Have a look at the prices paid for steers, heifers and cows this week as quoted or paid to IFA members.
- Steer base €3.90/3.95/kg.
- Heifers €4.00/4.05/kg.
- Young Bulls R/U €3.90 – 4.10/kg.
- Cows €3.00/3.65/kg.
- In-spec bonus 12c/kg above base price.
IFA President Joe Healy has launched a new report on The Economic and Societal Importance of the Irish Suckler Beef Herd by Professor Thia Hennessy, Head of the Business School in UCC at the FBD National Livestock in Tullamore Co Offaly.
09 08 2018
IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods said Department of Agriculture technical officers will monitor carcass trim in the meat factories on behalf of farmers on a constant daily basis from later this year.