Maam Cross mart's sale report, Saturday 10/April, Spring cattle show and sale.
Lambs: avg €3.19/kg to a max of €3.35/kg/hd for 6 RL, 19.7KG €66. Max price per head was €82/hd for 3 RL, BF 28.7kg
Sheep: avg €2.75/kg to a max of €3.50/kg for 1 BF RH, 28kg €98. Max price per head was €176 for 4 WH XB, 60kg
Ewes: avg €2.13/kg to a max of €6/kg for 4 dry ewes, €70. Max price per head was €142 for 1 EH dry, 60kg
Rams: avg €2.45/kg to a max €3.50/kg for 5 RH BF, €140.
Ewes with lambs: avg €6.12/kg to a max of €9.13/kg for 1 BF FM ewes with 2 lambs at foot, €158. Max price per head was €184 for 5 BF FM SFB ewe and 10 lambs at foot, 20kg
Cows: avg €1.97/kg to €2.55/kg for a 2019 LM slipped a calf, 368kg €940
w/ calf: avg €2.03/kg to €2.46/kg for 2017 CH cow, with LM bull calf at foot, €1770.
Heifers: avg €2.45/kg to €3.98/kg for LM born September 2020, 118kg, €470. Max price per head, €1340 for CH born April 2018 558kg
Bullocks: avg €2.35/kg to €3.15/kg for 2 bullocks, 2xCH born April and May 2020 317kg/hd €1000 ph. Top price of €1090 for May 2019 CH, 448kg
Bull weanlings: avg €2.76/kg to €3.47/kg for CH weanling born September 2020 242kg €840. Top price of €1,000 for CH 396kg born June 2020
We would like to thank our judges, John Francis Walsh and Bill O'Malley and congratulations to our winners:
1st place, John Mannion Cloughbrack
2nd place, Michael Walsh Oughteard
3rd place, John Conneely, Ballnahown
1st place, Pat Healy, Oughterard
2nd place, Patrick Feeney Moycullen
3rd place, John Mannion Cloughbrack