Weanling Bulls click up to €3.46/kg at Headford Mart


Joe Wynne told That’s Farming that agents for feedlots were present around the ring once again, with a strong demand for all categories. Read the report here.

Weanling Bulls click up to €3.46/kg at Headford Mart

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Joe Wynne told That’s Farming that agents for feedlots were present around the ring once again, with a strong demand for all categories. Read the report here.

220 cattle passed through the rings of Headford Mart on Saturday, with good demand reported and close to 100% clearance.

Speaking to That’s Farming, Joe Wynne, Manager of Headford Mart said:

“There was a good trade all round for cattle and sheep. Farmers appear to be more interested in purchasing stock. Agents for feedlots were in attendance to purchase store bullocks and heifers and will be present at next week’s sale.”

Bullocks

Bullocks made from €350 to €850 over the kg or €1.77 to €2.60 per KG.

Top price over the weight, a CHX weighing 580kg, making €1430.

  • AAX 622Kg €1280
  • BBX 590KG €1310
  • HEX 550KG €1100
  • LMX625KG €1430
  • SIX 470KG €900
  • CHX 685kg €1500
  • FR 500kg €900

Store Heifers

Store Heifers made from €325 to €740 over the kg or €1.87 to €2.51 per KG.

Top price over the weight, a LMX, weighing 490kgs making €1230.

  • AAX 615KG €1180
  • CHX 480KG €1050
  • HEX 485KG €1070
  • SAX 645KG €1250

Weanling Heifers

Weanling heifers made from €253 to €580 over the kg or €2.11 to €2.68 per KG.

Top price with the weight CHX, weighing 420kg making €1000.

  • AAX 217KG €470
  • CHX 280KG €750
  • LMX 240KG €630
  • CHX 285kg €600
  • CHX 290kg €740
  • CH 360kg €780

Weanling Bulls

Weanling bulls made from €350 to €735 over the kg or €2.22 to €3.46 per KG.

Top price over the weight CHX, weighing 445kgs making €1180.

  • AAX 360KG €800
  • BAX 395KG €1100
  • CHX 345KG €990
  • LMX 400KG €1090
  • SIX 500KG €1200
  • LMX 230kg €795
  • CHX 355kg €1000

Breeding Bull

Aberdeen-Angus-Cross Breeding Bull made €1020.

Cull Cows

Cull cows made from €700 to €1230. Suckler cows prices ranged from €950 to €1220.

  • CHX 575kg €1070
  • CHX 575kg €1070
  • CH 620kg €1130
  • BBX 620kg €1100
  • LMX 670kg €1230
  • LMX 695kg €1110
  • FR 725kg €1030
  • FR 715kg €1040
  • FR 725kg €1030
  • FR 700kg €900
  • FR 690g €1000
  • FR 610kg €900
  • FR 610kg €900

Sheep

Lambs made from €77 to €119 or €2.05 to €2.25 per KG.

  • 14 lambs 53kg €119
  • 11 lambs 52.5kg €115
  • 11 lambs 41.5kg €90.

Cull ewes made from €35 up to €105

Note

Next Saturday 3rd Feb Special sale of 30 suckler cows; some due from March onwards. Contact office 093-35572 for more info. Suckler sale 1.30PM

Saturday 10th Feb – Clearance sale of 100 in lamb Ewes (1st, 2nd,3rd crop) Suffolk X and Belclare Improver Rams due from mid-March.

Also wanted continental bullocks, heifers and weanlings. Wanted Angus & Hereford Bullocks and Heifers for feedlot; can be bought by weight. Contact 093-35572 for more details. Sheep Sale 10:00AM

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