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What's on: pedigree sale season is ramping up
Shanon Kinahan
Shanon Kinahan looks ahead to another busy chapter in the pedigree sales season.
29 March 2023 Markets
Dairy Trends: markets stagnate as supply rises
There wasn't much change in dairy prices this week, as demand remains low and supply increases.
29 March 2023 News
February milk prices slashed again as gap opens
The net result for February is Tirlán remain on top as they were for January, followed by another big player Aurivo in the west.
Drumgoonpoll 1 Sydney topping the polls in Tullamore
The Irish Hereford Breed Society is continuing to break records at society sales with a new premier sale record of €11,600, writes Shanon Kinahan.
29 March 2023 Pedigree
Friesian bulls fly to €5,400 in Nenagh
Shanon Kinahan reports from a very successful IHFA Friesian bull sale in Nenagh Mart today where Radney Istanbul topped the sale at €5,400.
29 March 2023 Pedigree
Friesian females on fire in Fermoy
Shanon Kinahan writes from the Cork Holstein Friesian Club show and sale, which was held in Corrin Mart last Friday.
28 March 2023 Markets
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.
24 March 2023 Pedigree
Camera at the Mart: cows commanding super prices in Ennis
Shanon Kinahan reports from the weekly cattle sale in Ennis Mart, Co Clare, where cows of all types were met with a mighty trade.
16 March 2023 Markets
Camera at the Mart: smaller number meet a stronger trade in Cashel
Shanon Kinahan reports from Saturday’s cattle sale in Cashel Mart, which held its first sale in conjunction with the online sales platform Martbids.
15 March 2023 Markets
Camera at the Mart: factory-fit cattle calling the shots in Portumna
It was another busy day in Portumna Mart last Wednesday for its weekly cattle sale, which saw approximately 325 cattle go through the sales ring, Shanon Kinahan reports.
15 March 2023 Markets
Camera at the Mart: quality comes up trumps in Nenagh
Shanon Kinahan was at Central Auctions, Nenagh, on Thursday for its annual spring dairy show and sale, which is held in conjunction with the IHFA.
10 March 2023 Markets
Camera at the Mart: producers of quality cattle well rewarded in Kilkenny
Shanon Kinahan reports from a busy day’s trading in Kilkenny Mart on Thursday, which saw over 97% of the 1,023 quality animals on offer sell on the day.
8 March 2023 Markets