Livestock Marts – Licence Number 002030
Kilmallock, Co. Limerick:
GVM opened its first Mart in Kilmallock in 1958 and Kilmallock is now one of the largest in the country. Its weekly cattle sale is held on Mondays with five auction rings in operation. It also holds Society Sales and Organic Sales during the year. Kilmallock is particularly noted for the quality, quantity and range of stock on offer.
GVM has operated in Tullamore since the late 1960’s. It operates on Monday evenings (weanlings), Wednesdays (sheep) and Thursdays (cattle). It is particularly noted for its special pedigree sales which are regularly held on Saturdays. Its location in the centre of Ireland makes it the ideal location.
Carrigallen, Co. Leitrim:
GVM has operated in Carrigallen since the early 1970’s and is one of the largest Marts in the North-West. Carrigallen operates on Monday evenings (cattle & sheep) and Saturdays (weanlings). It is particularly noted for the quality of its weanlings which attract buyers from all over Ireland.
Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick:
GVM has operated in Abbeyfeale since the early 1970’s. Abbeyfeale operates on Saturdays and is particularly noted for the quality of its calf sales. A renowned calf fair was held in Abbeyfeale from olden times until the 1970’s and Abbeyfeale has continued this tradition of excellence.
Dromcollogher, Co. Limerick:
GVM has operated in Dromcollogher since the 1960’s. Dromcollogher operates on Thursdays during the calf season.
GVM Direct operate a buying and selling service for people who wish to buy or sell directly from Farm to Farm. GVM Direct takes the risk out of buying and selling. We personally check out all animals and supply to buyers specifications. All sales are put through GVM and payment to sellers is guaranteed. Contact Eddie O’Dea on 087-6869070.
Our Livestock Marts division prides itself in the quality of the service we provide to our customers. We have a top quality staff, many of whom have been with the Society for up to 40 years. Our staff know most of our customers personally and are committed to ensuring that our customers have a good and pleasant experience in our Marts. We have invested over €2 million on improving our mart facilities over the past 10 years, and are committed to investing significant expenditure annually to ensure that our facilities are the best that they can be. These facilities are designed to ensure quick, easy and efficient access for buyers, sellers, transporters and stock to and from the Mart and within the Mart. They are also designed to provide the maximum comfort and safety to our customers and employees while in the Mart.
YOU SHOULD KNOW – TAKE THE RISK OUT OF SELLING:
All payments to sellers for stock sold in our Marts are fully guaranteed!