- Town: Tuam (Co. Galway)
- Address: Tuam Mart
- Webpage: Tuam Mart
14/09/2020 - Tuam Cattle & Sheep Mart Report
Cattle Sale at Tuam Mart on Monday last. Bullocks made up to €805 with the weight. Chx 755kg made €1560. Lm bullock 660kg made €1470. Heifers made up to €780 with the weight. Chx 770kg made €1550, Lmx 630kg made €1360. Cull cows made up to €1410. The Limousin and Belgain Blue Weanling Show and Sale was very successful with prices ranging for Bulls from 2.83kg to 3.42 kg and Heifers made from €2.82 kg to €4.22 kg . Best Pair of Weanling Bulls First Prize Gabriel Mannion, Dangan, Tuam 332kg made €900. Second prize winner Gabriel Nohilly, Carrowkeel, Dunmore 360kg made €830. Best Limousin Weanling Bull First Prize Michael Murphy, Moneen, Cummer, Tuam 455kg made €1010. Second Prize Demian O'Shea, Manus Park, Dunmore 355kg made €970. Best Limousin Weanling Heifer went to Michael Murphy, Moneen, Cummer, Tuam 460kg made €1060. Second Prize Michael Walsh, Cloonacat, Kilkerrin, Ballinasloe 370kg made €1300. Best pair of Limousin Weanling Heifers Charlie Joyce, Tavanaghmore, Cummer, Tuam 362kg made €890. Best Belgian Blue Weanling Bull Tom Greaney, Ballintubber, Cummer, Tuam 305kg made €1060 he also won first in the Heifer Class 310kg made €1290. Monday 21st September Cattle Sale 10.30 a.m. Special ICBF Female Sale inconjuction with our normal Sale. Charolais & Simmental Weanling Show & Sale 5 p.m. Monday 28th September Annual Cattle Show & Sale Weanling Sale 5 p.m. (Charolais and Limousin). Sheep: Hoggets made up to €234. Breeding Ewes made up to €240. Lambs made up to €103 with the weight. Old Ewes made up to €132 each. Lambs: 54Kg, €157, €2.90 p/kg. 45Kg, €138, €3.06 p/kg. 52kg, €146, €2.80 p/kg. Breeding Ewes Sale Starting 5.00 p.m. Lambs 5 p.m. New Dispatch Books to be used and all sheep to be electronically Tagged (2 Tags). The Wearing of Masks is compulsory at the Mart.