Calf buyers still active – Candler


Although numbers are declining, trade is remaining firm, according to the auctioneer.

Calf buyers still active – Candler

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Although numbers are declining, trade is remaining firm, according to the auctioneer.

Just over 40 lots went under the hammer at Kilkenny Mart’s calf sale on Monday, July 27th, according to George Candler.

The mart’s auctioneer reported that although numbers are declining, trade is remaining firm.

“Calves not as strong as previous weeks but buyers are active for all lots.”

Sample prices:

  • Friesian bulls - €130-€230/head;

  • Continental bulls - €240-€390/head;

  • Continental heifers - €180-€330/head;

  • Aberdeen-Angus/Hereford bulls - €200-€340/head;
  • Aberdeen-Angus/Hereford heifers - €165-€300/head.

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