Mart

Leitrim heifer raffle draws huge interest

Leitrim heifer raffle draws huge interest

A raffle with a Limousin heifer as second prize being held to raise funds for a Leitrim clubhouse has captured...

September 29, 2021

Man injured in livestock incident at mart in Leitrim

Man injured in livestock incident at mart in Leitrim

A man was injured in an incident involving livestock at a mart in Co. Leitrim in recent days, it has...

September 19, 2021

Family affair as Maam Cross Mart enjoys unique setting

Family affair as Maam Cross Mart enjoys unique setting

It’s a family affair for the Burkes at their livestock mart at scenic Maam Cross, Co. Galway. Brid Burke and...

September 19, 2021

Bullock sale results in over €7,000 raised for cancer services

Bullock sale results in over €7,000 raised for cancer services

A mart sale of a Hereford bullock, donated by a Cork farmer to gather funds for Cork ARC Cancer Support...

July 17, 2021

Mart prices ahead of factories – ICSA

Mart prices ahead of factories – ICSA

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA) Beef Committee Chairperson Edmund Graham has said that mart prices for heavy...

December 7, 2020

Suckler dispersal and weanling sales set for midlands mart this weekend

Suckler dispersal and weanling sales set for midlands mart this weekend

A special sale of weanlings and breeding heifers – as well as a suckler dispersal sale – are set to...

December 1, 2020

‘I’d advise farmers to go to the mart with their heavy lambs’

‘I’d advise farmers to go to the mart with their heavy lambs’

“I’d advise farmers to go to the mart with their heavy lambs instead of the factory for sure.” That’s the...

November 11, 2020

‘Today was one of the toughest days I’ve put down since I became manager’

‘Today was one of the toughest days I’ve put down since I became manager’

“Today was one of the toughest days I’ve put down since I became manager,” Dan McCarthy told the public in...

October 23, 2020

Weanling show and sale set for midlands mart this week

Weanling show and sale set for midlands mart this week

A weanling show and sale is set to take place this week in Ballinakill Mart, Co. Laois, with a strong...

July 27, 2020

Mart has licence suspended over breach in Covid-19 protocol

Mart has licence suspended over breach in Covid-19 protocol

A mart has had its licence to trade suspended after being found to be in breach of Covid-19 restrictions in...

April 23, 2020

FarmLand 2nd April 2020

FarmLand 2nd April 2020

On this week’s FarmLand – Charles O’Donnell speaks to Eimear Mc Guinness on the impact of restricted services on marts,...

April 2, 2020

Clare Marts announces ‘further tightening of protocols’ due to Covid-19

Clare Marts announces ‘further tightening of protocols’ due to Covid-19

Clare Marts Ltd. has announced a “further tightening” of protocols to prevent the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19) – but has...

March 18, 2020

Suckler clearance sale scheduled for next week

Suckler clearance sale scheduled for next week

A suckler clearance sale, being held on behalf of two herd owners, is set to take place in Co. Kildare...

October 18, 2019

Limousin show and sale to take place this week

Limousin show and sale to take place this week

A Limousin show and sale which will include a dispersal event is set to take place this week in Co....

October 7, 2019

Packed sales line-up on the cards for Laois mart

Packed sales line-up on the cards for Laois mart

A series of cattle sale events – including a herd dispersal sale – are set to be held in Ballinakill...

September 11, 2019

Man hospitalised following rampaging cow incident at mart

Man hospitalised following rampaging cow incident at mart

A man has been hospitalised following an incident with a cow in Co. Clare this morning, Thursday, July 25, a...

July 25, 2019

Discussions on ‘how best to use the mart for finishing stock’

Discussions on ‘how best to use the mart for finishing stock’

Discussions focused on making marts more enticing for finished cattle are taking place between the Irish Co-Operative Organisation Society (ICOS)...

March 22, 2019

Carrick-on-Suir mart decides not to re-open

Carrick-on-Suir mart decides not to re-open

Carrick-on-Suir Livestock Sales has announced that it will not reopen following a fire that destroyed the premises earlier this year....

November 19, 2018