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Beef
Beef quotes steady for shorter week
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished cattle.
6 February 2023 Markets
Sheep price update: quotes slip back again by 5c/kg to 10c/kg
Base quotes offered on Friday for Tuesday’s sheep kill took another hit, with prices reducing by 5c/kg to 10c/kg.
6 February 2023 Markets
In pictures: calf numbers on the rise in Bandon Mart
The first St Bridgid’s bank holiday sale in Bandon Mart saw calf numbers double compared to last week as calving kicks on a gear in most dairy farms in the south.
Clonagh Valentines Vixens return for online-only timed sale
The Clonagh Valentines Vixens timed auction is set to take place online only from 10 February to 13 February.
6 February 2023 Pedigree
Record Brazilian beef exports in 2022
The ongoing surge in Brazil's beef exports continued in 2022 with another new record set for volume and value
5 February 2023 News
Camera at the Mart: exporters active in Gortatlea
Tommy Moyles was in Gortatlea Mart in Co Kerry for a special show and sale of weanlings this week, where the trade exceeded expectations.
3 February 2023 Markets
Top gem sells for £2,850 at Jalex Jewels
Shanon Kinahan reports from the 2023 Jalex Jewels Suffolk gimmer timed auction.
1 February 2023 Pedigree
Camera at the Mart: red hot trade for weanling bulls in Skibbereen
Unseasonably high weanling numbers and a red hot trade for both weanlings and cows were the standouts of the trade at Skibbereen on Friday last.
1 February 2023 Markets
Camera at the Mart: tremendous trade in Tullow for first fatstock of year
Shanon Kinahan reports from the annual spring bullock fatstock show and sale in Tullow.
1 February 2023 Markets
MartBids Database: roaring ringside trade continues
The positive beef market continues to deliver big prices in marts across the country, with large cow numbers as sellers make the most of the trade.
1 February 2023 Markets
Camera at the Mart: demand drives big dough in Donegal
Adam Woods reports from last Friday's special sale of beef cattle in Donegal Livestock Mart.
1 February 2023 Markets
Tirlán leads December as west Cork leads 2022
Tirlán leads the December milk payout, followed by Centenary Thurles.
1 February 2023 Markets