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‘Strong’ trade for all classes in Roscommon with highs of €1,960

Farming News/Mart Reports – Roscommon Mart – Cattle Prices – 07-07-2023

According to a spokesperson for Roscommon Mart, there was a “good” entry of stock on offer at its most recent general cattle sale on Friday, July 7th, 2023.

They noted that a “strong” trade prevailed for all classes, with heifers from €2.72-€3.28/kg, and dry cows from €2.29-€2.79/kg.

Dry cow prices:

  • LMX – 675 KG – €1,880;
  • CHX – 685 KG – €1,780;
  • CHX – 630 KG – €1,700;
  • LMX – 590 KG – €1,510;
  • LMX – 710 KG – €1,750;
  • LMX – 700 KG – €1,710;
  • LMX – 630 KG – €1,540;
  • CHX – 860 KG – €1,980;
  • BBX – 470 KG – €1,700.

Heifer prices:

  • CHX – 400 KG – €1,310;
  • CHX – 420 KG – €1,370;
  • CHX – 470 KG – €1,530;
  • CHX – 655 KG – €1,960;
  • CHX – 540 KG – €1,640;
  • LMX – 510 KG – €1,530;
  • CHX – 457 KG – €1,440;
  • LMX – 590 KG – €1,790;
  • LMX – 440 KG – €1,390;
  • CHX – 405 KG – €1,310;
  • CHX – 425 KG – €1,270;
  • CHX – 475 KG – €1,350;
  • CHX – 475 KG – €1,390;
  • CHX – 395 KG – €1,130;
  • LMX – 380 KG – €1,100.
Weanling prices:

According to the spokesperson, there was a smaller entry of “top-quality” weanlings on offer at the mart’s anniversary sale held on Tuesday evening (July 11th, 2023).

They noted that a “very strong” trade prevailed for both bulls and heifers.

Bull weanlings pushed from an average of €2.83-€3.59/kg, while heifer weanlings changed hands from an average of €2.90-€3.36/kg.

Bull weanling prices

  • CHX – 415 KG – €1,490;
  • CHX – 345 KG – €1,180;
  • LMX – 290 KG – €890;
  • LMX – 265 KG – €770;
  • LMX – 335 KG – €940;
  • LMX – 330 KG – €990;
  • CHX – 630 KG – €1,780;
  • BAX – 465 KG – €1,390;
  • LMX – 390 KG – €1,130;
  • CHX – 420 KG – €1,170;
  • LMX – 415 KG – €1,230;
  • CHX – 615 KG – €1,660;
  • CHX – 600 KG – €1,590;
  • CHX – 310 KG – €750;
  • LMX – 490 KG – €1,260.

Heifer weanling prices

  • CHX – 345 KG – €1,160;
  • LMX – 340 KG – €1,060;
  • CHX – 350 KG – €1,080;
  • CHX – 360 KG – €1,100;
  • CHX – 370 KG – €1,080;
  • LMX – 380 KG – €985;
  • CHX – 575 KG – €1,540;
  • CHX – 530 KG – €1,420;
  • LMX – 385 KG – €1,000.
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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