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Heifers to €2,210 in ‘firm trade all-round’ at Roscommon Mart

Roscommon Mart – cattle prices – 10-12-2021

According to Maura Quigley, there was a “good” entry of “excellent” quality cattle at Roscommon Mart on Friday, December 10th, 2021.

The mart manager reported a “firm trade all-round” at the mart’s second last sale of 2021.

She said that bullocks averaged from €2.36-€2.67/kg, while heifer pushed from an average of €2.51-€4.05/kg kilo for a Limousin-cross weighing 545 kgs, at €2,210.

“There were 90 dry cows on offer with lots averaging from €1.85 per kilo up to  €2.31 per kilo.”
“Again, this week there was a good demand from Customers at the ringside and online.”

Roscommon Mart 10-12-2021

Bullock prices:
  • CHX – 760 KGS – €1970;
  • LMX – 730 KGS – €1920;
  • LMX – 720 KGS – €1820;
  • LM – 670 KGS – €1790;
  • SIX – 690 KGS – €1790;
  • CHX – 795 KGS – €1740;
  • CHX – 725 KGS – €1570;
  • AAX – 655 KGS – €1500;
  • LMX – 595 KGS – €1320;
  • LM – 535 KGS – €1300,
Heifer prices:
  • LMX – 545 KGS – €2210;
  • LMX – 570 KGS – €1970;
  • CHX – 660 KGS – €1940;
  • 1 CHX – 675 KGS – €1900;
  • CHX – 580 KGS – €1890;
  • BBX – 600 KGS – €1720;
  • AAX – 610 KGS – €1460;
  • LMX – 550 KGS – €1470;
  • AAX – 670 KGS – €1580;
  • LMX – 445 KGS – €1640;
  • CHX – 515 KGS – €1440;
  • CHX – 490 KGS – €1390;
  • 3 CHX – 493 KGS – €1300;
  • 2 LMX – 482 KGS – €1300;
  • CHX – 430 KGS – €1210.
Dry cow prices:
  • SI – 930 KGS – €1990;
  • LMX – 880 KGS – €1950;
  • SI – 875 KGS – €1940;
  • CHX – 685 KGS – €1380;
  • AAX – 695 KGS – €1410;
  • SIX – 695 KGS – €1550;
  • LMX – 720 KGS – €1660;
  • AAX – 700 KGS – €1590;
  • CH – 790 KGS – €1830;
  • LMX – 660 KGS – €1400;
  • LMX – 600 KGS – €1180;
  • CHX – 670 KGS – €1370.
 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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