Cattle prices fall slightly at Ballinasloe


"A bit of rain might help things on for next week."

Cattle prices fall slightly at Ballinasloe

  • ADDED
  • 17 days ago

"A bit of rain might help things on for next week."

Bullocks sold from €2.02-€2.59/kg, while heifers topped out at €2.12-€2.65/kg and cull cows went under the hammer from €480-€1,360 at Ballinasloe Mart on Wednesday (June 18th).

Speaking following the sale, a mart spokesperson said: “Prices back a little at our cattle sale today, a bit of rain might help things on for next week."

"Thanks to all our customers for their patience with the social distancing restrictions still in place here at the mart.”

Bullocks - €720-€1,350:

  • 1 CH – 670kg - €1,350 - €2.01/kg;
  • 1 CH – 600kg - €1,340 - €2.23/kg;
  • 1 CH – 695kg - €1,280 - €1.84/kg;
  • 1 CH – 425kg - €1,100 - €2.59/kg;
  • 1 LM – 425kg - €1,100 - €2.59/kg;
  • 1 LM – 495kg - €1,200 - €2.42/kg;
  • 1 LM – 335kg - €800 - €2.39/kg.

Heifers - €790-€1350:

  • 1 LM – 590kg - €1,350 - €2.29/kg;

  • 1 SI – 680kg - €1,320 - €1.94/kg;

  • 1 LM – 630kg - €1,310 - €2.08/kg;

  • 1 LM – 400kg - €1,060 - €2.65/kg;

  • 1 LM – 440kg - €1,150 - €2.61/kg;

  • 1 LM – 470kg - €1,150 - €2.45/kg.

Averages:

  • Bullocks - €1,015 or €2.02/kg;
  • Heifers - €1,074 or €2.13/kg;
  • Dry cows - €987.

Image source: Ballinasloe Co-operative Livestock Mart \ Facebook

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