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Camera at the Mart: top call of €4,000 for weanling heifer in Donegal
Adam Woods
Adam Woods reports from last Friday’s special spring weanling show and sale in Donegal Town Mart.
31 January 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: forward store sales steal weanling limelight in Skibbereen
Factory demand for forward cattle stole the thunder of what was an excellent weanling sale in Skibbereen Mart. Factory agents hoovered up forward stock, while exporters drove trade for weanlings.
5 January 2024 Podcast
Farming news: upbeat 2023 weanling sales and more farmer survey results
Listen now to the breakdown of 2023's weanling prices, supermarket price wars and more results from the latest Irish Farmers Journal farmer survey.
Exclusive: weanling bull prices surge by €120/head
Adam Woods has the latest the on 2023 weanling trade and what breeds fared best in the weanling rings.
3 January 2024 Markets
Weanling breeds battle it out for 2023
Adam Woods takes a look back at the weanling trade of 2023 and what breed fared best when it came to prices.
3 January 2024 Markets
In pictures: final weanling sale for 2023 in Portumna
Shanon Kinahan was in Portumna Mart in Co Galway on Monday evening for its final weanling sale of the year
5 December 2023 Markets
Letter regarding the ICBF index change
The suckler sector will meet its environmental targets by 2030 if those suckling just continue as we are, given the huge exodus of farmers from the sector - Thomas Garraghy, by email
15 November 2023 Letters
Weanlings getting long in the tooth
Weanlings at sales across the country seem to be getting older, not younger, The Dealer writes.
18 October 2023 Dealer
Camera at the Mart: quality galore in Cahersiveen
As ever in at Iveragh Co-op Mart, Charolais and Limousin were the breeds that dominated the pens in Cahersiveen for its spring-born weanling show and sale.
17 October 2023 Markets
Camera at the Mart: 100% clearance at Kanturk weanling sale
Both rings had a steady flow of cattle through them in Kanturk this week, as the north Cork mart held a spring-born weanling show and sale.
11 October 2023 Markets
Autumn weanlings sales off to a flyer in Ballymena
Ballymena Mart held its first autumn sale of suckler weanlings and there was a red hot trade throughout.
4 October 2023 Northern Ireland
First autumn weanling sales get under way
Special sales of suckler calves are getting underway in NI with a solid trade in Kilrea Mart
27 September 2023 Northern Ireland