articles about roscommon-mart
“There was a good selection of breeding heifers on offer with lots making up to €1,710"
“Prices improved from the previous special sale" - Quigley
"A brisk trade for heifers with plenty of customers in attendance which resulted in a very high clearance of lots" - Quigley
Springers sold from €1,780-€2,450
“There was a huge entry of top-quality stock on offer at last Friday’s sale” – Quigley
Heifers sold from €2.11-€2.71/kg while bullocks ranged from €1.85-€2.18/kg.
"Plenty of customers actively sourcing stock" - Quigley
“Once again, there were plenty of customers actively sourcing stock” - Quigley
“Plenty of customers in attendance actively sourcing stock” - Quigley
There was a full clearance of bullocks and dry cows, while 86% of heifers found new homes.
"Plenty of customers in attendance who were anxious for stock"
'A large number of customers in attendance resulted in a very high clearance of lots'
Heifers fetched from €385-€600 over the kilo and bullocks pushed from €380 up to €595 over the kilo
‘Quality cattle sold well’ - bullocks from €2.12-€2.71/kg, heifers made from €2.04-€2.38/kg and dry cows traded at €1.69-€1.81/kg.
Bullocks fetched €385 - €665 over the kilo while Heifers sold from €365 - €570 over the kilo
Bullocks made from €2.06/kg-€2.65/kg, heifers sold from €1.93-€2.22/kg and dry cows climbed from €1.57-€1.75/kg.
“With the continued good grass growth, farmers were actively sourcing stock resulting in a good clearance of lots.”
"Prices fetched €106 for 47.5kgs”
“There was a good demand for stock with a high clearance of lots.”