers that all cattle must be penned by 10 am at the latest. Thank you for your co- operation.