CattleFactory Cattle Prices

Weekly Cattle Prices 2nd March

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Strong Demand. Prices rise 5c/kg.  Factories paying above quotes. Steer base €4.50/4.70/kg. Heifer base €4.55/4.75/kg. Higher deals for larger and  specalised lots. Young Bulls R/U €4.50/4.70/kg. 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 Slane450/455455/460380-440
Kepak Athleague450/455455/460380-430
Moyvalley Meats450455390-420
Euro Farm Foods450455380-440
ABP Clones450455380-440
Liffey Meats450455380-440
Slaney Foods450/455455/460380-440
Kepak Kilbeggan450/455455/460380-430
Dawn Ballyhaunis  450/455455/460380-440
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg  470* 475* 400-430*
Ashbourne Meats450/455455/460380-440
Meadowmeats Rathdowney450/455455/460380-440
Charleville Foods450455380-420
Kepak Watergrasshill450455380-420
ABP Bandon450455380-420
ABP Cahir450455380-420
ABP Waterford450455380-420
Dawn Grannagh450455380-420
ABP Nenagh450455380-420

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

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