Carnew Mart

Weanlings take centre stage at marts across country

Weanlings take centre stage at marts across country

This week saw weanling shows and sales take place in various marts across Ireland. Feedback has been positive with large...

September 7, 2017

Sheep marts: Strong farmer demand for quality ewe lambs

Sheep marts: Strong farmer demand for quality ewe lambs

Breeding stock met a better trade at the marts in recent days than has previously been the case in recent...

August 16, 2017

Cattle marts: Trade remains firm for quality stock

Cattle marts: Trade remains firm for quality stock

An improved trade for forward store cattle and factory-fit steers was reported in a number of marts across the country...

August 16, 2017

Sheep marts: Trade improves for breeding stock, but lamb prices ease again

Sheep marts: Trade improves for breeding stock, but lamb prices ease again

Trade for breeding stock has improved at the marts in recent days, with demand for ewe lambs and breeding ewes...

August 2, 2017

Cattle marts: Sale sizes continue to increase

Cattle marts: Sale sizes continue to increase

Larger entries of cattle were reported in a number of marts across the country in recent days. One venue, in...

August 1, 2017

Sheep Marts: Factory lambs prices ease, but store lambs remain in demand

Sheep Marts: Factory lambs prices ease, but store lambs remain in demand

Store lamb prices have eased by €2-3/head in some locations, with large entries reported. However, in the east of the...

July 19, 2017

Cattle marts: Farmers switch to marts to ‘test’ factory buyers’ resolve

Cattle marts: Farmers switch to marts to ‘test’ factory buyers’ resolve

More farmers have marketed their cattle through marts in recent days. This comes as factory prices of 400-405c/kg for steers...

July 11, 2017

Strong trade recorded in marts across the country

Strong trade recorded in marts across the country

Marts around the country have reported good numbers and a strong trade this week with Balla, Macroom, Raphoe and Carnew...

April 24, 2017