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Cull cows to €2,960 and bullocks to €2,600 at Kilkenny

Kilkenny Mart – Cattle Prices – 02-06-2022

According to George Candler, a smaller entry comprising 650 lots came under the hammer at Kilkenny Mart on Thursday, June 2nd, 2022.

The mart’s auctioneer reported that the cull cow ring recorded the top price of €2,960, while bullocks changed hands for up to €2,600 and heifers sold to €2,420.

Kilkenny Mart 02-06-2022

Bullocks 600kgs – €2.10-€3.50/kg or €1,650-€2,600/head:

  • LM – 770kgs – €2,600;
  • 2 CH – 725kgs – €2,480;
  • CH – 705kgs – €2,460;
  • 4 FR – 640kgs – €1,810;
  • 4 AA – 635kgs – €1,960;
  • 2 LM – 620kgs – €1,880.
500-600kgs – €2.35-€3.20/kg or €1,300-€1,840/head:
  • 2 AA – 595kgs – €1,800;
  • LM – 580kgs – €1,840;
  • CH – 570kgs – €1,700;
  • 2 HE – 560kgs – €1,570;
  • 9 CH – 535kgs – €1,420;
  • 3 HE – 530kgs – €1,320.
400-500kgs – €2.15-€3.22/kg or €860-€1,550/head:
  • LM – 490kgs – €1,550;
  • 3 LM – 460kgs – €1,480;
  • 6 continentals – 445kgs – €1,390;
  • 2 AA – 435kgs – €1,120;
  • 3 FR – 415kgs – €930;
  • 6 FR – 400kgs – €860.
<400kgs – €1.70-€3.55/kg or €500-€1,330/head:
  • 5 LM – 395kgs – €1,330;
  • 4 LM – 380kgs – €1,210;
  • 2 CH – 375kgs – €1,150;
  • 5 AA – 355kgs – €1,000;
  • SI – 350kgs – €1,040;
  • 2 AA – 260kgs – €730.
Cull cows:
  • Friesians – €1.26-€2.55/kg;
  • Continentals – €1.70-€3.33/kg.
Beef heifers – €2.60-€3.46/kg or €1,600-€2,420/head:
  • CH – 700kgs – €2,420;
  • 2 CH – 665kgs – €2,090;
  • 2 LM – 645kgs – €2,000;
  • 3 CH – 640kgs – €2,060;
  • 7 HE – 600kgs – €1,800;
  • 3 AA – 585kgs – €1,800.
Forward store heifers – €2.50-€3.33/kg or €1,150-€1,740/head:
  • 2 LM – 55kgs – €1,650;
  • 2 CH – 520kgs – €1,400;
  • 3 CH – 495kgs – €1,380;
  • 2 continentals – 530kgs – €1,740;
  • 2 LM – 450kgs – €1,500;
  • SI – 435kgs – €1,250.
Light store heifers – €1.90-€3.35/kg or €650-€1,320/head:
  • LM – 395kgs – €1,320;
  • 2 LM – 380kgs – €1,140;
  • 3 AA – 345kgs – €940;
  • 4 CH – 335kgs – €1,050;
  • 3 HE – 325kgs – €760;
  • 7 AA – 310kgs – €790.

Last week’s cattle prices

Read a report with last week’s sale

Kilkenny Mart information:
  • Address: Kilkenny Co-Operative Livestock Market LTD, Cillin Hill, Dublin Road, Co. Kilkenny
  • Contact details: Info@kilkennymart.ie or phone: 056-7721407 or see the mart’s website.

Upcoming sales:

  • Sheep and calf sale – Mondays at 10 am with a dairy sale at 12 pm
  • Cattle sale – Thursday – Cows at 10 am, followed by heifers, with bullocks at 10:30 am.
Mart reports – cattle and sheep prices:

See more mart reports.

To share your story, email – catherina@thatsfarming.com

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