Dry Cows Cows
We had a 90% clearance of Dry Cows prices remaining steady . The average price achieved was €1,105 with Cows ranging in price from €570 to €1,605 for a Limousin Cow weighing 790 kg
We had a 100% clearance of Cows with calves at foot with prices steady. The average price for Cows with Heifer calve at foot was €1,643 prices ranged from €1,497 to €1,942. The average price achieved for Cows with Bull calves at foot was €1,710 .
We had a 74% clearance of In calf Heifers. The average price was €1,549 prices ranged from €1,040 to €1,900 for a Limousin Heifer 8 months incalf.
We had a 90% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices steady. The average price for Weanlings under 300kg was €705 with a maximum price of €850 for 265 kg Charolais Female. Weanlings between 301-400 kg the average price was €881 with a maximum price of €1,010 for a 400 kg Charolais Female Weanling.
We had a 98% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices stable The average price for Male Weanlings under 300 kg was €744 with a maximum price of €960 for 300 kg Charolais Male. Male Weanlings between 301-400 kg the average price was €871 with a maximum price of €1,025 for a 390 kg Charolais Male Weanling. Small number of Male Weanlings over 400kg the average price was €950 with a maximum price of €1,000 for a 455kg Charolais Male weanling
Good clearance of Sheep
Sheep numbers slightly up this week and prices a little improved. we had a 98% clearance of Lambs . Lambs 55kg made €110. Lambs 47.5kg made €105, Lambs 45kg made €98, Lambs 42kg made €90. Lambs 35.5 kg made €70
Culled Ewes 100% Clearance ranged from €40 to €121. Breeding Sheep €151-200. Rams €200.