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Beef
Farm-to-farm movements down over 40,000 head in 2024
Darren Carty
Farm-to-farm movements reduced by over 28,000 head in Munster, while, in contrast, mart throughput has remained largely steady.
23 May 2024 Markets
Watch: top prices from the ringside in Kilkenny
Shanon Kinahan takes a look at some of the highlights from the weekly cattle sale in Kilkenny Mart.
22 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.
Camera at the Mart: exporters light up lamb trade in Tuam
Adam Woods reports from Tuam Mart’s general sheep sale on Tuesday of this week.
22 May 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: numbers falling but trade remains strong in Corrin
Shanon Kinahan was in Cork Marts Corrin on Tuesday for its weekly cattle sale.
22 May 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: prices and numbers up in Bandon
Tommy Moyles reports from the calf sale in Bandon, where numbers were up and prices followed at the west Cork mart's weekly calf sale on Monday.
20 May 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: no sign of weanling trade weakening in Mohill
Shanon Kinahan reports from the weekly weanling sale in Mohill Mart last Wednesday.
15 May 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: smaller numbers but strong prices in Ballina
Mayo-Sligo Mart's Tuesday sheep sale has approached its annual lull in numbers, with the transition from hoggets to spring lambs, but prices remain firm.
8 May 2024 Markets
Spanish demand for Irish calves increases
Spanish buyers continue to close the gap between themselves and the Dutch as the main outlet for Irish calves.
8 May 2024 News
Rocket Explorer flies to €5,500
Shanon Kinahan was in Tullamore Mart on Friday evening for the Irish Simmental Cattle Society Spring Sale of bulls and heifers
1 May 2024 Pedigree
Calf prices: slipping supply sees prices edge up slightly
A continuing fall-off in calf numbers at marts, combined with solid demand from both farmers and shippers, is resulting in calf prices moving upwards, reports Tommy Moyles.
1 May 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: quality lots a steady trade in Cashel
Shanon Kinahan reports from Cashel Mart, where a strong trade was recorded for suckler-bred lots, while calf numbers begin to fall.
1 May 2024 Markets