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Price report for Monday 3rd May

Dry Cows

92% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,290  with Cows ranging in price from €550 to €2,180 for an 1010 kg Charolais.

In-calf Animals

80% clearance of  In-calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,393.  Prices ranged from €1,000 to €2,400 for a Pure Bred Limousin In-calf Heifer.

Cows & Calves

100% clearance of Cows & calves with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,568 with Cows & Male Calves ranging in price from €1,200 to €2,000 for a Limousin Cow & Male Calf. Cows & female calves the average price achieved was €2,668 . They ranged in price from €1,560 to €3,920 for Simmental cow with twin heifer calves at foot.

Weanlings

81% Clearance of Female Weanlings . Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €774 with maximum price of €1,030 for 300 kg  Charolais.  Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €912 with a maximum price of €1,670 for a 370 kg Charolais. Female weanlings 400-500kg the average price achieved was €1,182 with  a maximum price of €2,180 for 430 kg Charolais. Female Weanlings >500 kg the average price achieved was €960 with a maximum price of €1,170 for 515kg Charolais.

74% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings < 300kg the average price achieved was €785 with a maximum price of €960 for 300 kg Charolais.  Male weanlings  300-400  kg the average price achieved was €895 with a maximum price of €1,240 for a 375 kg Charolais. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,048 with a maximum price of €1,225 for 475 kg Limousin. Male weanlings >500 kg the average price achieved was €1,242 with a maximum price of €1440 for 645kg  Simental.

Sheep on Line with MARTBIDS

Lambs 100% clearance 51 kg €172, 48 KG €169, 45kg €163, 41.5 0 kg €149  35 kg €120

 Ewes 100% Clearance price ranged from €77 to €182. Ewes & Lambs  ranged  from €176- €260.

Price report for Wednesday 28th April 2021.

Bullocks 

87% Clearance with a lively trade for the heavier Bullock. Bullocks  < 300 kg the average price achieved was €865 with a maximum price of €880 for 290 kg Charolais. Bullocks 300-400 kg the average price achieved was €1,008 with a maximum price of €1,130 for 395 kg Limousin. Bullocks 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,180 with a maximum price of €1,380 for 490 kg Charolais. Bullocks > 500 kg the average price achieved was €1,431 with a maximum price of €1,890 for 775 kg Aberdeen Angus

Heifers

72 % clearance of Heifers  trade a little easier due to scarcity of grass. Heifers  300-400 Kg the average price achieved was €942 with a Maximum of €1,025 for 375 kg Limousin. Heifers 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,102 with a maximum price of €1,340 for 495 kg Limousin. Heifers > 500 kg the average price achieved was €1,319 with a maximum price of €1,590 for 630 kg Charolais.

Price report for Monday 19th April

Dry Cows

100% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,309  with Cows ranging in price from €610 to €2,000 for an 840 kg Limousin.

In-calf Animals

100% clearance of  In-calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,173.  Prices ranged from €940 to €1,320 for BAX Heifer.

Cows & Calves

67% clearance of Cows & calves with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,780 with Cows ranging in price from €1,410 to €2,150.

Weanlings

83% Clearance of Female Weanlings . Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €592 with maximum price of €630 for 285 kg Aberdeen Angus .  Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €812 with a maximum price of €1,010 for a 390 kg Charolais. Female weanlings 400-500kg the average price achieved was €950 with  a maximum price of €970 for 425 kg Charolais.

53% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings < 300kg the average price achieved was €575 with a maximum price of €700 for 290 kg Simmental.  Male weanlings  300-400  kg the average price achieved was €883 with a maximum price of €1,010 for a 395 kg Charolais. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,078 with a maximum price of €1190 for 500 kg Charolais.

Pure Breed Un-haltred Sale

Bulls ranged from €940 to €2,080 for 1090 kg Limousin Bull. The top Charolais price was  €1,950 for 760 kg. The top Angus price was €1,840 for 655 kg 

Heifers ranged from €980 to €1,660 for 580 kg Charolais. The top price for Hereford Heifer was €1,310 for 620 kg. A 365 kg  Aberdeen angus was sold for €980. 

Sheep on Line with MARTBIDS

Lambs 78% clearance  53 KG €191, 51 kg  €184, 48kg €177, 45 kg €170, 40.5 KG €154,  36.5 kg €130. Ewes 100% Clearance price ranged from €22 to €177. Ewes & Lambs  ranged  from €180- €291.

 

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.

 

Bullock Sale 7th April

Bullocks 

We had a 95% Clearance with a lively Northern Trade   Bullocks 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,159 with a maximum price of €1,360 for 445 kg Charolais. Bullocks > 500 kg the average price achieved was €1,416 with a maximum price of €1,680 for 755 kg Charolais.

Price report for Monday 5th April

Dry Cows

100% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,331  with Cows ranging in price from €750 to €1,720 for an 1010 kg  Charolais.

In-calf Animals

100% clearance of  In-calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,412.  Prices ranged from €1,200 to €1,650 for Limousine Heifer in Calf to EBY.

Weanlings

92% Clearance of Female Weanlings  very good trade. Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €854 with maximum price of €1,080 for 295 kg Charolais.  Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €973 with a maximum price of €1,260 for a 325 kg Charolais. Female weanlings 400-500kg the average price achieved was €1,198 with a maximum price of €1,950 for 435 kg Charolais.

84% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings < 300kg the average price achieved was €825 with a maximum price of €930 for 28o kg Limousin. Male weanlings  300-400  kg the average price achieved was €984 with a maximum price of €1,280 for a 395 kg Charolais. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,045 with a maximum price of €1,330 for 415 kg Belgian Blue. Male Weanlings > 500 kg the average price achieved is €1,047 with a maximum price of €1,340 for 570 kg Charolais.

Sheep on Line with MARTBIDS

Lambs 96% clearance 62.5 kg €180, 50.5 KG €178, 46.5kg €168, 42.5 0 kg €167, 40 KG €147,  32 kg €90. Ewes 99% Clearance price ranged from €50 to €172. Ewes & Lambs  ranged  from €175- €296.

 

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.

 

Price report for Monday 15th March

Dry Cows

98% clearance of Dry Cows with very good demand for good quality. The average price achieved was €1,279  with Cows ranging in price from €690 to €1,730 for an 830 kg  Limousine.

In-calf Animals

100% clearance of  In-calf Animals. The average price achieved was €1,358.  Prices ranged from €1,200 to €1,480 . Cows & Calves at foot 75 % Clearance. the average price achieved was €1,907 prices ranged from €1,740 to €2,000.

Weanlings

75% Clearance of Female Weanlings  numbers small. Female Weanlings < 300 kg the average price achieved was €598 with maximum price of €640 for 215 kg Limousine. Female Weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €886 with a maximum price of €1,030 for a 390 kg Limousine. Female weanlings 400-500kg the average price achieved was €990 for 420kg Charolais.

96% clearance of Male Weanlings with prices governed by quality. Male Weanlings <0300kg the average price achieved was €770 with a maximum price of €980 for 300kg Charolais. Male weanlings 300-400  kg the average price achieved was €898 with a maximum price of €980 for a 400 kg Limousine. Male weanlings 400-500 kg the average price achieved was €1,080 with a maximum price of €1,200 for 450 kg Charolais.

Sheep on Line with MARTBIDS

Lambs 100% clearance 67 kg €182, 56.5kg €182, 49 kg €182, 43 kg €164, 41 kg €137, 35.5 kg €104. . Ewes 100% Clearance price ranged from €79 to €170. Ewes & Lambs  ranged  from €176- €245.