Strong farmer activity at Roscommon


Maura Quigley reported a steady trade for weanling heifers but stressed that plainer types were more difficult to sell. The trade for weanling bulls was similar to last week.

Strong farmer activity at Roscommon

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Maura Quigley reported a steady trade for weanling heifers but stressed that plainer types were more difficult to sell. The trade for weanling bulls was similar to last week.

Good numbers were presented for sale at Roscommon Mart on Tuesday (October 9th), according to Maura Quigley - Manager.

Maura Quigley said that the trade for weanling bulls was similar to the previous week.

The manager reported a steady trade for weanling heifers; however, plainer types were more difficult to sell.

There was a good attendance of customers with farmers the more prominent buyers this week, Ms. Quigley added.

WEANLING HEIFERS

  • 2 CHX - 330 KGS - €1015 - €3.08/kg;
  • 1 CHX - 345 KGS - €975 - €2.83/kg;
  • 1 LMX - 330 KGS - €950 - €2.87/kg;
  • 2 LMX - 280 KGS - €750 - €2.68/kg;
  • 1 CHX - 250 KGS - €750 - € 3.00/kg;
  • 1 CHX - 280 KGS - €855 - €3.05/kg;
  • 1 CHX - 245 KGS - €775 - €3.16/kg;
  • 1 CHX - 295 KGS - €880 €2.98/kg.

WEANLING BULLS

  • 1 LMX - 455 KGS - €1150 - €2.53/kg;
  • 1 CHX - 320 KGS - €1125 - €3.52/kg;
  • 1 LMX - 365 KGS - €1110 - €3.04/kg;
  • 1 LMX - 375 KGS - €1070 - €2.85/kg;
  • 1 1AAX - 310 KGS - €1000 - €3.10/kg;
  • 1 BBX - 360 KGS - €1000- €2.78/kg;
  • 1 LMX - 310 KGS - €955 - €3.08/kg.

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