€2.32/kg for LM cull cow at Gortatlea


Maurice Brosnan noted that numbers almost doubled from this time last year. He outlined that €2-€2.30/kg was available for good continental cows, while dairy types were slightly easier.

€2.32/kg for LM cull cow at Gortatlea

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Maurice Brosnan noted that numbers almost doubled from this time last year. He outlined that €2-€2.30/kg was available for good continental cows, while dairy types were slightly easier.

Numbers almost doubled from this time last year with almost 400 cows in Friday’s sale, according to Maurice Brosnan, Manager of Gortatlea Mart. Maurice outlined that €2/kg- €2.30/kg was freely available for good Continental cows, while cows out-of-the-parlour were a little easier. Two-year-old cattle remained a firm trade, while younger cattle were a little easier.

Weanling Heifers

  • 1 LMX 375kg €1,040
  • 3 LM 295kg €900
  • 1 LM 245kg €725

Weanling Bulls

  • 3 LM 471.7kg €1,335
  • 1 LMX 365kg €1,055
  • 1 LMX 285kg €980

Cows

  • 1 FRX 840kg €1,420
  • 1 LM 665kg €1,430
  • 1 LM 600kg €1,390

Bullocks

  • 1 CHX 515kg €1,220
  • 1 LMX 565kg €1,355
  • 2 LMX 585kg €1,370

Heifers

  • 1 CHX 525kg €1,300
  • 5 LM 511kg €1,280
  • 1 LMX 450kg €1,145

Photo: Facebook page of Gortatlea Mart.

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