€2,000 for cull cow at Elphin’s special beef sale


There was ringside and online bidding activity at its special beef sale, according to Connellan.

€2,000 for cull cow at Elphin’s special beef sale

  • ADDED
  • 6 days ago

There was ringside and online bidding activity at its special beef sale, according to Connellan.

Elphin Nart’s special beef sale attracted a high level of interest with ringside and online bidding activity on Monday (June 22nd), according to Gerry Connellan.

Dry cows:

With an 89% clearance reported in the cull cow ring, prices ranged from €530 to €2,000 for a 1,050 kg Charolais cow; an average price of €1,246 was achieved, while

Bulls:

Price for bulls ranged from €890 to €1,770 for a 1075 kg Charolais with a 76% clearance; the top price per kilo was €2.06/kg for a 630kg entry.

Heifers:

“88% clearance of heifers with good quality [entries on offer].”

  • 300-400 kg - the average price achieved was €743 with a maximum of €760 for a 400kg Hereford;

  • 400-500 kg - the average price achieved was €995 with a maximum price of €1,170 for a 500 kg Charolais;

  • > 500 kg - the average price achieved was €1,317 with a maximum price of €1,650 for a 705 kg Limousin;

  • The top price per kilo was €2.57/kg for a 640 kg Belgian Blue, which made €1,650.

Bullocks:

“91% clearance of bullocks with good quality [entries on offer].”

  • 400-500 kg - the average price achieved was €1,110 with a maximum price of €1,120 for a 490 kg Charolais;

  • >500 kg - the average price achieved was €1,445 with a maximum price of €2,090 for a 975 kg Charolais;

  • The top price per kilo was €2.38/kg for a 715 kg Charolais, which made €1,700.

Sheep

“Full clearance of ewes ranged from €70 to €116.” the mart manager added.

  • 45 kg - €128;

  • 43.5 kg - €102.50;

  • 42 kg - €100;

  • 33kg - €76.

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