WHAT ARE THE FACTORIES PAYING FOR CATTLE THIS WEEK?

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WHAT ARE THE FACTORIES PAYING FOR CATTLE THIS WEEK?
10 May 2017

WHAT ARE THE FACTORIES PAYING FOR CATTLE THIS WEEK?

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Cattle numbers are tight with very strong factory demand evident across the country. 

  • Numbers tight.
  • Very strong factory demand.
  • Factories paying 5/10c above quotes.
  • Steer base €4.05/4.10kg.
  • Heifers €4.15/4.20kg.
  • Young Bulls O/R/U €3.90/4.05/4.15/kg.
  • Cows P/O €3.35/3.55 R/U €3.60/3.80.
  • In-spec bonus 12c/kg above base price.
FACTORY BASE QUOTES C/KG
Steers Heifers Cows
Dunbia 405/410 415/420 330 – 380
Kepak Athleague 405/410 415/420 330 – 375
Moyvalley Meats 405/410 415/420 330 – 375
Euro Farm Foods 405/410 420 330 – 375
ABP Clones 405/410 415/420
Slaney Foods 405/410 415/420 330 – 375
Kepak Kilbeggan 405/410 415/420
Liffey Meats 405/410 415/420 330 – 375
Kildare Chilling 405/410 415/420 320 – 370
Dawn Ballyhaunis 405/410 415/420 330 – 375
Ashbourne Meats 405/410 415/420 330 – 380
Meadowmeats Rathdowney 405/410 415/420 330 – 375
Charleville Foods 405/410 415/420 330 – 370
Kepak Watergrasshill 405/410 415/420 330 – 370
ABP Bandon 405/410 415/420 330 – 370
ABP Waterford 405/410 415/420 330 – 370
Dawn Grannagh 405/410 415/420 330 – 370
ABP Nenagh 405/410 415/420 330 – 370
Farmers should insist on payment on the day for their cattle

 

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