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‘Optimal’ prices of up to €2,170 at Tuam Mart

Tuam Mart – Cattle Prices – 06-06-2022

Tuam Mart recorded what Marion Devane deemed “optimal prices across the board” at its cattle sale on Monday, June 6th, 2022.

The mart manager reported that the mart witnessed a “terrific” trade at its most recent weekly genera cattle sale.

She explained that cull cows changed hands for up to €2,170, while heifers sold for up to €1,990, and bullocks topped out at €2,180.

Tuam Mart 06-06-2022:

Heifer prices:

  • 470 kg LMX by a Ballinasloe farmer made €1650 (€3.51/kg);
  • 425 kg BBX by a Dunmore farmer made €1500 (€3.53/kg);
  • 350 kg CHX by a Kilkerrin farmer made €1580 (€4.51/kg);
  • 320 kg CHX by a Dunmore farmer made €1160 (€3.63/kg);
  • 595 kg BAX by a Ballinrobe farmer made €1990 (€3.34/kg);
  • 295 kg CHX by a Dunmore farmer made €900 (€3.05/kg).

Bullock prices:

  • 370 kg LMX by a Claremorris farmer made €1200 (€3.24/kg);
  • 450 kg LM by a Tuam farmer made €1500 (€3.33/kg);
  • 755 kg BBX by a Dunmore farmer made €2300 (€3.05/kg);
  • 680 kg LMX by a Williamstown farmer made €2180 (€3.21/kg);
  • 265 kg CH by a Claremorris farmer made €910 (€3.43/kg);
  • 345 kg SIX by a Williamstown farmer made €1000 (€2.90/kg).
Cull cow prices:
  • 580 kg LMX by a Dunmore farmer made €1450 (€2.50/kg);
  • 705 kg LM by a Headford farmer made €2090 (€2.96/kg);
  • 805 kg AA by a Tuam farmer made €2170 (€2.70/kg);
  • 745 kg LMX by a Dunmore farmer made €2100 (€2.82/kg);
  • 720 kg CHX by a Glenamaddy farmer made €1980 (€2.75/kg);
  • 685 kg LMX by a Dunmore farmer made €1940 (€2.83/kg).

Last week’s cattle sales:

Mart information:
  • Address: Church View, Corralea West, Tuam
  • County: Galway
  • Phone: 093-24353
  • Cattle sales every Monday;
  • Sheep sales every Tuesday. Intake from 12 pm to 3 pm. Breeding ewes and hogget at 4:30 pm in ring 1 and lamb sale on the plank at 5 pm.

Upcoming sales at Tuam Mart:

To include your reports, email – [email protected].

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