Top price of €620 for calves at Ennis

There was also a good trade for suckling stock with pairs reaching €1,660 and many lots making upwards of €1,400.

Trade remains firm at Kilkenny

Auctioneer George Candler reported that both online and ringside bidders created plenty of interest.

Some stabilisation in the sheep trade

Heavy lambs peaked at €127 at Kilkenny.

Calves met with 'excellent trade' at Kilmallock

Light heifers sold for up to €710/head or €2.95/kg

Quality continental calves ‘selling well’ at Kilkenny

A top call of €365 was paid for a Charolais heifer.

‘Numbers decreasing but so are buyers’

Candler reported that calves sold from €70-€345

Enniscorthy Mart report 31/05/17

There was a bigger sale of calves this week with prices still on par to last week. While the sheep sales trade remained similar.