Price report for Monday 16th March

Dry Cows

95% clearance of Dry Cows prices steady. The average price achieved was €1,214  with Cows ranging in price from €445 to €1,480 for a 835 kg Charolais Cow.

In Calf Animals

70% clearance of In Calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,230 with prices ranging from €960 to €1,500 for Charolais Cow with time up early March to Limousin Bull.

Cows with calves at foot

100% clearance. of Cows with calves at foot. The average price achieved was €1,575 with prices ranging from €1,470 to €1,680.

Weanlings

We had 66% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices a bit less but  governed by quality. Male Weanlings <300 kg the average price was €700 with a maximum price of €850 for 300 kg Limousin.  Male Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price was €872 with a maximum price of €1,040 for 305 kg Charolais Male Weanling. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €929 with a maximum price of €1,085 for 405 kg Charolais Male Weanling. 

We had 68% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Female Weanlings <300 kg the average price achieved was €708 with a maximum price of €735 for 295 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €747 with a maximum price of €900 for 380 kg Charolais. Female Weanling 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €933 with a maximum price of €1,050 for 410 kg Charolais.

 Sheep

94% Clearance of Lambs with prices steady.  Lambs 54.5 kg made €138, Lambs 48 kg made €132 Lambs 40 kg made €110. Lambs 36.5 kg made €83. Lambs 30 kg made €35

90% clearance of Ewes Ranged in price from €44 to €147.00.  Breeding Sheep ranged from €180 to €250.