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Grain Market Report

Native grain prices remain unchanged from last week. There will be little activity over the coming weeks until action returns in January. Unfortunately, the Ukrainian maize harvest has been revised upwards by 1 million to 35 million tonnes which could create extra import pressure. However, China is in talks with the Ukraine regarding increased imports […]

Lamb Price Update

Supplies tighter. Factories paying €5.00/5.10. Tops of €5.15 earlier in week. Ewes €2.70/2.80.

Cattle Price Update

Steer base €3.75. Heifers €3.85. Some tops of €3.80/3.90. Y Bulls R/U €3.75/3.85. cows €2.60/3.30. Kill 40K.

Factory Cattle Prices

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members Steer base €3.75/kg. Heifers €3.85/kg. Some deals of €3.80/€3.90. Young Bulls R/U €3.75 – 3.90/kg. Cows €2.60/3.40/kg. In-spec bonus 12c/kg above base price. FACTORY BASE QUOTES C/KG Steers Heifers Cows Dunbia 375 385 260 – 330 Kepak Athleague 375 385 260 – 330 Moyvalley Meats 375 […]


Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA members around the country this week.

Pig and Pigmeat Market Report

Suppliers to the main export plants continue to receive pig prices ranging from €1.38/kg up to €1.42/kg.  Both Dawn Port & Bacon and Staunton’s continue to pay at the upper end of these quotes and have not reduced prices to their suppliers in recent weeks.  Despite increased seasonal demand and reports of exceptional high prices […]

Domestic Potato Market Report

Ex-Farm Potato Prices reported to IFA     Low High Average Rooster box (New season) €500 €520 €510 Rooster 10kg bags (New Season) €5.75 €6.25 €6.00 Whites box (New season) €500 €550 €525 Kerr Pinks 10kg (New season) €6.25 €6.75 €6.50 Golden Wonder box (New Season) €680 €720 €700   Potato growers have now turned […]

Sheep Factory Quotes

Sheep Factory Quotes c/kg including VAT Factory December 11th Ewes Spring Lamb Dawn Ballyhaunis Tuesday 270 475+10QA ICM Camolin Tuesday 260 475+10QA ICM Navan Tuesday 260 475+10QA Kepak Athleague Tuesday 260 480+5QA Kildare Chilling Tuesday 260+10QA 490+10QA Moyvalley Meats Tuesday – –  
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