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Weekly Cattle Prices 20th December

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Prices up 5c/kg to 10c/kg. Factories paying above quotes. Steer base €4.95/5.10/kg. Heifer base €5.00/5.15kg. Young Bulls R/U €5.00/5.30/kg. Higher prices for larger and specialised lots. Cows €3.80/€4.60/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 Slane495500380-460
Kepak Athleague495500380-460
Moyvalley Meats490495380-420
Euro Farm Foods495500400-460
Liffey Meats495500390-460
Slaney Foods495500390-460
Kepak Kilbeggan495500380-460
Dawn Ballyhaunis490495380-460
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg500505395-435
Ashbourne Meats495500380-460
Meadowmeats Rathdowney490495380-450
Charleville Foods490495380-450
Kepak Watergrasshill490495380-450
ABP Bandon490495380-450
ABP Cahir490495380-450
ABP Waterford490495380-450
Dawn Grannagh490495380-450
ABP Nenagh490495380-450

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

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