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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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Up to €3.00/kg for quality store bullocks at Ennis

Ennis Mart report – bullock prices – 23-04-2021

According to a spokesperson, just over 300 bullocks were on offer at Ennis Mart on Friday, April 23rd, 2021.

They reported that some quality stores met “a serious trade and achieved up to €3/kg”.

“Again, quite a number of forward cattle available and a very strong trade and quite a few going north of the border again. The traditional breeds also met a serious trade, especially if they were any way forward.”

Ennis Mart 23-04-2021:
  • CH – 695kgs – €1,730 – €2.48/kg;
  • CHX – 855kgs – €1,980 – €2.31/kg;
  • 3 CHX – 413kgs – €1,260 – €3.05/kg;
  • LM – 720kgs – €1,870 – €2.59/kg;
  • CH – 445kgs – €1,290 – €2.90/kg;
  • 2 HEX – 385kgs – €940 – €2.44/kg;
  • LMX – 585kgs – €1,530 – €2.61/kg;
  • 1 AA – 670kgs – €1,600 – €2.39/kg;
  • LMX – 611kgs – €1,560 – €2.55/kg;
  • AA – 545kgs – €1,350 – €2.47/kg;
  • CH – 555kgs – €1,440 – €2.59/kg;
  • FR – 587kgs – €1,250 – €2.13/kg.

Ennis Mart 16-04-2021:

According to a spokesperson, over 400 bullocks went under the hammer at the Clare-based mart on Friday, April 16th, 2021.

They reported that “trade was very strong, especially for any forward type cattle with €1,000 with the weight fairly common for heavy cattle”.

“The old proverb of ‘a rising tide lifting all boats’ is very relevant at the moment, with forward Friesian bullocks hitting €2.27 a kilo.  Quality stores also much sought after.”

Bullock prices:
  • 2 LMX – 892kgs – €2,080 – €2.33/kg ;
  • 4 CH – 485kgs – €1,270 – €2.62/kg;
  • LM – 870kgs – €2,000 – €2.30/kg;
  • LMX – 590kgs – €1,660 – €2.81/kg;
  • 3 FR – 600kgs – €1,300 – €2.16/kg;
  • 1 CHX – 600kgs – €1,590 – €2.65/kg;
  • LMX – 670kgs – €1,710 – €2.55/kg;
  • 2 FR – 620kgs – €1,380 – €2.22/kg;
  • 1 SIX – 865kgs – €1,870 – €2.16/kg;
  • 2 FR – 560kgs – €1,270 – €2.27/kg;
  • 1 HEX – 550kgs – €1,230 – €2.24/kg;
  • 3 AA – 495kgs – €1,080 – €2.18/kg;
  • 1 HEX – 650kgs – €1,420 – €2.18/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: bullocks, heifers, dry cows & aged bulls. bullocks @11:00am and cows @10.30
  • You can find more mart reports on That’s Farming, click here
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