Ringside comment: increased farmer activity lifts heifer prices
The past week has seen much increased farmer demand for all types of good-quality cattle. The biggest lift was seen in the demand for heifers.
In pictures: Friesian bullocks make up to €1,650 in Bandon
Demand for good-quality Angus and Hereford store bullocks remains on par with other springs, but poorer-quality stock are really feeling the pinch as finishers are more cautious about what they purchase.
What's on: a guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts
A guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts in the coming weeks around the country.
Ringside Comment: steady trade as numbers ease
The past week has seen a steady trade at the marts for all types of stock, despite poor weather conditions in the early part of the week.