Dairy culls average €1/kg at Kilrush


The first sale of the year proved bigger than expected with a good entry of cull cows on offer, mostly dairy types. Trade was similar to pre-Christmas, a spokesperson said.

Dairy culls average €1/kg at Kilrush

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The first sale of the year proved bigger than expected with a good entry of cull cows on offer, mostly dairy types. Trade was similar to pre-Christmas, a spokesperson said.

The first sale of the year at Kilrush Mart – which was held on Wednesday (January 16th) - proved bigger than expected, according to a mart spokesperson.

The sale attracted a good entry of cull cows, the majority of which were dairy types and averaged €1/kg.

“Mostly a local trade and trade similar to pre-Christmas overall.” The spokesperson said following the bi-weekly cattle sale.

CULL COWS

  • 1 FR - 595kgs - €650 - €1.09/kg;
  • 1 AA - 640kgs - €850 - €1.33/kg;
  • 1 SHX - 520kgs - €520 - €1.00/kg;
  • 1 FR - 645kgs - €685 - €1.06/kg;
  • 1 CH - 665kgs - €1,090 - €1.64/kg;
  • 1 SIX - 710kgs - €930 - €1.31/kg;
  • 1 CH - 515kgs - €750 - €1.46/kg;
  • 1 FR - 560kgs - €630 - €1.18/kg.

HEIFERS

  • 2 CH - 312kgs - €745 - €2.38/kg;
  • 2 FR - 310kgs - €505 - €1.63/kg;
  • 1 LM - 220kgs - €545 - €2.48/kg;
  • 2 CHX 370kgs - €815 - €2.20/kg;
  • 1 AAX - 510kgs - €775 - €1.52/kg;
  • 1 AAX 400kgs - €700 - €1.75/kg.

BULL / BULLOCKS

  • 1 LM - 240kgs - €710 - €2.96/kg;
  • 2 FR - 547kgs - €1,230 - €2.07/kg;
  • 1 CH - 375kgs - €850 - €2.27/kg;
  • 1 CH - 440kgs - €1,040 - €2.38/kg;
  • 1 CH - 595kgs - €1,230 - €2.07/kg;
  • 1 HEX - 285kgs - €605 - €2.12/kg.

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