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Weanlings prices up €50/head on last year at Kilrush

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Trade was a shade easier at Kilrush Mart on Wednesday (September 16th), according to a spokesperson who reported a “good-sized” entry at its annual weanling show and sale.

“The heifer weanlings met a very solid trade, but some lovely stock in the heifer ring.”

“There were a number of cull cows on offer also and these were a very fine trade. Despite trade being a shade tougher, average price up €50 on last year’s sale.” the spokesperson concluded.

WEANLING BULLS:

  • 1 CH – 365kgs – €1,100 – €3.01/kg;                
  • 1 LIM – 430kgs – €1,000 – €2.32/kg;               
  • 1 CH – 350kgs – €980 – €2.80/kg;     
  •  1 CH – 385kgs – €1,050 – €2.73/kg;
  • 1 CH -330kgs – €1,020 – €3.09/kg;                
  • 1 CH – 340kgs – €940 – €2.76/kg;
  • 1 LM – 360kgs – €990 – €2.75/kg;                 
  • 1 CH – 365kgs – €1,100 – €3.01/kg.                          

WEANLING HEIFERS:

  • 1 LMX – 320kgs – €1,080 – €3.37/kg;         
  • 1 LMX – 315kgs – €1,060 – €3.36/kg;
  • 1 CH – 315kgs – €830 – €2.63/kg;               
  • 1 LM – 315kgs – €890 – €2.82/kg; 
  • 1 LM – 300kgs – €925 – €3.08/kg;             
  • 1 CH – 245kgs – €860 – €3.51/kg;
  • 1 CH – 330kgs – €900 – €2.73/kg;               
  • 1 CH – 270kgs – €860 – €3.18/kg.
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CULL COWS:

  • 1 FRX – 605kgs – €1,040 – €1.72/kg;             
  • 1 FRX – 615kgs – €900 – €1.46/kg; 
  • 1 FR – 630kgs – €970 – €1.39/kg;                  
  • 1 FR – 705kgs – €930 – €1.32/kg;
  • 1 SHX – 500kgs – €660 – €1.32/kg;                
  • 1 SHX – 820kgs – €1,210 – €1.47/kg.    
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