Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members
- Supplies very tight, strong factory demand, prices up 5 – 10c/kg.
- Steer base €3.60- 3.70/kg.
- Heifers €3.65 – 3.70/kg.
- Young Bulls O/R/U €3.40-3.65/kg. Cows €2.80/3.50/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 Slane||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Kepak Athleague||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Moyvalley Meats||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Euro Farm Foods||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Liffey Meats||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Slaney Foods||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Kepak Kilbeggan||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Dawn Ballyhaunis||360/365||365/370||280 – 340|
|Ashbourne Meats||365||365/370||280 – 350|
|Meadowmeats Rathdowney||360/365||365/370||280 – 340|
|Foyle Meats *incl 10c China approved +10c 320-380kgs||370*||375*|
|Charleville Foods||360||365||280 – 340|
|Kepak Watergrasshill||360||365||280 – 340|
|ABP Bandon||360||365||280 – 340|
|ABP Cahir||360||365||280 – 340|
|ABP Waterford||360||365||280 – 340|
|Dawn Grannagh||360||365||280 – 340|
|ABP Nenagh||360||365||280 – 340|
|Farmers should insist on payment on the day for their cattle|
Consumption and sales remain buoyant this week. There are reports that merchants are making enquiries for extra stocks in particular Golden Wonders and prices remain firm. Most stock is now lifted across the country, with less than 5% remaining in some parts. Growers are also reminded to not rule out supplying the peeling market with suitable stock at this time.
21 01 2020
Opening the IFA Climate event in Dublin today, IFA President Joe Healy said the agri-food sector stands ready to respond and is actively engaged in climate action.