Some 945 cattle – including 398 weanlings – were presented for sale at Kanturk Mart on Tuesday (October 8th), according to Seamus O’Keeffe - manager.
The mart held its spring-born weanling show and sale in conjunction with its general cattle sale.
Demand was strong for continental weanling bulls. “We had a 99% clearance with top-class weanlings entered.”
“Top-class bull weanlings were making up to €2.75/kg, while heifers sold for up to €2.10/kg.” the manager added.