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Irish CSO Reports

26 July 2013

Irish CSO: Livestock Slaughterings - June 2013Irish CSO: Livestock Slaughterings - June 2013


Cattle slaughterings increased by 8.9% in June

The number of cattle slaughtered in June 2013 was 8.9% higher than in June 2012. See Table 1 and graph.

A further comparison of June 2013 and June 2012 slaughtering figures also shows that

  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 0.1%.
  • Pig slaughterings decreased by 4.8%.

A comparison of figures for January-June 2013 with the corresponding 2012 period shows that

  • Cattle slaughterings increased by 10.0%.
  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 13.2%.
  • Pig slaughterings decreased by 1.9%.

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