Country 105

Country 105


Agriculture Report

Keady Livestock Market Report

By Fadi Didi

At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday --601 head of steers, heifers and cows were on offer.

Heavier feeder cattle sold on good demand at barely steady prices while cull cows and bulls sold steady.

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold from $2.05 to $2.20 per pound, while heifers sold to a $2.18.

Steers weighing 6-800 pounds sold from $1.84 to $2.09  and heifers sold to $1.83.

Steers weighing between 800 and 1,000 pounds sold to $1.76, while heifer sold from $1.22 up to a $1.57.

Cull cows sold from 55-cents to 94-cents per pound, while bulls sold to a dollar-twenty.

At the calf, sheep and goat barn -- 109 dollar calves were on offer, selling steady.

Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds sold up to $265 per head.

There were 268 sheep, lambs and goats sold.

Market lambs weighing 50 to 64 pounds sold to $2.37 per pound, while heavier lambs weighing 95-109 pounds sold to $2.25.

Billy Goats sold up to $190 per head.

At the small animal sale, Rabbit families sold to 15 dollars per lot, while Guinea Fowl stopped at 13 dollars a piece.

Bresse Cockrel Poultry sold to 8 dollars each while Buff Orpinton Poultry topped at 14.


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