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Sheepmeat

With 13.997 processed this week, most farmers received €6.30 to €6.40/kg for spring lambs. Hogget prices are generally ranging from €5.20/kg to €5.30kg, whereas those with larger numbers were securing as much as €5.50/kg (incl. €0.10/kg QA bonus) this week.  Total sheep kill for last week was 56,807 (35,632 hoggets), bringing the total annual kill to 820,521 (87,384 fewer hoggets than this period in 2018).