Steady trade for all classes at Roscommon

There was a full clearance of bullocks and dry cows, while 86% of heifers found new homes.

‘Positive’ trade for bullocks at Roscommon

"Plenty of customers in attendance who were anxious for stock"

Firm trade at Roscommon

'A large number of customers in attendance resulted in a very high clearance of lots'

‘Good demand for all classes’ at Roscommon

Heifers fetched from €385-€600 over the kilo and bullocks pushed from €380 up to €595 over the kilo

Plainer types difficult to clear at Roscommon

‘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.

Steady trade at Roscommon

Bullocks fetched €385 - €665 over the kilo while Heifers sold from €365 - €570 over the kilo

Steady trade for all types at Roscommon

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.

Farmers active at Roscommon Mart’s 60th anniversary sale

“With the continued good grass growth, farmers were actively sourcing stock resulting in a good clearance of lots.”

Bullocks reach €1,075 over at Roscommon

“There was a good demand for stock with a high clearance of lots.”

Dry cows reach €1,865 at Roscommon

A brisk trade led to a high clearance of lots

Heifers sell to €1,160 over at Roscommon

“There was a good sized sale again with excellent stock on offer.”

Trade holds firm at Roscommon

Bullocks sold from €2.32-€2.89/kg, heifers made from €2.17-€2.43/kg and dry cows pushed from €1.74-€2.40/kg.

Heifers climb to €1,015 over at Roscommon

“A brisk trade all-round with plenty of customers actively sourcing cattle resulting in a very high clearance of lots.” - Maura Quigley

Heifers sell to €940 over the kg at Roscommon

Bullocks met with a steady trade, while there was a firm trade for heifers.

Bullocks made up to €1,013 over the kg at Roscommon

There was a brisk trade for all stock with a strong demand, in particular, for bullocks from the large number of customers present, according to Maura Quigley.

Heifers sell to €4.06/kg at Roscommon

Pictures: “There was an electric trade for Heifers with prices ranging from €2.64-€4.06/kg. The trade for quality bulls was solid with good prices achieved, in particular, for the lighter-type animal”

Bullocks top out at €820 over at Roscommon

“There were better numbers on offer on Friday, with prices holding well and a good clearance of lots” – Maura Quigley