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Catherina Cunnane hails from a sixth-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 firm during its start-up phase in 2015.
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Feeders stock up on stores in Kilmallock

Farming News/Mart Reports: Cattle Prices – Kilmallock Mart – 10-07-2023

According to a spokesperson for Kilmallock Mart, some 600 cattle, calves and runners changed hands at Monday’s (July 10th, 2023) sale.

They reported that an “excellent trade prevailed all around as feeders stocked up on stores”.

Bullocks pushed from €1,820 each or €2.95 per kg for heavy lots, while lighter bullocks made up to €1,410 a head or €3.12 per kg and dry cows sold for up to €1,550 each or €2.30 per kg.

Meanwhile, heifers changed hands for up to €1,500 a head or €2.75 per kg, strong calves maxed out at €570 each and suckler cows pushed to €1,920 per unit.

Bullock prices

  • 7 LM – 508KGS €1,440;
  • LM – 465KGS €1,370;
  • LM – 495KGS €1,360;
  • LM – 500KGS €1,310;
  • 4 AA – 629KGS – €1,690;
  • 3 LM – 580KGS – €1,550;
  • 3 BB – 605KGS – €1,530;
  • 5 FR – 556KGS – €1,220;
  • 2 LM – 720KGS – €1,820;
  • 6 LM – 456KGS – €1,410;
  • LM – 420KGS – €1,310;
  • 4 AA – 453KGS – €1,290;
  • 4 SA – 381KGS – €1,160;
  • HE – 425KGS – €1,130;
  • 8 FR – 520KGS – €1,100;
  • 7 FR – 460KGS – €1,060;
  • 6 HE – 350KGS – €960.

Dry cow prices

  • FR – 435KGS – €930;
  • FR – 625KGS – €1,190;
  • FR – 635KGS – €1,140;
  • FR – 590KGS – €1,120;
  • FR – 640KGS – €1,040;
  • FR – 590KGS – €1,020;
  • FR – 550KGS €990;
  • 1 SH – 675KGS – €1,550;
  • FR – 760KGS – €1,540;
  • FR – 810KGS – €1,450;
  • HER – 755KGS – €1,450
  • FR – 710KGS – €1,420.

Heifer prices

  • 4 AA – 333KGS – €870
  • 2 HE – 328KGS – €820;
  • 2 AA – 328KGS – €800;
  • AA – 315KGS – €740;
  • SIX – 460KGS – €1,080;
  • 2 LM – 423KG – €1,070;
  • HE – 460KGS – €1,060;
  • AA – 420KGS – €1,060;
  • 3 AA – 378KGS – €1,040;
  • HE – 590KGS – €1,500.

Dairy stock

  • A 3-year-old calved cow – €1,400

Bulls – breeding and factory bulls

  • AA – 670kgs – €1,610;
  • AA – 680kgs – €1,400;
  • FR – 630kgs – €1,250.

Calves & runners

  • A June-born HEX bull – €540 each;
  • A Mar-born LIM bull – €520;
  • A May-born SIX bull – €440.

Sucklers

  • A 7-year-old AA & CH bull calf – €1,920.

Read a report on last week’s sale: ‘Good lift’ in cattle prices with 117 buyers active in Kilmallock

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