Mart manager comment: slight improvment in prices this week
Tuesday's sale saw a slightly improved trade for good quality stock.
Camera at the mart: calmer waters lead to price rises in Bandon
A week is a long time in calf sales, and this was evident ringside at Bandon mart. The influence of weather on the prices was visible for all to see, with a lift in export calf prices.
Beef prices: factories in a strong position as bank holiday stifles demand
A day's less processing is leaving factories in an even stronger position with no pressure on agents to source cattle.
In pictures: buyers for all types at Dowra sale
Livestock specialist Nathan Tuffy attended the general cattle sale in Dowra Mart to see how the trade was going.