€400 for Friesian heifer calves at Kanturk


Dry cows sold to €1,070, heifers climbed to €1,170 and bullocks topped out at €1,320.

€400 for Friesian heifer calves at Kanturk

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Dry cows sold to €1,070, heifers climbed to €1,170 and bullocks topped out at €1,320.

870 entries - including 340 calves - passed through the ring at Kanturk Mart on Tuesday (May 14th), according to Seamus O’Keeffe - Manager.

He said that demand was strong for dry cows and good calves; good-quality Friesian heifer calves reached €400.

CALVES:

  • 3 HE bulls - €330;
  • 2 LM bulls - €305;
  • 1 AA bulls - €282;
  • 3 FR heifers - €400;
  • 2 FR heifers - €350.

DRY COWS:

  • 1 FR – 690kgs - €1,070;
  • 1 FR – 660kgs - €1,000;
  • 1 FR – 645kgs - €940;
  • 1 AA – 540kgs - €920.

HEIFERS:

  • 2 CH – 635kgs - €1,170;
  • 2 AA – 515kgs - €980;
  • 1 FR – 630kgs - €940;
  • 2 LM – 422kgs - €865.

BULLOCKS:

  • 3 LM – 630kgs - €1,320
  • 1 HE – 655kgs - €1,295
  • 2 FR – 740kgs - €1,225;
  • 1 SI – 565kgs - €1,120;
  • 1 BB – 465kgs - €1,080.

Image source: Kanturk Mart \ Facebook

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