Country 105

Country 105

Agriculture Report

Keady Livestock Report

By Kevin Bernard

Here are the prices from Tuesday at the Keady Livestock Market.

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At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday -- 1247 head of steers, heifers, cows and bulls were on offer.

All classes of stocker and feeder cattle sold on strong demand at sharply higher prices while cull cows sold 5 to 8 cents cwt higher.

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold up to 2 dollars and 83 cents and the same in heifers sold from two dollars and 15 cents to two dollars and 57 cents.

Steers 600 to 800 pounds sold from two dollars and 13 cents to 2 dollars and 40 cents, and the same weight in heifers sold up to 2 dollars and 25 cents.

Steers weighing 800 to a thousand pounds sold from a dollar 79 to 2 dollars and 9 cents while heifers sold up to a dollar 75.

Cull cows sold from 37 cents to a dollar 44 per pound while bulls sold up to a dollar 24 per pound.

At the hog barn, 58 dollar calves were on offer, selling easier.

Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds sold up to 430 dollars per head.

Market lambs weighing 50 to 64 pounds sold to 2 dollars 20 cents per pound.

Billy goats sold up to 276 dollars.

At the small animal sale, Appleyard Ducklings sold to 6 dollars per bird while Mixed Dwarf Rabbits topped at 6 dollars each.

Purebred Buff Roosters sold to 41 dollars while Ring neck Pheasants stopped at 25.



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