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.
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.