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Dry cows ‘the stars of the sale’ at Dowra with prices to €2,760

 

Cattle Prices – Mart Reports – 16-07-2022

According to a spokesperson for Dowra Mart, some 345 changed hands at its most recent cattle sale on Saturday, July 16th, 2022.

The mart spokesperson stated that trade was “slightly quieter” for another large entry for the “time of year”.

The spokesperson said: “Cattle are still coming into great money. Heifers topped out at €1790, while bullocks topped out at €1960 for two black bullocks weighing 690kg.”

“Dry cows were the stars of the sale, with sixteen cows selling for over €2,000. We recorded a top price of €2760 for a 2014-born CH cow,” the spokesperson concluded.

Dowra Mart 16-07-2022  

Bull weanlings under 400kgs:

  • LMX – 395kg – €1160;
  • CH – 365kg – €1100;
  • CHX – 360kg – €1090;
  • CHX – 385kg – €1080;
  • SAX – 350kg – €1040;
  • LMX – 320kg – €1030;
  • CHX – 300kg – €1000;
  • BBX – 290kg – €990.

B weanlings under 500kgs:  

  • LMX – 435kg – €1380;
  • LMX – 455kg – €1380;
  • LMX – 415kg – €1240;
  • CHX – 435kg – €1210;
  • AUX – 420kg – €1200.

Bull weanlings over 500kgs:

  • 1 CHX – 540kg – €1560;
  • CHX – 545kg – €1540;
  • 1 CHX – 520kg – €1540;
  • CHX – 500kg – €1530;
  • 1 CHX – 505kg – €1500;
  • CHX – 500kg – €1450.
Bullocks over 500kgs:
  • 2 x AAX – 690kg – €1960;
  • LMX – 660kg – €1960;
  • CHX – 615kg – €1820;
  • BBX – 605kg – €1770;
  • AAX – 650kg – €1770;
  • AAX – 620kg – €1710.

Heifers under 400kgs:

  • LMX – 385kg – €1100;
  • LMX – 370kg – €1080;
  • LMX – 370kg – €1000;
  • CHX – 360kg – €1000;
  • CHX – 330kg – €925;
  • CHX – 330kg – €925;
  • CHX – 310kg – €920;
  • CHX – 280kg – €800.

Heifers from 400- 500kgs:

  • SIX – 470kg – €1580;
  • CHX – 485kg – €1450;
  • LMX – 495kg – €1420;
  • LMX – 470kg – €1400;
  • LMX – 470kg – €1400.

Hefs over 500kgs:

  • CHX – 615kg – €1790;
  • 1 CHX – 620kg – €1760;
  • CHX – 670kg – €1760;
  • 1 CHX – 615kg – €1730;
  • CHX – 635kg – €1720;
  • 1 CHX – 575kg – €1690;
  • CHX – 545kg – €1660;
  • SIX – 535kg – €1600.

Stock bulls:

  • LM – 940kg – €2250;
  • CH – 915kg – €1920.

Cull cows under 600kgs:

  • LMX – 560kg – €1590;
  • CHX – 585kg – €1570;
  • AAX – 590kg – €1550;
  • CHX – 545kg – €1490;
  • PTX – 580kg – €1460;
  • AUX – 550kg – €1400;
  • LMX – 580kg – €1360;
  • CH – 595kg – €1360;
  • SA – 560kg – €1350.

Dry cows under 700kgs:

  • CHX – 690kg – €2060;
  • LM – 690kg – €1970;
  • LMX – 695kg – €1920;
  • SIX – 685kg – €1900;
  • CHX – 690kg – €1840;
  • BB – 690kg – €1790;
  • CHX – 640kg – €1780;
  • LM – 620kg – €1770.

Dry cows over 700kgs:

  • CHX – 1010kg – €2760;
  • AA – 925kg – €2600;
  • CH – 885kg – €2580;
  • LM – 880kg – €2550;
  • CHX – 900kg – €2500;
  • AAX – 860kg – €2400;
  • SIX – 850kg – €2320;
  • AAX – 870kg – €2300;
  • LMX – 850kg – €2300;
  • CHX – 855kg – €2300.

Other articles on That’s Farming:

Read a report from the previous week’s cattle sale

Further information:

  • Address: Dowra Mart, Fairgreen, Dowra, Co. Cavan
  • Contact details: (071) 964 3049 or email – dowramart@gmail.com
  • Sale days: Sheep sales on Fridays and cattle sales on Saturday – Register to bid via MartEye

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To have your report featured, send via email to Catherina Cunnane, editor of  That’s Farming – catherina@thatsfarming.com

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