Bandon bull sale back with a bang
Shanon Kinahan
Shanon Kinahan reports from the Angus and Friesian sale which took place in Bandon Mart last Wednesday.
10 April 2024 Markets
Calf prices: rates holding for beef calves as supply increases
The supply of beef-cross calves continued in an upward trajectory over the last week, with seven out of every 10 calves traded at marts either from an Angus or a Hereford sire.
8 April 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: beef breeds dominate in Bandon
Stormy weather at the weekend did little to disrupt the trade for beef-crosses in Bandon Mart for the west Cork mart's weekly calf sale.
Kentucky tucks away the top price at IHFA Premier show and sale
Shanon Kinahan was in Kilmallock Mart last week for the annual IHFA spring premier show and sale.
4 April 2024 Pedigree
Emerald Expo show launched
Adam Woods attended the launch of the Emerald Expo in Virginia in Co Cavan last week.
3 April 2024 Pedigree
Traditional beef breeds dominate calf sales
Traditional beef breed crosses are dominating the calf sales at marts around the country over the last week according to the ICBF calf price database.
3 April 2024 News
Calf prices: supply and demand sweet spot as prices hold for beef-cross calves
Angus- and Hereford-crosses increased their share of the calf market over the last week and despite numbers of them going up, prices held relatively stable.
3 April 2024 Markets
Emerald Expo dairy show returns to Virginia on 27 April
Adam Woods attended the launch of the Emerald Expo in Virginia, Co Cavan, last week.
2 April 2024 News
In pictures: IHFA premier bull and heifer sale
Shanon Kinahan takes a look at some of the highlights from the IHFA premier bull sale.
28 March 2024 Pedigree
Calf prices: numbers up 12% over the last week as trade stays steady
The number of calves traded in marts this week was up over 10% compared with last week and is running ahead of the same time last year.
27 March 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: stronger calf sells well in Cashel
Trade was solid in Cashel at the Tipperary mart's weekly calf sale on Saturday, with over 400 calves sold.
27 March 2024 Markets
Calf prices: moving boats lift most prices despite supply increase.
Most calf prices took a turn for the better over the last week as across most categories prices rose. Reduced supply seems to be benefiting the Friesian trade especially.
20 March 2024 Markets