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Weekly Cattle Prices 6th December

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members.

Prices up 5c/kg to 10c/kg. Factories paying above quotes. Steer base €4.80/4.90/kg. Heifer base €4.85/4.95kg. Young Bulls R/U €4.75/5.00/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 Slane480/485485/490380-460
Kepak Athleague480/485485/490380-460
Moyvalley Meats480485370-430
Euro Farm Foods480/485485/490400-460
Liffey Meats480/485485/490390-460
Slaney Foods480/485485/490390-460
Kepak Kilbeggan480/485485/490380-460
Dawn Ballyhaunis480/485490/495380-460
Foyle Meats *incl 10c 300 – 400kg480485395-425
Ashbourne Meats480/485485/490380-460
Meadowmeats Rathdowney480/485485/490380-450
Charleville Foods480485380-450
Kepak Watergrasshill480485380-450
ABP Bandon480485380-450
ABP Cahir480485380-450
ABP Waterford480485380-450
Dawn Grannagh480485380-450
ABP Nenagh480485380-450

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

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