Farm Ireland

Saturday 25 November 2017

Lamb price hits highest level in over six years

Livestock Page 19

Sheep prices continued their upward climb this week as the prices paid by the factories reached a six-year high.

Increases of between 30c/kg and 40c/kg pushed base prices up to between 580c/kg and 600c/kg with agents admitting supplies were tight.

A strong trade was also reported from the sheep marts.

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