Mart manager comment: Tom McCarthy, Bandon
Numbers have been small in recent sales, but enquiries from sellers should lead to increased numbers in the coming weeks.
Beef trends update: trade remains in sluggish form
The last full week’s kill in 2018 is witnessing factories focusing on steers and heifers, with a high percentage of young bull and cow throughput confined to regular sellers.
Headford Christmas Cracker ends on a positive note
Saturday's sale at Headford Mart saw the Christmas Cracker sale take place which wraps up sales at the mart for the year.
Five-star clearance makes five-star prices in Wexford
The farming community in the southeast turned out in droves to support the suckler clearance sale in New Ross Mart on Saturday, writes Jack Kennedy.