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Camera at the Mart: weanlings surpass €4/kg mark in Tuam
Martin Merrick
The pre-sale show aided in bringing out quality weanlings, with Charolais dominating in both numbers and prices in both heifers and bulls at Tuam Mart’s Monday evening sale.
7 September 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: weanling trade off to a flier
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s cattle trade, including what’s happening in the country’s marts.
24 August 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: factory agents active for finished stock
Factory buyers are keen to secure numbers ringside, which is encouraging some farmers to sell more finished stock in the live ring. Declan Marren reports.
Lively weanling trade in Macroom Mart
A stronger than expected turnout of weanlings made for a lively trade at a special autumn-born weanling show and sale in Macroom Mart.
17 August 2022 Markets
Camera at the Mart: €2,100 for sale topper in Kanturk weanling show
Weanling numbers were back a fraction, but the overall number of stock was up in comparison with previous early August sales in the north Cork venue.
10 August 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: heifer trade bounces back
The price for heavier heifers over 600kg increased by €35/head to €40/head this week, while the cow trade is also heading into positive territory.
27 July 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: cow trade still very strong
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including what’s happening in the marts around the country.
20 July 2022 Markets
MartBids Analysis: special weanling sales kick off in south
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s mart trade, including news of what’s happening in the country's marts.
6 July 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: heifers steady as bullocks ease slightly
The mart trade remains positive, with heifer prices firm and even up in some cases and while bullocks have eased from the record highs in recent weeks, trade remains positive.
15 June 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: plainer dry cows a little easier
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s mart trade, including news from the country’s marts.
8 June 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: dry cows driving mart trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s mart trade, including a roundup of what’s happening in the country’s marts this week.
1 June 2022 Markets
Camera at the Mart: trade toppers exceed €4/kg at Gortatlea
In excess of €4/kg was paid out for the top end of weanlings at Gortatlea Mart's E and U grade weanling bull sale on Wednesday evening last.
25 May 2022 Markets