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Prices from €120 to €2,260 in Castlerea – Egan

Farming News/Mart Report – Castlerea Mart – Cattle Prices – 13-07-2023

According to Brendan Egan, “good numbers” of stock crossed the scales at Castlerea Mart’s most recent cattle sale on Thursday, July 13th, 2023.

The mart manager reported that the bullock ring witnessed lots making up to €1930, while the heifer ring topped out at €2200 and dry cows made up to €2240.

Meanwhile, the weanling rings saw bulls peak at €3.53/kg, while heifers topped out at €3.90/kg.

The calf ring, Egan added, witnessed a “good” clearance, while cows with calves at foot climbed to €2260.

Read a report from last week’s sale on www.thatsfarming.com: Prices from €15 to €2,490 in Castlerea – Egan

Bullock prices:

  • CH – 455KGS – €1550;
  • LM – 445KGS – €1440;
  • AAX – 480KGS – €1420;
  • BAX – 435KGS – €1400;
  • AAX – 515KGS – €1520;
  • AA – 502KGS – €1400;
  • LM – 5595KGS – €1570;
  • HEX – 560KGS – €1550;
  • CH – 640KGS – €1810;
  • LM – 660KGS – €1930;
  • AA – 670KGS – €1900.

Dry cow prices:

  • CH – 845KGS – €2240;
  • CH – 760KGS – €2030;
  • CH – 725KGS – €1930;
  • SHX – 610KGS – €1670;
  • LM – 665KGS – €1660;
  • FR – 630KGS – €1150;
  • HEX – 510KGS – €930;
  • FR – 720KGS – €129-;
  • FR – 720KGS – €1400;
  • AA – 575KGS – €1270.

Heifer prices:

  • BBX – 425KGS – €1370;
  • SH – 390KGS – €1210;
  • LM – 300KGS – €1170;
  • CH – 495KGS – €1630;
  • LM – 445KGS – €1440;
  • LM – 645KGS – €2200;
  • CH – 670KGS – €1930 –
  • CH – 675KGS – €1750;
  • LM – 575KGS – €1640.

Suckler pairs:

  • Cows with calves at foot fetched from €1190 to €2260 for a Limousin cow and her bull calf at foot;
  • Springers changed hands from €800 to €1210;
  • Calf prices: 40 lots on offer with prices making from €120 to €450;
  • Runner lots ranged from €480 to €780.

Weanling heifer prices:

  • LM – 290KGS – €950;
  • LM – 255KGS – €810;
  • LMX – 305KGS – €1190;
  • CH – 320KGS – €1090;
  • LM – 305KGS – €960;
  • LM – 255KGS – €810;
  • LM – 285KGS – €860.

Weanling bull prices:

  • LM – 275KGS – €950;
  • LM – 245KGS – €860;
  • CH – 375KGS – €1260;
  • LM – 310KGS – €1050;
  • LM – 305KGS – €1100;
  • LM – 400KGS – €1350;
  • LM – 430KGS – €1520;
  • LM – 415KGS – €1300.

Note

Sales continue at Castlerea Mart on Thursday, July 20th, 2023, next with a weekly sale of bullocks, heifers, cows, calves, runners, and weanlings – all sales commence at 11 AM.

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