- Town: Ballinrobe (Co. Mayo)
- Address: Ballinrobe Mart,
- Webpage: Ballinrobe Mart
27/11/2019 - Ballinrobe Cattle & Sheep Mart Report
Ballinrobe Mart Report 27th November 2019
The final sale for November 2019 brought out a fine show of cattle to Ballinrobe on Wednesday last. Again there were plenty of customers around the ring to bid for stock, the quality type lots fetching the bigger money.
Some Examples Of Prices From Wednesdays Sale:
Heifers: A Limousine X 575 kg made €1320.00 or €2.30 per kg, a Belgian Blue X 475 kg made €1140.00 or €2.40 per kg, 2 Charolais sold together 440 kg made €1020.00 or €2.32 per kg and an Aberdeen Angus 420 kg made €1070.00 or €2.55 per kg.
Bullocks: A Limousine X 535 kg made €1100.00 or €2.06 per kg, 2 Charolais sold together 525 kg made €1050.00 or €2.19 per kg and a 3 Aberdeen Angus 425 kg made €930.00 or €2.19 per kg.
Top price in the Dry cows went to an a Belgian Blue X (pic above) 695 kg made €1215. 00 or €1.75 per kg.
Top price in the Weanling Bulls went to a Charolais X 275 kg made €820.00 or €2.98 per kg and best price for a Weanling heifer went to a Limousine X 315 kg made €850.00 or €2.70 kg.
Another very big sheep sale with a 100% clearance, store lambs which made from €62.00 to €109.00, factory lambs made from €66.00 to a €116.00, and Ewe lambs made from €108.00 to €120.00 fat ewes made from €64.00 to €106.00. Such is the demand for lambs it has outweighed the supply resulting in an upward trend in the price of sheep each week.
Please note with only two sales left in Ballinrobe for 2019 the final sale will be held on Wednesday week the 11th of December.
Pre booking Every Friday on 094 95 41140 from 9 am.
All upcoming sheep and cattle sales can be viewed on our website or facebook page, all other enquires contact the mart office.
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.