Country 105

Country 105

Agriculture Report

Keady Livestock Market Report

By Fadi Didi

At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday, 281 head of steers, heifers, cows and bulls were on offer.

All classes of stocker and feeder cattle sold 1-2 higher, while cull cows sold 3-5 higher.

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold from $2.00  to $2.17 per pound, while heifers sold to a $1.96.

Steers weighing 6-800 pounds sold from $1.75 to $2.08 while  heifers sold to $1.86.

Steers weighing 800-1000 pounds sold to $1.80 while the same weight in heifers sold from $1.41 to $1.49.

Cull cows sold from 79 to 92 cents per pound, while bulls stopped at 95 cents.

At the calf, sheep and goat barn - 115 dollar calves were on offer, selling barely steady.

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

There were 70 sheep and goats on offer.

Market lambs sold to $3.12 per pound while Billy Goats sold up to $195.00 per head.

The small animal sale will resume in March.

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