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Budget views at the mart: ‘they haven’t looked after the farmers’
Barry Murphy
Farmers at Carnew Mart shared their views on Budget 2023, ACRES and the weanling trade. Barry Murphy reports.
28 September 2022 Markets
Turkish market set to reopen for Irish weanlings
Two Irish live exporters are gearing up to fill a contract for Irish weanlings to Turkey.
28 September 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: trade steady with weanlings improving
Adam Woods takes a look at this week’s mart trade by delving into the detail of the Irish Farmers Journal MartBids database.
Weanlings up €100/head
Adam Woods takes a look at the start of this year’s weanling sales and what prices are like compared to last year.
7 September 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: weanlings take a positive turn
Adam Woods takes a look at this week’s mart trade and what has been happening in the country's marts.
3 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
Camera at the Mart: cracking sale in Caherciveen
Tommy Moyles attended Iveragh Co-op Mart in Caherciveen for its special sale of autumn-born weanlings.
6 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: poorer stock under pressure
Adam Woods has a roundup of what’s happening in the country’s marts and the current direction the mart trade is headed in.
29 June 2022 Markets
Camera at the Mart: heavy cattle topping €3.65/kg
Tuesday’s general cattle and sheep sale in Ballina Mart saw reduced stock numbers, increasing demand and prices.
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