Improved trade for heifers at Ennis


“The top-quality bulls were even slightly dearer especially for a farmer’s weanling for steers. The 320kg-380kg quality lots were in great demand"

Improved trade for heifers at Ennis

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“The top-quality bulls were even slightly dearer especially for a farmer’s weanling for steers. The 320kg-380kg quality lots were in great demand"

Over 900 lots passed through the ring at Ennis Mart on Tuesday (November 6th), according to a mart spokesperson.

Trade improved in the heifer ring as additional customers made their presence felt at the ringside.

“The top-quality bulls were even slightly dearer especially for a farmer’s weanling for steers. The 320kg-380kg quality lots were in great demand.”

Moving to other categories, runner heifers fetched up to €760, while runner bulls peaked at €885 and with a limited number of sucklers on offer, pairings topped out at €1,700, while in-calf entries pushed up to €1,700.

WEANLING BULLS

  • 1 CH - 265kgs - €875 - €3.30/kg;
  • 3 LM - 350kgs - €1,050 - €3.00/kg;
  • 1 CH - 345kgs - €1,120 - €3.25/kg;
  • 1 CH - 345kgs - €1,045 - €3.03/kg;
  • 1 CH - 370kgs - €1,100 - €2.97/kg;
  • 1 LM - 410kgs - €1,025 - €2.50/kg;
  • 1 LM - 340kgs - €975 - €2.87/kg;
  • 1 LM - 425kgs - €1,025 - €2.41/kg;
  • 1 CH - 375kgs - €1,080 - €2.88/kg;
  • 1 LM - 285kgs - €870 - €3.05/kg.

WEANLING HEIFERS

  • 1 LM - 295kgs - €920 - €3.11/kg ;
  • 1 LM - 415kgs - €1,015 - €2.45/kg;
  • 1 LM - 260kgs - €870 - €3.34/kg;
  • 1 LM - 310kgs - €840 - €2.71/kg;
  • 1 CH - 265kgs - €815 - €3.07/kg;
  • 1 LM - 310kgs - €900 - €2.90/kg;
  • 1 CH - 325kgs - €1,040 - €3.20/kg;
  • 2 SHX - 400kgs - €715 - €1.79/kg.

SHEEP

Lambs climbed to €112, while cull ewes made from €50 to a top call of €105.

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