CattleFactory Cattle Prices

Weekly Cattle Prices 18th May

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Strong demand. Prices rise 10-20c. Factories paying above qoutes. Steer base €5.05/5.25/kg. Heifer base €5.20/5.30/kg. Young Bulls R/U €4.90/5.10/kg. Higher prices and flat deals for larger and specialised lots. Cows €4.50/€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 Slane505/510510450/500
Kepak Athleague505/510510450-500
Moyvalley Meats500510450-490
Euro Farm Foods505/510510450/500
ABP Clones505510450/500
Liffey Meats505/510510450/500
Slaney Foods505/510510450/500
Kepak Kilbeggan505/510510450-500
Dawn Ballyhaunis  500510450-500
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg 525530440-500
Ashbourne Meats505510450-500
Meadowmeats Rathdowney505510440-500
Charleville Foods505510440-480
Kepak Watergrasshill505510440-480
ABP Bandon505510440-480
ABP Cahir505510440-480
ABP Waterford505510440-480
Dawn Grannagh505510440-480
ABP Nenagh505510440-480

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

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