Talking Trade: Demand remains strongest for quality lots

A reduction in factory quotes is not instilling potential buyers with confidence, as outlined by renowned auctioneer George Candler.

Talking Trade: Improved demand for quality weanlings

Bullocks and heifers improved by €10-€30/head at some venues this week. Plainer types remained difficult to clear.

Talking Trade: Improved trade for quality forward stores

Improved grass growth rates with more farmer customers. Quality was the main driver of price, as plainer lots were difficult to sell.