- Town: Maam (Co. Galway)
- Address: Maam Cross Cattle Mart,
Burkes Livestock Mart,
- Webpage: Maam Cross Mart
05/10/2019 - Maam Cross Cattle & Sheep Mart Report
With just under 200 varied cattle, they were a strong trade. With great custom for the lighter weanlings, bull weanlings averaged €2.38/kg and heifers €2.24/kg. Bullocks were also strong topping out at €2.38/kg. With our yard full for sheep, lambs averaged €50 topping out at €80 and hoggets hit €114
Cows; averaged €1.47/kg to €181/kg to a max of €1450 for an October LM cull cow
with calf: averaged €1.46/kg to €1.60/kg to a max of €1480 for a LM cow with LM heifer calf at foot
Heifers ; averaged €1.35/kg to €1.42/kg to a max of €550 for a 260kg HE heifer, born April 2018
Bull Weanling's; averaged €2.38/kg to €3.19/kg with a max price of €900 for a 452kg CH, born Jan 2019
Heifer Weanling's; averaged €2.24/kg to €2.91/kg with a max price of €800 for a 298kg LM, born June 2019
Bullocks; averaged €1.66/kg to €2.38/kg to a max of €1090 for a 458kg CH born June 2018
Lambs, blackface and cross breds; averaged €50 to a max price of €80 x12 crossbred ewe lambs
Hoggets; averaged €88 to a max price of €114 x14 blackface ewe hoggs, suitable for breeding
Rams; averaged €80 to a max of €252 x1 suffolk ram
Please note sales as follows:
Sheep every Saturday at 11 a.m.
Cattle every Saturday, at approximately 12 p.m.
2019 Connemara Pony Sales will be held at 12 p.m. on the 8th Dec.
Calendar of special sales available