Beef trends: producers resigned to flat trade
The mood among beef finishers is at a low level and with last week’s kill surpassing 40,102 head and continued delays in getting cattle killed, there is little cause for optimism.
Beef prices: trade holding to varying degrees
There is continued pressure in some plants to purchase cattle at a 5c/kg lower base but there are also plants holding at a base of €3.75/kg for steers and €3.85/kg for heifers.
Bullocks make up to €2.79/kg in Roscrea
Sale report from Roscrea Mart's general cattle sale on Friday 22 March, powered by the MartBids app.
Super trade for calves at Kilrea Mart
Calves continue to realise exceptionally strong prices at Kilrea Mart, with steady demand for dairy and suckler cattle.