€1,820 for 745KG CH Bullocks at Kilkenny


George Candler said that 1,400 lots were on offer – beef & forward-store types were scarce, while plainer, lighter bullocks & heifers were difficult to sell.

€1,820 for 745KG CH Bullocks at Kilkenny

  • ADDED
  • 5 mths ago

George Candler said that 1,400 lots were on offer – beef & forward-store types were scarce, while plainer, lighter bullocks & heifers were difficult to sell.

1,400 lots came under the hammer at Kilkenny Mart on Saturday.

George Candler, auctioneer noted that beef and forward-store types are getting scarcer as time progresses, with an “excellent trade” reported.

He said that plainer, lighter bullocks and heifers are difficult to sell. Cull cows continue to appear in their numbers, with over 200 on offer and a 100% clearance, with some excellent prices recorded.

Bullocks

  • 2 CH 745kg €1,820
  • 1 Cont 740kg €1,800
  • 2 BB 640kg €1,560
  • 3 HE 620kg €1,380
  • 1 CH 585kg €1,490

Lighter Bullocks

  • 4 HE 560kg €1,245
  • 7 FR 520kg €1,125
  • 4 FR 505kg €1,050
  • 2 LM 480kg €1,360
  • 1 AA 470kg €1,000
  • 8 CH 450kg €1,365
  • 6 FR 435kg €850
  • 11 FR 385kg €750
  • 2 LM 355kg €950
  • 3 HE 285kg €530
  • 5 LM 275kg €910

Cull Cows

  • FR Cull Cows €1.10-€1.90
  • Cont Cull Cows €1.30-€2.30/kg

Beef Heifers

  • 2 AA 705kg €1,540
  • 1 LM 645kg €1,500
  • 4 FR 610kg €1,250
  • 1 LM 605kg €1,480
  • 4 BA 550kg €1,435
  • 6 CH 475kg €1,205
  • 2 LM 445kg €1,145
  • 6 LM 400kg €1,100
  • 2 LM 395kg €1,000
  • 4 AA 365kg €800
  • 4 LM 315kg €870
  • 8 CH 195kg €560

Similar Articles

Comments


The Marts Forecast
The Marts Forecast
Click to View Weekly Mart Schedules
SELECT LIVESTOCK

Cattle Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

  • Birr
  • Carrigallen
  • Granard
  • Elphin
  • Inishowen
  • Manorhamilton
  • Stranolar
  • Tuam

Tuesday

  • Ballina
  • Ballyjamesduff
  • Drumshambo
  • Ennis
  • Enniscorthy
  • Fermoy
  • Nenagh

Wednesday

  • Athenry
  • Ballinrobe
  • Elphin
  • Granard
  • Kilrush
  • Nenagh

Thursday

  • Ballymote
  • Birr
  • Castlerea
  • Drumshambo
  • Ennis
  • Kilkenny
  • Raphoe

Friday

  • Donegal
  • Gort
  • Kilfenora
  • Roscommon
  • Roscrea
  • Tullow

Saturday

  • Balla
  • Carnew
  • Carrigallen
  • Dowra
  • Loughrea
  • Maam Cross
  • Mohill
  • New Ross
  • Scariff
  • Tullow

Sheep Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

  • Ballyjamesduff
  • Carrigallen
  • Elphin
  • Fermoy
  • Kilkenny
  • Raphoe

Tuesday

  • Athenry
  • Ballina
  • Donegal
  • Ennis
  • Inishowen
  • Tuam
  • Tullow

Wednesday

  • Ballinrobe
  • Enniscorthy
  • Gort
  • Manorhamilton
  • Roscommon
  • Roscrea
  • Stranorlar

Thursday

  • Ballymote
  • Carnew
  • Loughrea

Friday

  • Dowra

Saturday

  • New Ross
  • Maam Cross

Dairy Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

  • Kilkenny

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • Enniscorthy (2nd Wednesday Of Month)

Thursday

Friday

  • Fermoy

Saturday

Calf Marts Scheduled Nationwide

Monday

Tuesday

  • Kilkenny

Wednesday

  • Enniscorthy

Thursday

Friday

Saturday