In pictures: West of Ireland mart trade
Prices at Aurivo Ballymote mart last week (Thursday) saw bullocks under 400kg making €380-640 over, while our pictures from Gort Mart show the latest prices for bullocks and heifers.
Lots 400 -500kg making from €400 to €760 over, while Lots 500-600kg were making from €450 to €885 over their weight, while heavier lots were making up to €1010 over.
A CHx 735kg made €1730 and a 745kg LMx made €1720.
Heifers under 400kg made from €350-660 over and those 400-500kg made from €400 to €865 over.
A 495kg LMx made €1360 and a 470kg AAx made €1330.
Heavier heifers made up to €935 over their weight.
Suckler springers made up to €1610 per unit and the Special Dairy Stock Sale saw at top price of €1600 achieved for a 2016 born heifer milking 6 gallons a day another also 2016 born heifer calved two weeks ago made €1460.
Dry cows saw stores making from €150- 450 over with heavy lots making from €400-700 over.