Calf Sales

Ballyjamesduff see boost in calf trade from Northern farmers

Ballyjamesduff see boost in calf trade from Northern farmers

Despite reduced sailings, Ballyjamesduff Mart saw an improvement in the calf trade this week. The Co. Cavan mart held its...

May 8, 2022

Calf trade bounces back at Enniscorthy Mart

Calf trade bounces back at Enniscorthy Mart

Enniscorthy Mart held its weekly calf sale on Wednesday, March 23 ,with over 600 calves on offer at Co. Wexford-based...

March 25, 2022

Pics and prices: Ballyjamesduff Mart’s calf sale

Pics and prices: Ballyjamesduff Mart’s calf sale

On Wednesday (March 9) Agriland took a trip to Co. Cavan for Ballyjamesduff Mart’s weekly calf sale, where a 100%...

March 11, 2022

Improving your calves’ saleability this spring

Improving your calves’ saleability this spring

Improving your calves’ saleability should be something you consider, as the numbers of calves presenting at marts for sale has...

March 2, 2022

Waterford Ross Mart calf trade continues to improve

Waterford Ross Mart calf trade continues to improve

Waterford Ross Mart held its weekly calf sale on Saturday, February 26, with over 700 calves on offer at the...

March 1, 2022

Snow hampered numbers, but not demand at Carrigallen Mart

Snow hampered numbers, but not demand at Carrigallen Mart

Carrigallen Mart held its weekly calf sale on Saturday, February 19, where over 250 calves were expected to go on...

February 23, 2022

Calf trade: Big jump in numbers at Enniscorthy Mart

Calf trade: Big jump in numbers at Enniscorthy Mart

On Wednesday, February 2, Enniscorthy Mart held its weekly calf sale, which saw over 350 calves present at the Co....

February 4, 2022

Calf trade ‘on fire’ at Carnaross Mart

Calf trade ‘on fire’ at Carnaross Mart

Carnaross Mart held its weekly calf sale on Monday, January 17, with Padraig McIlroy, the mart’s manager describing the trade...

January 19, 2022

First dairy sale of the year at Enniscorthy Mart

First dairy sale of the year at Enniscorthy Mart

Spring dairy sales have kicked off at marts, with Enniscorthy Mart holding its first sale of the year this week....

January 15, 2022

Carrigallen Mart calf sale achieves top price of €690

Carrigallen Mart calf sale achieves top price of €690

Carrigallen Mart held its weekly calf sale on Saturday, January 8, with 111 calves presented for sale at the Co....

January 11, 2022

Calf sales kicks-off at Ballyjamesduff for the new year

Calf sales kicks-off at Ballyjamesduff for the new year

Ballyjamesduff Mart held its first sales of the new year this week, with sales returning on Tuesday, January 4, to...

January 8, 2022

Friesian bulls making up to €130 at Bandon’s calf sale

Friesian bulls making up to €130 at Bandon’s calf sale

The weeks leading up to Christmas have seen a good trade for dairy-born calves from farmers and agents, with that...

December 22, 2021

Demand for calves remains at Enniscorthy Mart

Demand for calves remains at Enniscorthy Mart

Enniscorthy mart held its weekly calf sale on Wednesday, December 15, and as we head towards Christmas, many farmers seem...

December 19, 2021

Autumn calf trade: Demand among farmers and exporters remains

Autumn calf trade: Demand among farmers and exporters remains

Agriland spoke with two mart managers this week to obtain some insight into the autumn calf trade, as marts wind...

December 9, 2021

Enniscorthy Mart sees lively calf trade at weekly sale

Enniscorthy Mart sees lively calf trade at weekly sale

Enniscorthy Mart saw a bigger entry of calves this week with over 100 on offer at the Wexford mart’s weekly...

November 27, 2021

Good appetite among buyers at Ballyjamesduff sales

Good appetite among buyers at Ballyjamesduff sales

This week saw a decline in the numbers entered at Ballyjamesduff Mart’s weekly calf sale, which took place on Wednesday...

November 19, 2021

Autumn calf sales kick-off at marts

Autumn calf sales kick-off at marts

The autumn-calving season has kicked off on farms, which means autumn calf sales are beginning to ‘kick-off’ at marts. Agriland...

October 22, 2021

Calf trade: Numbers holding at Enniscorthy Mart

Calf trade: Numbers holding at Enniscorthy Mart

On Wednesday (June 23) Enniscorthy Mart held it’s weekly calf sale, with 124 calves on offer at the Co. Wexford...

June 27, 2021