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Weekly Cattle Prices 3rd January

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Prices up 5c/kg to 10c/kg. Factories paying above quotes. Steer base €5.00/5.10/kg. Heifer base €5.10/5.15kg. Young Bulls R/U €5.00/5.50/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 Slane495/500505380-460
Kepak Athleague500505400-440
Moyvalley Meats495500380-420
Euro Farm Foods500510400-460
Liffey Meats500510390-460
Slaney Foods500510390-460
Kepak Kilbeggan500505380-460
Dawn Ballyhaunis495505380-460
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg510515395-435
Ashbourne Meats500510400-460
Meadowmeats Rathdowney500510380-460
Charleville Foods500505380-450
Kepak Watergrasshill500505380-450
ABP Bandon500505380-450
ABP Cahir500505380-450
ABP Waterford500505380-450
Dawn Grannagh500505380-450
ABP Nenagh500505380-450

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

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