Quality continental cows were in strong demand at a sale in Carrigallen Mart on Monday with plainer cattle harder sold.
By Michael Keaveny on 23 January 2018
A guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts in the coming weeks around the country.
Sales have just started to get back underway, with the number of cattle passing through the rings still quite small so far.
Being the first sale of 2018, Monday saw a seasonal entry of stock, but the trade was firm and buyers active for all types.
The past week has seen a fairly steady trade at the marts for factory lamb, but there has been a little more bite in some cases as agents are putting together orders for Christmas.
By Nathan Tuffy on 21 December 2017
A new course developed for Green Cert students who work in ICOS livestock marts will open avenues into livestock auctioneering.
By Amy Forde on 12 December 2017
A guide to special and upcoming sales in the marts in the coming weeks from around the country.
By Nathan Tuffy on 07 December 2017