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MEAT MARKETS AND PRICES

Crunch Ireland beef talks conclude

Crisis beef talks in Ireland have made progress on putting systems in place to better support farmers and improve transparency in the sector. Talks between Meat Industry Ireland (MII) and…

MEAT MARKETS AND PRICES

Irish beef producers in line for £93 a head in special aid

Irish beef producers will be able to apply on Monday (19 August) for a share of the €100m (£93m) exceptional aid package – sanctioned by the European Union to compensate…

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Grass covers and tight global supply support store lambs

Nervous early store lamb sales have been firm and, at times, ahead of last year’s drought-hit August trade, with auctioneers thanking timely rains and market confidence. Buyers and sellers have…

MEAT MARKETS AND PRICES

Talks to end Irish beef crisis make progress

Talks between Meat Industry Ireland (MII) and representatives of farmer lobby, the Beef Plan Movement Group, made progress on market transparency and the introduction of a price index, according to…

MEAT MARKETS AND PRICES

Farmers in plea to halt decline of Scottish beef sector

Greater collaboration as well as government action are needed to help stem the decline of Scotland's beef sector, producers were told at a special Beef Summit held in Sterling on…

MEAT MARKETS AND PRICES

Talks underway to end Irish beef crisis

Irish farmers have suspended their protests outside more than 20 meat processing plants as talks get underway to find a solution to the current beef crisis. Irish farm minister Michael…

Individual livestock auction markets

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Prices from individual markets are posted here as they are received from the auction markets at the close of sale.

Cattle deadweight prices

All steers (updated weekly, by Thursday)
All heifers (updated weekly, by Thursday)
All young bulls (updated weekly, by Thursday)
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Lamb prices

Average lamb deadweight (updated weekly, by Thursday)
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Pig prices

Pig deadweight SPP (Standard Pig Price) (updated weekly, by Thursday)
Pig deadweight APP (All Pig Price) (updated weekly, by Thursday)
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