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Weekly Cattle Prices 6th April

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Prices up 5c/kg. Numbers tight. Demand strong. Steer base €4.80/4.90/kg. Heifer base €4.85/4.95/kg. Young Bulls R/U €4.70/4.90/kg. Higher prices and flat deals for larger and specialised lots. Cows €4.00/€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 Slane480485410-450
Kepak Athleague480485410-450
Moyvalley Meats475480410-450
Euro Farm Foods480485410-450
ABP Clones480485410-450
Liffey Meats480485400-450
Slaney Foods480485410-450
Kepak Kilbeggan480485410-450
Dawn Ballyhaunis  475485400-450
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg  490* 495*420-450
Ashbourne Meats480485410-450
Meadowmeats Rathdowney480480/485400-450
Charleville Foods475480/485400-450
Kepak Watergrasshill475480/485400-450
ABP Bandon475480/485400-450
ABP Cahir475480/485400-450
ABP Waterford475480/485400-450
Dawn Grannagh475480/485400-450
ABP Nenagh475480/485400-450

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

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