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Weekly Cattle Prices 15th September

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Price up. Factories paying 5c/kg above quotes. Demand strong. Steer base €4.15/4.30/kg. Heifer base €4.20/4.35/kg. Higher deals for larger and specalised lots. Young Bulls R/U €4.10/4.30/kg. Cows €3.50/€3.90/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 Slane415420350-400
Kepak Athleague415420350-390
Moyvalley Meats415420350-390
Euro Farm Foods415420350-390
ABP Clones415420350-390
Liffey Meats415420350-390
Slaney Foods415420350-390
Kepak Kilbeggan415420350-390
Dawn Ballyhaunis *incl 5c 270 – 380kg 415420340-380
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg  430* 435* 340-385*
Ashbourne Meats415420350-400
Meadowmeats Rathdowney415420350-390
Charleville Foods415420350-390
Kepak Watergrasshill415420350-390
ABP Bandon415420350-390
ABP Cahir415420350-390
ABP Waterford415420350-390
Dawn Grannagh415420350-390
ABP Nenagh415420350-390

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

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