THIS WEEK’S FACTORY PRICES – STRONG DEMAND AND BASE PRICE UP

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THIS WEEK'S FACTORY PRICES - STRONG DEMAND AND BASE PRICE UP
11 Apr 2018

THIS WEEK’S FACTORY PRICES – STRONG DEMAND AND BASE PRICE UP

Cattle, Prices

Have a look at the prices for steers, heifers and cows reported at factories around the country this week.

  • Very strong factory demand.
  • Base price up 5c/kg.
  • Factories paying 5-10c above quotes.
  • Steer base €4.05/kg.
  • Heifers €4.15/kg.
  • Young Bulls O/R/U €3.90/4.05/4.20/kg.
  • Cows €3.30/3.80.
  • In-spec bonus 12c/kg above base price.
FACTORY BASE QUOTES C/KG
Steers Heifers Cows
Dunbia 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Kepak Athleague 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Moyvalley Meats 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Euro Farm Foods 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
ABP Clones 400-405 410-415
Slaney Foods 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Kepak Kilbeggan 400-405 410-415
Liffey Meats 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Kildare Chilling 400-415 410-415 330 – 380
Dawn Ballyhaunis 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Ashbourne Meats 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Meadowmeats Rathdowney 400-405 410-415 330 – 380
Charleville Foods 400-405 410-415 330 – 370
Kepak Watergrasshill 400-405 410-415 330 – 370
ABP Bandon 400-405 410-415 330 – 370
ABP Cahir 400-405 410-415 330 – 370
ABP Waterford 400-405 410-415 330 – 370
Dawn Grannagh 400-405 410-415 330 – 370
ABP Nenagh 400-405 410-415 330 – 370
Farmers should insist on payment on the day for their cattle

 

 

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