Category Archives: Elphin Mart Sales

The section contains Elphin Mart Sales information. All enquiries to Gerry Connellan (Manager) on 071-9635061 or 071-9635065 or via email to elphincoopmart@eircom.net .

Dry Cows, Sucklers and Weanlings: Sales on Mondays at 6pm.
Booking in the Office at all times.

Day sales for Weanlings during the month of October, Easter Monday and the first Monday in May – actual times published nearer the dates.
Booking in the Office at all times.

Deadline for taking Bookings for big Weanling sales: the previous Friday week at 9:30am. Dates will be published in our news section.

Sheep: Sales on Mondays at 7:30pm.

Bullocks or Heifers: Sales on Wednesdays at 11:30am (Alternating every second week).

Please note that there will be no Wednesday sales during June, July and early August.
Further details of each Sale is published below:

Price report for Monday 13th November

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

Cows

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 .

Incalf Heifers

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.

Weanling 

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.

Price report for Out to Grass Sale Heifers 17th April

Heifer trade improving

We had a 83% clearance of Heifers with trade well improved. The average price for Heifers 301-400 kg  was €883 with a maximum price of €1,070 for 390 kg Charolais Heifer. The average price for Heifers 401-500 kg was €1,160 with a maximum price of €1,535 for 500 kg Charolais Heifer. The average price for Heifers over 500 kg was €1,405 with a maximum price of €1,760 for a 645 kg Belgian Blue Heifer.

 

Sales for April

Monday 3rd April Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer  Pure-bred Un-haltered sale all Breeds 40 Lots 17 Charolais Bull, 3 Charolais Heifers, 11AA Bulls, 5 Maiden AA Heifers, 3 AA Incalf, 3 Limousin Bulls & 1 Simmental In-calf Cow. @ 6.00p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.  Sheep sale 7.30p.m .

Monday 10th April Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale @7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 12th April Special Out to Grass Sale of Heifers including  Breeding  Heifers & AA Heifers. Prizes for Best Breeding Heifer and Best Pen 1st & 2nd minimum of 3 Heifers Booking Wednesday 5th April @ 9.30a.m Sale @11.00a.m. 

Saturday 15th April Organic Sale for all types of cattle and sheep sale @ 12.00 noon. Booking with Organic Society.

Monday 17th April  Easter Monday Bank Holiday Special Weanling Sale for Males & Females@ 11.00a.m. Bookings Friday  7th April by phone on 071-9635061@ 9.30a.m. Dry Cows, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m.

Wednesday 19th April Special Out to Grass Sale of Bullocks including AA Bullocks. Prizes for Best Pen 1st & 2nd minimum of 3 Bullocks Booking Wednesday 12th April @ 9.30a.m Sale @11.00a.m.

Monday 24th April Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Sales November & December

Monday 7th November Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, 35 In-calf Heifer & 40 cows with calves at foot @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 9th November: Special Bullock & Heifer Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 2nd November @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Friday 11th November:  60 Incalf Heifers for Martin O’connor Sale @ 7.00p.m 

Monday 14th November Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers. Special entry of 23 In-calf heifers  sale @ 6.00p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 16th November: Special Heifer & Bullock Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 9th November @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061

Monday 21st November Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Clearance Sale of 16 Suckler Cows, 5 In-calf Heifers. Also Purebred Unhaltered sale for all breeds @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale @ 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 23rd November : Special Bullock & Heifer Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 16th November @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 28th November Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers. Special entry of 25 Sucklers @ 6.00p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 30th November: Special Heifer & Bullock Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 23rd November @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Saturday 3rd December:  Charolais Society Christmas Cracker @ 12.00noon

Monday 5th December Weanling Sale Dry Cows, Sucklers and Special Entry of 40 In-calf Heifers @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061

Wednesday 7th December: Special Bullock & Heifer Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 30th November @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 12th December Weanling Sale, Dry Cows, Sucklers @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061

Wednesday 14th December: Special Heifer & Bullock Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 7th December @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 19th December:  Weanlings, Dry Cows, Sucklers  @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  

 

LAST SALE FOR 2016

Sales September & October 2016

Monday 19th September Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 21st September: Special Heifer & Bullock Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 14th September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 26th September Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers. Special entry of 10 In-calf heifers in calf to AI Limousin bull calving October November. Also Purebred Unhaltered sale for all breeds @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale @ 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 28th September: Special Bullock & Heifer Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 21st September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Saturday 1st October Organic Sale for cattle & Sheep Sale @ 12.00 noon. Bookings with Organic society

Monday 3rd October Annual Charolais Weanling Sale @ 11.00a.m Bookings Friday 23rd September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061. Dry Cows, Sucklers and Special Entry of 80 In-calf Heifers and 15 cows with calves at foot for Paul Howley Export tested @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061

Wednesday 5th October: Special Heifer & Bullock Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 28th September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 10th October Weanling Sale @ 11.00a.m
Dry Cows, Sucklers and Special Entry of 60 In-calf Heifers @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061

Wednesday 12th October: Special Bullock & Heifer Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 5th October @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Saturday 15th October Pure Bred Unhaltered sale, for Breeding Females only, all breeds@ 12.00 noon.Booking forms available in the office or on the web site. Entry fee €20.00

Monday 17th October Weanling Sale @ 11.00a.m
Dry Cows, Sucklers and Special Entry of 41 In-calf Heifers calving October onward Export tested @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061

Wednesday 19th October: Special Heifer & Bullock Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 14th October @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 24th October Annual Show & Sale of Female Weanlings @ 11.00a.m Booking Friday 14th October@ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061 Dry Cows, Sucklers and Special Entry of 51 In-calf Heifers @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  

Wednesday 26th October: Special Bullock & Heifer Sale @ 11.00a.m. Bookings Wednesday 19th October @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061

Monday 31st October Annual Show & Sale of Male Weanlings @ 11.00a.m Booking Friday 21st October@ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061 Dry Cows, Sucklers and Special Entry of 36 In-calf Heifers @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m

Sales August & September

Monday 22nd August Sale of Dry Cows, Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m.  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 29th August Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m.  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 31st August : Priority Sale of Aberdeen Angus & Hereford stock in conjunction with our Sale of Bullocks & Heifers at 11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday 24th August at 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 5th September Opening Sale of Weanlings, Dry Cows,Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m. Bookings Friday 26th August @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 7th September: Annual Continental Heifer Sale @11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday 31st August @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 12th September Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 14th September: Annual Continental Bullock Sale @11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday 7th September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 19th September Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 21st September: Special Heifer & Bullock Sale @11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday  14th September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 26th September Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 28th September: Special Bullock & Heifer Sale @11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday  21st September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 3rd October Annual Charolais Weanling Sale A 11.00a.m Bookings Friday  23rd September @ 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061. Dry Cows, Sucklers In-calf Heifer @ 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m  Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061

Sales July-August

Monday 11th July Sale of Heifers, Bullocks, Dry Cows, Sucklers, In-calf Heifer & Weanlings at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 18th July Sale of Heifers, Bullocks, Dry Cows, Sucklers, In-calf Heifer & Weanlings, at 6.00p.m Special Entry of 10 Continental Cross Heifers in calf to AI Limousin Bulls calving July on wards AI Certificates. Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 25th July Sale of Heifers, Bullocks, Dry Cows, Sucklers, In-calf Heifer & Weanlings at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 1st August Bank Holiday Monday. Opening Harvest  Weanlings Sale      Sale of Heifers, Bullocks, Dry Cows, Sucklers, In-calf Heifer & Weanlings at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061on Friday 22nd July @ 9.30a.m.

Wednesday 3rd August : Opening Harvest Sale of Heifers and Bullocks at 11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday 27th July at 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 8th August Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061

Sales April 2016

Monday 4th April Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Bullocks, Heifers Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 11th April Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Bullocks, Heifers Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 13th April : Special out to grass Sale of Heifers at 11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday 6th April at 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 18th April Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings, Bullocks, Heifers Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Wednesday 20th April : Special out to grass Sale of Bullocks at 11.30a.m. Bookings Wednesday 13th April at 9.30a.m by phone on 071-9635061.

Monday 25th April Sale of Dry Cows, Weanlings Bullocks, Heifers Sucklers In-calf Heifer at 6.00p.m Sheep sale 7.30p.m
Bookings taken by phone on 071-9635061.

Please watch out for our Pure Bred “Un-haltered Sale” of all breeds on Saturday 7th May @ 12.00 noon. Entry Forms available in the Mart office or by phone 071-9635061