- Town: Ballinrobe (Co. Mayo)
- Address: Ballinrobe Mart,
- Webpage: Ballinrobe Mart
10/04/2019 - Ballinrobe Cattle & Sheep Mart Report
Ballinrobe Mart Report 10th April
A fine sale of quality cattle turned out for the Special Continental Bullock sale in Ballinrobe on Wednesday last. With the weather conditions very favourable and lots of customers around it was indeed a truly fine trade.
Some Examples Of Prices From Wednesdays Sale:
Bullocks: 4 Charolais X bullocks (pic above) sold together 593 kg made €1430.00 or €2.41 per kg, a Limousine X 565 kg made €1365.00 or €2.42 per kg, 2 Aberdeen Angus sold together 538 kg made €1225.00 or €2.28 per kg and an Aberdeen Angus X 355 kg made €995.00 or €2.80 per kg
Heifers: 2 Limousines 470 kg made €1300.00 or €2.77 per kg, a Beligan Blue X 545 kg made €1445.00 or €2.65 per kg and a Charolais X 350 kg made €965.00 or €2.76 per kg
Top price in the Weanling Heifers went to a Limousine X 295 kg made €905.00 or €3.07 per kg.
Best price in the Weanling Bulls went to 2 Limousine sold together 335 kg made €1040.00 or €3.10 per kg
Top pricing in the Dry cows went to a Limousine 670 kg made €1340. 00 or €2.00 per kg.
A Simmental X 3rd calf cow due in May made €1460.00.
A much bigger turn out in sheep this week with hogget's making from €110.00 to €128.00 and spring lambs making up to €140.00 and ewes with couples made up to €235.00.
Pre booking Every Friday on 094 95 41140 from 9 am.
Please note there is a special Continental heifer sale on Wednesday next April 17th , also a special clearance sale of 8 in calf Limousine X cows @ 11.30 am sharp.
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.