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Catherina Cunnane hails from a fifth-generation drystock and specialised pedigree suckler enterprise in Co. Mayo. She currently holds the positions of editor and general manager at That's Farming, having joined the company in 2015.
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Dry cows sell for up to €2.34/kg at Ennis

Ennis Mart report for Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Welcome to this week’s Ennis Mart report. High-end dry cows exceeded €2.00/kg at the mart’s most recent sale of cull cows and heifers, according to a spokesperson.

They reported the sale attracted some 300 cull cows, which consists of a “strong” mix of both continentals and dairy-type stock available in the cow ring. Meanwhile, lots in the heifer rings comprised a “mix” of continental and traditional breed.

“Again, some very good beef cows available and many lots exceeding €2/kg.  The forward heifers also much sought after. Quite a bit of Northern activity again, especially for the forward type stock.”

Heifers:

  • HEX – 625kgs – €1,330 – €2.13/kg;
  • LM – 760kgs – €1,750 – €2.30/kg;
  • CH – 655kgs – €1,680 – €2.56/kg;
  • CHX – 440kgs – €1,270 – €2.88/kg;
  • AAX – 438kgs – €890 – €2.03/kg;
  • LMX – 575kgs – €1,660 – €2.89/kg;
  • AAX – 527kgs – €1,060 – €2.01/kg;
  • LMX – 465kgs – €1,500 – €3.22/kg;
  • CH – 580kgs – €1,450 – €2.50/kg;
  • HEX – 615kgs – €1,300 – €2.11/kg;
  • LMX – 395kgs – €1,020 – €2.58/kg;
  • AA – 520kgs – €1,210 – €2.33/kg.

Cull cows:

  • CH – 830kgs – €1,850 – €2.23/kg;
  • HEX – 790kgs – €1,410 – €1.78/kg;
  • BBX – 840kgs – €1,780 – €2.12/kg;
  • LMX – 550kgs – €1,190- €2.16/kg;
  • CH – 910kgs – €1,810 – €1.99/kg;
  • FR – 635kgs – €900 – €1.42/kg;
  • CH – 770kgs – €1,670 – €2.17/kg;
  • FR – 840kgs – €1,250 – €1.49/kg;
  • CH – 650kgs – €1,520 – €2.34/kg;
  • FR – 610kgs – €920 – €1.50/kg.

Tuesday sale

To access a report on weanling, suckler and calf prices from a sale held on Tuesday, click here.

Mart information

  • Address: Ennis weanlings & sheep Mart Quin Rd, Bunnow, Ennis, Co. Clare
  • County: Clare – Town: Ennis
  • Phone:656824411
  • Email: info@claremarts.ie
Upcoming sale dates at the Ennis Marts:
  • Every Tuesday: Weanling, dairy & suckler stock, runners, calves, sheep bull weanlings @11am. Heifers Weanlings 12:30, Calf Sale @10.30
  • Every Thursday: Bullocks, Heifers, Dry Cows & Aged Bulls Bullocks @11:00am, Cows @10.30
  • To access all mart reports on That’s Farming, click here.
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