Country 105

Country 105

Agriculture Report

Keady Livestock Market Report

By Fadi Didi

At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday, 648 head of steers, heifers, cows and bulls were on offer. 

Grass weight cattle sold 2-3 higher, while heavier cattle and cull cows sold steady. 

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold from $1.87  to $2.70 per pound, while heifers sold to a $2.16. 

Steers weighing 6-800 pounds sold to $2.47 while  heifers sold from $1.61  to $1.90.

Steers weighing 800-1000 pounds sold from $1.55  to $1.73 while the same weight in heifers sold to $1.64. 

Cull cows sold from 78  to 86 cents while bulls sold to $1.10.

At the calf, sheep and goat barn 78 dollar calves were on offer, selling steady. 

Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds sold up to $350 per head. 

There were  285 sheep and goats on offer.

Market lambs weighing 50-64 pounds sold to $3.52 per pound and Nanny goats sold up to $200 per head.

At the small animal sale,  Flemish Rabbits sold at 12 dollars each, while Muscovy Drakes topped at 11. Frizzell Naked Neck Poultry stopped at 9 dollars per bird while African Ganders sold to 24. 

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