Price report for Monday 22nd March

Dry Cows

93% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,339  with Cows ranging in price from €690 to €1,840 for an 890 kg  Charolais.

In-calf Animals

66% clearance of  In-calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,520.  Prices ranged from €1,200 to €1,820 . Cows & Calves at foot 80% Clearance. the average price achieved was €1,545 with a maximum price of €2,060 for Limousine Cow & Heifer Calf.

Weanlings

97% Clearance of Female Weanlings  numbers small. Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €705 with maximum price of €790 for 280 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €903 with a maximum price of €1,120 for a 400 kg Charolais. Female weanlings 400-500kg the average price achieved was €991with a maximum price of €1,150 for 440kg Charolais.

88% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €850 with a maximum price of €990 for a 385 kg Charolais. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €953 with a maximum price of €1,040 for 465 kg Limousine.

Sheep on Line with MARTBIDS

Lambs 88% clearance 48 kg €179, 45kg €164, 40 kg €156, 38 kg €108. Ewes 80% Clearance price ranged from €93 to €173. Ewes & Lambs  ranged  from €150- €250.