Beef trends: cattle steady but cows under pressure
Reports show plenty of cattle coming on stream this week, with throughput intensified in response to heavy rainfall in many parts.
What's on in the marts
A guide to special sales in the marts in the coming weeks around the country.
Ringside comment: numbers remain high as feedlot demand reduces
High numbers of cull cows have been met with steady demand, while the weanling trade for plain and light-quality types continues to be difficult.
Northern view: slow beef trade sees base quotes easing 2p/kg
The beef trade in Northern Ireland remains dull and quotes have eased this week. Lambs continue to hold, with steady demand.