Strong trade for store bullocks and heifers at Baltinglass


There was a very strong and improved trade for all cattle while cast ewes improved by up to €5/head.

Strong trade for store bullocks and heifers at Baltinglass

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There was a very strong and improved trade for all cattle while cast ewes improved by up to €5/head.

There was a “very strong and improved trade” for all sorts especially store bullocks and heifers 350 - 500kg at Baltinglass Mart last Wednesday, according to a mart spokesperson.

Heavy cattle met an improved trade also as did cull cows, the spokesperson outlined.

Bullocks:

  • X1 CH - 605KG - €1390;
  • X1 LM - 645KG - €1370;
  • X1 LM - 655KG - €1340;
  • X5 CH - 540KG - €1295;
  • X2 LM - 575KG - €1290;
  • X2 LM - 595KG - €1290;
  • X1 LM - 570KG - €1240;
  • X1 LM - 515KG - €1200;
  • X2 HE - 525KG - €1150;
  • X3 SI - 500KG - €1120;
  • X1 FR - 650KG - €1100;
  • X2 MO - 550KG - €1050;
  • X3 CH - 390KG - €1000;
  • X1 CH - 400KG - €1000;
  • X2 AA - 500KG - €950;
  • X3 CH - 380KG - €880;
  • X2 HE - 350KG - €840;
  • X1 CH - 295KG - €750;
  • X1 CH - 290KG - €710.

Heifers:

  • X1 CH - 500KG - €1050;
  • X1 AA - 500KG - €1030;
  • X1 HE - 490KG - €1000;
  • X1HE - 450KG - €990;
  • X1 CH - 390KG - €900;
  • X1 CH - 335KG - €850;
  • X1 AU - 370KG - €790;
  • X1 AU - 310KG - €780;
  • X1 CH - 350KG - €750.

Cull cows

  • Cull cows made from €670 up to €1180.

Sheep Sale

There was a good demand for hoggets, on Saturday (March 30th) with a top call of €124 recorded for 52kgs.

Cast ewes improved by up to €5/head; while ewes with lambs at foot peaked at €210.

Prices:

  • X9 52kg - €124;
  • X43 51kg - €124;
  • x6 50kg - €120;
  • x8 48kg - €117;
  • x10 46kg - €112;
  • x8 44kg - €105;
  • x10 38kg - €96;
  • X12 34kg - €85;
  • x7 32kg - €75.

Other categories

  • Cast ewes ranged from €70 up to €126;
  • Ewes with lambs at foot pushed from €130 - €210.

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