Calf Trade

Calf trade: Numbers remain high at Enniscorthy Mart

Calf trade: Numbers remain high at Enniscorthy Mart

Enniscorthy Mart held its weekly calf sale on Wednesday, May 18, with over 400 lots and 500 calves on offer...

May 22, 2022

Calf prices hit €760 at Carrigallen Mart

Calf prices hit €760 at Carrigallen Mart

Carrigallen Mart held its weekly calf sale on Saturday, April 23, where almost 400 calves were on offer at the...

April 27, 2022

Calf trade up €20-40/head on last week

Calf trade up €20-40/head on last week

The calf trade in recent weeks has been hampered by reduced sailings, with the trade overall, being up and down...

April 24, 2022

Stronger calves still a good trade at Waterford Ross

Stronger calves still a good trade at Waterford Ross

Waterford Ross Mart held its weekly calf sale on Saturday, April 9, with over 600 calves presented for sale at...

April 13, 2022

‘Ireland must keep its finger on the pulse’ of live exports – TD

‘Ireland must keep its finger on the pulse’ of live exports – TD

“Every avenue must be explored to maintain and expand Irish calf exports, as well as other live exports,” according to...

April 4, 2022

Calf trade remains positive at Bandon Mart

Calf trade remains positive at Bandon Mart

Bandon Mart held the last of its Wednesday evening calf sales on April 30, with over 100 calves on offer...

April 2, 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

Strong demand in Europe sees calf exports near 32,000 head

Strong demand in Europe sees calf exports near 32,000 head

Irish calves are in high demand across Europe this spring with a total of just under 32,000 calves exported in...

March 13, 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

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

Friesian bull calves back in demand at Enniscorthy Mart

Friesian bull calves back in demand at Enniscorthy Mart

There was a large showing of calves at Wexford Farmers’ Co-Operative (Enniscorthy) Mart on Wednesday, February 23, with over 700...

February 27, 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

Reduced Cherbourg sailings could hit calf trade this week

Reduced Cherbourg sailings could hit calf trade this week

At least one of the early sailings from Ireland to Cherbourg, France, has been cancelled for this week, ferry companies...

February 22, 2022

Calf shipments to Cherbourg cancelled this week

Calf shipments to Cherbourg cancelled this week

Ferry companies sailing from Ireland to Cherbourg, France, have confirmed they will not bring livestock lorries on sailings scheduled for...

February 16, 2022

Carnew Mart calf sale met with a lively trade

Carnew Mart calf sale met with a lively trade

Carnew Mart held its weekly calf sale on Saturday, February 12, which saw over 360 calves presented for sale at...

February 15, 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 remains strong at Bandon Mart

Calf trade remains strong at Bandon Mart

In recent weeks at marts across the country there has been a strong calf trade for both Friesian and beef-sired...

January 27, 2022

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Wicklow Calf Company boss outlines challenges facing calf trade

Wicklow Calf Company boss outlines challenges facing calf trade

January 21, 2022