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Northern Ireland
Cull cows prices down 48p/kg in 2024
Kieran Mailey
Market reports show a significant price drop in cull cow prices when compared to 2023 levels.
18 June 2024 Markets
Watch: heavy bullocks and bull weanlings a solid trade in Tuam
Finished bullocks and bull weanlings met with a firm demand, with low numbers forcing factory agents and farmers to dig deep to secure lots.
5 June 2024 Animal Health
Late calving cows: cull them or breed them?
Adam Woods takes a look at the problem of late calving cows and what options are available to farmers.
Beef Trends: more positivity in trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for factory-finished cattle.
5 June 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: red-hot cow trade in Gortatlea
Tommy Moyles reports from Gortatlea Mart, where continental cows were the star performers in a red-hot cow trade on Friday last.
29 May 2024 Markets
Beef Trends: cows the highlight of this week's trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including what’s being quoted for different types of cattle.
10 April 2024 Markets
No change to beef quotes
Adam Woods takes a look at this week’s beef trade, including the latest quotes that farmers are receiving for finished cattle.
8 April 2024 Markets
Fat cattle in demand at Ballymena Mart
Buyers were highly active on heavy fleshed stock during the weekly sale of fat cattle in Ballymena Mart.
21 February 2024 Northern Ireland
Beef price update: quotes ready to move again
Adam Woods takes at a look at this week’s beef trade, including the latest quotes available for finished cattle this week.
29 January 2024 Markets
NI cull cow prices edging upwards
Improved processing demand for fat cattle is translating into higher factory prices in NI.
24 January 2024 Northern Ireland
Beef Trends: dairy influence causing concern
Adam Woods has the latest on this week's beef trade, including where the latest factory quotes are at.
24 January 2024 Markets