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In pictures: Friesian bull calf trade steadies in Bandon
Tommy Moyles
Normal service resumes in calf trade at Bandon Mart this week after bad weather hit trade for Friesian bull calves.
22 February 2024 Property
Riverside residential farm sells for €1.12m
A riverside residential farm on the border between Carlow and Kilkenny was sold at a recent auction and exceeded its guide price by over €200,000.
21 February 2024 News
Calf numbers begin to lift in marts
Calf numbers increased across marts this week but are still behind other years, as farmers experience delays getting calf registrations back.
Monaghan milking set up one of the ‘finest and largest farms’
A dairy farm in Co Monaghan has just come on the market and is one of the largest up for sale in the region in a long time, writes Tommy Moyles.
21 February 2024 For Sale
60ac Offaly holding with a super road network and quality land
A non-residential farm near Tullamore boasts excellent transport links and is sure to appeal to a range of potential buyers, writes Tommy Moyles.
21 February 2024 For Sale
47ac residential farm for auction in Laois
A two-bed roadside house is included in the sale of a farm close to Clough. With good quality land, it is expected to sell well, writes Tommy Moyles.
21 February 2024 For Sale
Mountain and flat grazing at Killarney farm
A 53ac residential farm in Glenflesk, Co Kerry is situated on the approach to Killarney alongside the N22 and has a lot of strings to its bow, writes Tommy Moyles.
21 February 2024 For Sale
North Mayo small holding with plenty of residential potential
A compact farm with residential potential on the outskirts of Ballina has recently come on the market. A short distance from the centre of the town, the land is all in one block, writes Tommy Moyles.
21 February 2024 For Sale
Farmer Writes: sounds and smells of calving return
The smells and sounds of calving have made a return to Tommy Moyles' farm at Ardfield, Clonakilty, Cork. Most of his suckler herd will calve over the next few weeks.
21 February 2024 Farmer Writes
Calf prices: supply increase sees slight ease in calf trade
There was a big lift in numbers at marts this week, as calving progresses on farms across the country. This increase saw prices ease slightly for a number of breeds.
21 February 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: farmer buyers front up in Cahir
Farmer buyers drove the calf trade in Cahir Mart on Friday night last, as exporters took a bit of a backseat. Beef-cross calves were especially in demand and farmers were anxious to snap them up.
21 February 2024 Markets
In pictures: calf numbers rise in Bandon
Calf numbers continue to grow at the west Cork venue as calving season is well under way on many farms. The rise in numbers affected prices a little for beef-cross calves.
19 February 2024 Markets