Price report for Monday 7th December

Dry Cows

92% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,257  with Cows ranging in price from €500 to €1860 for an 890 kg  Limousin.

In-calf Animals

83% clearance of  Incalf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,757.  Prices ranged from €1,060 to €2,620 for Simmental due end December to ZAG

Pure Bred Animals

94% clearance of  Pure Bred Animals. The average price achieved for Females was €2,283.  Cows averaged €2,633

Weanlings

94% Clearance of Female Weanlings with prices steady governed by quality. Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €649 with maximum price of €710 for 285 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €787 with a maximum price of €925 for a 340 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €949  with a maximum price of €1,150 for 460 kg Charolais.

86% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €629 with a maximum price of €710 for 285 kg Charolais. Male Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €787 with a maximum price of €925 for a 340 kg Charolais. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €949 with a maximum price of €1,150 for 460 kg Charolais. 

Sheep

Lambs  95% clearance of lambs 61kg €132.50, 50 kg €128.5,  48.5kg €118,  44  kg €117,  40.5 kg  €102.50, 36 kg €92.5. Ewes  99% clearance of ewes ranged from €46 to €124.