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Monday 25 June 2018

In pictures: West of Ireland mart trade

Gort Mart. Lot Number 35, Weight 390K Avg, DOB 14/4/17 to 23/5/17, Sex Male, Price €1000
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 35, Weight 390K Avg, DOB 14/4/17 to 23/5/17, Sex Male, Price €1000 Photo Brian Farrell

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.

Gort Mart. Lot Number 565, Weight 460K, DOB 23/4/17, Breed LMX, Sex Heifer, Price €950
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 565, Weight 460K, DOB 23/4/17, Breed LMX, Sex Heifer, Price €950 Photo Brian Farrell

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.

Gort Mart. Lot Number 588, Weight 320K, DOB 30/6/17, Breed LMX, Sex Heifer, Price €830
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 588, Weight 320K, DOB 30/6/17, Breed LMX, Sex Heifer, Price €830 Photo Brian Farrell

A 495kg LMx made €1360 and a 470kg AAx made €1330.

Heavier heifers made up to €935 over their weight.

Gort Mart. Lot Number 591 (2), Weight 350kg AVG, DOB 26/3/17 to 9/4/17, Breed LM LMX, Sex Heifer, Price €950
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 591 (2), Weight 350kg AVG, DOB 26/3/17 to 9/4/17, Breed LM LMX, Sex Heifer, Price €950 Photo Brian Farrell

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.

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Gort Mart. Lot Number 10, Weight 505kg, DOB 8/4/17, Sex Bull, Price €1210, Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 10, Weight 505kg, DOB 8/4/17, Sex Bull, Price €1210, Photo Brian Farrell

Weanling Bulls  under 300kg making from €300-530 over.

Lots 300-400kg making from €340-625 over, with heavier lots making up to €800 over.

Gort Mart. Lot Number 71, Weight 510K, DOB 15/5/17, Sex Bull, Price €1320
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 71, Weight 510K, DOB 15/5/17, Sex Bull, Price €1320 Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 125, Weight 515K, DOB 9/2/17, Sex Bull, Price €1200
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 125, Weight 515K, DOB 9/2/17, Sex Bull, Price €1200 Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 126, Weight 515K, DOB 9/2/17, Sex Bull, Price €1300
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 126, Weight 515K, DOB 9/2/17, Sex Bull, Price €1300 Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 72, Weight 475K, DOB 19/5/17, Sex Bull, Price €1240
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 72, Weight 475K, DOB 19/5/17, Sex Bull, Price €1240 Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 73, Weight 455K, DOB 26/5/17, Sex Bull, Price €1205
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 73, Weight 455K, DOB 26/5/17, Sex Bull, Price €1205 Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 665, 670kg, Breed LM, Sex Heifer, Price €1500
Photo Brian Farrell
Gort Mart. Lot Number 665, 670kg, Breed LM, Sex Heifer, Price €1500 Photo Brian Farrell

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