Bayshore Broadcasting Corporation

Agriculture Report

Keady Livestock Market

Prices from Tuesday's Keady market.


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At the Keady Livestock sale on Tuesday, 543 head of stocker cattle and cows were on offer.

All classes of stocker cattle sold on strong demand at steady prices.

Steer calves up to 600 pounds sold to a dollar 99 per pound and the same in heifers sold up to a dollar 68.

Steers from 600 to 800 pounds sold from a dollar 30 to a dollar 68 per pound and the same weight in heifers sold from a dollar 30 to a dollar 46.

Steers 800 to a thousand pounds sold from a dollar 33 to a dollar 58.

Cull cows sold from 65 to 70 cents per pound.

At the hog barn, 48 dollar calves were on offer, selling slightly higher.

Holstein male calves weighing from 100 to 150 pounds sold from 155 to 280 dollars per head.

Market lambs 50 to 64 pounds sold up to 255 dollars per hundred weight while bred Nannies topped 195 dollars per head.

At the small animal sale, Feeder rabbits sold to 8 dollars each while Guinea Fowl sold to 10.

Old Laying Hens sold for a dollar a piece while Roosters topped at 3.


 

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