Maam Cross
  • Date: 13/04/2019
  • Type: Cattle, Sheep

  • Town: Maam (Co. Galway)
  • Address: Maam Cross Cattle Mart, Burkes Livestock Mart, Maam Cross, Maam, Co.Galway
  • Webpage: Maam Cross Mart

13/04/2019 - Maam Cross Cattle & Sheep Mart Report

With just under 200 varied cattle and three lines of sheep, Maam Cross mart had another big clearance. With super store bullocks, they averaged €800/hd. Bull weanlings topped out at €3.31/kg. Ewes with lambs reached a super €230

 

Cattle

         Cows; averaged €1.56/kg to €2.23/kg to a max of €1300 for an August 2012 CH, dry 

                    with calf: averaged €2.08/kg to €2.36/kg to a max of €1620 for an April 2011 LM cow with CH heifer calf at foot

        Heifers ; averaged €2.24/kg to €3.01/kg to a max of €1155 for a 548kg  CH heifer, born December 2017

         Bull Weanling's; averaged €2.26/kg to €3.31/kg with a max price of €1125 for a 490kg CH, born May 2018

          Bullocks; averaged  €2.28/kg to €3.07/kg to a max of €1150 for a 490kg AA, born April 2017                                                        

 

Sheep

       Lambs, blackface and cross breds;  averaged €67 to a max price of €90 x2 crossbred ram lambs

        Hoggets;  averaged €95 to a max price of €128 x19 suffolk ewe hoggs

        Ewes: averaged €58 to a max of €91 x1 crossbred cull ewe 

        Ewes with lambs at foot; averaged €116 to a max of €230 x1 ewe and 2 lambs (couple)

 

 

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 22nd April, 3rd June, 1st Sept. & 8th Dec.

Calendar of special sales available

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