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The calf sale was a "roaring success", according to a mart spokesperson.
Some “cracking forward heifers” were also met with an excellent trade, according to a mart spokesperson.
Over 300 cattle were on offer with a 93% clearance, according to a mart spokesperson.
There was a firm trade for quality stock while plainer types were more difficult to sell, according to a mart spokesperson.
Top-quality cows exceeded a price of €2/kg.
Lambs peaked at €133 while cull ewes reached €130
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“Quality young cattle especially were dearer than previous weeks."
Next up on ‘Weird Cow Breeds’ is a multi-purpose breed originating from India and capable of milking up to 1,300kgs per lactation, the Bargur. Read all about the breed below.