Commercial Reports 2018

Charolais weanling’s hit €5.78 per kg in Ballyjamesduff Mart

Another tremendous trade for Charolais Cross Weanling’s was witnessed in Ballyjamesduff Mart this week.

This February 2018 born Charolais Cross Heifer weighed 363 kg and sold for €2,100, 5.78 c/kg

Other prices of Charolais Cross Weanlings included:

Weanling Heifers – All born in 2018

434 kg – €1350

470 kg – €1340

378 kg – €1350

244 kg – €775

243 kg – €770

240 kg – €740

208 kg – €700

Weanling Bulls – All born in 2018

449 kg – €1300

413 kg – €1270

517 kg – €1350

523 kg – €1340

449 kg – €1300

462 kg – €1300

455 kg – €1300

450 kg – €1300

245 kg – €890

230 kg – €840

240 kg – €800

 

Pictured above at the recent Weanling show & sale in Mayo/Sligo Mart is Michael and Nora Scanlon, exhibitors of the Champion Charolais Heifer along with judges, Conal Tiernan and James Duke. This heifer weighed 420 kg and sold for €1,200. Once again she is a daughter of Fiston.

Other prices of Charolais Cross Weanlings in Mayo/Sligo Mart included:

Weanling Bulls – All born in 2018

540 kg – €1270

518 kg – €1250

512 kg – €1250

364 kg – €1060

370 kg – €1045

340 kg – €1040

365 kg – €1035

370 kg – €1000

436 kg – €1160

Weanling Heifers – All born in 2018

358 kg – €1255

398 kg – €1070

322 kg – €990

300 kg – €910

 

Flying trade for Quality Charolais weanling’s in Donegal Town

Three Charolais Cross Weanlings who sold at last Friday’s show & sale in Donegal Town Mart. From left – right, 296 kg – €1,150, 426 kg – €1,240 and 430 kg – €1,300. All three were born in 2018. The calves on the right and left is sired by Fiston, the calf in the middle is sired by a Pirate bred stock bull.

 

Judging of the Charolais cross weanling’s in Donegal Town last Friday. On the right is the Charolais calf which was the Overall Champion of the show.

Sample prices of Charolais cross weanling’s in Donegal Town were:

Weanling Bulls – All born in 2018

296 kg – €1,154

308 kg – €1,127

276 kg – €930

442 kg – €1,240

274 kg – €912

292 kg – €954

332 kg – €1,050

326 kg – €1,015

300 kg – €970

304 kg – €978

432 kg – €1,280

392 kg – €1,140

354 kg – €1,000

Weanling Heifers – All born in 2018

330 kg – €1,150

386 kg – €1,340

226 kg – €770

266 kg – €865

286 kg – €885

316 kg – €950

324 kg – €970

438 kg – €1,300

376 kg – €1,070

356 kg – €1,000

 

 

 

Phenomenal trade for quality Charolais weanling’s in Carrigallen

Saturday last saw the annual show and sale of weanling bull’s in Carrigallen Mart take place. The trade for quality Charolais crosses could only be described as terrific. Earlier in the day Charolais weanling’s stole the limelight in the show, with a Charolais cross weanling exhibited by Tom Mc Quade from County Cavan taking the Overall Champion.

  

The three prize winning Charolais cross weanling bull’s in Carrigallen Mart last Saturday. The first prize winner and Champion weanling weighed 380 kg and sold for €1,520, the second prize winner weighed 405 kg and sold for €1,400, and the third prize winner weighed 375 kg and sold for €1,310. All three weanling’s were born in 2018.

Other prices of Charolais weanling bulls included:

CHX Weanling Bulls

385 kg – €1,260

390 kg – €1,250

395 kg – €1,200

355 kg – €1,200

340 kg – €1,185

485 kg – €1,400

465 kg – €1,300

415 kg – €1,290

400 kg – €1,285

275 kg – €1,010

285 kg – €1,000

265 kg – €1,000

285 kg – €980

290 kg – €970

260 kg – €960

280 kg – €960