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Heifers to €3,100 at Carnew Mart

Carnew Mart – cattle prices – 26-06-2021

According to David Quinn, over 1,070 cattle and over 100 calves were on offer at Carnew Mart on Saturday, June 26th, 2021.

The mart manager reported that the “cattle trade was on fire with exceptional demand for all types”.

He said the sale’s highlight was a 608kg LMX heifer, which pushed up to €3100.

Meanwhile, a 2018-born CHX heifer, weighing 952kgs, changed hands for €2,650. Furthermore, an 880kg PTX cow climbed to €2,080.

“Exceptional demand for Aberdeen-Angus cattle saw a bullock 738kg sell for €1850. 3 Aberdeen-Angus heifers, weighing 572kg, sold for €1480.”

Carnew Mart 26-06-2021:

Bullock prices:
  • 3 CH – 723kg – €1920;
  • 2 LM – 742kg – €1880;
  • 3 CH – 688kg – €1740;
  • 5 CH – 542Kg – €1390;
  • 1 CH – 500kg – €1440;
  • 3 CH – 505kg – €1400;
  • 2 LM – 467kg – €1270;
  • 3 LM – 388kg – €1170;
  • 6 FR – 499kg – €1040.
Heifer prices:
  • LM – 608kg – €1300;
  • CH – 952kg – €2650;
  • 2 LM – 638kg – €1880;
  • 3 LM – 672kg – €1790;
  • 4 HD – 608kg – €1400;
  • 2 LM – 539kg – €1650;
  • 6 CH – 470kg – €1220;
  • 11 AA – 496kg – €1200;
  • 3 AA – 574kg – €1480;
  • 6 HE – 322kg – €700;
  • 7 CH – 397kg – €1040.
Other categories:
  • Dry cows sold to €2.57/kg.
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

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