Country 105

Country 105

Agriculture Report

Keady Livestock Market Report

By Vanessa Culbert

Time now for our regional food and agricultural report

At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday August 22nd,  835 head of steers, heifers, cows and bulls were on offer.

Good quality stocker and feeder cattle sold easier, while cull cows sold barely steady.

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold from $1.60 to $2.25, while heifers sold to $2.00.

Steers weighing 600-800 pounds sold from $2.04 to $2.24  while heifers sold to $2.01.

Steers weighing 800-1000 pounds sold to $1.79 while heifers sold from 92 cents to $1.54.

Cull cows sold from 69 to $1.02 cents  while bulls sold to $1.11.

At the calf, sheep and goat barn 110 dollar calves were on offer, selling easier.

Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds sold up to $305 per head.

There were 274 sheep and goats on offer.

Market lambs weighing 50-64 pounds sold to $2.80 per pound while Billy Goats sold up to $290 per head.

At the small animal sale, Muscovy Ducklings sold to 4 dollars each,  while Mini Rex Bunnies topped at 9.
Americana Roosters stopped at 6 dollars per bird, while Turkeys sold to 18.

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