CATTLE SALES - OCTOBER 4: Smaller sale today in Tullow however the trade for the store cattle remains steady on the last number of weeks with the beef cattle not so plenty but again the correct in spec cattle meeting an honest trade.
Beef and forward FR bks selling from €450 with the kg up to a tops of €900 with the kg today for the heavier continental type cattle and a very lively trade for the in spec types.
The FR type store bks selling from €1.50 to €1.70 per kg HE and AA from €1.70 to €1.90 per kg while the continental bks more forward stores selling from €2 to €2.20 per kg with the lighter continental type bks selling from €2.10 up to €2.40 per kg.
Beef and forward type hfrs selling from €500 to €880 with the kg today while the store hfrs HE and AA from €1.70 to €1.90 per kg with the continental hfrs forward type stores €1.95 to €2.15 per kg or the lighter type stores from €2.05 up to €2.30 per kg.
Cull FR cows fresh out of the parlour selling from €100 with the kg while the continental cows sold from €200 up to €600 with the kg and a notable trade for the heavy type cow.