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Brazil can resume exports to China
Phelim O'Neill
Beef from Brazil cleared to enter China following BSE suspension in February.
24 March 2023 Pedigree
In pictures: Peavoy’s polly bull tops Kilkenny at €4,800
With 96 bulls forward and a 76% clearance rate, Kilkenny’s first pedigree bull sale of the season was a big success, Shanon Kinahan writes.
22 March 2023 Pedigree
Sultan is the king of the ring in Elphin
Shanon Kinahan reports from a positive day’s trading at Elphin Mart at the 2023 Irish Charolais Cattle Society spring premier show, which saw Clenagh2 Sultan top the sale at €13,000.
Where does the Irish Government stand on Mercosur?
With a new president in Brazil, the EU is open to pushing on with the Mercosur deal and the Irish Government will have to decide its position on ratifying.
22 March 2023 News
40% increase in calf exports year to date
The Netherlands is underpinning a significant increase in export volumes with import figures running 48% higher.
22 March 2023 Markets
Wet weather tempers cattle mart trade a little
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s cattle trade including the latest on what’s happening in marts around the country.
22 March 2023 Markets
Beef prices: factories move to manage kill numbers
Beef quotes remain very steady this week, with some slight improvement in some locations.
22 March 2023 Markets
In pictures: sharp weanling trade in Castlerea Mart
An entry of over 140 male weanlings / yearlings recorded an average price of €3.12/kg while over 80 weanling / yearling heifers recorded a fine average price of €3.32/kg.
22 March 2023 Markets
Calf numbers and prices ease
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s calf trade including prices from around the country’s marts.
22 March 2023 Markets
Beef Management: SCEP, Weather Woes and Vaccinations
Adam Wood takes a look at the new SCEP scheme, a checklist for rehousing in the current conditions and keeping up to date with vaccinations.
22 March 2023 Markets
Factories drop days to manage kill
Steady beef trade with slight improvement in some areas.
20 March 2023 Markets
In pictures: calf numbers bounce back up in Bandon
Calf numbers were up on last week and, after a blip last week, prices for shipping calves improved also.
20 March 2023 Markets