Price report for Monday 17th August

Dry Cows

97% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,257  with Cows ranging in price from €550 to €1980 for a 980 kg  Belgian Blue Cow.

Bulls

86% clearance of Bulls  the average price achieved was €1,402 prices ranged from €1,040 to €1,580 for an Aberdeen Angus Bull weighing 980 Kg .

Heifers

100% clearance of Heifers. > 500 kg the average price achieved was €1,160 with a maximum price of €1,190 for a 560 kg Aberdeen Angus Heifer.

Weanlings

78% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices steady governed by quality. Male Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €673 with a maximum price of €740 for 290 kg Charolais. Males Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €9220 with a maximum price of €1,220 for a 360 kg Charolais. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,010 with a maximum price of €1,070 for 435 kg Charolais. Male Weanling > 500 kg the average price achieved was €927 with a maximum price of €970 for 525 kg Simmental.

88% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €670 with a maximum price of €740 for 275 kg Limousin. Females Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €810 with a maximum price of €910 for a 370 kg Charolais. Female weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €853 with a maximum price of €1,220 for 360 kg Charolais. Weanling >500 kg the average price achieved was €1,125 with a maximum price of €1,170 for 505 kg Limousin.

Sheep

Lambs 100% clearance of lambs 55.5 kg €135, 48 kg €116.5, 04, 46 kg €108.5, 43.5 kg €106.5, 40.5 kg €97  36 kg €90. Ewes 82% clearance of ewes ranged from €40 to €131. Breeding ewes  ranged from €160 to €201. Ewe with lamb at foot €103.