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Weekly Cattle Prices 31st January

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Markets strong. Factories paying above quotes. Steer base €5.20/5.30/kg. Heifer base €5.25/5.35kg. Young Bulls R/U €5.20/5.50/kg. Higher prices for larger and specialised lots. Cows €4.20/€5.00/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 Slane520525420-480
Kepak Athleague515520420-480
Moyvalley Meats510/515515/520420-480
Euro Farm Foods520525420-480
Liffey Meats520525420-490
Slaney Foods520525420-480
Kepak Kilbeggan520525420-480
Dawn Ballyhaunis510520420-480
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg520525410-450
Ashbourne Meats520525420-490
Meadowmeats Rathdowney520525420-470
Charleville Foods515/520520420-470
Kepak Watergrasshill515/520520420-470
ABP Bandon515/520520420-470
ABP Cahir515/520520420-470
ABP Waterford515/520520420-470
Dawn Grannagh515/520520420-470
ABP Nenagh515/520520420-470

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

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