Price report for Monday 9th 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 €1790 for a 845 kg Limousin Cow.

In Calf Animals

95% clearance of In Calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,124 with prices ranging from €925 to €1500 for Charolais Cow with time up early March to Limousin Bull.

Pure Bred Unhaltered Sale

74% clearance. Males. The average price achieved was €1,130 with prices ranging from €800 to €1,600 for Aberdeen Angus Male. We  had 73% of Females. The average price achieved was €1,058 with prices ranging from €900 to €1,200. An Aberdeen Angus Cow with male calf at foot made €2,000.

Weanlings

We had 62% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices a bit less but  governed by quality. Male Weanlings <300 kg the average price was €777 with a maximum price of €825 for 275kg Charolais.  Male Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price was €911 with a maximum price of €1,060 for 365 kg Charolais Male Weanling. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,046 with a maximum price of €1,100 for 490 kg Charolais Male Weanling. 

We had 56% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Female Weanlings <300 kg the average price achieved was €629 with a maximum price of €805 for 300 kg Limousin. Female Weanlings 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €744 with a maximum price of €1,000 for 340 kg Charolais. Female Weanling 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €943 with a maximum price of €1,100 for 420 kg Charolais.

 Sheep

94% Clearance of Lambs with prices steady.  Lambs 53 kg made €137, Lambs 48 kg made €120 Lambs 44.5 kg made €104 , Lambs 40 kg made €99. Lambs 30 kg €50.

90% clearance of Ewes Ranged in price from €43 to €145.00.  Breeding Sheep ranged from €125 to €150.