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Weekly Cattle Prices 17th 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 Slane515/520520/525460-490
Kepak Athleague515/520520/525440-490
Moyvalley Meats515520430-460
Euro Farm Foods515/520520/525450-500
ABP Clones515/520520/525460-490
Liffey Meats515520450-490
Slaney Foods515/520520/525450-490
Kepak Kilbeggan515/520520/525460-490
Dawn Ballyhaunis515520425-480
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg520525440-470
Ashbourne Meats520525460-500
Meadowmeats Rathdowney515/520520/525440-480
Charleville Foods515/520520/525440-480
Kepak Watergrasshill515/520520/525440-480
ABP Bandon515/520520/525440-480
ABP Cahir515/520520/525440-480
ABP Waterford515/520520/525440-480
Dawn Grannagh515/520520/525440-480
ABP Nenagh515/520520/525440-480

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

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