Tullow mart report Tuesday 23rd June 2020
Large sale today with over 1400 sheep on offer. Trade fully maintained on last week with prices especially for the 44kg to 45kg well fleshed lambs. Lambs over 45kg sold from €116 up to €125 with well fleshed heavy lambs very much sought after and 42kg to 45kg sold from €110 to €120 while lighter lambs 40kg upwards sold from €106. Stores 30kg to 33kg sold from €78 to €85 while more forward stores sold from €82 to €97 with mostly farmers around the ring for the store lambs. Cast ewes up €5 per head while heavy ewes sold from €120 to €145 and store ewes from €15 to €25 with the kg.
Opening Brood Ewe Sale to include Tullow Sheep Breeders Association Sponging sale Tuesday 7th July (in conjunction with weekly sheep sale)
Sheep Sale every Tuesday. All sheep to be penned by 9:30am Breeding Ewes to be penned by 10:30am Viewing for buyers between 10am and 10:30am Sale commences at 10:30am (also online)