€1,410 for 325kg BBX heifer at Gortatlea


Belgian Blue cattle were in demand at the mart's special E and U grade weanling sale, with €3/kg recorded for several lots. Maurice Brosnan reported an "outstanding trade".

€1,410 for 325kg BBX heifer at Gortatlea

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Belgian Blue cattle were in demand at the mart's special E and U grade weanling sale, with €3/kg recorded for several lots. Maurice Brosnan reported an "outstanding trade".

Last week’s special E and U grade weanling sale attracted major attention, with an outstanding trade and top quality stock on offer, according to Maurice Brosnan, Manager.

A top call of €4.34/kg was recorded in the weanling heifer ring, while the €3/kg price mark was breached on several occasions.

Weanling Bulls

  • 1 BBX - 405kg - €1,320;
  • 1 BBX - 400kg - €1,320;
  • 1 BBX - 335kg - €1,110.

Weanling Heifers

  • 1 SI - 505kg - €1,730;
  • 1 BBX - 365kg - €1,390;
  • 1 BBX - 325kg - €1,410.

Cows

  • 1 CHX - 685kg - €1,420;
  • 1 LMX - 625kg - €1,410;
  • 1 LMX - 560kg - €1,315.

Bullocks

  • 7 LMX - 664.3kg - €1,420;
  • 3 LMX - 646.7kg - €1,415;
  • 9 AAX - 580kg - €1,190.

Heifers

  • 4 CHX - 580kg - €1,330;
  • 1 LMX - 540kg - €1,280;
  • 2 AAX - 510kg - €1,220.

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