Strong export demand for weanling bulls at Carnew


“Calf trade was good for continentals, but difficult for small Friesians and cross-bred calves” – David Quinn

Strong export demand for weanling bulls at Carnew

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“Calf trade was good for continentals, but difficult for small Friesians and cross-bred calves” – David Quinn

Some 1,372 cattle and 597 calves went offered for sale at Carnew Mart on Saturday (March 9th), according to David Quinn – Manager.

The manager reported an excellent trade for all classes of stock; this led to an entire clearance.

“Strong export demand for all types of weanling bulls. Calf trade was good for continentals, but difficult for small Friesians and cross-bred calves.”

Summary

  • Beef Blks - €660 – €1050 over;

  • Cont Store Blks - €450 – €830 over;

  • Weanling Bulls - €380 – €850 over;

  • FR Blks - €220 – €560 over;

  • Beef Hfrs - €560 – €920 over;

  • Store Hfrs - €350 – €780;

  • Beef Cows - €350 – €680 over;

  • Store Cows - €50 over – €370 over.

Calves:

  • Continentals Bulls - €220 - €480;

  • Continental Heifers - €140 - €360;

  • HE/AA Bulls - €120 - €280;

  • HD AA Hfrs - €80 - €270;

  • Young FR Bulls - €20 - €70;

  • Strong FR Bulls - €80 - €150.

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