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“Farmers were in a confident mood with an exciting trade for stock,” - Tevlin
“Suck calves were a super trade selling to €535 and the better-quality weanlings made over €3.00/kg.”
Tevlin reported “a good trade for all stock,”
Some 1,000 entries passed through the ring, according to Tevlin.
“Northern customers completed with Dublin feedlots”
Pictures and Prices: Northern customers and ‘grass buyers’ were active.
‘Grass buyers’ competed with Northern customers
“A large sale with over €1,000,000 worth of stock on offer at Ballyjamesduff”
“A large number of cattle were purchased by Northern customers again this week” - Tevlin
Northern buyers were very active according to John Tevlin. Bullocks hit €1,760, heifers sold to €1,465, cull cows peaked at €1,530 and calves ranged from €5-€440.
Calves sold from €10-€325, weanling heifers realised €1,260, bullocks hit €1,500 while heifers sold to €1,445 and dry cows climbed to €1,490.
Northern customers were active at the sale; bullocks hit €1,850, heifers peaked at €1,545, dry cows made up to €1,670 and a stock bull fetched €2,800.
Bullocks reached €1,940, heifers topped out at €1,355, cull cows hit €1,320, and calves ranged from €50-€245, while weanling bulls sold to €1,045 & w. heifers made up to €905.
Heifers hit €1,490, weanling heifers made up to €1030, weanling bulls sold to €1,060, cull cows hit €1,660 and calves ranged from €70-€280.
This LMX weighing 650kg was knocked down at €1,745. Bullocks realised €1,950, cull cows made up to €1582 and calves hit €420.
Calves sold to €320, dry cows peaked at €1,535, weanling bulls sold to €1,085, weanling heifers fetched up to €1,015, heifers climbed to €1,585 and bullocks topped out at €1,580.
Heifers topped out at €1,420; weanling heifers sold to €975; weanling bulls peaked at €1,185; stock bulls pushed up to €1,700; dairy stock fetched up to €1,100 & dry cows realised €1,730.