CattleFactory Cattle Prices

Weekly Cattle Prices 22nd December

Factories paying 5/10c/kg above quotes.Strong demand. Prices rising.  Steer base €4.90/5.05/kg. Heifer base €4.95/5.10/kg. Young Bulls R/U €4.90/5.20/kg. Higher prices for larger and specialised lots.  Cows €4.20/€4.80/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 Slane495500420-480
Kepak Athleague495500420-470
Moyvalley Meats495500420-465
Euro Farm Foods495500420-480
ABP Clones495500420-480
Liffey Meats495500420-480
Slaney Foods495500420-480
Kepak Kilbeggan495500420-480
Dawn Ballyhaunis  *incl 5c <400kg490500400-450
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg500505420-460
Ashbourne Meats495500420-475
Meadowmeats Rathdowney495500420-470
Charleville Foods495500420-470
Kepak Watergrasshill495500420-470
ABP Bandon495500420-470
ABP Cahir495500420-470
ABP Waterford495500420-470
Dawn Grannagh495500420-470
ABP Nenagh495500420-470

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

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