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Catherina Cunnane
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Catherina Cunnane hails from a sixth-generation drystock and specialised pedigree suckler enterprise in Co. Mayo. She currently holds the positions of editor and general manager at That's Farming, having joined the firm during its start-up phase in 2015.
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Dry cows to €3,100 in ‘seriously high’ trade at Carnew Mart

Carnew Mart – cattle prices – 28-01-2022

According to David Quinn – over 350 entries were on offer at Carnew Mart’s cow show and sale on Friday, January 28th, 2022.

The manager reported a “seriously high trade throughout with customers from every corner of the country anxious to buy cows”.

“The stock on offer were of top quality. Trade throughout was very strong for all types of cows,” he added.

Prize-winners:

  • 1st prize: Shay Hayden: 1 BB cow – 844kg – €3100;
  • 2nd prize: Shay Hayden: 1 BB cow – 860kg – €2780;
  • 3rd prize: John McDonald – 1 CH cow – 1186kg – €3000.

Carnew Mart 28-01-2022:

Cull cow prices:
  • LMX – 774kg – 2.61/kg – 2020;
  • SIX – 946kg – 2.18/kg – 2060;
  • LMX – 976kg – 2.13/kg – 2080;
  • SIM – 924kg – 2.07/kg – 1910;
  • BB – 844kg – 3.67/kg – 3100;
  • BB – 860kg – 3.23/kg – 2780;
  • LMX – 842kg – 2.54/kg – 2140;
  • BBX – 822kg – 2.43/kg – 2000;
  • LMX – 842kg – 2.38/kg – 2000;
  • LMX – 836kg – 2.34/kg –1960;
  • BB – 786kg – 3.28/kg – 2580;
  • LM – 796kg – 2.64/kg – 2100;
  • LM – 770kg – 2.62/kg – 2020;
  • LMX – 902kg – 2.36/kg – 2130;
  • CHX – 900kg – 2.31/kg – 2080;
  • LMX – 988kg – 2.31/kg – 2280;
  • LMX – 730kg – 2.55/kg – 1860;
  • PTX – 788kg – 2.53/kg – 1990;
  • LMX – 628kg – 2.29/kg – 1440;
  • LMX – 690kg – 2.22/kg – 1530;
  • BA – 678kg – 2.36/kg – 1600;
  • AU – 650kg – 2.31/kg – 1500;
  • BBX – 624kg – 2.31/kg – 1440;
  • BA – 656kg – 2.30/kg – 1510.
Further reading:

Heifer fatstock show and sale: Prices to €7.87/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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