Kilmallock
  • Date: 12/03/2018
  • Type: Calves, Cattle, Dairy, Weanling

  • Town: Kilmallock (Co. Limerick)
  • Address: Kilmallock Cattle Mart, Railway Road, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick
  • Webpage: Kilmallock Mart

12/03/2018 - Kilmallock Cattle Mart Report

SALE OF BULLS

From 1st January, 2018, the Society will no longer conduct a sale of breeding or factory bulls at the Monday Sale.

We will hold our First Special Bull Sale for Breeding and Factory Bulls on Fri. 23rd March, 2018 at 1 p.m.

This change is being implemented for Health & Safety reasons and to give a better service to vendors & buyers.

Each bull will have his own pen.


 


 

 

KILMALLOCK MART

 

SPECIAL SALE OF CALVES SUITABLE FOR SHIPPING

 

Commencing Friday 9th February and each Friday thereafter for the calf season

 

* Calves sold by pen – minimum 5/6 calves, reduced commission*

*Intake open 9.00 am, Sale at 12.00 noon*

 

* Friesian Bulls only * At least 14 days old * Must be eligible for export**

 

SHIPPERS AND OTHER BUYERS IN ATTENDANCE.

 

Telephone 063-98050 for further information

 

 

Comments from sellers

 

A great outlet for my Friesian bulls’

 

I was only 20 minutes at the mart’

 

I’m not depending on one buyer calling to my farm’

 

Be sMART, sell at the Mart

 

2,153 CALVES SOLD AT GVM MARTS IN THE LAST WEEK!

Marts stepped up a gear this week, with larger numbers of stock on offer, and a much greater demand at ringside. 1,103 calves were sold in Kilmallock this week, 700 in Abbeyfeale and 350 in Dromcollogher. There was also 750 adult cattle for sale at Kilmallock Mart this week. Bullocks sold for up to €1,435 a head or €2.54 per kg. Dry Cows hit €1,330 each or €2.10 per kg. Weanling Heifers made up to €730 each €2.65 per kg. Heavier lots sold for up to €1,335 each or €2.18 per kg. Weanling Bulls (28 pens on offer) sold for up to €1,150 or €2.91 per kg. Two year old calved Heifers made up to €1,600 in the Dairy Ring. Calves sold for €400 each for Beef breeds. From this Monday, 19th March, onwards Weanling sales will commence at 10am. The Friesian Bull Calf Sale continues as usual each Friday at 12 noon. Usual sales in Dromcollogher (Thursday 15th at 12 noon) and Abbeyfeale (Saturday 17th at 10am) also continue.


 

Bullocks

Lot 30B, 1 Belgian Blue 395kgs €905; Lot 29A, 2 Limousin 383kgs €825; Lot 3, 7 Aberdeen Angus 340kgs 770; Lot 15C, 1 Limousin 325kgs €760; Lot 4, 4 Hereford 285kgs €725; Lot 9, 8 Limousin 498kgs €1,145; Lot 18D, 1 Limousin, 500kgs €1,120; Lot 5, 6 Hereford 523kgs €1,100; Lot 28, 6 Aberdeen Angus 521kgs €1,100; Lot 28B, 1 Hereford 540kgs €1,100; Lot 21, 5 Aberdeen Angus 464kgs €990; Lot 9A, 2 Friesian 533kgs €970; Lot 15E, 2 Limousin 458kgs €940; Lot 30F, 1 Aberdeen Angus 450kgs €915; Lot 25, 6 Friesian 480kgs €910; Lot 26, 5 Aberdeen Angus 420kgs €885; Lot 24, 6 Friesian 447kgs €860; Lot 31, 1 Aberdeen Angus 655kgs €1,340; Lot 6, 7 Hereford 568kgs €1,185; Lot 12A, 2 Aberdeen Angus 585kgs €1,180; Lot 20B, 1 Friesian 600kgs €1,100; Lot 25C, 3 Aberdeen Angus 717kgs €1,435.


 

Weanling Bulls

Lot 813, 1 Charolais 495kgs €1,150 (€2.32 per kg); Lot 813B, 1 Limousin 450kgs €1,060 (€2.35 per kg); Lot 804C, 1 Charolais 460kgs €1,055 (€2.29 per kg); Lot 820A, 5 Limousin 340kgs €990 (€2.91 per kg); Lot 815C, 1 Belgian Blue 420kgs €970 (€2.30 per kg); Lot 820, 4 Aberdeen Angus 369kgs €965 (€2.61 per kg); Lot 814, 7 Hereford 361kgs €840 (€2.32 per kg); Lot 805, 5 Hereford 342kgs €800 (€2.33 per kg); Lot 815E, 1 Limousin 310kgs €785 (€2.53 per kg); Lot 806, 9 Simmental 315kgs €745 (€2.36 per kg); Lot 800A, 3 Friesian 377kgs €740 (€1.96 per kg); Lot 821B, 2 Hereford 308kgs €740 (€2.40 per kg); Lot 821C, 2 Hereford 263kgs €685 (€2.60 per kg); Lot 825B, 1 Friesian 340kgs €665 (€1.95 per kg); Lot 812, 6 Friesian 357kgs €635 (€1.77 per kg); Lot 819D, 2 Hereford 285kgs €635kgs (€2.22 per kg); Lot 812A, 3 Hereford 258kgs €600 (€2.32 per kg); Lot 817, 10 Friesian 286kgs €550 (€1.92 per kg); Lot 824, 6 Friesian 314kgs €520 (€1.65 per kg)


 

Cows

Lot 196, 1 Friesian 450kgs €815; Lot 128, 1 Friesian 445kgs €750; Lot 178, 1 Friesian 450kgs €650; Lot 142, 1 Limousin 635kgs €1,330; Lot 194, 1 Friesian 600kgs €1,075; Lot 197, 1 Friesian 630kgs €1,070; Lot 162, 1 Montbéliarde 550kgs €1,030; Lot 169, 1 Charolais 635kgs €1,015; Lot 161, 1 Montbéliarde 580kgs €1,000; Lot 199, 1 Friesian 540kgs €925; Lot 166, 1 Friesian 520kgs €865; Lot 160, 1 Hereford 705kgs €1,300; Lot 180, 1 Friesian 785kgs €1,160; Lot 179, 1 Friesian 700kgs €1,080; Lot 104, 1 Friesian 705kgs €985.


 

Heifers

Lot 416H, 1 Hereford 475kgs €1,035; Lot 415J, 1 Aberdeen Angus 495kgs €1,000; Lot 415E, 1 Aberdeen Angus 480kgs €990; Lot 404B, 1 Limousin 465kgs €990; Lot 415H, 1 Aberdeen Angus 455kgs €950; Lot 410D, 1 Limousin 450kgs €950; Lot 420, 7 Aberdeen Angus 416kgs €890; Lot 413F, 1 Hereford 420kgs €890; Lot 400B, 1 Simmental 405kgs €870; Lot 404C, 1 Charolais 600kgs €1,210; Lot 406F, 1 Aberdeen Angus 545kgs €1,160; Lot 415A, 1 Aberdeen Angus 505kgs €1,080; Lot 415C, 1 Aberdeen Angus 510kgs €1,070; Lot 402A, 2 Aberdeen Angus 530kgs €1,060; Lot 415, 1 Belgian Blue 505kgs €1,020; Lot 419E, 1 Limousin 525kgs €1,000; Lot 404, 1 Limousin 505kgs €980; Lot 404A, 1 Limousin 660kgs €1,355.


 

Weanling Heifers

Lot 413A, 1 Belgian Blue 334kgs €730 (€2.18 per kg); Lot 414D, 1 Charolais 345kgs €700 (€2.02 per kg); Lot 422L, 1 Shorthorn 320kgs €680 (€2.12 per kg); Lot 421A, 4 Aberdeen Angus 315kgs 665 (€2.11 per kg); Lot 417D, 1 Hereford 325kgs €640 (€1.96 per kg); Lot 413, 5 Hereford 327kgs €630 (€1.92 per kg); Lot 409A, 2 Aberdeen Angus 320kgs €625 (€1.95 per kg); Lot 408A, 5 Hereford 319kgs €625 (€1.95 per kg); Lot 409, 3 Hereford 318kgs €620 (€1.94 per kg); Lot 419F, 1 Aberdeen Angus 295kgs €620 (€2.10 per kg); Lot 413E, 1 Charolais 305kgs €605 (€1.98 per kg); Lot 413, 1 Simmental 300kgs €600 (€2.00 per kg); Lot 424, 4 Aberdeen Angus 271kgs €585 (€2.15 per kg); Lot 407A, 3 Aberdeen Angus 168kgs €455 (€2.70 per kg).


 

Calves

Lot 5048, a 2 and a half week old Belgian Blue Bull (sold at 9:05am) €400; Lot 5097, a 4 week old Hereford Bull €395; Lot 6073, A 4 week old Simmental Bull €380; Lot 6016, 3 Aberdeen Angus Bulls, 3 weeks old €340 each; Lot 6195, 2 Limousin Bulls, 3 weeks old €335; Lot 5036, a 2 week old Charolais Heifer €325; Lot 6008, a 4 week old Friesian Bull €250; Lot 6034, 6 Aberdeen Angus, 2-3 weeks old €250 each; Lot 6151, a 3 week old Simmental Heifer €295


 

Dairy Stock

Lot 608, A 2 year old calved Heifer €1,600; Lot 601, A 2 year old calved Heifer €1,460. Other prices paid for Dairy Stock included €1,400, €1,370, €1,330 etc.


 

Sucklers

Lot 2050, a 2 year old in calf Aberdeen Angus – April Calver to Limousin €980


 

Abbeyfeale Mart

There was great demand for all types of calves on Saturday last, 10th March in Abbeyfeale. The usual Saturday calf sale will continue this Saturday, 17th March (St. Patrick’s Day).

Lot 1, Charolais Bull €415; Lot 20, Hereford Bull €345; Lot 25, Belgian Blue Heifer €430; Lot 52, Hereford Bull €355; Lot 60, Belgian Blue Bull €455; Lot 68, Limousin Bull €365; Lot 77, Belgian Blue Bull €445; Lot 121, Aberdeen Angus Bull €365; Lot 150, Belgian Blue Heifer €430; Lot 245, Hereford Bull €280; Lot 255, Friesian Bull €155; Lot 302, Aberdeen Angus Bull €365; Lot 375, Charolais Bull €600; Lot 376, Charolais Bull €590; Lot 387, Charolais Bull €600; Lot 395, Friesian Bull €90; Lot 436, Aberdeen Angus Heifer €180.


 

Dromcollogher

One of the largest sales in recent years took place last Thursday, 8th March in Dromcollogher, with 350 calves on offer. Lot 82, a 6 week old Hereford Bull €385; Lot 83, a 5 week old Limousin Bull €365; Lot 43, a 4 week old Hereford Heifer €300; Lot 64, a 4 week old Aberdeen Angus Bull €315; Lot 71, a 3 week old Aberdeen Angus Heifer €280.

 

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