Strong shipper activity bolsters bull trade in Ennis
Matthew Halpin reports on Tuesday’s weanling, suckler and calf sale in Ennis, powered by MartBids.
Cattle prices: fewer farmers around the rings but demand still strong
Despite there being fewer farmers at the ringsides in Balla Mart on Saturday, there was a strong steady trade for all types of stock.
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.