Show and sale at Kilfenora attracts quality cattle


“Customers travelled quite a bit to purchase these and farmers are to be complimented on the quality that was on offer”

Show and sale at Kilfenora attracts quality cattle

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“Customers travelled quite a bit to purchase these and farmers are to be complimented on the quality that was on offer”

Kilfenora Mart’s cattle show and sale on Friday (September 28th) attracted a very good entry of quality stock according to a spokesperson for the mart.

The spokesperson highlighted that 95% of the entries that passed through the ring were continental types.

“Customers travelled quite a bit to purchase these and farmers are to be complimented on the quality that was on offer.” The spokesperson outlined.

BULLOCKS

  • 10 CH - 598kgs - €1,400 - €2.34/kg;
  • 8 LM - 586kgs - €1,380 - €2.35/kg;
  • 6 LMX - 826kgs - €1,785 - €2.16/kg;
  • 1 CH - 745kgs - €1,775 - €2.38/kg ;
  • 3 LMX - 485kgs - €1,000 - €2.06/kg;
  • 7 CH - 493kgs - €1,210 - €2.45/kg;
  • 3 HEX - 548kgs - €985 - €1.86/kg;
  • 4 LM - 749kgs - €1,655 - €2.21/kg;
  • 5 LM - 613kgs - €1,390 - €2.27/kg;
  • 3 LM - 403kgs - €950 - €2.36/kg.

HEIFERS

  • 1 LM - 435kgs - €1,120 - €2.57/kg;
  • 1 LM - 405kgs - €1,010 - €2.49/kg;
  • 1 BAX - 480kgs - €1,100 - €2.29/kg;
  • 1 CH - 760kgs - €1,730 - €2.28/kg;
  • 1 SHX - 615kgs - €1,050 - €1.71/kg;
  • 3 CH - 635kgs - €1,455 - €2.29/kg;
  • 1 CH - 535kgs - €1,180 - €2.21/kg;
  • 1 LM - 600kgs - €1,380 - €2.30/kg.

CULL COWS

  • 1 BBX - 630kgs - €1,200 - €1.90/kg;
  • 1 LM - 760kgs - €1,400 - €1.84/kg;
  • 1 LM - 530kgs - €985 - €1.86/kg;
  • 1 SI - 800kgs - €1,400 - €1.75/kg;
  • 1 LIM - 635kgs - €1,250 - €1.97/kg;
  • 1 HEX - 790kgs - €1,180 - €1.49/kg;
  • 1 AA - 630kgs - €1,035 - €1.64/kg;
  • 1 LM - 745kgs - €1,300 - €1.74/kg.

Image source: Clare Co-operative Marts - Facebook - Pictured: Martin Meehan - Kilfenora Mart with Thomas Neylon, Ballykinvaraga, Kilfenora - winner of best group of store bullocks.

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