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NI Trends: heifer prices pushing on to 450p/kg; lamb quotes up 10p/kg
Kieran Mailey
Beef prices in Northern Ireland have strengthened again this week, with heifers pushing upwards to 450p/kg, while lamb quotes are up 10p/kg.
30 March 2022 Markets
Camera at the Mart: peak activity with 1,850 head on offer in Kilmallock
A high percentage of cattle on offer in Monday’s sale were Angus- and Hereford-crosses and these met a solid trade, with prices averaging across weight categories from €2.37/kg to €2.55/kg.
16 March 2022 Markets
Department beef prices record average lift of 8c/kg to 10c/kg
The beef price records for the week ending 12 March shows the average base grade for steers and heifers rising by almost 8c/kg, while young bull prices increased by 10c/kg.
Irish beef price still lagging behind EU average
Adam Woods takes a look at this week’s beef trade including prices being paid for finished animals.
9 March 2022 News
Beef Trends: Donegal dominates the trade again
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished animals.
9 March 2022 News
Beef quotes keep moving on up
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished cattle.
7 March 2022 News
Beef Trends: lift in demand will drive price
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished animals.
26 January 2022 Markets
Beef prices: cow beef is flavour of the month
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished animals.
24 January 2022 News
Dairy heifer prices back €400/head on last year
A combination of nitrates worries and fears over fertiliser shortages has dampened the trade.
8 December 2021 News
MartBids Database: more bite ringside as numbers get tight
It has been a positive week for prices in marts, with lower numbers forward for sale seeing buyers work a little harder to secure cattle.
1 December 2021 Markets
MartBids Database: tightening supply of short-keep cattle boosts ringside prices
It was another positive week for both bullocks and heifers, with prices in marts strengthening, especially for shorter-keep types. Declan Marren looks at the data.
8 September 2021 Markets
Mart prices take a dip across all sections
Prices for most sections saw a drop on the week but are still performing off an incredibly high base.
18 August 2021 Markets