articles about weanling-prices
Trade was “sharp” for quality stock, according to McGuire
"Bull weanlings 200kg-350kg were plentiful and while not making big money, they averaged €2.35/kg"
“A fantastic yard of great cattle quality on offer with almost 100% clearance, while prices were back from last year"
"Light Friesian, Hereford and Angus cattle were met with good farmer demand" - Quinn
“Variance still exists between the quality calves and the plainer-type lots” – Egan
“Monday weanling sales are attracting big numbers with little or no trouble with trade" - McGuire
Bullocks sold for up to €1,580, heifers hit €1,430 and cull cows peaked at €1,570.
Demand was strong for continental weanling bulls.
Bullocks ranged from €128-€770 over and weanlings pushed from €200-€640 over
Weanling sold from €2.00/kg to €2.80/kg
Light to forward stores were a steady trade, according to McGuire
Farmers and exporters were active for weanlings
“Store bullocks are easy to sell"
"A great show of quality heifers met with good demand" - Ryan
“Light continental bulls saw a strong demand for export" - Quinn
“Sellers went home satisfied with a good trade prevailing" - Egan
A November-2018-born LMX - 395kg - €1,320 or €3.34/kg.
Cull cows hit €1.92/kg, heifers peaked at €2.29/kg and bullocks realised €2.24/kg
- ADDED2 mths ago