Lively cattle trade at Kilmallock


Farmers and exporters competed for lots. Bullocks sold for up to €2.48/kg; dry cows peaked at €1.66/kg & heifers pushed up to €2.20/kg.

Lively cattle trade at Kilmallock

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Farmers and exporters competed for lots. Bullocks sold for up to €2.48/kg; dry cows peaked at €1.66/kg & heifers pushed up to €2.20/kg.

Close to 1,100 bullocks; heifers; dry cows; calves and dairy stock went under the hammer at Kilmallock Mart on Monday (October 15th).

A spokesperson for the mart said that the trade was brisk in all rings as 152 purchasers including farmers and exporters conducted business.

Bullocks sold for up to €1,550/head or €2.48/kg; dry cows peaked at €1,085 each or €1.66/kg; heifers pushed up to €1,150/head or €2.20/kg. Dairy stock realised €1,060/head, while a top call of €410 was recorded in the calf ring.

Bullocks

  • 4 Aberdeen Angus - 395kgs - €790;
  • 7 Aberdeen Angus - 396kgs - €785;
  • 1 Limousin - 375kgs - €760;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 375kgs - €735;
  • 2 Hereford - 388kgs - €690;
  • 1 Limousin - 325kgs - €660;
  • 2 Hereford - 350kgs - €650;
  • 3 Limousin - 545kgs - €1,245;
  • 1 Limousin - 520kgs - €1,165;
  • 2 Limousin - 518kgs - €1,115;
  • 3 Limousin - 443kgs - €1,100;
  • 7 Hereford - 511kgs - €1,070;
  • 3 Belgian Blue - 493kgs - €1,000;
  • 5 Hereford - 529kgs - €1,000;
  • 8 Aberdeen Angus - 521kgs - €975;
  • 1 Shorthorn - 465kgs - €900;
  • 1 Charolais - 455kgs - €900;
  • 3 Limousin - 680kgs - €1,420;
  • 1 Limousin - 655kgs - €1,415;
  • 2 Limousin - 593kgs - €1,255;
  • 1 Charolais - 685kgs - €1,235;
  • 4 Simmental - 588kgs - €1,180;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 675kgs - €1,170;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 575kgs - €1,140;
  • 4 Aberdeen Angus - 610kgs - €1,105;
  • 6 Hereford - 563kgs - €1,095;
  • 1 Friesian- 630kgs - €1,035;
  • 1 Limousin - 740kgs - €1,550;
  • 1 Charolais - 725kgs - €1,490.
Cows
  • 1 Friesian - 495kgs - €740;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 409kgs - €575;
  • 1 Friesian - 385kgs - €495;
  • 1 Limousin - 615kgs - €1,020;
  • 1 Friesian - 635kgs - €900;
  • 1 Friesian - 585kgs - €880;
  • 1 Belgian Blue - 645kgs - €870;
  • 1 Friesian - 600kgs - €850;
  • 1 Limousin - 570kgs - €840;
  • 1 Montbelliarde- 615kgs - €830;
  • 1 Friesian - 595kgs - €815;
  • 1 Friesian - 565kgs - €790;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 545kgs - €770;
  • 1 Hereford - 555kgs - €755;
  • 1 Friesian - 610kgs - €750;
  • 1 Friesian - 590kgs - €735;
  • 1 Friesian - 745kgs - €1,085;
  • 1 Shorthorn - 765kgs - €1,075;
  • 1 Limousin - 705kgs - €1,060;
  • 1 Hereford - 710kgs - €1,035;
  • 1 Friesian - 690kgs - €1,000;
  • 1 Friesian - 680kgs - €930;
  • 1 Shorthorn - 670kgs - €900;
  • 1 Friesian - 660kgs - €890.

Heifers

  • 3 Aberdeen Angus - 348kgs - €645;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 325kgs - €610;
  • 4 Aberdeen Angus - 348kgs - €600;
  • 1 Hereford - 330kgs - €570;
  • 3 Hereford - 327kgs - €570;
  • 1 Limousin - 450kgs - €970;
  • 1 Limousin - 475kgs - €950;
  • 1 Charolais - 410kgs - €900;
  • 3 Aberdeen Angus - 492kgs - €900;
  • 2 Hereford - 483kgs - €880;
  • 3 Aberdeen Angus - 443kgs - €820;
  • 2 Limousin - 393kgs - €805;
  • 1 Charolais - 545kgs - €1,000;
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus - 540kgs - €985;
  • 1 Hereford - 625kgs - €960;
  • 4 Aberdeen Angus - 500kgs - €945;
  • 1 Hereford - 720kgs - €1,150.

Dairy Stock

  • A 2-year-old calved heifer - €1,060;
  • A 3-year-old calved cow - €970;
  • A 5-year-old calved in spring and not in-calf - €650.

Calves/Runners

  • An 8-week-old Limousin Bull - €410;
  • A 4-week-old Aberdeen Angus Bull - €305;
  • A 2-week-old Hereford Bull - €285;
  • A 2-week-old Hereford Heifer - €265;
  • A 10-week-old Hereford Bull - €360.

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