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Pedigree
Martbids announces September Select Aberdeen Angus Timed Auction
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has details of a rare opportunity to acquire stock from some of Northern Ireland’s top Aberdeen Angus pedigree herds.
27 July 2022 Markets
NI Trends: beef finishers resisting price cuts; lamb prices down 25p/kg
Beef finishers in Northern Ireland are digging in and unwilling to accept price cuts on prime cattle. Lambs continue to face price pressure, with quotes down 25p/kg.
11 July 2022 Markets
Beef finishers resist further price pressure
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including the latest quotes available for finished stock.
NI Trends: finished cattle prices holding firm; fat lamb price recovers
Finished cattle remain a steady trade in Northern Ireland, despite factories talking the market down. Meanwhile, fat lamb prices have recovered after recent price cuts.
29 June 2022 Markets
Beef Trends: factories talk down beef trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including this week’s factory quotes for finished stock.
29 June 2022 Markets
Factories try to tighten grip on trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished cattle.
27 June 2022 Markets
Why are bulls so dangerous?
Aidan Brennan looks at some of the factors behind why bulls are such a danger on farms and in the countryside.
15 June 2022 Breeding & health
Tullamore Farm: first 18 bulls averaging €2220/head
While beef price is positive and carcase values are up, higher input costs mean a close eye needs to be kept on performance.
15 June 2022 Grass & feeding
Beef Trends: cattle kill continues to fall
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished stock.
1 June 2022 Markets
Beef quotes steady with solid demand
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
30 May 2022 Markets
Beef Trends: factories scramble for stock
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished animals.
25 May 2022 Markets
Beef price heading for €6/kg
Adam Woods has the latest on the beef trade including what’s driving the current increase in beef quotes.
18 May 2022 Markets