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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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2021 cattle trade ‘finishes on a high note’ at Ennis Mart

Ennis Mart – cattle prices – 21-12-2021

According to a spokesperson, just over 200 lots turned out for Ennis Mart’s final sale of 2021.

They reported that the sale drew mainly weanlings and suckler stock along with a small entry of suck calves.

A 3-week-old Charolais bull calf sold for €510, while pairs in the suckler ring hit €2,000 and in-calf lots made up to €1,590.

Ennis Mart 21-12-2021:

Weanling bulls:
  • LMX – 260kgs – €880 – €3.38/kg;
  • LM – 350kgs – €970 – €2.77/kg;
  • CH – 295kgs – €870 – €2.94/kg;
  • LMX – 405kgs – €990 – €2.44/kg;
  • LM – 265kgs – €830 – €3.13/kg;
  • SAX – 250kgs – €800 – €3.20/kg;
  • CH – 260kgs – €790 – €3.04/kg;
  • 2 CH – 325kgs – €1,000 – €3.05/kg.
Weanling heifers:
  • LMX – 275kgs – €740 – €2.69/kg;
  • 2 AA – 297kgs – €670 – €2.25/kg;
  • CHX – 375kgs – €940 – €2.51/kg;
  • LM – 260kgs – €740 – €2.84/kg;
  • LM – 325kgs – €850 – €2.61/kg;
  • CH – 235kgs – €660 – €2.81/kg;
  • LM – 320kgs – €790 – €2.47/kg;
  • CH – 255kgs – €750 – €2.94/kg.
Bullock prices:

Ennis Mart reported that its final bullock sale of 2021 “finished on a strong note” on Friday, December 17th, 2021.

A spokesperson reported that trade was “very good all-round”.

Again, the forward cattle were an excellent trade all-round. Aberdeen Angus stock were a very good trade also. Quite a few strong cattle were presented for sale on Friday,” the spokesperson added.

  • LMX – 730kgs – €1,950 – €2.67/kg;
  • LMX – 570kgs – €1,600 – €2.81/kg;
  • CH – 775kgs – €1,930 – €2.49/kg;
  • CH – 555kgs – €1,470 – €2.65/kg;
  • AA – 670kgs – €1,650 – €2.46/kg;
  • 2 LM – 495kgs – €1,370 – €2.77/kg;
  • 1 AA – 660kgs – €1,590 – €2.41/kg;
  • BBX – 430kgs – €1,280 – €2.97/kg;
  • 5 AA – 513kgs – €1,250 – €2.44/kg;
  • 1 HEX – 510kgs – €1,160 – €2.27/kg;
  • 2 HEX – 435kgs – €1,070 – €2.46/kg;
  • 2 FR 462kgs – €990 – €2.14/kg;
  • 5 FR – 508kgs – €990 – €1.95/kg;
  • HEX – 445kgs – €1,190 – €2.67/kg.

Mart information

  • Address: Ennis weanlings & sheep Mart Quin Rd, Bunnow, Ennis, Co. Clare
  • County: Clare – Town: Ennis
  • Phone: (065) 682-4411
  • Email: info@claremarts.ie

Upcoming sales at Ennis Mart:

  • Every Tuesday: Weanlings, dairy & suckler stock, runners, calves, sheep bull weanlings @ 11am. Heifer weanlings @ 12:30 and calf sale @10.30
  • Every Thursday: Heifers, dry cows & aged bulls.
  • Every Friday: Bullock sale.
Mart reports

Read more mart prices (with cattle and sheep prices) on That’s Farming.

Email – marts@thatsfarming.com – to include your reports.

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