Weanling heifers reach €1,520 at Gortatlea


The sale-topper came in the form of a BBX - 415kg - €3.66/kg.

Weanling heifers reach €1,520 at Gortatlea

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The sale-topper came in the form of a BBX - 415kg - €3.66/kg.

Good quality-types met with a lively trade at Gortatlea Mart’s weanling show and sale, according to Maurice Brosnan.

Speaking following the sale, the manager said: “The weanling heifer show and sale was met with a lively trade. There was an improvement in forward stores and beef cattle prices around the ring.”

Cows:

  • X1 LM – 655kg - €1,345 - €2.05/kg;

  • X1 LMX – 630kg - €1,280 - €2.03/kg;

  • X1 FRX – 635kg - €1,030 - €1.62/kg.

Heifers:

  • X2 LMX – 477kg - €1,100 - €2.30/kg;

  • X1 CHX – 435kg - €980 - €2.25/kg;

  • X12 AAX – 415kg - €745 - €1.80/kg.

Bullocks:

  • 1 LMX – 490kg - €1,090 – €2.22/kg;

  • 2 CHX – 865kg - €1,740 - €2.01/kg;

  • 9 HEX – 720kg - €1,335 - €1.86/kg.

Weanling bulls:

  • 2 LMX – 250kg - €745 - €2.98/kg;

  • 8 CHX – 285kg - €845 - €2.96/kg;

  • 1 LMX – 290kg - €845 – €2.91/kg.

Weanling heifers:

  • 1 BBX – 360kg - €1,500 - €3.89/kg;

  • 1 LMX – 500kg - €1,730 - €3.46/kg;

  • 1 BBX – 415kg - €1,520 - €3.66/kg [main image].

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