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CAT­TLE SALE - SEPTEM­BER 7: 648 cat­tle and 60 calves on of­fer met an im­proved trade for all types of beef cat­tle and qual­ity store bul­locks all other classes met a sim­i­lar trade to pre­vi­ous week.

Prices: Beef Bul­locks €550 – €910 over; Con­ti­nen­tal Store Bul­locks €430 – €720 over; Here­ford & An­gus Bul­locks €280 – €630 over; Friesian Bul­locks €70 – €420 over; Beef Heifers €480 – €820 over; Store Heifers €380 – €655 over; Beef Cows €310 – €680 over; Store Cows €60 un­der – €370 over.

Prices: 2 Bel­gian Blue Cow 778kg @ €1,600; 1 Bel­gian Blue Cow 748kg @ €1,600; 1 Li­mousin Cow 850kg @ €1,760; 4 Charo­lais bul­locks 625kg @ €1,310; 3 Charo­lais bul­locks 682kg @ €1,420; 5 Charo­lais bul­locks 511Kg @ €1,170; 2 Li­mousin bul­locks 500kg @ €1,190; 2 Li­mousin bul­locks 410kg @ €935; 6 AA bul­locks 555kg @ €1,040; 5 Friesian bul­locks 510kg @ €760; 3 Friesian bul­locks 315kg @ €460; 8 Charo­lais Heifers 422kg @ €840; 3 Li­mousin Heifers 578kg @ €1,310; 2 Bel­gian Blue Hfrs 590kg @ €1,360; 3 Li­mousin Heifers 478kg @ €880; 5 AA Hfrs 565kg @ €1,005; 3 Charo­lais Heifers 378kg @ €860.

OPEN­ING WEANLING SALE - SEPTEM­BER 11: Saw a good en­try of 672 head in­clud­ing a show and sale of BB x wean­lings. The first prize bull owned by Vic­tor Power weighed 428kg and sold for €1,320. The first prize heifer owned by James Mur­phy weighed 416kg and sold for €1,320. The qual­ity of wean­lings was ex­cep­tional with an ex­cel­lent de­mand with strong ex­port de­mand with al­most 50% of store on of­fer bought for ex­port.

Prize ex­port bulls €850 – 1410 2.20 – 3.10kg; Feed­ing Bull €780 – 1270 1.90 – 2.55kg; Ex­port Heifer €890 – 1320 2.15 – 3.20kg; Feed­ing Heifer €580 – 1150 1.85 – 2.42kg.

SHEEP SALE - SEPTEM­BER 12: Big en­try of 4250 lambs on of­fer saw a good trade with prices strong sim­i­lar to last week, lead­ing to a full clear­ance.

Batch and fat lamb €88 – 105; Store lamb over 35kg €75–87; Store lamb un­der 35kg €62–80; Ewe Lamb €85–116; Cull ewe €52–124; Hogget Ewe €145–202; Older Breed­ing Ewe €85–155.

CAT­TLE SALE - SEPTEM­BER 14: A good en­try of 645 head on of­fer saw the trade sim­i­lar to the last num­ber of weeks with good de­mand for qual­ity cat­tle, both beef and stores, while light plain cat­tle are a slow trade. 100 cull cows met an ex­cel­lent de­mand while 60 cows and calves sold very well with no short­age of farmer cus­tomers.

Prices - Cows: 1 CH 836kg @ €1,360; 1 PT 682kg @ €1,260; 1 AA 674kg @ €1,040; 1 CH 896kg @ €1,560; 1 CH 886kg @ €1,630; 1 CH 770kg @ €1,100; 1 FR 718kg @ €770; 1 FR 640kg @ €800; 1 FR 647kg @ €980; 1 FR 694kg @ €730.

Bul­locks: 2 LM 670kg @ €1,405; 4 LM 673kg @ €1,400; 3 LM 585kg @ €1,155; 4 CH 515kg @ €1,135; 3 LM 470kg @ €1,050; 2 CH 475kg @ €1,080; 6 CH 513kg @ €1,080; 4 CH 568kg @ €1,150; 3 HD 447kg @ €850; 2 LM BULLS 382kg @ €770; 5 FR BULLS 602kg @ €940; 3 FR BULLS 555kg @ €885; 3 FR BULLS 410kg @ €540.

Heifers: 3 LM HFR 443kg @ €820; 2 LM HFR 563kg @ €1,180; 2 LM HFR 486kg @ €1,020; 3 LM HF 490kg @ €1,060; 2 BB HFR 634kg @ €1,160; 2 CH HFR 477kg @ €905; 5 HD HFR 610kg @ €1,140; 8 CH HFR 422kg @ €860.

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