articles about carnaross-mart
- ADDED6 mths ago
‘Increasing numbers of fleshed/forward-store cattle appearing’
“Trade remained good this week despite current beef trade.”
Heifers hit €1,560, calves peaked at €420, suckler pairings realised €1,640 & dry cows sold to €1,750.
"Grass stores remained a lively trade"
“Factory feeders were more anxious for heavy, fleshed cattle”
There was a lively trade for weanling, with feedlot buyers and live exporters active. All animals sold well, despite current weather conditions.
There was very strong demand from farmers for Continental stores, with bullocks hitting over €3/kg. Live exporters and feedlot buyers were also very active.
Bullocks sold to €1,415, heifers topped out at €1,460, suck calves ranged from €25-€455 and weanlings hit €1,025.
"There was a better trade for all cattle at Carnaross Mart this week, especially for in-spec heifers 500kg"
Bullocks sold to €1,700, heifers hit €1,560, dry cows realised €1,215, weanling bulls fetched up to €1,100, weanling heifers made up to €1,060 and suckler pairings reached €1,510.
Bullocks sold to €1,300, dry cows climbed to €1,185 and suck calves ranged from €50-€420. Springers made up to €1,500, weanling bulls realised €1,240 and weanling heifers peaked at €990.
Bullocks hit €1,620, cull cows topped out at €1,470, suck calves reached €330, weanling bulls made up to €1,065 and weanling heifers realised €980.
Weanling heifers made up to €1,045, weanling bulls peaked at €1,240, suck calves hit €510, dry cows sold to €1,260 and heifers realised €1,120.