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‘We could have done with more cattle to meet the demand’

Kanturk Mart report – cattle prices – 27-07-2021

According to a spokesperson, almost 500 lots were on offer at Kanturk Mart’s weekly cattle sale on Tuesday, July 27th, 2021.

Speaking following the sale, the spokesperson said: “A great sale again; trade is flying, and prices are still strong with calves and dry cows fetching excellent prices.”

“We had full clearance and could have done with more cattle to meet the demand,” the spokesperson added.

Kanturk Mart 27-07-2021:

Cull cow prices:
  • FR – 830kg – €1400;
  • BB – 850kg – €1800 [main image];
  • 1 FR – 880kg – €1520;
  • FR – 765kg – €1340;
  • 1 FR – 630kg – €1060;
  • FR – 520kg – €820.
Heifer prices:
  • AA – 315kg – €660;
  • HE – 570kg – €1210;
  • AA – 470kg – €1020;
  • HE – 408kg – €860;
  • AA – 386kg – €820;
  • HE – 238kg – €510;
  • AA – 555kg – €1200.
Bullock prices:
  • AA – 657kg – €1460;
  • HE – 620kg – €1330;
  • FR – 610kg – €1180;
  • LM – 525kg – €1210;
  • HE – 530kg – €1240;
  • AA – 381kg – €820;
  • HE – 487kg – €1080;
  • AA – 290kg – €620.
Calf prices:
  • HE bulls – €250 – €425;
  • HE heifers – €2175 – €315;
  • AA bulls – €195 – €375;
  • AA heifers – €160 – €315.

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Old file photo
Image source: Kanturk Mart

Cattle prices the previous week:

According to a spokesperson, a smaller entry consisting of some 380 lots went under the hammer on Tuesday, July 20th, 2021.

Cull cow prices:
  • FR – 660kg – €1130;
  • AA – 470kg – €680;
  • FR – 645kg – €1100;
  • HE – 590kg – €1270;
  • FR – 565kg – €920;
  • AA – 495kg – €950.
Heifer prices:
  • HE – 570kg – €1280;
  • AA – 665kg – €1510;
  • LM – 585kg – €1460;
  • CH – 590kg – €1380;
  • HE – 535kg – €1270;
  • AA – 326kg – €720;
  • HE – 261kg – €580;
  • AA – 296kg – €620.
Bullock prices:
  • AA – 307kg – €700;
  • HE – 645kg – €1340;
  • AA – 525kg – €1150;
  • CH – 530kg – €1130;
  • FR – 560kg – €1130;
  • HE – 490kg – €1060;
  • AA – 460kg – €1030;
  • HE – 376kg – €810;
  • AA – 314kg – €770;
  • AA – 270kg – €570.
Calf prices:
  • HE bulls – €265 – €430
  • HE heifers – €200 – €350
  • AA bulls – €210 – €390
  • AA heifers – €170 – €320
Mart information
  • Address: Kanturk Mart, Kanturk, Co Cork
  • County: Cork
  • Phone: 029 50081
  • Upcoming sales: Every Tuesday – Calves at 10am followed by the general cattle sale.

You can find more mart reports on That’s Farming.

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