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MartBids Database: wet weather flushes out large numbers
Declan Marren
The abrupt end to the grazing season due to poor weather conditions has seen mart numbers remain unseasonably high in recent weeks.
26 October 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: wet weather dampens spirits ringside
A change in the weather has seen an increase in stock numbers being offered for sale in marts, while demand has eased slightly across some stock types.
5 October 2022 Markets
Turkey boosts trade for weanlings
Adam Woods has the latest on the live export trade including news of a new Turkish contract for Irish weanlings.
MartBids Database: plainer cattle a slightly harder sell
There has been a small shift in mart prices this week, with mart managers reporting plainer cattle that little bit harder to sell. Declan Marren reports.
14 September 2022 Markets
In pictures: weanling bulls average €3/kg in Scariff Mart show and sale
The majority of cattle on offer were good-quality Charolais-bred bulls ranging mainly in weight from 240kg to 400kg.
29 August 2022 Markets
Camera at the Mart: special weanling sale brings high prices in Balla
Quality and prices were high in Balla Mart, with autumn-born E grade weanlings being scooped up by exporters at Saturday’s general cattle sale, alongside the special weanling sale.
17 August 2022 Marts
Beef Management: creep feeding weanlings, does it pay?
This week's Beef Management takes a look at the costs around creep feeding weanlings and whether it's worth it.
17 August 2022 Management