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Catherina Cunnane hails from a fifth-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 company in 2015.
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Cull cows commanding over €2.00/kg at Gortatlea Mart

Cull cows reached €2.06/kg, while heifers topped out at €2.60/kg and bullocks hit €2.68/kg at a recent cattle sale at Gortatlea Mart.

A top call of €3.05/kg was recorded in the weanling bull ring, while weaning heifers climbed to €2.90/kg.

Cull cows:
  • 1 CHX – 805kg – €1,660 – €2.06/kg;
  • 1 CHX – 855kg – €1,760 – €2.06/kg.
Heifers:
  • 1 BAX- 515kg – €1,340 – €2.60/kg;
  • 2 LMX – n675kg – €1,640 – €2.43/kg;
  • 1 AAX – 490kg – €1,060 – €2.16/kg.
Bullocks:
  • 1 BBX – 695kg – €1,860 – €2.68/kg;
  • 1 CHX – 515kg – €1,200 – €2.33/kg;
  • 2 AAX – 562.5kg – €1,170 – €2.08/kg.
Weanling bulls:
  • 1 CH – 295kg – €900 – €3.05/kg;
  • 1 LMX – 240kg – €730 – €3.04/kg;
  • 1 BBX – 425kg – €1,190 – €2.80/kg.
Weanling heifers:
  • 1 LMX – 255kg – €740 – €2.90/kg;
  • 1 CHX – 300kg – €770 – €2.57/kg;
  • 1 LM – 470kg – €1,190 – €2.53/kg.

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