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Some “cracking forward heifers” were also met with an excellent trade, according to a mart spokesperson.
Store heifers earned up to €560 over the kg.
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.
Heifers earned up to €3.09/kg on the day.
Buyers made their bids both at home and on-site after viewing the stock before the sale commenced.
Weanling heifers ranged from €2.40-€3.02/kg on the day while calves sold as low as €5/head up to €312/head.
“Quality young cattle especially were dearer than previous weeks."
Trade was similar to previous weeks, according to a mart spokesperson
The sale attracted a small entry, but a good clearance was recorded.