Steady trade at Blessington


'Similar trade to last week for all classes'

Steady trade at Blessington

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'Similar trade to last week for all classes'

Some 168 cattle and 28 calves passed through the ring at Blessington Mart on Thursday (August 1st), according to a spokesperson.

Speaking following the general cattle, the spokesperson said: “Similar trade to last week for all classes.”

Cattle:

  • Store bullocks over 500kgs - €470-€685 over;

  • Store bullocks over 400kgs - €365-€510 over;

  • Store bullocks over 300kgs - €300-€440 over;

  • Beef heifers - €440-€615 over;

  • Store heifers over 400kgs - €370-€470 over;

  • Store heifers over 300kgs - €300-€430 over;

  • Beef cows - €280-€580 over;

  • Feeding cows - €100-€260 over.

Calves:

  • Continental bulls - €180-€300/head;

  • Continental heifers - €140-€240/head;

  • Hereford and Aberdeen-Angus bulls - €160-€280/head;

  • Hereford and Aberdeen-Angus heifers - €100-€255/head.

Image source: Blessington Mart \ Facebook

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