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Weekly Cattle Prices 6th July

Factories paying 5c to 15c/kg above quotes. Steer base €5.00/5.15/kg. Heifer base €5.05/5.20/kg. Young Bulls R/U €5.00/5.30/kg. Higher prices and flat deals for larger and specialised lots. Cows €4.60/€5.00/kg. In-spec bonus 20c/kg for under 30 months and 8c/kg for 30 to 36 months. 12c/kg bonus for under 30 month steers and heifers grading O- and those with a fat class of 4+ that meet all other in spec criteria.

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.


Dawn Slane490/500495/500450-480
Kepak Athleague490490/495450-480
Moyvalley Meats490495/500450-480
Euro Farm Foods490/500495/500450-480
ABP Clones490/500495/500450-480
Liffey Meats490/500495/500450-480
Slaney Foods490/500500450-480
Kepak Kilbeggan490495/500450-480
Dawn Ballyhaunis  *QA cattle490495430-470
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg490495430-455
Ashbourne Meats490/500495/500450-480
Meadowmeats Rathdowney490/500500450-480
Charleville Foods500500450-480
Kepak Watergrasshill500500450-480
ABP Bandon500500450-480
ABP Cahir500500450-480
ABP Waterford500500450-480
Dawn Grannagh500500450-480
ABP Nenagh500500450-480

Farmers should insist on payment on the day for their cattle.

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