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.

Good entry of quality stock at Nenagh

Despite the shortage of grass, a mart spokesperson said prices held well as the sale achieved a 97% clearance.

Cattle prices 'under pressure' at Loughrea

With rumours circulating of factories cutting prices in the near future, farmers were happy to see lambs and sheep auctioned once again, according to a spokesperson.

Strong trade for in-spec cattle at Birr

Cows were sold for up to €1420.

Bullocks hit €2,070 at Roscommon

40% of sellers did not return to the mart for the sale, instead opting to accept prices from home.

Bulls reach €1,770 at Ennis

Cull cows earned up to €2.17/kg.

Pictures and Prices: Suckler pairs reach €1,900 at Dowra

A good entry of cull cows were met with a strong trade.

Quality store bullocks in demand at Blessington

There was a very good trade for all classes, according to a mart spokesperson.

Renewed Northern Ireland interest drives demand at Castlerea

Cows with calves at foot reached a top price of €2010.

'Sharper trade for quality animals' at Kilkenny

With rings open to potential buyers and online trading continuing, more customers were operating throughout the sale.

Weanling bulls fetch €2.62/kg at Ballinrobe

Buyers and sellers were allowed into the ring for the first time under new COVID-19 regulations.

2-month-old calf reaches €540 at Ennis

Suckler cows with calves at foot made up to €1770.

Up to €3.48/kg for weanling heifers at Gortatlea

Mart manager Maurice Brosnan reported that weanling bulls earned up to €3.21/kg.

Online trading continues at Headford

Weanling heifers reached a top price of €3.23/kg.

NI bidders express interest in culll cows at Ennis

Some “cracking forward heifers” were also met with an excellent trade, according to a mart spokesperson.

Pics and prices: Quality lots hold well at Dowra

A good entry of top-quality dry cows was met with a good trade.