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Beef Trends: sun shining on factory trade
Phelim O'Neill
With numbers below 30,000 last week, factories are having to chase cattle.
17 June 2024 Markets
Beef price update: agents using mart trade to boost numbers
Mart managers report greater activity from factory agents in sales, with increased competition in particular for top-quality fleshed cows.
12 June 2024 Markets
Beef trade on the up
Adam Woods has news of an increase in quotes in factories this week.
Beef trade sizzles in sunshine
Adam Woods has the latest on the beef trade and how markets are driving prices up.
5 June 2024 Markets
Bank holiday brings sunshine and a lift in beef quotes
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef quotes including news of a lift in the trade.
3 June 2024 Markets
Beef quotes increase as numbers tighten
Adam Woods hash the latest on this week’s beef trade including news of an increase in quotes.
29 May 2024 Markets
Beef Trends: lower numbers steadies quotes
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef market, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
29 May 2024 Markets
Beef price update: €5/kg base with some early signs of throughput easing
Base prices seem to have steadied at a base of €5/kg for bullocks and €5.05/kg for heifers, with some agents commenting that numbers of shed-finished cattle may be easing.
27 May 2024 Markets
Beef Trends: factories move to marts for finished stock
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
22 May 2024 Markets
Beef prices: pressure continues in trade
Adam Woods reports on this week’s beef trade, including news of another slip in quotes.
20 May 2024 Markets
Factories facing backlash on beef price pull
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished cattle.
13 May 2024 Markets
Beef Trends: factories look to lower quotes
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including what factories are paying for finished cattle.
8 May 2024 Markets