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"The last calf sale of the year ended on a high with a great trade and a big crowd around the ring."
Cows sold for up to €2.20/kg, heifers hit €2.42/kg and bullocks made up to €2.36/kg.
Cull cows sold to €2.11/kg, while heifers climbed to €2.78/kg, weanling heifers reached €2.78/kg and bullocks realised €2.37/kg.
Cull cows sold to €1.87/kg, bulls peaked at €2.31/kg, heifers made up to €2.32/kg and bullocks realised €2.28/kg.
Heifers sold to €2.45/kg, bullocks peaked at €2.30/kg, weanling heifers made up to €2.82/kg and weanling bulls fetched up to €2.95/kg.
Cull cows made up to €2.08/kg, heifers topped out at €2.48/kg, bullocks hit €2.49/kg and weanling bulls topped out at €2.79/kg.
Bulls sold to €2.06/kg, heifers made up to €2.38/kg, bullocks topped out at €2.26/kg, weanling bulls realised €3.16/kg and weanling heifers followed at €2.92/kg.
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- ADDED4 mths ago
“An exceptionally large show of cow numbers with some 300 cows going under the hammer in; prices held firm and quality lots met a flying trade with strong activity around the ring.”
“It was great to see prices for good stores holding as good as this time last year. It shows confidence in the trade which is much needed for everyone” – Maurice Brosnan