Country 105

Country 105

Agriculture Report

Keady Livestock Market Report

By Fadi Didi

At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday 742 head of steers, heifers and cows were on offer.

All classes of stocker and feeder cattle sold on solid demand at steady prices, while cull cows and bulls sold slightly easier.

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold from $1.47    to $2.46 per pound, while heifers sold to a $1.95.

Steers weighing 6-800 pounds sold from $1.45 to $1.95  and heifers sold to $1.82.

Steers weighing between 800 and 1,000 pounds sold to $1.89, while heifer sold from $1.55 up to a $1.69.

Cull cows sold from 40-cents to 90-cents per pound, while bulls sold to a ninety-four cents.

At the calf, sheep and goat barn -- 99 dollar calves were on offer, selling slightly higher.

Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds sold up to $270 per head.

There were 189 sheep, lambs and goats sold.

Market lambs weighing 50-64 pounds sold to $2.71 per pound, while heavier lambs weighing 95-109 pounds sold to $2.37.

Billy Goats sold up to $260 per head.

At the small animal sale, Cochin Roosters sold to 5 dollars per bird while Doves stopped at $1.50 a piece.

Khaki Campbell Ducks sold to 3 dollars each while Silkie Poultry topped at 17.

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