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Weekly Cattle Prices 5th May

Price stronger, factories paying 5-10c/kg above quotes. Good demand, numbers tight.

Steer base €4.05/4.15/kg.

Heifer base €4.10/4.20/kg. Higher deals for larger and specalised lots. Increased Breed Bonuses.

Young Bulls R/U €4.10 – 4.30/kg. Cows €3.40/€3.85/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.

Factory Base Quotes c/Kg

Dawn Slane405/410410/415340-380
Kepak Athleague405/410410/415340-380
Moyvalley Meats405410340-370
Euro Farm Foods405/410410/415340-380
ABP Clones405/410410/415340-380
Liffey Meats405/410410340-380
Slaney Foods405/410410/415340-380
Kepak Kilbeggan405/410410/415340-380
Dawn Ballyhaunis405410340-380
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg  415* 420*330-380*
Ashbourne Meats405/410410/415340-380
Meadowmeats Rathdowney405/410410/415340-380
Charleville Foods405/410410/415340-380
Kepak Watergrasshill405/410410/415340-380
ABP Bandon405/410410/415340-380
ABP Cahir405/410410/415340-380
ABP Waterford405/410410/415340-380
Dawn Grannagh405/410410/415340-380
ABP Nenagh405/410410/415340-380

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

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