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Weekly Cattle Price 27th April

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Demand strong. Prices up 5c/kg. Supplies tight. Steer base €4.80/4.95/kg. Heifer base €4.85/5.00/kg. Young Bulls R/U €4.75/5.00/kg. Higher prices and flat deals for larger and specialised lots. Cows €4.20/€4.80/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.


Dawn Slane480/485485/490420-460
Kepak Athleague485490420-460
Moyvalley Meats480/485485/490420-450
Euro Farm Foods480/485485/490420-460
ABP Clones480/485485/490420-460
Liffey Meats480/485485/490420-460
Slaney Foods480/485485/490420-460
Kepak Kilbeggan480/485485/490420-460
Dawn Ballyhaunis  480/485490/495430-470
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg  495* 500*420-465
Ashbourne Meats480/485485/490430-480
Meadowmeats Rathdowney480/485485/490430-470
Charleville Foods480485420-460
Kepak Watergrasshill480485420-460
ABP Bandon480485420-460
ABP Cahir480485420-460
ABP Waterford480485420-460
Dawn Grannagh480485420-460
ABP Nenagh480485420-460

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

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