Weanling sales have got off to a strong start for 2022. Irish Farmers Journal MartBids analysis shows that the top third of bull weanlings in the 400kg to 450kg bracket this week are selling for between €1,300 and €1,400, or the equivalent of €3.14/kg.

Iveragh Mart in Caherciveen, Co Kerry, had its first autumn-born weanling sale this week.