- Town: Tullow (Co. Carlow)
- Address: Tullow Livestock Sales Ltd.
- Webpage: Tullow Mart
08/01/2019 - Tullow Sheep Mart Report
Sheep report Tuesday 8th January 2019.
With over 850 hoggets on offer today the trade resembled similar to last week.
Hoggets over 50kg selling in the region from €114 up to a tops of €120 they being 54kg with the majority of those fleshed hoggets selling from €116 to €118 while we saw the forward type store hoggets over 43kg an improved trade by €3 or €4 selling from €95 up to €107 with some of those 47kg pushing up to €111 while the lighter store hoggets selling from a base of €75 with numbers starting to dry up in this section.
Cast ewes €10 to €15 with the kg for the feeding type ewes with the younger fitter ewes out to a tops of €24 with the kg while we saw the heavy ewes up to a tops of €122.
In the brood ring we had a dispersal sale of 40 excellent SFX ewes and they sold from €175 up to a tops of €195 scanned carrying 1.9 lamb to a Texel due in February with a number of other in lamb ewes selling from €145 up to a tops of €182.
Next Tuesday we have 120 in lamb ewes. Lot 1 being 50 ewes and lot 2 being 70 ewes both dispersal sales.