- Town: Ballinrobe (Co. Mayo)
- Address: Ballinrobe Mart,
- Webpage: Ballinrobe Mart
09/08/2017 - Ballinrobe Cattle & Sheep Mart Report
Cattle numbers are increasing each week with another huge sale of sheep. Trade for the cattle is remaining very vibrant with the sheep prices back slightly.
Some examples of Heifer prices, a Charolais X 615 kg made €1445.00 or €2.35 per kg, a Limousine 425 kg made €1075.00 or €2.53 per kg, an Aberdeen Angus 385 kg made €1035.00 or €2.69 per kg.
Some example of prices from the Bullock ring, a Limousine X 590 kg made €1285.00 or €2.18 per kg, a Charolais 455 kg made €1235.00 or €2.71 per kg, an Aberdeen Angus X 445 kg made €1110.00 or €2.49 per kg.
Top price in the Dry Cows went to a Charolais 795 kg made €1560.00 or €1.96 per kg.
A Limousine cow with bull calf @ foot made €1775.00.
A big turnout of sheep in Ballinrobe on Wednesday, trade back slightly especially for store lambs which were making from €66.00 to a €89.00, butcher lambs were making from €94.00 to €118.00, fat ewes making from €75.00 to €123.00.
For further details on upcoming special sales see our website (www. aurivo.ie) or the local papers.
Please note the first Sheep breeding sale is on Friday August 11th.
Pre- booking for cattle each Friday - (094 95 41140).