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Strong demand for Charolais and Limousin bull weanlings in the 320-360kg bracket
“The heifer trade was a shade easier, especially for plainer lots"
“The heifer trade was marginally better which was dominated by farmers.”
"Shippers were not as active as a number of stock didn’t get away last week"
"A big increase in cull cow numbers with 220 on offer"
“Bull weanlings met a strong trade with both shippers and farmers active for these"
Farmers and exporters were active for weanling bulls
Up to €4.68/kg was forked out for weanlings
'The best-selling weanlings are bulls 300kgs- 430kgs and heifers 300kgs-400kgs'
Lighter R grade weanling bulls of 250kgs to 320kgs and heavy, plainer-types are sought.
“Heifers 350kgs plus were a strong trade”
‘The heifer trade was livelier than the bull trade on a per kg basis’
'The heifer trade is holding firmer than the bull trade'
“Trade for the heifer weanlings holding very solid but bulls were a shade easier.”
CH bull - 1,055kg topped out at €1,800
Lambs averaged €2.13/kg while Cull ewes achieved €61 to €120.
"Trade was very strong with some top-quality stock on offer”