Camera at the mart: pivotal year for suckler and beef farmers
In its first sale of 2019, Dowra recorded a relatively firm trade for forward store heifers, while bulls saw more challenging conditions.
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.
Strong trade for bullocks in Kilkenny
Sale report from Kilkenny Mart's general cattle sale on Thursday 21 March, powered by the MartBids app.
Beef finishers facing 'financial ruin'
Winter finishing budgets pointed to prices of €4.40/kg to €4.50/kg being required to deliver a €100 margin. Prices have failed to get anywhere near this level.