CattleFactory Cattle Prices

Weekly Cattle Prices 14th December

Factories paying 10/15c/kg above quotes. Strong demand. Prices rising.  Steer base €4.85/5.00/kg. Heifer base €4.90/5.05/kg. Up to €5.10/kg base paid. Young Bulls R/U €4.90/5.20/kg. Higher prices for larger and specialised lots.  Cows €4.20/€4.75/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.


Dawn Slane485/490490/495420-470
Kepak Athleague485/490490/495420-465
Moyvalley Meats485/490490/495420-465
Euro Farm Foods485/490495420-470
ABP Clones485/490490/495420-470
Liffey Meats485/490490/495420-470
Slaney Foods485/490495420-470
Kepak Kilbeggan485/490490/495420-470
Dawn Ballyhaunis  *incl 5c <400kg480/485490/495400-450
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg U30m495500410-455
Ashbourne Meats485/490490/495420-475
Meadowmeats Rathdowney485490420-460
Charleville Foods485490420-460
Kepak Watergrasshill485490420-460
ABP Bandon485490420-460
ABP Cahir485490420-460
ABP Waterford485490420-460
Dawn Grannagh485490420-460
ABP Nenagh485490420-460

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

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