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Irish Cattle Prices Remain Strong

03 October 2017

IRELAND - IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods said cattle prices remain stable with higher prices being offered for larger lots.

Mr Woods said the base price for steers in general is €3.80/kg and €3.90/kg for heifers.

He said some prices of €3.85 and €3.95 are on offer and especially more common for heifers.

He said demand remains strong with factories anxious to get numbers.

Mr Woods said bulls are making from €3.80/kg for R grades and €3.90/kg for Us with some top prices of €4.00/kg paid.

Cows are ranging from €3.15 to tops of €3.65/kg.

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