Quality lots improve by €30-40/head in Carnew


David Quinn told That’s Farming that there was an exceptionally big sale for the time of the year, with strong demand.

Quality lots improve by €30-40/head in Carnew

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David Quinn told That’s Farming that there was an exceptionally big sale for the time of the year, with strong demand.

The trade at Carnew Mart started on high on Saturday, with a good trade reported all round.

Speaking to That’s Farming, David Quinn, Manager of Carnew Mart said:

“We have an exceptionally big sale for the time of the year, with 740 cattle. There were 160 dry cows on offer, with strong demand. Generally, prices for the quality lots improved by €30-40 per head on pre-Christmas. Store cattle were steady. 80 calves went under the hammer with a full clearance and strong demand, with a top price of €440 for a Charolais bull calf”. David explained.

Beef & Forward Bullocks: €680-€1020 over

Continental Store Bullocks: €530-€940 over

HE AA Bullocks: €420-€680 over

Friesian Bullocks: €180-€540 over

Weanling Bullocks: €440-€840 over

Beef Heifers: €580-960 over

Store Heifers: €340-€820 over

Beef Continentals: €440-€870

Store Continentals: €40-€410 over

PRICES:

Bullocks

  • 1 CH 670kg €1680
  • 2 LM 704kg €1580
  • 2 LM 590kg €1340
  • 2 CH 581kg €1370
  • 2 CH 622kg €1570
  • 2 CH 608kg €1420
  • 2 CH 615kg €1450
  • 1 CH 586kg €1350
  • 1 LM 554kg €1300
  • 2 CH 374kg €930
  • 4 LM 428kg €1030
  • 1 LM 480kg €1160

Heifers

  • 1 CH 636kg €1400
  • 2 CH 502kg €1300
  • 1 PTX 660kg €1560
  • 1 PTX 550kg €1310
  • 2 CH 518kg €1230
  • 1 LM 582kg €1290
  • 2 CH 450kg €1100
  • 3 HD 520kg €1010
  • 2 HD 450kg €905
  • 5 HD 510kg €990
  • 2 AA 478kg €940
  • 6 AA €435kg €845
  • 2 BB 575kg €1285
  • 5 CH545kg €1155
  • 4 CH 480kg €1050
  • 1 BB396kg €1000
  • 5 CH 445kg €990

Weanling Bulls

  • 2 LM 530kg €1370
  • 2 CH 555kg €1350
  • 1 CH 532kg €1300
  • 1 BB 508kg €1120
  • 1 LM 412kg €1120
  • 4 CH 392kg €1000
  • 2 CH 393kg €995
  • 2 CH 347kg €850
  • 4 CH 310kg €840
  • 3 CH 319kg €770
  • 10 FR 297kg €505

Dry Cows

  • 1 BB 826kg €1650
  • 1 CH, 790kg €1610
  • 1 LM 730kg €1360
  • 1 HD 800kg €1460
  • 1 LM 730kg €1380
  • 1 SM 830kg €1700
  • 1 BB 798kg €1500
  • 1 HD 700kg €1300
  • 1 FR 772kg €1110
  • 1 FR 706kg at €1060
  • 3 FR 712kg €1090
  • 1 FR 730kg €1160
  • 3 FR 672kg €940
  • 1 LM 738kg €1250
  • 3FR 510kg €585

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