Castlerea Mart Market Report Re Sale 13/12/18
Good numbers of stock presented for sale on Thursday last with our sale well attended by farmers and feedlot agents sourcing stock. Prices and trade was similar to the previous week with demand strongest for the quality lots on offer. Overall a good clearance took place for all categories of stock presented for sale.
BULLOCKS: Ch 460kgs €1180 Ch 490kgs €1190 Lm 505kgs €1130 AAX 630kgs €1370 Ch 475kgs €1140
HEIFERS: LM 420kgs €1090 Ch 400kgs €990 Lm 385kgs €980 Lm 400kgs €1110 Lm 480kgs €1235 Ch 450kgs €1150 Ch 670kgs €1445 Ch 590kgs €1335
DRY COWS: AAX 960kgs €1655 BA 750kgs €1550 Lm 710kgs €1435 Lm 740kgs €1430 AA 980kgs €1650
Cows with calves at foot made from €1100 to €1640 per head.
Springers made from €720 to €1220 per head.
Calves/Runners: Young stock made from €140 to €280 with stronger lots making from €320 to €765 for the continental lots.
Weanling Bulls: Ch 265kgs €830 Ch 295kgs €940 Lm 275kgs €740 Ch 430kgs €1065 Ch 410kgs €1040 Ch 410kgs €1095 Ch 330kgs €950
Weanling Heifers: Ch 290kgs €915 Ch 270kgs €890 BB 350kgs €920 Ch 300kgs €870 Ch 320kgs €885 Lm 280kgs €730
Sales continue @ Castlerea Mart on Thursday next the 20th December with our final sale for 2018
Bullocks, Heifers, Cows, Calves,Runners and Weanlings on offer.