Price report for Monday 12th April

Dry Cows

97% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,300  with Cows ranging in price from €870 to €1,840 for an 875 kg  Charolais.

In-calf Animals

64% clearance of  In-calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,292.  Prices ranged from €1,210 to €1,810 for Limousine Heifer due mid April in Calf to Fiston.

Cows & Calves

95% clearance of Cows & calves with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,583 with Cows ranging in price from €1,360 to €1,840.

Weanlings

37% Clearance of Female Weanlings . Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €667 with maximum price of €740 for 280 kg Charolais.  Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €846 with a maximum price of €960 for a 315 kg Limousin. Female weanlings 400-500kg the average price achieved was €1,090 for 430 kg Charolais.

87% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings < 300kg the average price achieved was €668 with a maximum price of €760 for 290 kg Simmental.  Male weanlings  300-400  kg the average price achieved was €915 with a maximum price of €1,090 for a 390 kg Charolais. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €954 with a maximum price of €1160 for 405 kg Charolais. Male Weanlings >500 kg the average price achieved was €1,100 with a maximum price of €1,150 for 560kg Simmental.

Shorthorn Pedigree Sale

Shorthorn Bulls ranged from €900 to €2,650 for 570 kg

Shorthorn Heifers ranged from €750 to 2400 for 570 kg

Sheep on Line with MARTBIDS

Lambs 100% clearance 56 kg €198, 53 KG €189, 48kg €182, 42 kg €156, 39 KG €147,  32 kg €80. Ewes 100% Clearance price ranged from €54 to €186. Ewes & Lambs  ranged  from €150- €220.