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Weekly Cattle Prices 10th May

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Supplies tight, factories paying above quotes. Steer base €5.20/5.30/kg. Heifer base €5.25/5.35/kg. Young Bulls €5.00/5.60/kg. Higher prices for larger and specialised lots. Cows €4.60/€5.20/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 Slane520/525530460-490
Kepak Athleague520/525525/530460-490
Moyvalley Meats520525440-480
Euro Farm Foods520/525530450-500
ABP Clones520/525525/530460-490
Liffey Meats520/525525/530460-490
Slaney Foods520/525525/530460-490
Kepak Kilbeggan520/525525/530460-490
Dawn Ballyhaunis520525440-490
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg525530450-475
Ashbourne Meats525530460-500
Meadowmeats Rathdowney520/525525/530460-490
Charleville Foods520520/525460-490
Kepak Watergrasshill520520/525460-490
ABP Bandon520520/525460-490
ABP Cahir520520/525460-490
ABP Waterford520520/525460-490
Dawn Grannagh520520/525460-490
ABP Nenagh520520/525460-490

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

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