Weanling heifers realise €4.48/kg at Gortatlea


Northern factory purchasers and Midland feedlot purchasers were active for forward-stores and beef cattle from QA herds, according to Maurice Brosnan.

Weanling heifers realise €4.48/kg at Gortatlea

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Northern factory purchasers and Midland feedlot purchasers were active for forward-stores and beef cattle from QA herds, according to Maurice Brosnan.

In excess of 300 lots went under the hammer at Gortatlea Mart’s heifer show and sale, with a top call of €4.48/kg, recorded.

Northern factory buyers and Midland feedlot purchasers were active around the ring for forward-Stores and beef cattle from quality-assured herds, according to Maurice Brosnan - Manager.

Weanling Bulls

  • 5 CHX - 246kg - €700 - €2.85/kg;
  • 1 LMX - 415kg - €1,120 - €2.70/kg;
  • 1 LMX - 450kg - €1,145 - €2.54/kg.

Weanling Heifers

  • 1 LMX - 290kg - €1,300 - €4.48/kg;
  • 1 CHX - 450kg - €1,550 - €3.44/kg;
  • 1 BBX - 360kg - €1,400 - €3.89/kg.




Cows

  • 1 LMX - 600kg - €1,250 - €2.08/kg;
  • 1 PT - 690kg - €1,450 - €2.10/kg;
  • 1 BBX - 715kg - €1,430 - €2.00/kg.

Heifers

  • 1 BBX - 430kg - €1,100 - €2.56/kg;
  • 3 BBX - 421kg - €1,020 - €2.42/kg;
  • 1 LMX - 550kg - €1,265 - €2.30/kg.

Bullocks

  • 5 CHX - 500kg - €1,185 - €2.37/kg;
  • 2 LMX - 460kg - €1,120 - €2.43/kg;
  • 2 lmx - 650KG - €1,505 - €2.32/kg.

Image source: Gortatlea Mart.

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