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Price report for Monday 23rd March 2020

Dry Cows

96% clearance of Dry Cows prices back due to uncertain markets. The average price achieved was €1,024  with Cows ranging in price from €500 to €1,400 for a 840 kg Charolais Cow.

In Calf Animals

100% clearance of In Calf Animals. With prices ranging from €1,000 to €1,200

Cows with calves at foot

100% clearance. of Cows with calves at foot. The average price achieved was €1,470.

Weanlings

We had 92% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices a bit less but  governed by quality. Male Weanlings <300 kg the average price was €739 with a maximum price of €880 for 285 kg Charolais.  Male Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price was €874 with a maximum price of €1,045 for 365 kg Charolais Male Weanling. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €987 with a maximum price of €1,040 for 430 kg Charolais Male Weanling. 

We had 91% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Female Weanlings <300 kg the average price achieved was €632 with a maximum price of €805 for 295 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €895 with a maximum price of €1,020 for 375 kg Charolais. Female Weanling 400-500 kg the maximum price of €1,080 for 455 kg Charolais.

 Sheep

96% Clearance of Lambs with prices steady.  Lambs 59 kg made €130, Lambs 52.5 kg made €127.5 Lambs 46 kg made €100. Lambs 43 kg made €100. Lambs 40 kg made €80. Lambs 33 kg made €71

100% clearance of Ewes Ranged in price from €25 to €150.  Breeding Sheep ranged from €178 to €185..

Price report for Wednesday 18th March

Heifers

We had 86% clearance of Heifers with prices governed by quality. Heifers 300-400 Kg the average price achieved was €920 with a maximum price of €985 for 380 kg Limousin. Heifers 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,056 with a maximum price of €1,305 for 500 kg Charolais. Heifers >500 kg the average price achieved was €1,269 with a maximum price of €1,515 for 700 kg Charolais.

Bullocks

We had 92% clearance of Bullocks with prices governed by quality. Bullocks 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,056 with a maximum price of €1,170 for 500 kg Chaolais. Bullocks  >500 kg the average price achieved was €1,299 with a maximum price of €1,590 for 655 kg Charolais.

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.

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.

Price report for Monday 2nd March

Weanlings

Show & Sale of Male Weanling Day Sale

A J Doherty got prize for best Male Weanling in the Yard Charolais €1,480 for 500kg. 2nd Prize Winner in the Charolais section Mary Regan got €1,230 for 400 kg. The Best Limousin Male 380 kg made €1,100 wile 2nd prize winner made €1,210 for 410 kg

We had 98% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings <300 kg the average price achieved was €794 with a maximum price of €955 for 300 kg Charolais. Male Weanlings 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €973 with a maximum price of €1.240 for 375 kg Charolais Male Weanling 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,091 with a maximum price of €1,480 for 500 kg Charolais. Male Weanlings  >500 kg the average price achieved was €1,267 with a maximum price of €1,570 for 515 kg Belgian Blue.

Dry Cows

97% clearance of Dry Cows prices steady. The average price achieved was €1,124  with Cows ranging in price from €525 to €1660 for a 920 kg Charolais Cow.

In-Calf Heifers

86% clearance of In-calf animals. The average price achieved was €1,115  ranging in price from €830 to €1,370 for a Limousin In-calf calving March.

Sheep

94% Clearance of Lambs with prices steady.  Lambs 60 kg made €138.5, Lambs 55.5 kg made €134.5 Lambs 50 kg made €130 , Lambs 46 kg made €128. Lambs 42.5 kg made €106. Lambs 31.5 kg made €85.

83% clearance of Ewes Ranged in price from €85 to €134.00.  Ewes with lambs at foot made  €220.

 

Price report for Monday 24th February

Weanlings

Show & Sale of Weanling Heifers Day Sale

Tommy Lyons got prize for best Female Weanling in the Yard Charolais €1,090 for €305 kg. 2nd Prize Winner in the Charolais section Mary Regan got €1,130 for 375 kg. The Best Limousin Female 325 kg made €1,200 while 2nd prize winner made €900 for 295 kg

We had 90% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Female Weanlings <300 kg the average price achieved was €775 with a maximum price of €980 for 290 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €934 with a maximum price of €1.410 for 355 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,087 with a maximum price of €1,440 for 480 kg Limousin. Female Weanlings   >500 kg the average price achieved was €1,170 with a maximum price of €1,270 for 550 kg Charolais

Price report for Monday 10th February

Dry Cows

100% clearance of Dry Cows prices steady. The average price achieved was €1,207  with Cows ranging in price from €400 to €1625 for a 825 kg Charolais Cow.

Cows with calves at foot

100% clearance of Cows with calves at foot. The average price achieved was €1,255 with maximum price of €1,340 for Angus Cow with male calf.

Pure Bred Unhaltered Sale

77% clearance. Males. 400 -500 kg The average price achieved was €1,075 with maximum price of €1,150 for Simmental Male 490 kg male >500 kg The average price achieved was €1,794 with maximum price of €2,600 for 805 kg Charolais Bull. Females. >500 kg The average price achieved was €1,448 with maximum price of €1,500 for 745 kg Aberdeen Angus Female.

Weanlings

We had 100% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings <300 kg the average price was €808 with a maximum price of €965 for 295kg Charolais.  Male Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price was €888 with a maximum price of €1,015 for 360 kg Charolais Male Weanling. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €865 with a maximum price of €960 for 465 kg Limousin Male Weanling. 

We had 100% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Female Weanlings ,300 kg the average price achieved was €737 with a maximum price of €750 for 300 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €871 with a maximum price of €1,020 for 400 kg Charolais Female Weanling.

 Sheep

100% Clearance of Lambs with prices steady.  Lambs 52.5 kg made €136, Lambs 49.5 kg made €130 Lambs 45.5 kg made €115.50 , Lambs 41.5 kg made €110. Lambs 36 kg €88.

100% clearance of Ewes Ranged in price from €50 to €147.00. 

Price report for Wednesday 5th February Show & Sale

Heifers

We had 94% clearance. Heifers 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €955 with a maximum price of €1,160 for 390 kg Limousin. Heifers 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,135 with a maximum price of €1,560 for 500 kg  Charolais. Heifers > 500 kg the average price achieved was €1,385 with a maximum price of €2,280 for 635 kg Belgian Blue a prize winner.

Chris Neary won overall best pair of Beef Heifers. He got Fist & 2nd prize for his Charolais animals & other breeds. Patrick Brehony got best pair of Limousin Beef Heifers. Patrick also got 1st Prize in the Charolais Store Section. also Best Butcher Heifer and best Breeding Heifer. Tommy Cox got 1st prize for his Limousin Store heifers.