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 -- 883 head of steers, heifers, cows and bulls were on offer.

Heavier cattle sold 2-3 cents per cwt higher.

Grass type cattle sold fully steady while cull cows and bulls sold stronger.

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold up to 2 dollars and 79 cents and the same in heifers sold from a dollar 85 to two dollars and 52 cents.

Steers 600 to 800 pounds sold from 2 dollars and 1 cents to 2 dollars and 58 cents and the same weight in heifers sold up to 2 dollars and 32 cents.

Steers weighing 800 to a thousand pounds sold from a dollar 74 to a dollar 95 cents while heifers sold up to a dollar 80.

Bred Cows ranged from 900 dollars to 26 hundred dollars per head, while Cow-Calf pairs sold from 12 hundred to 4 thousand dollars per set.

Cull cows sold from 77 cents to a dollar 15 per pound while bulls sold up to 2 dollars and 51 cents per pound.

At the hog barn, 54 dollar calves were on offer, selling stronger.

Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds sold up to 330 dollars per head.

Market lambs weighing 50 to 64 pounds sold to 2 dollars 10 cents per pound.

Nanny goats sold up to 140 dollars.

At the small animal sale, Tom Turkeys sold to 36 dollars per bird while Wyndot Bantie chickens topped at 13 dollars each.

Pea Hens sold to 42 dollars while Pot Belly Pigs stopped at 70.


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