By Fadi Didi
At the Keady Livestock Market on Tuesday, December 12th, 728 head of steers, heifers, cows and bulls were on offer.
Good quality stocker and feeder cattle sold on brisk demand at steady prices while cull cows sold slightly stronger.
Steer calves weighing up to 600 pounds sold from $1.97 to $3.00, while heifers sold to $2.42.
Steers weighing 600-800 pounds sold from $1.43 to $2.43 while heifers sold to $2.07.
Steers weighing 800-1000 pounds sold to $2.30 while heifers sold from $1.45 to $1.93.
Cull cows sold from 60 to 83 cents while bulls sold to $1.19.
At the calf, sheep and goat barn 99 dollar calves were on offer, selling slightly higher.
Holstein male calves weighing 100 to 150 pounds sold up to $435 per head.
There were 135 sheep and goats on offer.
Market lambs weighing 50-64 pounds sold to $3.15 per pound while Billy Goats sold up to $240 per head.
At the small animal sale, Banties sold to 50 cents per bird, while Buff Poultry topped at 1 dollar. Roosters stopped at 2 dollars a piece while Wyanotte Poultry sold to six.