Ballymote
  • Date: 08/02/2018
  • Type: Cattle, Sheep

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

08/02/2018 - Ballymote mart Report

Trade was strong at Thursdays Sale with plenty of customers anxious for stock...Agents for midland customers very active for forward store types...

 

Bullocks under 400 kg making from 340 to 630 over...Eg CHx 340 kg @ 970...AAx 380 kg @ 900

 

Lots 400 to 500 kg making from 400 to 725 over Eg CHx 425 kg @ 1150...CHx 420 kg @ 1120...LMx 450 kg @ 1145

 

Lots 500 to 600 kg making from 450 to 820 over...Eg LMx 555 kg @ 1375...LMx 555 kg @ 1360...CHx 565 kg @ 1355...CHx 545 kg @ 1340...CHx 535 kg @ 1335

 

With heavier lots making up to 840 over...Eg CHx 630 kg @ 1470...CHx 640 kg @ 1450...CHx 610 kg @ 1400...

 

Dry Cows......Stores making from 100 under for Backward types to 250 over for Dairy Types with Continental Stores making up to 450 over...

 

Heavy lots making from 500 to 890 over..Eg LMx 720 kg @ 1610...LMx 770 kg @ 1550... BBx 895 kg @ 1710...SIx 800 kg @ 1480

 

An Excellent trade for the Hoggets on offer with very strong demand

 

Lots under 45 kg making from 50 to 70.50 over...Eg Pen 43.5 kg @ 114...Pen 44 kg @ 105...Pen 44 kg @ 103

Lots 45 to 50 kg making from 52 to 74 over..Eg Pen 49 kg @ 123....Pen 48.5 kg @ 117....Pen 47 kg @ 114...Pen 45 kg @ 1074

With Heavier lots making up to 69 over..Eg Pen 50 kg @ 119...Pen 62.5 kg @ 127

 

Cull Ewes making from 70 for stores to 90 with heavy lots making from 100 to 126....In Lamb Ewes due in March made up to 152 per Head 

Ewes with single lambs at foot made up to 165 per unit and Ewes with doubles up to 240 per Unit

 

Thursday February 15 th Special Sale of Breeding ( 4 and 5 Star) , Feeding Store/Factory Heifers

 

Thursday February 22nd Special Sale of A A and Continental Weanlings and Special Dry Cow Sale

 

Above sales take place in conjunction with usual lots @ 11.15am

Sheep Sale weekly @ 10.30am

Enquiries to 071 9183364  

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