Ballymote
  • Date: 10/08/2017
  • Type: Cattle, Sheep

  • Town: Ballymote (Co. Sligo)
  • Address: Ballymote Mart, Fairgreen Road Ballymote, Co.Sligo,
  • More Info: Ballymote Mart

10/08/2017 - Ballymote Mart Report



An excellent entry of quality stock for the first of our special Autumn Sales for Bullocks and Heifers on Thursday August 10th.....

 

In Bullock section plenty of demand across all weight sections..with winter finishers starting buying...

 

In heifer section same story but a strong trade for breeding type heifers  especially in 450 kg plus bracket

 

Bullocks  under 500 kg making from 520 to 800 over...Eg LMx 430 kg @ 1230....CHx 460 kg @ 1200...BBx 460 kg @ 1160

 

Lots 500 to 600 kg making from 600 to 800 over..Eg CHx 550 kg @ 1350...BBx 565 kg @ 1340...CHx 590 kg @ 1360...LMx 560 kg @ 1320

 

With heavier lots making up to 840 over...Eg AAx 620 kg @ 1460....CHx 610 kg @ 1450....AAx 650 kg @ 1420...CHx 600 kg @ 1370

 

 

Heifers ....Lots under 400 kg making from 400 to 700 over...Eg LM x 370 kg @ 1070...CHx 390 kg @ 1000....CHx 360 kg @ 950...

 

Lots 400 to 500 kg making from 500 to 875 over..Eg CHx 475 kg @ 1350.....LMx 455 kg @ 1300...CHx 485 kg @ 1290...LMx 460 kg @ 1290...CHx 470 kg @ 1250

 

With heavier lots making up to 900 over..Eg BBx 500 kg @ 1400...LMx 545 kg @ 1300....CHx 595 kg @ 1350...LMx 515 kg @ 1260

 

Lambs similar trade for factory types as last week....Lambs 45 kg plus making best prices ...More store lambs on offer each week.....

 

Lambs under 35 kg making from 29 to 34 over...Eg Pen 33 kg @ 67...Pen 32 kg @ 61...Pen 32 kg @63

 

Lots 35 to 40 kg making from 35 to 51 over..Eg Pen 39 kg @ 90..(Ewe Lambs)...Pen 36 kg @ 82..(Ewe Lambs)...Pen 39 kg @ 74

 

Lots 40 to 45 kg making from 40 to 60 over..Eg Pen 44 kg @ 104...Pen 44.5 kg @ 101...Pen 42 kg @ 100...Pen 43.5 kg @ 99

 

Lots 45 to 50 kg making from 48 to 79 over...Eg Pen 48 kg @ 127...(Ewe Lambs for Breeding )....Pen 48 kg @ 111...Pen 48 kg @ 110....Pen 49.5 kg @ 109...Pen 48.5 kg @ 108

 

With heavier lots making up to 65 over...Eg Pen 50 kg @ 115...(Ewe Lambs for Breeding)...Pen 54 kg @ 114...Pen 55 kg @ 114....Pen 57 kg @ 114

 

Some Quality Hogget Ewes on offer met a strong trade from local farmers.....Hoggets making from 150 to 190 per Head...Breeding ewes making from 100 to 135 ...Store 

Cull Ewes making from 50 to 80 with heavy lots from 100 to 125 per head...

 

Rams made up to 150 per Head 

 

Thursday 17th August Annual Sale of Autumn Born Weanlings in conjunction with usual lots...Cattle Sale @ 11.30am Sharp

 

Sheep Sale @ 10.30am Sharp.... Sale starting with Lambs followed by the Ewes and Hoggets...  

 

Thursday 24th August Special Dry cow and Suckler  Springer Sale

 

Enquiries to 071 9183364

 

Regards Donal Fallon

 

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