Lamb prices fall by €12/hd
Lamb prices have fallen by up to €12/hd in the past week as increased supplies and extremely sluggish markets take their toll.
Quotes for spring lamb have fallen by 60c/kg, with base prices at 500c/kg. yesterday. Factory quotes for hoggets were back to 400-420c/kg, with quotes for ewes generally ranging from 220c/kg to 230c/kg.
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