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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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Heifers to €2,380 as buyers ‘remain anxious’ at Roscommon

Roscommon Mart report – cattle prices – 12-11-2021

According to Maura Quigley, buyers “remained anxious” for stock at Roscommon Mart’s cattle sale on Friday, November 12th, 2021.

She reported that “plenty” of bidders were active, both ringside and online.

“There were good numbers on offer again, with a firm trade for all classes,” she remarked.

“Bullocks averaged from €2.13 per kilo up to €2.75 per kilo.  Heifers made from an average of €2.42 per kilo up to €4.03 per kilo for a Limousin weighing 520 kgs and making €2100.”

“Dry cows fetched from €1.81 per kilo up to €2.55 per kilo,” she added.

Read a report from the previous week’s sale, where prices soared to €3,520.

Roscommon Mart 12-11-2021:

Dry cows ranged from an average of €1.81 per kilo up to €2.55 per kilo:
  • CHX – 850 KGS – €1900;
  • 1 CHX – 790 KGS – €1880;
  • AAX – 850 KGS – €1820;
  • LMX – 705 KGS – €1800;
  • CHX – 770 KGS – €1760;
  • SAX – 795 KGS – €1570;
  • AAX – 735 KGS – €1540;
  • 1 AAX – 760 KGS – €1490;
  • LMX – 605 KGS – €1280;
  • LMX – 585 KGS – €1280;
  • BAX – 670 KGS – €1360;
  • CHX – 545 KGS – €1070.
Heifers made from an average of €2.42 per kilo up to €4.03 per kilo
  • CHX – 695 KGS – €2380;
  • LMX – 520 KGS – €2100;
  • CHX – 590 KGS – €2000;
  • LMX – 580 KGS – €1990;
  • LMX – 640 KGS – €1960;
  • LIM X 520 KGS €1800,
  • 2 LMX – 572 KGS – €1620;
  • LMX – 510 KGS – €1660;
  • CHX – 570 KGS – €1600;
  • BBX – 515 KGS – €1600;
  • SAX – 615 KGS – €1570;
  • LM – 515 KGS – €1410;
  • CHX – 470 KGS – €1280;
  • LMX – 420 KGS – €1300;
  • 4 CHX – 460 KGS – €1210;
  • BBX – 410 KGS – €1240;
  • 5 AAX – 464 KGS – €1040;
  • LMX – 375 KGS – €1000;
  • LM – 365 KGS – €1000.
Bullocks changed hands from an average of €2.13 per kilo up to €2.75 per kilo:
  • 2 AAX – 597 KGS – €1350;
  • LMX – 600 KGS – €1650;
  • AAX – 645 KGS – €1540;
  • CHX – 615 KGS – €1450;
  • 2 AAX – 592 KGS – €1420;
  • CHX – 520 KGS – €1350;
  • LMX – 520 KGS – €1150;
  • 2 AAX – 577 KGS – €1350;
  • LMX – 515 KGS – €1130;
  • LMX – 445 KGS – €1000.
 Information:
  • Address: Roscommon Co-Operative Livestock Marts Ltd, Circular Road, Co. Roscommon.
  • Contact details: Phone: 090 6626352 or Fax no: – 090 6625689 or email – [email protected] – or see the mart’s website.
  • Sale days: Sale of lambs and cast ewes on Wednesdays at 11 am (yard opens at 8 am) and cattle sales on Fridays. Sales are also online via LSL Auctions.

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