• Date: 18/11/2021
  • Type: Calves, Cattle, Weanling

  • Town: Castlerea (Co. Roscommon)
  • Address: Castlerea Livestock Co-operative Mart, Main St, Demesne, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon
  • Webpage: Castlerea Mart

18/11/2021 - Castlerea Cattle Mart Report

Castlerea Mart Market report re sale 18/11/21

Thursday sale witnessed a slight decrease in numbers presented for sale as we enter the pre Christmas period. Trade has held up well with the weanling rings reporting an improved trade this week with the bulls peaking at €3.19 a kilo while the heifer weanlings peaked at €4.22 a kilo or €1290 for a 305kgs Lmx weanling heifer.

The heifer trade remains steady with quality stores in strong demand while the cows with calves at foot saw lots reach €2680.

The dry cow trade remains firm with lots making up to €1900 or €2.51 a kilo.


HEIFERS: Lm 425kgs €1190 Lm 415kgs €1170 Ch 375kgs €1050 Lm 475kgs €1320  Ch 465kgs €1180 Lm 455kgs €1170 Ch 700kgs €1740 Lm 565kgs €1490 Ch 555kgs €1470 Lm 505kgs €1450

DRY COWS: Chx 755kgs €1900 AAX 840kgs €1840 Lm 810kgs €1800 AA 805kgs €1750 Sim 840kgs €1770 Lm 730kgs €1570 Sim 700kgs €1350 AA 750kgs €1470 Fr 635kgs €880

Cows with calves at foot made from €1140 to €2680 for a Charolais cow and her Limousin bull calf. Springers made from €590 to €1460

CALVES/RUNNERS: Young calves made from €100 to €140 with runners making from €200 to €750 for continental  lots

WEANLING BULLS: AA 295kgs €860 Ch 260kgs €830 BBx 265kgs €770 Ch 370kgs €1070 Lm 355kgs €1080 Ch 430kgs €1100 Ch 400kgs €1110

WEANLING HEIFERS: Ch 295kgs €910 Ch 260kgs €880 Lm 270kgs €830 Lm 305kgs €1290 Lm 345kgs €1210 Ch 305kgs €1040 Ch 300kgs €930 Ch 300kgs €900

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