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Bullocks averaged €1,132, while heifers levelled at €1,042 and cull cows sold to an average of €1,174.
Bullocks ranged from €2.21-€2.88/kg, while heifers sold from €2.18/kg-€2.96/kg and cull cows went under the hammer from €700-€1,620.
A Belgian Blue, weighing 245kg, sold for €1,060.
Prices for bullocks were similar to previous weeks, according to a mart spokesperson.
Bullocks went under the hammer from €2.16-€2.65/kg, while heifers ranged from €2.18-€2.75/kg.
A mart spokesperson reported a “good trade and clearance”.
Bullocks averaged €1,141, while heifers levelled at €991.
Bullocks ranged from €2.12-€2.64/kg, while heifers sold from €2.16-€2.64/kg.
Bullocks sold from €2.16-€2.60/kg, heifers made from €2.19-€2.72/kg and cows fetched from €620-€1,490
Heifers averaged €1,060, while bullocks sold to an average of €1,095.
Bullocks sold from €2.18-€2.61/kg, while heifers made from €2.04-€3.25/kg.
"A bit of rain might help things on for next week."
Cull cows went under the hammer from €670-€1,400.
Cow prices ranged between a minimum of €660/head and a top price of €1280/head.
Weanling heifers ranged from €2.40-€3.02/kg on the day while calves sold as low as €5/head up to €312/head.
Heifers ranged from €2.18-€2.54/kg and cows climbed from €505-€1,205.
Demand was strong for quality lots, according to a mart spokesperson.
Bullocks sold from €2.16-€2.69/kg, while heifers made from €2.18-€2.71/kg.
“Good trade at our cattle sale yesterday, with bullocks and cow prices up on previous weeks and heifers on par.”