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Cattle prices match sale dockets from 2017 at Kanturk

Some 580 entries, including 70 calves, were presented for sale at Kanturk Mart on Tuesday, July 7th, according to Seamus O’Keeffe.

Speaking following the sale, the mart manager, said: “We had 87 buyers with farmer buyers looking for cattle for grass.”

“Looking back over the sales dockets 2017 was the last time cattle reached yesterday’s prices.”

Calves

  • 2 AA bulls – €380;
  • 2 HE bulls – €350;
  • 1 AA bull – €305;
  • 1 CH bull – €450;
  • 2 HE heifers – €300;
  • 2 AA heifers – €325;
  • 1 SI heifer – €250;
  • 2 LM heifers – €235.

Cows

  • 1 LM – 630kgs – €1260;
  • 1 CH – 690kgs – €1230;
  • 1 FR – 715kgs – €1020;
  • 1 FR – 700kgs – €930;
  • 1 FR – 680kgs – €860.

Factory bulls

  • BB – 550kgs – €1230;
  • FR – 720kgs – €1200;
  • AA – 630kgs – €1200.

Heifers

  • 1 BB – 580kgs – €1305;
  • 1 LM – 430kgs – €1035;
  • 3 AA – 200kgs – €475;
  • 2 HE – 225kgs – €550;
  • 1 HE – 330kgs – €700;
  • 1 AA – 360kgs – €760.

Bullocks

  • 2 HE – 662kgs – €1295;
  • 2 AU – 622kgs – €1200;
  • 2 LM – 725kgs – €1450;
  • 4 AA – 711kgs – €1210;
  • 3 FR – 220kgs – €440.

Image source: Kanturk Mart Facebook

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