Exceptional trade for cattle at Headford


Bullocks sold to €860 over, heifers topped out at €880 over, weanling heifers climbed to €665 over and weanling bulls topped out at €675 over.

Exceptional trade for cattle at Headford

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Bullocks sold to €860 over, heifers topped out at €880 over, weanling heifers climbed to €665 over and weanling bulls topped out at €675 over.

There was an exceptional trade for cattle at Headford Mart on Saturday (March 30th), according to Joe Wynne who reported a larger entry than the previous week.

Bullocks ranged from €295 to €860 over the kg or €1.26 to €3.11 per KG.

Top price over the weight – a LMX - 610kg - €1470 - €2.41/kg and top price per kg – a CHX - 325kg - €1010 - €3.11/kg.

  • 1 SI – 420kg - €1,020;

  • 1 AAX – 620kg - €1,340;

  • 1 HEX – 515kg - €1,130;

  • 1 CH – 530kg - €1,320;

  • 1 FRX – 310kg - €390;

  • 2 CHX – 325kg - €1,010;

  • 1 LMX – 345kg - €970;

  • 1 LMX – 510kg - €1,090;

  • 1 AAX – 390kg - €870;

  • 1 SIX – 470kg - €1,120;

  • 1 LMX – 355kg - €945;

  • 1 PTX – 435kg - €1,080;

  • 1 FR – 515kg - €850.

Heifers made from €175 to €880 over the kg or €1.54 to €3.03 per KG. Top price over the kg – a LMX - 540kg - €1420 - €2.63 per kg and top price per kg – a CHX - 350kg - €1060 - €3.03/ kg.

  • 1 BAX – 440kg - €830;

  • 1 CHX – 570kg - €1,120;

  • 1 BBX – 490kg - €1,245;

  • 1 CHX – 475kg - €1,000;

  • 1 PTX – 630kg - €1,180;

  • 1 CHX – 425kg - €1,040;

  • 1 SIX – 365kg - €940;

  • 2 LM – 442.5kg - €1,000;

  • 1 AAX – 465kg - €880;

  • 1 CHX – 395kg - €1,085;

  • 1 SIX – 580kg - €1,260;

  • 1 LMX – 640kg - €1,360.

Weanling Heifers ranged from €370 to €665 over the kg or €1.96 to €3.08/kg. Top price over Kg – a LMX - 425kg - €1090 - €2.56/kg and top price per kg – a CHX - 250kg - €770 - €3.08/kg.

1 PTX – 290kg - €700;

1 LM – 235kg - €670;

1 SIX – 440kg - €900;

1 CHX – 320kg - €830;

1 LMX – 41kg - €915;

1 LMX – 300kg - €830;

1 LMX – 290kg - €825;

1 LMX – 385kg - €950;

1 LMX – 255kg - €720;

1 AAX – 270kg - €690;

1 CHX – 435kg - €1,080;

1 CHX – 410kg - €1,030.

Weanling bulls clicked from €255 to €675 over the kg or €1.86 to €3.19 per KG. Top price over the weight – a CHX - 385kg - €1060 - €2.75 per kg and top price per kg – a CHX - 270kgs - €860 - €3.19/kg.

  • 1 LMX – 410kg - €960;

  • 1 AAX – 430kg - €850;

  • 1 SI – 510kg - €980;

  • 1 CHX – 270kg - €845;

  • 1 LMX – 345kg - €870;

  • 1 LMX – 375kg - €950;

  • 1 LMX – 260kg - €700;

  • 1 SIX – 280kg - €750;

  • 1 LMX – 515kg - €1,050;

  • 1 BBX – 335kg - €750;

  • 1 HEX – 315kg - €675.

Cull Cows made from €530 to €1380.

  • 1 CHX – 835kg - €1,380;

  • 1 CHX – 665kg - €1,100;

  • 1 HEX – 605kg - €860;

  • 1 CHX – 520kg - €1,000;

  • 1 FR – 445kg- €360;

  • 1 BBX – 640kg - €1,000;

  • 1 FR – 560kg - €660;

  • 1 FR – 620kg - €750;

  • 1 FR – 645kg - €800.

Suckler entries sold from €900 to €1760 for 4-yr-old pedigree Limousin with a bull calf at foot.

  • 1 AAX – 625kg – Due to AA Bull in 2-weeks - €950;

  • 1 LMX with calf at foot – 2.5-month in-calf again to AI LM - €1,420.

Sheep:

Hoggets made from €75 up to €130 or €1.69 to €2.25 per KG.

  • 51kg - €115 - €2.25 per kg;

  • 57kg - €128 - €2.25 per kg;

  • 37kg - €80 - €2.16 per kg;

  • 45kg - €95 - €2.11 per kg;

  • 62kg - €130 - €2.10 per kg.

Cull ewes peaked at €70, while ewes with Lambs at foot pushed from €155 up to €251.

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