Beef prices: fewer steers and heifers processed
A reduction in throughput of 931 steers and heifers was cancelled out by cow and young bull throughput rising 1,112.
Cattle prices: strong trade for quality stock at Balla Mart
Saturday’s sale at Balla Mart saw a slightly smaller entry of stock on offer compared with last week, but the trade again was quite strong.
Animal welfare campaigners protest against live exports
The advocacy group Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) staged a demonstration outside the GPO in Dublin this Saturday.