• Date: 19/05/2022
  • Type: Calves, Cattle, Weanling

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

19/05/2022 - Castlerea Cattle Mart Report

Castlerea Mart Market report re sale 19/05/22

The numbers of stock presented for sale for the time of year remain high with over 600 animals presented for sale on Thursday last. Trade and prices in all 3 rings remain boyounant with forward cattle in particular reaching some very high prices.

The bullock ring saw prices peak at €2320 with the heifers reaching €1880 while the dry cows topped out at €2810 with a good clearance taking place in all 3 rings.


BULLOCKS: AA 490kgs €1420 Ch 355kgs €1370 Lm 375kgs €1330 Lm 515kgs €1660 Hex 500kgs €1380 Lm 580kgs €2010 Ch 570kgs €1910 Lm 640kgs €2060 AA 645kgs €1840 AA 705kgs €2320 Lm 680kgs €2100 Ch 670kgs €2060

HEIFERS: Ch 340kgs €1250 Lm 415kgs €1350 Ch 350kgs €1190 AA 420kgs €1240 Lm 490kgs €1700 Ch 460kgs €1690 Ch 470kgs €1660 Shx 615kgs €1880 Lm 520kgs €1780 Lm 530kgs €1760 Lm 510kgs €1760 Hex 493kgs €1580

DRY COWS: Lm 800kgs €2810 AA 885kgs €2700 Lm 815kgs €2560 Lm 775kgs €2480 Lm 785kgs €2460 Lmx 440kgs €1070 Hex 465kgs €900 Fr 480kgs €740  Fr 735kgs €1630

Cows with calves at foot made from €1580 to €2040

Springers made from €1480 to €1820 per head

Calves: A slight drop in the number presented for sale but prices have improved in recent weeks with lots making from €5 to €380

WEANLING BULLS: Chx 285kgs €1110 Sax 285kgs €1050 Sax 230kgs €940 Ch 360kgs €1220 Ch 375kgs €1220 Lm 430kgs €1260 Lm 360kgs €1120 Sax 300kgs €1050

WEANLING HEIFERS: Chx 290kgs €1010 Ch 315kgs €970 Sim 415kgs €1250 Lm 480kgs €1670 Lm 350kgs €1250 Sim 300kgs €1180 Ch 325kgs €1160

Sales continue at Castlerea Mart on Thursday next the 26th May with our weekly sale of Bullocks, Heifers, Cows, Calves, Runners and Weanlings

All sales commence at 11 AM

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