Ringside comment: mixed mart trade continues
Sales continue to be very small at all marts around the country, though numbers will start to rise as autumn weanling sales start to take place.
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.
Mart manager comment: slightly improved weanling heifer trade
We talk to Martin McNamara of Clare Marts to see how the trade is going in Clare.
What's on: a guide to special and upcoming sales
A guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts in the coming weeks.