articles about kanturk-mart
“While the situation ringside remains very different from what we are used to, everyone seems to be getting used to the ‘new normal’.”
“A 10-month-old Charolais weanling heifer made just over €3.60/kg.”
"There was a lot of online activity and the competition was good between online and ringside customers.”
“A big sale for the time of year with plenty of buyers ringside and online."
A mart spokesperson reported a 99% clearance.
A mart spokesperson reported a “flying” trade which led to a full clearance.
A full clearance was reported by the mart manager.
“We had 87 buyers with farmer buyers looking for cattle for grass.”
Just over 1,100 entries, including more than 700 calves, were offered for sale.
There was a 98% clearance on the day
"A good trade but the weather did not do us any favours."
“Plenty of customers for all animals except for poor Friesian bulls with no milk in them.”
“A bad morning here in Kanturk, which kept some people and cattle at home.”
One 10-month-old Hereford heifer reached €1,820.
“A full clearance with plenty of customers"
This is being reflected in the prices paid at the ringside
“A full clearance with plenty of customers" - mart manager
Some 580 entries went under the hammer
The manager said that farmers are "failing to get" finished cattle into factories.
“Weanling bulls were making up to €2.75/kg, while heifers were making up to €2.50/kg” - manager