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Beef Trends: factories maintain grip on trade
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest prices for finished cattle.
25 February 2024 News
Over 50,000 fewer cattle aged six to 18 months on farms on 1 January 2024
The latest animal identification and movement data showed over 34,000 extra cattle on farms aged from 24 to 36 months of age.
21 February 2024 Markets
NI Trends: factories move to cut beef price; hogget prices surge to 650p/kg
There are mixed fortunes in the beef and sheep trade at NI plants, with cattle prices easing, but hoggets rising in value.
Camera at the Mart: light weanlings in big demand in Drumshanbo
Adam Woods reports from last Friday night’s weekly sale of cattle in Drumshanbo Mart, Co Leitrim.
21 February 2024 Markets
Marts report lift in demand for dairy stock
Most of the interest and the best of the prices are for recently calved heifers or second calvers.
18 February 2024 News
Watch: record online cattle sales in Kilkenny Mart
Adam Woods reports from Kilkenny Mart’s general cattle sale this week.
16 February 2024 Markets
Charolais cull cow competition results announced
Shanon Kinahan reports on the results from the Irish Charolais Cattle Society cull cow competition.
15 February 2024 Pedigree
NI Trends: cattle quotes ease but prices steady; hogget prices move up
Factory quotes on prime cattle have eased, but deals are broadly unchanged. Hoggets continue to rise in value.
14 February 2024 Markets
Beef Trends: factories move to cool trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
14 February 2024 Markets
Beef prices: factories move to apply pressure to trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest quotes for beef cattle.
12 February 2024 Markets
Quotes steady as supply meets demand
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including this week’s factory quotes for finished animals.
5 February 2024 Markets
MartBids Database: tight supplies met with continued demand
Shanon Kinahan takes a look at what's happening in marts around the country this week.
31 January 2024 Markets