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Weekly Cattle Prices 4th January

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Factories paying 5/10c/kg above quotes.Strong demand. Prices rising. Steer base €5.00/5.10/kg. Heifer base €5.05/5.15/kg. Young Bulls R/U €5.00/5.25/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 Slane500505/510420-480
Kepak Athleague500505420-470
Moyvalley Meats500500420-460
Euro Farm Foods500/505505/510420-480
ABP Clones500505/510420-480
Liffey Meats500505/510420-480
Slaney Foods500/505510420-470
Kepak Kilbeggan500505/510420-470
Dawn Ballyhaunis 500510410-470
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg510510420-470
Ashbourne Meats500/505505/510420-480
Meadowmeats Rathdowney500510420-470
Charleville Foods500505400-460
Kepak Watergrasshill500505400-460
ABP Bandon500505400-460
ABP Cahir500505400-460
ABP Waterford500505400-460
Dawn Grannagh500505400-460
ABP Nenagh500505420-460

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

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