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Lamb Price Update

Factories paying €5.40/kg. Ewes €2.85/3.00/kg.

Cattle Price Update

Steer base €3.75. Heifers €3.85. Some deals at €3.80/3.90. YBulls O/R/U €3.30-3.45/3.40-3.60/3.60-3.75. Cows €2.70/3.40.

Factory Cattle Prices

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members Steer base €3.75/3.80kg. Heifers €3.85/3.90/kg. Young Bulls O/R/U €3.30-3.40/3.50-365/3.60-3.75/kg. Cows €2.70/3.40/kg. In-spec bonus 12c/kg above base price. FACTORY BASE QUOTES C/KG Steers Heifers Cows Dunbia 375 385 270 – 340 Kepak Athleague 375 385 270 – 340 Moyvalley Meats 375 385 270 – 340 Euro Farm […]

Domestic Potato Market Report

Ex-Farm Potato Prices reported to IFA   Low High Average Rooster box €500 €520 €510 Rooster 10kg bag €5.75 €6.25 €6.00 Whites box €500 €550 €525 Kerr Pinks 10kg bag €6.25 €6.75 €6.50 Golden Wonder box €680 €720 €700     The continuation of the inclement weather has ensured demand has remained robust. Planting has […]

Pig and Pigmeat Market Report.

Positive news last Friday morning from all pig processors with the announcement of an official 4c/kg price rise for this week’s pigs. This has risen most suppliers above €1.40c/kg, with Rosderra and Kepak quoting €1.42c/kg and both Dawn Pork & Bacon and Staunton’s in West Cork at 4c/k above these quotes. Karro in Cookstown also […]

Grain Market Report

Demand for feed picked up slightly over the past week as wintry conditions returned and cattle were rehoused. The recent drop in both spot barley and wheat has also bought back some demand from the cheaper competitor grains. Although new crop prices have fallen significantly, they have at least steadied in the past week.

Sheep Factory Quotes

Sheep Factory Quotes c/kg including VAT Factory March 12th Ewes Spring Lamb Dawn Ballyhaunis Tuesday 260 500+10QA ICM Camolin Tuesday 260 500+10QA ICM Navan Tuesday 260 500+10QA Kepak Athleague Tuesday 260 500+15QA Kildare Chilling Tuesday NQ NQ Moyvalley Meats Tuesday – 540  
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