Heifers sell to €940 over the kg at Roscommon


Bullocks met with a steady trade, while there was a firm trade for heifers.

Heifers sell to €940 over the kg at Roscommon

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  • 7 mths ago

Bullocks met with a steady trade, while there was a firm trade for heifers.

There was a good entry of “excellent quality cattle” on offer at Roscommon Mart last Friday (March 29th), according to Maura Quigley - Manager.

The manager reported a steady trade for bullocks with prices ranging from €2.21/kg to €2.73/kg, while dry cows went under the hammer from €1.64-€2.05/kg.

The entry included a special sale of heifers which met with a firm trade; these sold from €2.33/kg up to €2.83/kg.

“Once again, there was good demand for all classes with plenty of customers anxious for stock.” The manager added.

Dry Cows sold from €840 up to €1465 per lot

  • BA - 800 KGS - €1465;
  • CH - 780KGS - €1400;
  • CHX - 775 KGS - €1370;
  • SAX - 665 KGS - €1360;
  • AAX - 765 KGS - €1305;
  • HEX - 555 KGS - €840;
  • LMX - 665 KGS - €930;
  • HEX - 740 KGS - €970;
  • SIX - 655 KGS - €1020;
  • CHX - 775 KGS - €1265;
  • LMX - 740 KGS - €1240.

Heifers made from €390 up to €940 over the kilo

  • CHX - 710 KGS - €1650;
  • CHX - 680 KGS - €1600;
  • 2 CHX - 550 KGS - €1400;
  • 3 LM - 536 KGS - €1365;
  • 2 CHX - 520 KGS - €1340;
  • LMX - 490 KGS - €1325;
  • CH - 470 KGS - €1245;
  • LM - 460 KGS - €1230;
  • LMX - 415 KGS - €1100;
  • CHX - 395 KGS - €1055;
  • SI - 530 KGS - €1400;
  • CHX - 445 KGS - €1260.

Bullocks fetched from €450 up to €800 over the kilo

  • AAX - 585 kgs - €1385;
  • SIX - 615 KGS - €1365;
  • BBX - 430 KGS - €1110;
  • BBX - 370 KGS - €820;
  • 7 AAX - 392 KGS - €800;
  • AAX - 335 KGS - €800;
  • SIX - 275 KGS - €750.

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