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Weekly Cattle Prices 18th October

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Factories paying 5-10c/kg above quotes. Steer base €4.60/4.70/kg. Heifer base €4.65/4.75/kg. Young Bulls R/U €4.75/5.00/kg. Higher prices for larger and specialised lots. Cows €3.80/€4.50/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 Slane455460380-440
Kepak Athleague455/460460/465380-440
Moyvalley Meats455460380-410
Euro Farm Foods455/460460/465400-450
Liffey Meats455/460460/465390-440
Slaney Foods455/460460/465390-440
Kepak Kilbeggan455/460460/465380-440
Dawn Ballyhaunis455460340-400
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg465470395-425
Ashbourne Meats455/460460/465380-450
Meadowmeats Rathdowney455/460460/465380-430
Charleville Foods455/460460/465380-430
Kepak Watergrasshill455/460460/465380-430
ABP Bandon455/460460/465380-430
ABP Cahir455/460460/465380-430
ABP Waterford455/460460/465380-430
Dawn Grannagh455/460460/465380-430
ABP Nenagh455/460460/465380-430

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

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