Purchasers for Turkish market active at Gortatlea


Mart Manager, Maurice Brosnan said that there is a “big demand” for cull cows, while top-quality Continental weanling bulls made €3/kg and more.

Purchasers for Turkish market active at Gortatlea

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Mart Manager, Maurice Brosnan said that there is a “big demand” for cull cows, while top-quality Continental weanling bulls made €3/kg and more.

“Top-quality Continental weanling bulls suitable for the Turkish market made record prices with €3/kg regularly available and more for lighter weanlings. There is a big demand around the ring for cull cows, with flying trade.” - Maurice Brosnan, manager of Gortatlea Mart told Catherina Cunnane of That’s Farming.

Weanling Bulls

  • 2 LM 450kg €1,150
  • 4 CH 362.5kg €1,080
  • 9 CHX 330kg €995

Weanling Heifers

  • 1 BBX 360kg €1,030
  • 1 CHX 330kg €920
  • 3 CHX 310kg €830

Cows

  • 1 CH 860kg €1,845
  • 1 LM 795kg €1,775
  • 1 CH 755kg €1,650
  • 1 FR 610kg €1165
  • 1 AAX 785kg €1,400

Bullocks

  • 1 BBX 770kg €1,780
  • 19 AAX 699kg €1,550
  • 1 LM 530kg €1,220

Heifers

  • 2 LMX 520kg €1,200
  • 4 LM 483.8kg €1,150
  • 3 LMX 418.3kg €1,030

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