Northern view: strong supplies keep cattle prices under pressure
There is little sign of a slowdown in factory throughput in Northern Ireland, leaving prices under pressure.
Camera at the mart: quality store cattle a strong steady trade in Kilrush
We were at Wednesday's special show and sale of cattle at Kilrush Mart. The trade was strong for all good-quality types, but plainer cattle were a little slower to sell.
Ringside comment: improved trade for quality cattle
There has been an improved trade for good-quality store cattle in the last week, but plainer-quality bullocks and heifers have been met with a slightly easier trade.
Northern view: processors move to cut beef prices as hogget trade eases
Meat plants in NI have moved to cut beef prices this week, as supplies of cattle are exceeding demand. Hogget prices have eased as demand also weakens.