Some types improve by €100/head at Kilmallock


“For the first time in recent weeks, sellers left Kilmallock Mart with smiles on their faces, after a very strong trade on Monday”

Some types improve by €100/head at Kilmallock

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“For the first time in recent weeks, sellers left Kilmallock Mart with smiles on their faces, after a very strong trade on Monday”

There was a major improvement in the trade at Kilmallock Mart’s cattle sale on Monday (October 1st).

Auctioneers reported an increase of €100/head in some cases, as 135 purchasers made their presence felt at the ringside.

“For the first time in recent weeks, sellers left Kilmallock Mart with smiles on their faces, after a very strong trade on Monday.” A spokesperson for Kilmallock Mart said.

Bullocks sold for up to €1,440 or €2.21/kg; dry cows climbed to €1,205 or €2.08/kg and heifers pushed up to €1,120/head or €2.20/kg.

Moving to the other rings, weanling heifers made up to €695/head or €2.52/kg and a top call of €970 or €2.65/kg was recorded for a weanling bull.

Calves reached €390/head and a suckler pairing realised €1,080.

Bullocks

  • 5 Belgian Blue - 396kgs - €800;
  • 4 Hereford - 378kgs - €735;
  • 1 Belgian Blue - 375kgs - €695;
  • 4 Aberdeen Angus - 391kgs - €675;
  • 4 Aberdeen Angus - 285kgs - €525;
  • 2 Limousin - 540kgs - €1,170;
  • 5 Hereford - 523kgs - €1,080;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 480kgs - €1,010;
  • 1 Limousin - 435kgs - €1,005;
  • 2 Limousin - 450kgs - €990;
  • 6 Aberdeen Angus - 514kgs - €980;
  • 1 Belgian Blue - 505kgs - €980;
  • 6 Hereford - 527kgs - €960;
  • 3 Hereford - 518kgs - €955;
  • 1 Limousin - 495kgs - €950;
  • 3 Hereford - 508kgs - €945;
  • 3 Friesian - 477kgs - €860;
  • 1 Charolais - 690kgs - €1,440;
  • 1 Hereford - 675kgs - €1,435;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 695kgs - €1,275;
  • 4 Aberdeen Angus - 655kgs - €1,220;
  • 2 Hereford - 668kgs - €1,200;
  • 2 Belgian Blue - 608kgs - €1,180;
  • 8 Friesian - 669kgs - €1,175;
  • 2 Friesian- - 615kgs - €1,020;
  • 1 Hereford - 555kgs - €1,015;
  • 1 Hereford - 755kgs - €1,370;
  • 3 Hereford- 702kgs - €1,330.

Weanling Bulls

  • 1 Limousin - 440kgs - €970 (€2.20 per kg);
  • 1 Charolais - 405kgs - €840 (€2.07 per kg);
  • 1 Limousin - 295kgs - €780 (€2.64 per kg);
  • 1 Limousin - 280kgs - €735 (€2.62 per kg);
  • 1 Limousin - 270kgs - €695 (€2.57 per kg);
  • 3 Charolais - 272kgs - €645 (€2.37 per kg);
  • 1 Limousin - 240kgs - €605 (€2.52 per kg);
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 350kgs - €600 (€1.71 per kg);
  • 1 Limousin - -225kgs €595 (€2.64 per kg);
  • 2 Limousin - 205kgs - €505 (€2.46 per kg).

Cows

  • 1 Friesian - 460kgs - €775;
  • 1 Limousin - 580kgs - €1,205;
  • 1 Limousin - 555kgs- €900;
  • 1 Friesian - 640kgs - €840;
  • 1 Friesian - 645kgs - €835;
  • 1 Friesian - 630kgs - €780;
  • 1 Friesian - 600kgs - €750;
  • 1 Friesian - 610kgs - €720;
  • 1 Hereford - 710kgs - €1,080;
  • 1 Charolais - 710kgs - €940;
  • 1 Friesian - 660kgs - €790;
  • 1 Friesian - 650kgs - €720;
  • 1 Friesian - 685kgs - €680.

Heifers

  • 5 Aberdeen Angus - 347kgs - €635;
  • 1 Belgian Blue - 335kgs - €570;
  • 1 Hereford - 325kgs - €535;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 310kgs - €480;
  • 1 Hereford - 310kgs - €475;
  • 3 Limousin - 265kgs - €460;
  • 2 Limousin - 483kgs - €1,060;
  • 1 Limousin - 455kgs - €930;
  • 1 Piedmontese - 430kgs - €920;
  • 1 Limousin - 430kgs - €890;
  • 1 Limousin - 480kgs - €855;
  • 1 Hereford - 470kgs - €840;
  • 2 Hereford - 468kgs - €815;
  • 1 Hereford - 470kgs - €800;
  • 2 Aberdeen Angus - 443kgs - €785;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 410kgs - €740;
  • 6 Hereford - 403kgs - €710;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 615kgs - €1,120;
  • 1 Hereford - 620kgs - €1,120;
  • 2 Aberdeen Angus - 543kgs - €1,040.

Weanling Heifers

  • 2 Charolais - 398kgs - €695 (€1.74 per kg);

  • 1 Limousin - 365kgs - €650 (€1.78 per kg);

  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 305kgs €545 (€1.78 per kg);

  • 1 Limousin - 270kgs - €540 (€2.00 per kg);

  • 3 Charolais - 293kgs - €535 (€1.82 per kg);

  • 1 Limousin - 225kgs - €500 (€2.22 per kg);

  • 3 Aberdeen Angus - 230kgs - €450 (€1.95 per kg);

  • 1 Limousin - 175kgs - €440 (€2.51 per kg).

Sucklers

  • An 8-year-old Aberdeen Angus and her Aberdeen Angus bull calf - €1,080;

  • 3 Aberdeen Angus Heifers - 2-3 months in-calf - €785 each.

Calves/Runners

  • A 14-week-old Simmental Bull - €390;

  • A 4-week-old - Hereford Bull - €380;

  • A Simmental Bull - 3-weeks-old - €250;

  • A 3-week-old Simmental Heifer - €175.

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