In pictures: heifers a stronger trade at Balla Mart
Despite larger numbers on offer, more farmer buyer demand lead to an improved heifer trade at Balla Mart.
Beef prices: trade holding to varying degrees
There is continued pressure in some plants to purchase cattle at a 5c/kg lower base but there are also plants holding at a base of €3.75/kg for steers and €3.85/kg for heifers.
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.
Super trade for calves at Kilrea Mart
Calves continue to realise exceptionally strong prices at Kilrea Mart, with steady demand for dairy and suckler cattle.