Corrin Mart Report

Hereford bullocks 400kg made €840 at Corrin Mart on Tuesday last.

Cattle numbers are always expected at this time of the year and these numbers were realised at Corrin mart this week.

Plenty of cattle on offer and overall a good steady trade, with plenty buyers from all around the country, both online and in the ring.


Very lively trade for all cows this week.

Store cows: 400 to 550kgs making from €1.45 per kilo to €1.78 per kilo.

Heavier cows: 550kgs+ making from €1.67 per kilo up to €2.05 per kilo.

Hereford 695kg €1,420; Friesian 635kg €1,200; Friesian 700kg €1,300.


Larger numbers on offer this week, good steady trade for all cattle. Plenty of buyers looking for cattle at the minute.

Light stores: under 350kgs made from €1.58 per kilo for plain Friesians up to €2.55 for Continental bullocks. With AA/Hereford types making from €2.00 per kilo up to €2.20 per kilo.

Medium stores: 350kgs to 500kgs starting at €1.65 for Friesians up to €2.52 per kilo for Continentals. AA/Hereford bullocks made from €2.05 up to €2.30 per kilo.

Fwd. stores: 500 to 600kgs. The plainer Friesians started at €1.82 per kilo up to €2.58 per kilo.

Heavy bullocks: 600kgs+. Good demand for heavy bullocks making from €2.00 up to €2.20 per kilo.

Limousin 515kgs €1,330; AA 505kgs €1,270; AA 398kgs €880; Hereford 490kgs €1,090; Friesian 680kgs €1,400


Improved trade again this week for heifers.

Store heifers: under 400kgs made from €2.00 up to €2.55 per kilo. AA/Hereford averaged at €2.06 per kilo.

Butchers heifers: 400kgs+. These type heifers made from €2.04 up to €3.00 per kilo, with AA/Hereford averaging at €2.10 per kilo.

Limousin 445 kgs €1,340; Charolais 590kgs €1,450; AA 465kgs €1,090; Hereford 400kgs €900.