There was a good entry of stock on offer at last Friday’s sale on May 12th. There was a lively trade for Bullocks with prices averaging from €2.42 per kilo up to highs of €3.87 per kilo with a very high percentage clearance of lots.
There was a slightly better trade for Heifers in particular for lesser quality types. Prices for Heifers fetched from €2.39 per kilo up to €2.87 per kilo.
Meanwhile prices for Dry Cows averaged from €1.82 per kilo up to €2.25 per kilo.
Once again this week farmers and agents were actively sourcing stock.
Dry Cows made prices from between €760 and €1,735.
Sample prices: Lim-770kgs-€1735 CharX-790 kgs- €1615 Lim x-775 kgs-€1,555,
BBX-745kgs-€1460 SimmX-630kgs-€1,170 CharX-540kgs-€1,050 FRX-675kgs-€1,045
Si-580kgs-€1,000 Lim-600kgs-€930 LimX-515kgs-€915 Fr-555kgs-€760
Heifers made prices from €435 to €820 and over.
Sample Prices: CharX- 550kgs- €1,370 Lim-555kgs-€1,310 CharX-540kgs-€1,280
CharX-445kgs-€1,205 2Char-475kgs-€1,185 CharX-285kgs-€720 AAX-430kgs-€920
LimX-345kgs-€990 CharX-300kgs-€840 CharX- 445kgs -€1,180
Bullocks made prices ranging from €495 to €1,040.
Sample Prices: LimX- 595kgs- €1,590, CharX-580kgs-€1,550 Char - 630kgs-€1,550
CharX-480kgs-€1,520 CharX- 575kgs- €1,500, 2LimX - 530kgs- €1460
AAX- 595kgs-€1,435 LimX - 505kgs - €1400 CharX - 525kgs - €1,390 CharX-455kgs-€1365
2 CharX - 347kgs - €1,345 CharX - 395kgs -€1,205 BBX-450kgs-€1,210
Lim X - 385kgs - €1,165 Char- 330kgs - €1,005
There will be Special Sale of Heifers held in Roscommon this Friday May 19th at 11 a.m., while Bullocks &
Dry Cows will be on sale. On Friday May 26th a Special Sales will be held for Bullocks &
Heifers. Bookings will be accepted up to 5 p.m. on Thursday May 18th. Please note all stock must be penned
by 10.30 a.m.