Price report for Monday 19th October

Dry Cows

99% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,185  with Cows ranging in price from €290 to €1830 for a 895 kg Limousin.

Cows & Calves

85% clearance of  Cows & Calves at foot. The average price achieved was €2,258.  Prices ranged from €1,540 to €2,900 for Limousin with heifer calf at foot. Cows with male calves at foot the average price achieved was €3,125 with prices ranging from €3,100 to €3,250 for Charolais cow & bull calf.

In-calf Heifers

93% clearance of In- calf Heifers the average price achieved was €2,048 with  prices ranging from €1,420 to €3,600.

Female Weanlings Show & Sale

79% clearance of Female Weanlings with prices steady governed by quality. Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €762 with a maximum price of €1,280 for 275 kg Limousin . Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €880 with a maximum price of €2,040 for a 320 kg Limousin. Female weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,060 with a maximum price of €1,480 for 465 kg Charolais.

Sheep

Lambs  100% clearance of lambs 57 kg €117, 49.5 kg €115,  45 kg €105, 38.5 kg €88.5.

Ewes 89% clearance of ewes ranged from €80 to €121. Breeding ewes  ranged from €100 to €200.