'Big numbers of finished cattle' at Kanturk

The manager said that farmers are "failing to get" finished cattle into factories.

Prices ‘up €80-€100 from two weeks ago’ at Kanturk

“Weanling bulls were making up to €2.75/kg, while heifers were making up to €2.50/kg” - manager

Good demand for forward cattle at Kanturk

“Prices improved from last week,” – O’Keeffe

Improved trade at Kanturk

“We had a much better sale than last week” – O’Keeffe

Wet weather draws larger entry to Kanturk

“The biggest sale of the last few weeks due to deteriorating weather conditions" - O’Keeffe

98% clearance recorded at Kanturk

Some 526 entries – including 302 weanlings – were offered for sale

Steady trade for all animals at Kanturk

“A very big turnout of cattle with a complete clearance; plenty of customers at the ringside"

'Sales are still small with all the grass that is around'

'Quality store heifers and bullocks making €300-€500 with the weight'

Weanlings reach €1,200 at Kanturk

Pictures and Prices: 'Plenty of customers with light weanling bulls making top prices'

Good demand for store bullocks at Kanturk

'A good trade for all cattle' - O’Keeffe

Easier trade for cattle at Kanturk

370 cattle and 50 calves “which met a great trade” passed through the ring.

Demand exceeds supply at Kanturk

320 entries - including 70 calves - were offered sale; heifers hit €1,350, dry cows sold to €1,240 and bullocks peaked at €900.

A small sale of 310 animals at Kanturk

A Charolais dry cow sold for €1,480 while 4 HE bulls reached €355

"Cattle were a flying trade" at Kanturk

Calves achieved €285, while dry cows hit €1.220 and heifers sold to €990

Steady trade at Kanturk

“Plenty of customers and not enough cattle especially stores for grass."

Calves reach €360 at Kanturk

“A fine sale with plenty of buyers.”