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Watch: 600kg-plus cattle average €1,835 in Kilkenny Mart
Niamh Murphy
While there was a buoyant trade for slaughter-fit animals auctioneer George Candler cited that tight grass supplies led to an easing in price for light and plainer Friesian animals.
Beef Trends: sun shining on factory trade
19 June 2024 Markets
Beef Trends: sun shining on factory trade
With numbers below 30,000 last week, factories are having to chase cattle.
Martbids Database: young cattle prices slip as cull cows remain in demand
19 June 2024 Markets
Martbids Database: young cattle prices slip as cull cows remain in demand
While steers, heifers and weanlings have fallen slightly this week, demand for cull cows seems to be insatiable.
Camera at the Mart: supply strong and trade alight in Tullamore
Shanon Kinahan was ringside in Tullamore Mart last Thursday for a large sale that met an exceptionally strong trade.
19 June 2024 Markets
NI Trends: prime cattle steady but cows on the up
Prices for prime cattle are steady in Northern Ireland, although there is more life in the cow trade.
19 June 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: cows are cream of the crop in Ennis
Trade was on fire in the cow ring at Ennis Mart last week, as factory buyers were extremely active for fleshed cows.
19 June 2024 Markets
Dawn Meats to expand for Aldi contract
New Aldi contract of 25m per year, will mean 15 new jobs and triggers a €5m expansion for Dawn's Waterford factory.
19 June 2024 News
Watch: heavy bullocks and bull weanlings a solid trade in Tuam
Finished bullocks and bull weanlings met with a firm demand, with low numbers forcing factory agents and farmers to dig deep to secure lots.
18 June 2024 Markets
Beef price update: agents using mart trade to boost numbers
Mart managers report greater activity from factory agents in sales, with increased competition in particular for top-quality fleshed cows.
17 June 2024 Markets
Factories move to reduce lamb price quotes
Base quotes for Monday have been pulled by 30c/kg to 50c/kg or the equivalent of €6 to €10.50 on a 21kg lamb carcase.
16 June 2024 Markets
Beef trade on the up
Adam Woods has news of an increase in quotes in factories this week.
12 June 2024 Markets
High prices for low entries in Kilkenny
Shanon Kinahan reports from last Thursday's weekly cattle sale in Kilkenny Mart.
12 June 2024 Markets