There were a lot of customers around the rings thus ensuring a very lively trade especially for the good quality stores.
Some examples of Heifer prices, a Limousine X 575 kg made €1500.00 or €2.61 per kg, a Charolais 550 kg made €1330.00 or €2.51 per kg, 2 Limousines sold together 455 kg made €1225.00 or €2.69 per kg, a Charolais 305 kg made €1005.00 or €3.30 per kg.
Top price in the Weanling heifers went to a Limousine X 265 kg made €840.00 or €3.17 per kg
Some examples of Bullocks prices, a Beligan Blue 515 kg made €1365.00 or €2.65 per kg, a Charolais X made 435 kg made €1185.00 or €2.72 per kg, a Charolais 485 kg made €1325.00 or €2.73 per kg and an Aberdeen Angus 315 kg made €970.00 or €3.08 per kg
Top price in the weanling bulls went to a Charolais 335 kg made €1035.00 or €3.09 per kg.
Top price in the Dry Cows went to a Limousine 605 kg made €1210.00 or €2.00 per kg.
A Simmental cow (5*) with bull calf at foot made €1635.00
Sheep numbers were well up again on the previous week with the trade much better, Store lambs were making from €67.00 to €92.00, Fat lambs were making from €90.00 to a €120.00, Ewe lambs made from €90.00 to €132.00 and Fat ewes made from €70.00 to €130.00.
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