- Town: Headford (Co. Galway)
- Address: Headford Mart,
- Webpage: Headford Mart
20/06/2020 - Headford Cattle & Sheep Mart Report
Saturday 20th June was met with good trade and a 95% clearance of stock. Increased numbers of cattle coming out and good action from the ringside and online was recorded for cattle trade. Bullocks ranged from €1.50 to €2.71 per kg or €190 to €720 over the kg. Top price over the kg Chx, 560kg, €1280, €2.29/kg and Lmx, 610kg, €1330, €2.18/kg. Top price per kg, Lmx, 295kg, €800, €2.71/kg. Store Heifers ranged from €1.38 to €2.63 per kg or €110 to €710 over the kg. Top price over the kg, Chx, 490kg, €1200, €2.45/kg and Lmx, 630kg, €1340, €2.13/kg. Top price per kg, Bax, 395kg, €1040, €2.63/kg Weanling Heifers ranged from €1.94 to €2.69 per kg or €310 to €490 over the kg. Top price over the kg, Lmx, 360kg, €850, €2.36/kg. Top price per kg, Chx, 245kg, €660, €2.69/kg. Weanling Bulls ranged from €2.25 to €2.69 per kg or €525 to €660 over the kg. Top price over the kg and per kg, Lmx, 390kg, €1050, €2.69/kg. Cull Cows ranged from €730 to €1650 for 6 yr old Chx 770kg. Cows with calf at foot ranged from €845 to €1580 for 7yr old Lmx cow with April born Lmx bull calf at foot. Sheep: Spring Lamb’s ranged from €94 up to €112 or €2.24 to €2.54 per kg. 37kg, €94, €2.54/kg. 44.5kg, €108, €2.43/kg. 45.5kg, €110, €2.42/kg. 46kg, €110, €2.39/kg. 50kg, €112, €2.24/kg. 47kg, €112, €2.38/kg. Cull ewes made up to €80. While ewes with lambs at foot fetched up to €300. Large numbers of bullocks, heifers, cows and weanlings required for famers and feedlot buyers. Pre-booking essential. Intake of stock from 7:00am to 9:15am sharp. Allocated viewing times from 9:30 to 10:45am. Cattle sale 11:00AM online with LSL. Limited access to sales ring next Saturday 27th June. Please cooperate with staff during these times. Sheep Sale Saturday 27th June - Strict guidelines apply in the sheep yard. Large numbers of sheep required for buyers.