Commercial Reports 2018

Charolais cross weanling’s on fire in the West

Prize winning Charolais Cross Weanling Heifers who sold in Elphin Mart on the 22/10/18. From l – r, 425 kg sold for €1435, 410 kg sold for €1310 and 355 kg sold for €1075, all were born in 2018. 

Other prices of 2018 born Charolais cross weanling heifers included:

485 kg – €1330

290 kg – €1250

415 kg – €1230

355 kg – €1200

355 kg – €1170

380 kg – €1160

410 kg – €1125

Prize winning Charolais cross weanling bulls who sold in Elphin Mart on the 29/10/18. First prize winner who weighed 300 kg sold for €1240, €4.15/kg and the 2nd prize winner who weighed 400 kg sold for €1390, €3.47/kg. 

Other prices of 2018 born Charolais cross weanling bulls included:

400 kg – €1310

425 kg – €1380

440 kg – €1370

400 kg – €1360

410 kg – €1340

545 kg – €1335

555 kg – €1335

425 kg – €1255

Some the Charolais cross weanling bulls who sold in Elphin Mart

Prices of 2018 born Charolais cross weanling’s who sold in Mohill Mart on the 10/10/18:

Weanling Heifers

380 kg – €1540

395 kg – €1160

310 kg – €1060

365 kg – €1050

330 kg – €1030

310 kg – €985

305 kg – €905

320 kg – €960

355 kg – €1040

Weanling Bulls

475 kg – €1310

425 kg – €1200

360 kg – €1170

400 kg – €1160

285 kg – €1130

345 kg – €1130

365 kg – €1115

315 kg – €1110

370 kg – €1110

 

 

 

 

 

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