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Dry cows sold to €1,070, heifers climbed to €1,170 and bullocks topped out at €1,320.
“Trade was much the same as last week.” - O’Keeffe
Just over 1,290 entries were offered for sale; calves reached €320, dry cows hit €990, heifers realised €1,075 and bullocks peaked at €1,080.
“Despite the rain over the last few days, trade was exceptionally strong in both rings.”
“The bad morning kept some buyers and sellers at home, nevertheless, cattle were in great demand” - O’Keeffe
““The lovely weather brought out many visitors and plenty of customers were looking for cattle with the grass growing” – O’Keeffe.
“A good sale all-round but bad FR calves are hard to sell” – Seamus O’Keeffe.
“Prices were the same as last week with plenty of customers, but all talking about the prices at factory-level”
“Great demand for all types of stock with plenty of customers at the ringside; a full clearance was recorded” – Michael Scanlon.
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Some 450 entries went under the hammer; calves ranged from €30-€300, weanlings hit €500, dry cows sold to €900, heifers made up to €1,105 and bullocks realised €1,020.
“Numbers were a bit smaller due to inclement weather in the area. Bullocks and heifers were a very lively trade with prices well up on last week”
Heifers made up to €2/kg for the choice lots, while dry cows fetched from €100 under the kg to €300 over.