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Mart Report: Culls to €2,530 and bullocks to €2,420 in Carnew – Quinn

 Carnew Mart – Cattle Prices – 25-02-2023

According to David Quinn, just under 800 lots met with a “very good” trade at Carnew Mart’s general cattle sale on Saturday, February 25th, 2023.

The mart manager reported that heifers peaked at €2,080, while bullocks soared to €2,420 and bulls hit €1,500 at the mart’s latest general cattle sale.

Carnew Mart 25-02-2023

Bullocks:

  • Continental beef/forward – €1380-€2420;
  • Continental stores – €950-€1430;
  • Heavy AA/HE – €1420-€2270;
  • Store AA/HE – €850-€1250;
  • Heavy FR – €1230-€1650;
  • Light FR – €590-840.

Prices:

  • LM – 820kg at €2420;
  • AA – 792kg at €2270;
  • AUX – 754kg at €2200;
  • LM – 648kg at €2220;
  • BBX – 660kg at €2130;
  • BBX – 642kg at €2000;
  • LM – 622kg at €2200;
  • 3 LM – 394kg at €1360.

Heifers

  • Continental beef/forward – €1740-€2080;
  • Continental stores – €1060-€1520;
  • Heavy AA/HE – €1040-€1490;
  • Store AA/HE – €850-€1170.

Prices:

  • PTX – 708kg at €2080;
  • LM – 654kg at €1870;
  • LM – 670kg at €1830;
  • LM – 320kg €1050;
  • LM – 342kg at €1070;
  • 4 LM – 535kg at €1550;
  • AA – 486kg at €1290.

Bulls

  • HEX – 562kg at €1500;
  • LM – 540kg at €1500;
  • LM – 458kg at €1480;
  • 2 LM – 462 at €1460;
  • CH – 460kg at €1380;
  • LM – 262kg at €900;
  • LM – 282kg at €950.
Calf and cow sale on 24-02-2023

According to Quinn, some 852 came under the hammer and met with a trade that was “similar” to last week.

Shipping FR bulls reached €120, while a general run of continental calves sold to a top call of €550.

  • Continental calves – €240-€550;
  • AA – €50-€130;
  • HE – €150-€270;
  • Heavy Shipping FR – €60-€120;
  • Lighter Shipping FR – €20-€80.

Cull cow prices

According to Quinn, just over 270 cull cows passed through the ring with “plenty of buyers for the good quality cow”.

  • Heavy continental cows – €1560-€2530;
  • Continental store cows – €1130-€1670;
  • Heavy FR cows – €1510-€1820;
  • Store FR cows €890-€1340.

Prices

  • LM – 838kg at €2530;
  • LM – 752kg at €2220;
  • HEX – 854kg at €2130;
  • LM – 680kg at €2070;
  • BBX – 680kg at €1860;
  • AA – 916kg at €1800;
  • FR – 700kg at €1500;
  • FR – 720kg at €1560.
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

To feature your reports, contact Catherina Cunnane, email – [email protected]

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