Ringside comment: lower numbers and firm demand holds prices
The mart trade has been a little more positive in recent days, mart managers have said that continued strong buyer activity has kept a firm floor under prices of all cattle.
What's on in the marts in the coming weeks
A guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts in the coming weeks.
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.
Farmers driving weanling demand
Farmer demand is said to have increased for all types of stock. Weanling heifers have seen an increase in prices, while bulls are easier sold but selling at similar prices.