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Grain Market Report

Domestic Market Anecdotal reports would suggest that a lot of barley has moved over the past month due to the rise in spot maize prices and the comparatively lower prices for barley. Heading into the new harvest the overhang of stock from last harvest may not be as high as feared earlier in the year. […]

Lamb Price Update

Supplies tight. Factories paying €5.60 to €5.70. Tops €5.80 paid. Ewes €2.90/kg.

Cattle Price Update

Steer base €3.85. Heifers €3.95. Some €3.90/4.00. Y Bulls O/R/U €3.50-3.60/3.70-3.75/3.80-3.85. Cows €3.10/3.60.

Timber prices – April to June 2019

IFA Farm Forestry Timber Price Survey April – June 2019. All prices (ex VAT) quoted roadside for conifers. The prices have been collected from forest owners, forestry companies and sawmills. Product Type Length (m) Diameter (cm) Price € /tonne (Roadside)* Pulp 3 m < 7cm 20 – 34 Stakewood 1.6 m > 8cm < 15 […]

Factory Cattle Prices

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members Steer base €3.85/3.90/kg. Heifers €3.95/4.00/kg. Young Bulls O/R/U €3.50-3.60/3.70-3.75/3.80-3.85/kg. Cows €3.10/3.60/kg. In-spec bonus 12c/kg above base price. FACTORY BASE QUOTES C/KG Steers Heifers Cows Dunbia 385 395 310 – 360 Kepak Athleague 385 395 310 – 360 Moyvalley Meats 385 395 310 – 360 Euro Farm […]

Pig and Pigmeat Market Report

The national pig kill was reduced down to 55,457 last week, due to the short working week caused by the June bank holiday and the tight supply of finished pigs coming on stream. The pig market remains strong with many pig farmers receiving increases of 2-4c/kg for this week’s pigs, depending on which factory they […]

Domestic Potato Market Report

  Ex-Farm Potato Prices reported to IFA     Low High Average Rooster box €500 €520 €510 Rooster10 kg bag €5.50 €6.00 €5.75 Whites Box €500 €550 €525 Kerr Pink 10kg bag €6.00 €6.50 €6.25 Golden Wonder box €680 €720 €700       Potato consumption remains relatively high for this time of the year. […]

Sheep Factory Quotes

Sheep Factory Quotes c/kg including VAT Factory June 11th Ewes Spring Lamb Dawn Ballyhaunis Tuesday 260 550+10QA ICM Camolin Tuesday 270+10QA 550+10QA ICM Navan Tuesday 270+10QA 550+10QA Kepak Athleague Tuesday – – Kildare Chilling Tuesday 270+10QA 560+10QA Moyvalley Meats Tuesday – –
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