Ballymote: weanling bulls and heifers met with a flying trade
Last week's special show and sale of weanlings at Ballymote Mart saw strong demand from farmers and agents for all types of stock.
Global beef insight: delving into UK beef imports and exports for 2018
The UK has an import requirement of over 400,000t of beef with Ireland being the number-one supplier with beef exports of some 283,000t in 2017
What's on in the marts in the coming weeks
A guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts in the coming weeks.
Ringside comment: slight improvement in store trade
There has been an increase in the number of store buyers at marts. However, weanlings continue to be a tricky trade at times.