Cattle Supplies Tighter As Beef Demand Remains Very Strong – IFA

IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods said the beef trade is steady this week with the base price for steers at €3.80/kg and heifers making €3.90/kg. He said finished supplies are definitely tightening and demand remains very strong with some reports of top prices of €3.85 and €3.95/kg.   In our main export market, the […]

IFA Says Prospects For Autumn Cattle Trade Are Positive

IFA National Livestock Committee Chairman Michael Doran said the cattle trade remains steady despite negative factory price propaganda.  He said with tight supplies and strong export market outlets and prices, the prospects for the autumn cattle trade are positive. Mr Doran said farmers need to be strong in dismissing the negative price propaganda from the […]