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Weekly Cattle Prices 18th January

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Strong demand. Prices rising.Factories paying 10/15c/kg above quotes. Steer base €5.15/5.25/kg. Heifer base €5.20/5.30/kg. Young Bulls R/U €5.00/5.40/kg. Higher prices for larger and specialised lots. Cows €4.20/€4.90/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 Slane515520440-480
Kepak Athleague515/520520/525440-490
Moyvalley Meats515520440-480
Euro Farm Foods515/520520/525440-490
ABP Clones515520440-480
Liffey Meats515/520520/525440-490
Slaney Foods515/520520/525440-490
Kepak Kilbeggan515/520520/525440-480
Dawn Ballyhaunis 505/510515420-480
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg515520420-470
Ashbourne Meats515515440-490
Meadowmeats Rathdowney515520430-480
Charleville Foods515515430-470
Kepak Watergrasshill515515430-470
ABP Bandon515515430-470
ABP Cahir515515430-470
ABP Waterford515515430-470
Dawn Grannagh515515430-470
ABP Nenagh515520430-470

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

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