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Prices to €2,280 as 1,400 cattle cross the scales at Carnew

Carnew Mart – Cattle Prices – 15-10-2022

According to David Quinn, Carnew Mart saw a larger entry of some 1,400 cattle cross the scales at Saturday’s (October 15th, 2022) cattle sale.

The mart manager reported that trade “was similar to the previous week“, with highs of €2,280.

Bullocks hit €2,180, while heifers sold to €2,200 and cull cows reached €2,280.

Carnew Mart 15-10-2022

Bullocks

  • Cont beef/forward – €1650-€2180;
  • Cont store – €970-€1680;
  • Heavy AA/HE – €1350-€1880;
  • Store AA/HE – €780- €1300;
  • Heavy FR – €1150-€1610;
  • Lighter FR – €550-€1100.

Prices

  • CH 840kg at €1880 €2.24/kg;
  • LM 588kg at €1680 €2.86/kg;
  • LM 538kg at €1410 €2.62/kg;
  • CH 519kg at €1410 €2.72/kg;
  • LM 524kg at €1340 €2.56/kg;
  • LM 416kg at €1090 €2.62/kg.

Heifers

  • Cont beef/forward – €1550-€2200;
  • Cont stores – €860-€1410;
  • Heavy AA/HE – €1220-€1680;
  • Store AA/HE – €730-€1160.

Prices

  • HEX 660kg at €2200 €3.33/kg;
  • CH 684kg at €1880 €2.75/kg;
  • BB 698kg at €1740 €2.49/kg;
  • CH 588kg at €1680 €2.86/kg;
  • LM 430kg at €1520 €3.53/kg;
  • LM 478kg at €1210 €2.53/kg.

Cows

  • Heavy cont cows – €1720-€2280;
  • Cont store cows – €850-€1560;
  • Heavy FR cows – €1170-€1580;
  • Store FR cows – €480-€1100.

Prices

  • FR 850kg at €2180 – €2.56/kg;
  • CH 848kg at €206 – €2.43/kg;
  • SIM 818kg at €1920 – €2.35/kg;
  • LM 774kg at €1650 – €2.13/kg;
  • LM 724kg at €1800 – €2.49/kg.
Previous week’s sale

According to David Quinn, just under 1,100 lots and a further 140 calves came under the hammer at Carnew Mart on Saturday, October 8th, 2022.

The mart manager reported that a “very lively” trade both ringside and online at its most recent sale. Farmer and factory agents were “very active” around the ring.

Read more.

Sale days:

  • Thursday Ring 1– Sheep sale commencing at 10:00am ringside and online.
  • Friday Ring 1– Dry cows commencing at 4.00pm – depending on time of year
  • Saturday Ring 1– Dry cows commencing at 9.30am. Other categories commencing at 10.30am ringside and online.
  • Saturday Ring 2– Calf sale commencing at 11.00am ringside and online

Mart day information:

  • Cattle may be pre-entered by contacting the office on the week prior to sale day or you can enter by using the mart’s online entry system on its website.
  • Cattle taken in from 7.00am
  • Calf collection service available
  • If you have any queries, contact the office: 34 Main Street, Carnew, Co. Wicklow: Tel: 053 94 26234 or Mob: 087 7469999
  • View other mart reports
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