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Auctioneer George Candler reported that both online and ringside bidders created plenty of interest.
Heavy lambs peaked at €130/head at Kilkenny.
Weanling heifers reached a top price of €3.23/kg.
Up to €1580/head was paid for dry cows on the day.
Cull cows topped out at €1,710, while bullocks hit €1,240.
Quality lots were still very much in demand, according to a mart spokesperson.
Bullocks made up to €3.32/kg in the online sale.
There was a very strong trade for all types of stock, according to a mart spokesperson.
Customers viewed the stock before the sale and went online to bid, both at home and on-site
Over 1000 animals were sold through the online mart during the week.
“There was a strong trade for all lots with prices averaging from €2.32 per kilo up to €3.30 per kilo with plenty of online bidders."
Weanlings and bullocks averaged €1050/head or €2.53/kg.