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Catherina Cunnane hails from a sixth-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 firm during its start-up phase in 2015.
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Pics and prices: €3,400 supreme champion tops Kanturk’s fatstock sale

Kanturk Mart – Cattle Prices – 29-11-2022

According to Michael Scanlon, a “very big” entry of “top-quality” cattle met with an “outstanding” trade at Kanturk Mart’s annual fatstock show and sale on Tuesday, November 29th, 2022.

He explained that prices reached €3,400, with results for classes as follows:

  • Supreme Champion BB – 2-years-old – owned by Denis O’Connor, Kilbrin – weighed 790kgs – €3400 – 4.30 per kg; (main image)
  • Reserve Champion: Owned by Denis O’Connor – LM – 2yrs – weighed 790kgs – €3200 – 4.05 per kgs;

3. Reserve Champion

  • Best Butcher Heifer: Owen by Kieran Noonan – weighed 560 kgs – 3.29 per kg – €1840;
  • 4. Duhallow Butcher Heifer
  • Best Beef Bullock: Owned by Mervyn Busteed – weighed 780kgs – 3.84 per kgs – €3000;

5. Best Beef Bullock

  • Best Beef Cow: Owned by Patrick Looney – weighed 1005 kgs – 3.58 per kg – €3600;

6. Best Beef Cow

  • Best Friesian Cow: Owned by Con P. O’Connor – weighed 750kgs – 2.53 per kg – €1900;

7. Best British Friesian Cow

  • Best Pen of Cattle: Owned by Matt Bluitt – weighed 681kgs – 3.74 per kg – €2550;

8. Best Pen Of Cattle

  • Best Pen of AA Bullock: Owned by Con P.O’Connor – weighed 650kgs – 2.89 per kg – €1800;

9. Best Pen Of Aa Bullocks

  • Best pen of HE Bullocks: Owned by Jerry Lehane – weighed 690 kgs – 2.72 per kg – €1880;

10. Best Pen Of He Bullocks

  • Best pen of AA Heifers: Owned by Jeremiah Twomey – weighed 485kgs – 2.57kgs – €1250;

11. Best Pen Of Aa Heifers

  • Best pen of HE Heifers: Owned by Liam Kelly – weighed 661kgs – 2.67 per kg – €1770.

12. Best Pen Of He Heifers

Show cattle prices: 
  • 3 – LM – 680 kgs – €2550;
  • 1 – LM – 760 kgs – €2320;
  • 1 – AA – 560 kgs – €1840;
  • 4 – SI – 620 kgs – €1950.

Cull cow prices:

  • LM – 785kg – €2500;
  • FR – 750kg – €1900;
  • FR – 600kg – €1300;
  • FR – 545kg – €1200.

Bullock prices:

  • 1 – LM 780 kgs – €3000;
  • 1 – BB 815 kgs – €2980;
  • 3 – AA 650 kgs – €1880;
  • 3 – LM 610 kgs – €1890;
  • 5 – FR 480 kgs – €1010.

Mart information

  • Address: Kanturk Mart, Kanturk, Co Cork
  • County: Cork
  • Phone: 029 50081
  • Upcoming sales: Every Tuesday – Calves at 10 am followed by the general cattle sale.

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