Marts slower to build momentum in 2019
Many marts have recorded lower throughput in the first sales of 2019, with some producers taking a wait and see approach to how the trade commences.
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.
Strong trade for bullocks in Kilkenny
Sale report from Kilkenny Mart's general cattle sale on Thursday 21 March, powered by the MartBids app.
Beef finishers facing 'financial ruin'
Winter finishing budgets pointed to prices of €4.40/kg to €4.50/kg being required to deliver a €100 margin. Prices have failed to get anywhere near this level.