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Weanling heifers top out at €2,860 (€8.11/kg) at Roscommon Mart

Roscommon Mart – Cattle Prices – 08-11-2022

According to a spokesperson for Roscommon Mart, a very good entry of top-quality weanlings” went under the hammer at its show and sale on Tuesday, November 8th, 2022.

The spokesperson reported that a “steady” trade prevailed for both bulls and heifers at its most recent sale.

They noted that “there was a very good attendance of customers ringside with online buyers also active”.

At Tuesday’s sale, bull weanlings changed hands from an average of €2.88/kg up to €4.20/kg, while weanling heifers pushed from an average of €3.07/kg up to €8.17/kg.

Roscommon Mart 08-11-2022:

Weanling bull prices:
  • CHX – 300 KGS – €1260 – €4.20/kg;
  • LMX – 370 KGS – €1500 – €4.05/kg;
  • CHX – 390 KGS – €1400 – €3.59/kg
  • CHX – 350 KGS – €1400 – €4.00/kg;
  • LMX – 395 KGS – €1380 – €4.49/kg;
  • LMX – 345 KGS – €1300 – €3.77/kg;
  • CHX – 340 KGS – €1270 – €3.74/kg;
  • LMX – 295 KGS – €1050 – €3.56/kg;
  • CHX – 265 KGS – €950 – €3.58/kg;
  • CHX – 405 KGS – €1380 – €3.41/kg.
Weanling heifer prices:
  • LMX – 350 KGS – €2860 – €8.17/kg;
  • LMX – 420 KGS – €2620 – €6.24/kg;
  • LMX – 365 KGS – €2300 – €6.30/kg;
  • LMX – 445 KGS – €2140 – €4.81/kg;
  • BBX – 445 KGS – €2000 – €4.49/kg;
  • CHX – 375 KGS – €1660 – €4.43/kg;
  • CHX – 245 KGS – €1010 – €4.12/kg;
  • BBX – 265 KGS – €900 – €3.40/kg.
Roscommon Mart’s new manager

Roscommon Mart has appointed a new manager in the form of Tony Conry “following a competitive recruitment process”.

A 2019 business graduate of IIPMM Dublin, his most recent role saw him work as a regional sales manager with LoanITT since 2020.

He has previously completed stints with Kepak Athleague, Bank of Scotland, Ireland and Vendor Finance.

Read more in this news article.

Information:
  • Address: Roscommon Co-Operative Livestock Marts Ltd, Circular Road, Co. Roscommon.
  • Contact details: Phone: 090 6626352 or Fax no: – 090 6625689 or email – [email protected] – or see the mart’s website.
  • Sale days: Sale of lambs and cast ewes on Wednesdays at 11 am (yard opens at 8 am) and cattle sales on Fridays. Sales are also online via LSL Auctions.

Access other cattle and sheep mart reports.

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