Cows and calves selling to £1700 at Lisnaskea Mart

A much larger entry on offer at Lisnaskea Livestock Sales on Tuesday 27th April sold to a good steady demand for all sorts.

Thursday, 29th April 2021, 12:35 pm

This week cows and calves sold to £1700.

Store bullocks sold to £1090 for a 500kg Charolais (£218).

Med weights to £1030 for a 455kg Charolais (£226).

Weanling steers and bulls sold to £975 for 435kg Aberdeen Angus and £970 for a 390kg Aberdeen Angus (£249).

Smaller ones sold to £880 for a 300kg Charolais (£293) £760 for a 240kg Charolais (£317) and £685 for a 230kg Charolais (£298).

Weanling heifers sold to £970 for a 415kg Charolais (£234); 360kg Charolais to £860 x 2.

Smaller ones sold to £715 for a 240kg Limousin (£298) and £680 for a 230kg Limousin (£296).

Sample prices as follows:

Cows and calves: Newtownbutler producer cows with bull calves to £1700, £1400 and £1260 and cows with heifer calves to £1320, £1260, £1080 and £980.

Store bullocks: Newtownbutler producer 500kg Charolais to £1090, 455kg Charolais to £1030 (£226) and 420kg Limousin to £965. Lisnaskea producer 500kg Aberdeen Angus to £1070 (£214) 495kg Aberdeen Angus to £990, and 440kg Charolais to £940.

Weanling steers and bulls: Newtownbiutler producer 435kg Aberdeen Angus to £975 (£224); 400kg Aberdeen Angus to £965 (£241); 415kg Aberdeen Angus to £920, 370kg Limousin to £870, 360kg Limousin to £870 and 385kg Limousin to £855. Lisnaskea producer 390kg Aberdeen Angus to £970 (£249) and 360kg Aberdeen Angus to £910 (£253); Lisnaskea producer 370kg Charolais to £910 (£246); Derrygonnelly producer 300kg Charolais to £800 (£293) 320kg Aberdeen Angus to £800 (£250) and 240kg Charolais to £760 (£317); Newtownbutler producer 305kg Limousin to £870 (£285) and 365kg Limousin to £870 (£238); Enniskillen producer 350kg Charolais to £865. Aghalane producer 370kg Hereford to £845 380kg Hereford to £835, and 280kg Charolais to £800 (£286) Newtownbutler producer 305kg Charolais to £760 (£249) and 285kg Charolais to £765 (£268) Derrylin producer 255kg Sim. to £670.

WEANLING HEIFERS

Lisnaskea producer 415kg Charolais to £970 (£234) 410kg Charolais to £930(£227) 385kg Charolais to £890, 380kg Charolais to £860, 360kg Charolais to £860, and 310kg Charolais to £780 (£252) Garrison producer 400kg Charolais to £905 and 380kg Charolais to £850. Derrygonnelly producer 360kg Charolais to £860, 325kg Charolais to £760, 365kg Aberdeen Angus to £755, and 270kg Charolais to £755. Newtownbutler producer 340kg Limousin to £830, 275kg Limousin to £690, and 230kg Limousin to £640 (£278) Lisnaskea producer 320kg Limousin to £750, 270kg Limousin to £750 and 300kg Limousin to £680. Newtownbutler producer 285kg Charolais to £735, 240kg Limousin to £715 (£298); 230kg Limousin to £680 (£296) and 200kg Limousin to £530. Lisnaskea producer 260kg Charolais to £725 (£279) and 250kg Charolais to £700 (£280); Newtownbutler producer 275kg Limousin to £723. Garrison producer 270kg Limousin to £660. Derrylin producer 225kg Aberdeen Angus to £600 x 2 Derrylin producer 240kg Limousin to £600.

Lots more stock required weekly to supply this growing demand.