Weanlings destined for Turkey purchased at Sixmilebridge


'Quality store bullocks were in good demand with plenty of farmers around the ring'

Weanlings destined for Turkey purchased at Sixmilebridge

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'Quality store bullocks were in good demand with plenty of farmers around the ring'

Saturday’s sale at Sixmilebridge Mart attracted some good quality bullocks, according to a spokesperson.

The spokesperson noted that between €2.80-€3.40/kg was forked out for Limousin and Charolais weanlings destined for the Turkish market.

“Quality store bullocks were in good demand with plenty of farmers around the ring."

“The heifer trade was steady with up to €2.25/kg being paid.” the spokesperson added.

Bullocks:

  • 4 LMX - 500KG - €1150;

  • 3 CHX - 430KG - €965;

  • 3 CHX - 680KG - €1470;

  • 1 CHX - 670KG - €1500;

  • 1 CHX - 745KG - €1530;

  • 4 LMX - 442KG - €980;

  • 1 HEX - 390KG - €805.

Heifers:

  • 1 LMX - 430KG - €940;

  • 2 LMX - 455KG - €955;

  • 2 LMX - 400KG - €820;

  • 1 LMX - 390KG - €850;

  • 1 LMX - 500KG - €1050.

Weanling Bulls:

  • 1 CHX - 280KG - €815;

  • 3 LMX - 391KG - €900;

  • 1 LMX - 380KG - €810;

  • 2 LMX - 404KG - €1010;

  • 2 BB - 387KG - €1050;

  • 5 LMX - 366KG - €900.

Cows:

  • 1 LMX - 630KG - €925;

  • 1 LMX - 810KG - €1190;

  • 1 CHX - 770KG - €1370.

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