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Prices to €2,080 in ‘very strong’ trade at Carnew

Carnew Mart – Cattle Prices – 29-10-2022

According to David Quinn, some 980 cattle crossed the scales at Carnew Mart’s most recent cattle sale on Saturday, October 29th, 2022.

The mart manager reported that a “very strong” trade – which was similar to the previous week – prevailed, with prices to €2,080.

Carnew Mart 29-10-2022

Bullocks

  • Cont Beef/Forward – €1650-€2080;
  • Cont Store – €1080-€1720;
  • Heavy AA/HE – €1350-€1680;
  • Store AA/HE – €850-€1310;
  • Heavy FR – €1100-€1650;
  • Lighter FR – €500-€1020.

Prices:

  • LM – 664kg at €2030;
  • CHX – 620kg at €1920;
  • LMX – 728kg at €1920;
  • CH – 622kg at €1800;
  • CHX – 572kg at €1600;
  • CHX – 516kg at €1430;
  • AAX – 342kg at €760;
  • PTX – 344kg at €810.

Heifers

  • Cont Beef/Forward – €1400-€1840;
  • Cont Stores – €880-€390;
  • Heavy AA/HE – €1150-€1610;
  • Store AA/HE – €680-€1120.

Prices:

  • CHX – 746kg at €1780;
  • CHX – 646kg at €1590;
  • CH – 556kg at €1580;
  • CHX – 661kg at €1560;
  • LM – 572kg at €1550;
  • LM – 368kg at €1010;
  • PTX – 370kg at €910;
  • LM – 378kg at €1050.

Cows

  • Heavy Cont Cows – €1580-€2020;
  • Cont Store Cows – €950-€1420;
  • Heavy FR Cows – €1150-€1610;
  • Store FR Cows – €450-€1100.

Prices:

  • FR – 804kg at €1890;
  • SA – 884kg at €1810;
  • AAX – 754kg at €1630;
  • SI – 786kg at €1600;
  • LM – 666kg at €1520;
  • BAX – 622kg at €1400;
  • LM – 608kg at €1320.
Previous week’s cattle sale

According to David Quinn, over 1,350 lots changed hands at Carnew Mart on Saturday, October 22nd, 2022.

The mart manager reported that a “very strong” selling trade prevailed at its most recent sale.

He explained that “the sale attracted a large number of customers with farmers and feedlot buyers very active”.

“Prices were similar to last week with tops of €2,180 for cull cows,” Quinn added.

Report more on this mart report.

Sale days:

  • Thursday Ring 1– Sheep sale commencing at 10:00am ringside and online.
  • Friday Ring 1– Dry cows commencing at 4.00pm – depending on time of year
  • Saturday Ring 1– Dry cows commencing at 9.30am. Other categories commencing at 10.30am ringside and online.
  • Saturday Ring 2– Calf sale commencing at 11.00am ringside and online

Mart day information:

  • Cattle may be pre-entered by contacting the office on the week prior to sale day or you can enter by using the mart’s online entry system on its website.
  • Cattle taken in from 7.00am
  • Calf collection service available
  • If you have any queries, contact the office: 34 Main Street, Carnew, Co. Wicklow: Tel: 053 94 26234 or Mob: 087 7469999
  • View other mart reports
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