By John Divinski
At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday -- 327 head of steers, heifers and cows were on offer.
A good offering of heavy feeder cattle sold 1-2 higher, while cull cows sold fully steady.
Steer calves up to 600-pounds sold from $1.60 to $2.15 per pound, and the same in heifers sold up to $2.05.
Steers weighing 600 to 800-pounds sold to a $1.87, while heifers sold to a $1.82.
Steers weighing between 800 and 1,000 pounds sold from a $1.50 to $1.72, while heifer sold up to a $1.15.
Cull cows sold from 83-cent to 98-cents per pound.
At the calf, sheep and goat barn -- $108 calves were on offer, selling easier.
Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds $320 per head.
There were 127 sheep, lambs and goats sold.
Market lambs weighing 50 to 64 pounds sold to $2.45 per pound, while Billy Goats sold up to $175 per head.
At the small animal sale, Geese sold to $17 apiece, while Guinea Fowl stopped at $19 per bird. Goslings sold to $13 each and King Pigeons topped at $10.