Weanling bulls lead the sale in Ennis Mart, hitting €3.13/kg


Martin McNamara, Manager of Ennis Mart told That’s Farming that numbers were slightly bigger than the same day twelve months ago.

Weanling bulls lead the sale in Ennis Mart, hitting €3.13/kg

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Martin McNamara, Manager of Ennis Mart told That’s Farming that numbers were slightly bigger than the same day twelve months ago.

Ennis Mart opened for their first sale this year, reporting a strong trade across the board.

Continental calves made to €525 and Friesian bull calves to €230 for strong calves. Cows with calves at foot made to €1,750. Weanling bulls a shade dearer than pre-Christmas and heifers a similar trade. The sheep trade was also a positive start to the new year with hoggets making to €121 or to €69 over. Cull ewes made from €66 to €116.

Martin McNamara, Manager of Ennis Mart told That’s Farming that numbers were slightly bigger than the same day twelve months ago.

Speaking to That’s Farming, Martin McNamara, Manager of Ennis Mart said:

“Numbers were slightly bigger than the same day twelve months ago. The trade was stronger than pre-Christmas especially for the quality lots both in bulls and heifers. No great change in the lesser quality lots. There was good demand all round with a 98% clearance rate.” Martin said.

BULL WEANLINGS

2 LMX 297kgs - €930

1 LIM 325kgs - €915

2 LIM 267kgs - €800

3 CH 375kgs - €1,020

1 CH 230kgs - €750

1 CH 335kgs - €970

5 CH 376kgs - €1,060

1 LIM 445kgs - €1,070

1 CH 415kgs - €1,050

HEIFER WEANLINGS

1 LIM 295kgs - €845

2 LIM 325kgs - €950

1 CH 260kgs - €800

1 CH 380kgs - €995

1 CH 285kgs - €820

2 LIM 307kgs - €865

2 LIM 372kgs - €1,010

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