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Weekly Cattle Price 19th May

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Numbers tight. Strong demand. Steer base €4.10/4.15/kg. Heifer base €4.15/4.20/kg. Higher deals for larger and specalised lots. Increased Breed Bonuses. Young Bulls R/U €4.10 – 4.30/kg. Cows €3.30/€3.75/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.

Factory Base Quotes c/Kg

Dawn Slane410415330-370
Kepak Athleague410410/415330-370
Moyvalley Meats410410330-360
Euro Farm Foods410415330-370
ABP Clones410415330-370
Liffey Meats410415330-370
Slaney Foods410/415415330-370
Kepak Kilbeggan410410/415330-370
Dawn Ballyhaunis405410320-360
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg  410* 415*330-375*
Ashbourne Meats410415330-375
Meadowmeats Rathdowney410415330-370
Charleville Foods410415330-370
Kepak Watergrasshill410415330-370
ABP Bandon410415330-370
ABP Cahir410415330-370
ABP Waterford410415330-370
Dawn Grannagh410415330-370
ABP Nenagh410415330-370

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

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