Lighter store cattle increase in price at Castlerea

Quality store bullocks and heifers have noticed a price improvement, Egan said.

‘Plenty of bidders’ at Raphoe

Plainer types sold in the region of €1.90/kg-€2.10/kg while quality cattle sold from €2.30/kg-€2.80/kg, Harkin said.

‘More bite’ for forward stores and beef-types at Kilkenny

“It would appear that forward store bullocks and heifers, plus beef-type animals are getting scarce.”

Ball back in sheep farmers’ court

Quotes continue to rise on the back of tight supplies.

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Trade remains largely unchanged at Blessington

Bullocks hit €745 over, while heifers climbed to €630 over and cows realised €470 over.