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Irish CSO Reports

26 August 2014

Irish CSO Reports: Livestock Slaughterings July 2014Irish CSO Reports: Livestock Slaughterings July 2014


Cattle slaughterings increased by 1.4% in July

The number of cattle slaughtered in July 2014 was 1.4% higher than in July 2013. See Table 1 and graph.

A further comparison of July 2014 and July 2013 slaughtering figures also shows that

  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 3.7%.
  • Pig slaughterings increased by 2.4%.

A comparison of figures for January-July 2014 with the corresponding period of 2013 shows that

  • Cattle slaughterings increased by 12.2%.
  • Sheep slaughterings increased by 0.7%.
  • Pig slaughterings increased by 0.5%.

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