€545 for 5-week-old LM heifer at Kilmallock


900 entries went under the hammer - bullocks climbed to €2.24/kg; weanlings peaked at €3.25/kg; heifers sold to €2.53/kg & cull cows topped out at €2.03/kg.

€545 for 5-week-old LM heifer at Kilmallock

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900 entries went under the hammer - bullocks climbed to €2.24/kg; weanlings peaked at €3.25/kg; heifers sold to €2.53/kg & cull cows topped out at €2.03/kg.

There was very strong demand for the 900 cattle and calves on offer at Kilmallock Mart on Monday, June, 18th, according to a spokesperson for the mart.

Farmers; exporters and farmers were very keen to source stock - bullocks sold for up €1,255/head or €2.24/kg and weanlings fetched up to €1,120/head or €3.25/kg while dry cows topped out at €1,425 each or €2.03/kg.

Heifers hit €1,330 each or €2.53/kg dairy stock peaked at €1,250/head and calves and runners climbed to €545.

Bullocks

  • 1 Belgian Blue 510kgs €1,140;
  • 2 Hereford 520kgs €1,115;
  • 2 Aberdeen Angus 510kgs €1,050;
  • 2 Hereford 455kgs €970;
  • 1Friesian 480kgs €805;
  • 2 Aberdeen Angus 598kgs €1,255;
  • 3 Hereford 593kgs €1,245;
  • 3 Aberdeen Angus 602kgs €1,220;
  • 1 Friesian 620kgs €1,170;
  • 2 Friesian 615kgs €1,145;
  • 4 Friesian 575kgs €1,000.

Weanling Bulls

  • 2 Charolais 495kgs €1,120 (€2.26 per kg);
  • 2 Limousin 470kgs €1,110 (€2.36 per kg);
  • 2 Simmental 450kgs €1,100 (€2.44 per kg);
  • 4 Limousin 429kgs €1,080 (€2.51 per kg);
  • 2 Charolais 408kgs €1,080 (€2.64 per kg);
  • 7 Salers 379kgs €1,040 (€2.74 per kg);
  • 4 Simmental 340kgs €980 (€2.88 per kg);
  • 1 Belgian Blue 375kgs €890 (€2.37 per kg);
  • 1 Charolais 345kgs €890 (€2.57 per kg);
  • 4 Hereford 376kgs €820 (€2.18 per kg);
  • 1 Belgian Blue 340kgs €800 (€2.35 per kg);
  • 1 Limousin 240kgs €780 (€3.25 per kg);
  • 6 Belgian Blue 307kgs €745 (€2.42 per kg);
  • 2 Hereford 255kgs €690 (€2.70 per kg);
  • 5 Friesian 399kgs €645 (€1.61 per kg);
  • 2 Hereford 258kgs €600 (€2.32 per kg);
  • 5 Friesian 272kgs €480 (€1.76 per kg).

Cows

  • 2 Friesian 400kgs €640;
  • 1 Hereford 640kgs €1,020;
  • 1 Charolais 635kgs €1,015;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus 570kgs €960;
  • 1 Belgian Blue 625kgs €950;
  • 1 Limousin 605kgs €920;
  • 1 Hereford 555kgs €920;
  • 1 Friesian 570kgs €910;
  • 1 Charolais 860kgs €1,425;
  • 1 Limousin 705kgs €1,420;
  • 1 Limousin 660kgs €1,340;
  • 1 Simmental 675kgs €1,290;
  • 1 Friesian 690kgs €1,090;
  • 1 Friesian 705kgs €1,090;
  • 1 Friesian 700kgs €1,090;
  • 1 Friesian 655kgs €1,025.

Heifers

  • 2 Limousin 298kgs €755;
  • 2 Simmental 343kgs €730;
  • 2 Limousin 320kgs €680;
  • 2 Limousin 295kgs €635;
  • 2 Belgian Blue 295kgs €635;
  • 3 Aberdeen Angus 280kgs €590;
  • 1 Charolais 490kgs €1,145;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus 485kgs €1,030;
  • 2 Belgian Blue 418kgs €990;
  • 1 Hereford 455kgs €960;
  • 2 Charolais 415kgs €920;
  • 3 Aberdeen Angus 402kgs €880;
  • 1 Limousin 370kgs €850;
  • 1 Limousin 395kgs €830;
  • 3 Hereford 388kgs €810;
  • 1 Limousin 605kgs €1,330;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus 590kgs €1,255;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus 520kgs €1,140.

Dairy Stock

  • A 5-year-old calved cow €1,250;
  • A 2-year-old calved cow-heifer €1,250;
  • A 6-year-old calved cow €1,220;
  • A 4-year-old calved cow €1,220.
  • Breeding Heifers sold from €600 to €710 each.

Calves

  • A 5-week-old Limousin Heifer €545;
  • A 9-week-old Limousin Bull €515;
  • A 14-week-old Simmental Bull €490;
  • A 5-week-old Limousin Heifer €430;
  • An 8-week-old Hereford Heifer €440;
  • A 4-week-old Charolais Bull €365.

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