€2,240 for bullocks at Sixmilebridge


The mart’s special sale of bullocks attracted a good entry of quality beef types that commanded fancy prices.

€2,240 for bullocks at Sixmilebridge

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The mart’s special sale of bullocks attracted a good entry of quality beef types that commanded fancy prices.

Good quality beef bullocks met with a good demand at Sixmilebridge on Saturday, with some fancy prices recorded, according to Sean Ryan - Manager.

Quality weanlings were also in good demand as a large entry of cattle went under the hammer, the manager added.

Prize-Winners

  • 1st prize - Best Beef Bullock Tara Meehan - 1 BBX - 875kg - €2,000;
  • 1st prize - Best Pair Beef Bullocks - Michael O'Brien - 2 LMX - 770kg - €1650;
  • 1st prize - Best Store Bullock Jim O'Leary - 1 CHX - 780kg - €2000 - unsold.

Bullocks

  • 1 CHX - 825KG - €1900;
  • 1 CHX - 895KG - €2240;
  • 1 LMX - 615KG - €1440;
  • 1 LMX - 720KG - €1675;
  • 1 LMX - 590KG - €1370;
  • 3 CHX - 611KG - €1435;
  • 2 LMX - 692KG - €1550;
  • 1 LMX - 395KG - €980;
  • 4 CHX - 487KG - €1140;
  • 1 LMX - 400KG - €970;
  • 1 CHX - 482KG - €1250;
  • 4 CHX - 565KG - €1500;
  • 1 CHX - 660KG - €1500.

Heifers

  • 1 BBX - 475KG - €1105;
  • 1 BBX - 390KG - €985;
  • 1 LMX - 450KG - €1030;
  • 1 LM - 520KG - €1170;
  • 4 CHX - 469KG - €1090;
  • 1 CHX - 522KG - €1175

Weanling Bulls

  • 2 CHX - 222KG - €650;
  • 1 LMX - 310KG - €790;
  • 1 CHX - 574KG - €990;
  • 1 LMX - 340KG - €890;
  • 2 CHX - 392KG - €980;
  • 1 CHX - 320KG - €945;
  • 1 CHX - 308KG - €810;
  • 1 CHX - 302KG - €850;
  • 1 CHX - 412KG - €1110.

Cows

  • 1 LMX - 610KG - €925;
  • 1 LMX - 695KG - €1245;
  • 1 LMX - 610KG - €1175;
  • 1 CHX - 795KG - €1440.

Image source: Sixmilebridge Co-operative Mart - Facebook.

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