Cattle Price

‘Many cases’ where factories ‘will pay more than quoted prices’

‘Many cases’ where factories ‘will pay more than quoted prices’

Following the collapse in beef prices due to Covid-19, the market has shown signs of recovery and, with the food...

May 24, 2020

Cattle marts: Wet weather brings out numbers but quality lots remain in demand

Cattle marts: Wet weather brings out numbers but quality lots remain in demand

The wet weather in recent days resulted in an increase in the number of cattle on offer in Castlerea Mart...

September 20, 2016

Cattle prices increase in the UK (prices up almost 20c/kg since March)

Cattle prices increase in the UK (prices up almost 20c/kg since March)

Deadweight cattle prices have increased across the board in the UK with the trade once again being in a more...

June 30, 2016

Irish cattle are too expensive for Egyptian buyers – Bord Bia

Irish cattle are too expensive for Egyptian buyers – Bord Bia

Irish cattle prices are currently too expensive to make exporting cattle to Egypt viable, according to Bord Bia’s Joe Burke....

April 7, 2016

UK processors and supermarkets specs hit UK store cattle prices

UK processors and supermarkets specs hit UK store cattle prices

The major processors and retailers in the UK are focusing on specification and farmers there are being hit as store...

April 7, 2016

North’s heifer price continues to drop closer to price paid in the Republic

North’s heifer price continues to drop closer to price paid in the Republic

Heifer prices in Northern Ireland are continuing to slide and the North has now dropped to fourth place on the...

March 4, 2016

Little movement in factory beef price, but January kill 10% higher than 2015

Little movement in factory beef price, but January kill 10% higher than 2015

There has been little movement in beef price, with base quotes remaining the at the same level as last week....

February 9, 2016

Beef Factories – Irish prime cattle prices remain stable but cows fall again

Beef Factories – Irish prime cattle prices remain stable but cows fall again

The trade for finished cattle is remaining steady on the back of firm demand, but this is being offset by...

November 24, 2015