€3.32/kg for Weanling Bulls at Headford Mart


Joe Wynne told That’s Farming that 235 cattle passed through the ring with a 96% clearance reported. Bullocks improved once again by a further €20/head.

€3.32/kg for Weanling Bulls at Headford Mart

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Joe Wynne told That’s Farming that 235 cattle passed through the ring with a 96% clearance reported. Bullocks improved once again by a further €20/head.

A great Clearance of all stock on offer with a 96% clearance of cattle was reported by Joe Wynne of Headford Mart. 235 cattle passed through the ring.

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

“Farmers and feedlot buyers were very active. Weanling bulls met with a good trade. Bullocks improved by €20/head. There was firm demand for cull cows, with 35 on offer.

Bullocks

Bullocks made from €300 to €910 over the kg or €1.60 to €2.46 per KG. Top price over the weight LMX weighing 660kg making €1570.

  • AAX 510KG €1050
  • CHX 575KG €1360
  • FR 615KG €1140
  • 2 LMX 592KG €1430
  • 660kg €1,450
  • 660kg €1,570

Store Heifers

Store Heifers made from €418 to €820 over the kg or €1.96 to €2.61 per KG.

Top price over the weight SIX weighing 510kgs making €1330.

  • AAX 485KG €1070
  • BBX 530KG €1200
  • CHX 480KG €1240
  • LMX 535KG €1320
  • 420KG €1,080
  • 520kg €1,300 (3 lots)
  • 535kg €1,300 (2 lots)
  • 450kg €980
  • 530kg €1,320
  • 480kg €1,240
  • 460kg €1,100
  • 440kg €1,150

Weanling heifers

Weanling heifers made from €290 to €615 over the kg or €2.00 to €3.04 per KG. Top price with the weight CHX weighing 305kg making €920.

  • 2 AAX 350KG €880
  • CHX 345KG €900
  • 2 LMX 285KG €760
  • SIX 275KG €630

Weanling bulls

Weanling bulls made from €245 to €755 over the kg or €1.80 to €3.32 per KG.

Top price over the weight; CHX weighing 435kgs making €1190.

  • AAX 370KG €810
  • CHX 395KG €1080
  • HEX 330KG €700
  • LMX 315KG €970
  • SI 285KG €790
  • 430kg €1,190
  • 460kg €1,180
  • 335kg €1,000
  • 315kg €990 ( 3 lots)

Cull Cows & Sucklers

Cull Cows made from €740 to €1,680. Sucklers made from €1000 up to €1660.

Sheep

Lambs made from €70 to €125 or €1.73 to €2.37 per KG.

  • 10 lambs 52kg €123
  • 9 lambs 51kg €118
  • 10 lambs 45kg €109
  • 4 lambs 47.5kg €100

Cull Ewes & In-Lamb ewes

Cull ewes made from €80 up to €100. In-Lamb ewes made from €128 to €165.

“Prices for sheep were up €5-€7/head in comparison to the previous week. Lambs made from €95-€130. Old ewes made from €80-€100. There was a 100% clearance.” Joe Wynne.

Note

Saturday 24th Feb:Spring Sheep Show & Sale for Factory & Butcher Hoggets. Big numbers of hoggets in-lamb ewes and ewes with lambs at foot required for customers. Big numbers of continental type Bullocks Heifers and Weanlings required for feed lot buyers every week.

Contact 093-35572 for more details. Sheep Sale 10:00AM. Cattle sale 11:00AM.

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