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Sheep price update: trade heats up as hoggets top €180/head
Darren Carty
Marts held on Monday recorded a vibrant trade, while the factory trade has also increased, with base quotes up 10c/kg to 20c/kg.
16 February 2024 Markets
Watch: record online cattle sales in Kilkenny Mart
Adam Woods reports from Kilkenny Mart’s general cattle sale this week.
14 February 2024 Markets
MartBids Database: cull cow trade eases back a little
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s cattle trade, including news of what’s happening in the country’s marts.
Camera at the Mart: Monaghan day exceeds expectations in Mohill
Adam Woods reports from the famous Monaghan day heifer sale, which took place in Mohill Mart last weekend.
14 February 2024 Markets
Sheep Trends: lamb quotes surpass the €7/kg mark
There has been further upward momentum as the week progresses, with Kildare Chilling adding another 10c/kg to its quote for Thursday.
14 February 2024 Markets
Factories apply pressure to trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade.
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
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
Sheep mart prices: store lamb prices see significant lift amid tight supplies
Finishers and factory agents who have recently sold fat lambs are back out in force securing stores, with tight supplies driving prices upwards.
31 January 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: forward store sales steal weanling limelight in Skibbereen
Factory demand for forward cattle stole the thunder of what was an excellent weanling sale in Skibbereen Mart. Factory agents hoovered up forward stock, while exporters drove trade for weanlings.
31 January 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: smaller sale met with large appetite in Ballinrobe
Tighter numbers didn’t deflect from strong demand for nearly all types of cattle at Ballinrobe Mart’s Wednesday sale.
24 January 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: roaring trade for all classes of sheep in Cahir
Shanon Kinahan reports from the weekly sheep sale in Cahir Mart, where there was a lot of confidence in the sheep trade.
24 January 2024 Markets