Weanling Show & Sale Tullow mart Friday 16th September 2017
Larger sale than last year for the weanlings with prices fully maintained on last years prices and even a more livelier trade for the quality type bulls.
The E & U grade bulls presented for sale got in excess of €3 per kg for the very fancy ones with the majority of those selling in the region from €275 to €290 while the good farmer LM and CH bull with exceptional R and U grade bulls selling in the region today from €2.40 upwards to €2.70 with the majority from €2.50 to €2.60 per kg with the 380kg to 420kg bulls very much in demand .
Not a big number of the lighter type bulls but the plainer types more Angus type selling from €2.20 to €2.40 per kg but again meeting an active trade from shippers for lighter type bulls.
The lighter shipping bulls 300kg to 330kg again a very lively trade with a lot of active shipper activity selling in the region from €2.30 upwards of €3 per kg.
Females – Saturday 23rd September