- Town: Castlerea (Co. Roscommon)
- Address: Castlerea Livestock Co-operative Mart,
- Webpage: Castlerea Mart
10/01/2019 - Castlerea Cattle Mart Report
Castlerea Mart Market Report Re sale 10/01/19
240 cattle on offer at our first sale of 2019. Younger stock in particular noticed the most improvement in price with strong demand on offer the quality lighter stores. The bullocks and heifers reported good clearances also while in the weanling rings even though the numbers presented were small, demand was improved also. Our first calves of the season met a very strong trade while the dry cow trade reported a similar trade to pre Christmas.
BULLOCKS: Chx 460kgs €1100 Lm 450kgs €1035 Ch 555kgs €1280 Lm 400kgs €895 AA 425kgs €945 AA 560kgs €1145
HEIFERS: Ch 420kgs €1000 BBx 435kgs €1095 Ch 470kgs €1090 Sim 490kgs €1080 Lm 600kgs €1380 Ch 545kgs €1290
DRY COWS: Si 830kgs €1590 BA 820kgs €1640 BAx 775kgs €1520 BBx 770kgs €1450 Fr 440kgs 440 AAx 455kgs €600
Springers made from €710 to €1300 per head.
Young calves made from €150 to €370 per head.
Runners made from €400 to €745 for the continental lots.
WEANLING BULLS: Ch 275kgs €775 Lm 265kgs €695 Chx 395kgs €945 Lm 330kgs €795 Lm 255kgs €725
WEANLING HEIFERS: Chx 375KGS €1000 Chx 375kgs €895 Hex 345kgs €625 AA 280kgs €650 AA 215kgs €520
Sales continue @ Castlerea Mart on Thursday next the 17th January with our usual sale of Bullocks, Heifers, Cows, Calves, Runners and Weanlings on offer
Sales commence @ 11 AM