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Online sales continue to be major part of business according to new Elphin Mart manager

May 26, 2021 08:05 By Shannonside News
Online sales continue to be major part of business according to new Elphin Mart manager Online sales continue to be major part of business according to new Elphin Mart manager
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Many mart operators are forecasting a blended approach going forward with in-person sales working side by side with online bidding.

The new mart manager at Elphin in north Roscommon says farmers have been cautious in returning to the ringside over the past week.

Covid restrictions on attendance at marts around the country were lifted just a week ago, and it's been a welcome relief for some who are not familiar with online technology.

Kevin Caslin who's taken up his new job in recent weeks says while he's looking forward to things returning to more normal practices, there will also be a role for online buying and selling in tandem with the ringside business.

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He says farmers have been taking a cautious approach to mixing back into the ringside activity but it should become busier as restrictions continue to ease in the weeks ahead:

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