Another good entry of 1291 cattle came under the hammer this week at Clogher Mart with a steady demand reported for quality stock in all sections.
In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers sold to £192 for a 660kg B/B. £172 for a 510kg Char and £166 for a 690kg Lim. Beef Cows sold to £172 for a 800kg Daq £170 for a 850kg Lim and £164 for a 760kg Char.
Leading prices as follows:
Magherafelt Producer 660kg B/B to £192 and 690kg B/B to £162 Augher Producer 800kg Daq To £172, 690kg Lim to £166 and 620kg Ch to £150. Dungannon Producer 530kg Ch to £172. Omagh Producer 850kg Lim to £170 and 610kg Lim to £162. Armagh Producer 760kg Ch to £164. Keady Producer 610kg Lim to £163. Craigavon producer 750kg B/B to £159, 660kg Lim. to £158 and 770kg Lim to £151. Middletown Producer 670kg Her to £159. Kilkeel Producer 720kg Lim to £156. Ballygawley producer 570kg Lim to £156. Omagh Producer 620kg Lim to £154. Fermanagh Producer 690kg AA to £153. Armagh Producer 680kg Lim to £149.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £146 per 100kg
Second quality lots sold from £104 to £122 per 100kg
Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £103 to £112 per 100kg
Plainer lots sold from £72 to £88 per 100kg
Poorer types sold from £43 to £68 per 100kg
FAT BULLS: 1030KG Daq to £128. 900kg Fries to £118. 940kg Char to £115. 960kg Char to £106. 1100kg AA to £106. 850kg Ayr to £100.
FAT STEERS (overage): 530kg Ch to £153. 670kg Fr to £130. 650kg Hol to £130. 730kg Hol to £130. 640kg Hol to £130. 670kg Shd to £129. 630kg Ch to £127. 630kg Fr to £118. 690kg B/B to £117. 700kg Fr to £115.
FAT STEERS (underage): 580kg Lim to £187. 580kg B/B to £185. 540kg Lim to £178. 540kg Lim to £166. 670kg Sim to £161. 640kg B/B to £158. 550KG Lim to £157. 610kg B/B to £141. 660kg Fr to £130. 690kg Fr to £124. 560kg Fr to £116. 670kg Fr to £110. 500kg Fr to £102.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 630kg AA to £166. 660kg AA to £157. 620kg AA to £152. 470kg Lim to £149. 600kg S/H to £148. 580kg B/B to £140. 560kg Lim to £140. 600kg Lim to £133. 580kg Hol to £124. 450kg Fr to £108. 480kg Hol to £105.
A good steady demand in this section with strong stores selling to £1260 for a 760kg Lim £1195 for a 680kg Lim and £1160 for a 720kg Lim to D Greenaway Portadown. Roy Hall Fivemiletown sold 690kg Sim to £1200, 620kg Lim to £1150 and 630kg Ch to £1150. D Keys Fivemiletown 680kg Ch to £1195 and 630kg Ch to £1175. P J McWilliams Seskinore 630kg Lim to £1195. E Rodgers Aughnacloy 670kg Ch to £1190. A Kilpatrick Dungannon 640kg Ch to £1185, 580kg Ch to £1155 and 580kg Ch to £1150. R Martin Portadown 590kg Ch to £1175 and 620kg Ch to £1150. Clogher Producer 650kg Ch to £1170. J Coary Dungannon 600kg Lim to £1170. J & P Donnelly Milford 650kg Ch to £1165. P Tally Dungannon 660kg Lim to £1155. J Taggart Coalisland 640kg Lim to £1150.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: B Maguire Fermanagh 490kg Lim to £955. S McKeown Sixmilecross 480kg Ch to £955. J Coary Dungannon 470kg Lim to £945. Pomeroy Producer 450kg AA to £940, 460kg Ch to £925, 460kg Ch to £890 and 430kg Ch to £870. M E Mc Cormack Aughnacloy 470kg B/B to £925 and 490kg Ch to £915. E McCaffery Tempo 450kg AA to £925, 450kg Ch to £925, 450kg Lim to £885 and 440kg AA to £870. E Sloss Dungannon 480kg Ch to £910 and 440kg Lim to £875. S Russell Ballygawley 490kg Ch to £905. K Mallon Dungannon 440kg Lim to £905. W J Adams Aughnacloy 470kg Ch to £900. Claudy Producer 460kg Lim to £865. A Harkness Cookstown 490kg Fkv to £865.
SMALLER SORTS 350KG & UNDER: Lisbellaw Producer 340kg Ch to £640 and 280kg Ch to £530. C McArdle Middletown 320kg Ch to £615. P Wilson Moneymore 320kg B/B to £550. J & A Moffatt Enniskillen 330kg AA to £520. P J McMahon Rosslea 330kg Her to £500 and 340kg Sim to £400.
Strong demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1155 for a 610kg Ch to M J Keys Clogher. R Martin Portadown sold a 600kg Sim to £1120. S McAleer Pomeroy 660kg Ch to £1115. G A Smith Dungannon 580kg Lim to £1090, 570kg Sim to £1080 and 560kg Ch to £1050. S Kerr Dungannon 570kg Ch to £1090. W S Hall Magheraveely 520kg Ch to £1090540kg Ch to £1065, 580kg Ch. To £1055, 560kg Ch to £1050, 580kg Ch to £1040 and 520kg Ch to £1030. M/S R W & A J Hogg Lisnaskea 650kg B/B to £1085. F O Neill Dungannon 550kg Lim to £1070. Des Orr Fivemiletown 570kg Ch to £1065. Des Wilson Clogher 550kg Lim to £1040.
MED WEIGHTS 410KG TO 500KG: I O Neill Moneymore 480kg Ch to £970. M Hughes Keady 420kg Lim to £930, and 410kg Lim to £910. P McAleer Pomeroy 450kg Ch to £910. H McConnell Clogher 40kg Ch to £895. B Courtney Magheraveely 460kg Lim to £890. O Fawcett Fermanagh 450kg Ch to £890. S Kerr Dungannon 490kg Lim to £875. S Black Cookstown 480kg Lim to £870. Fermanagh Producer 440kg Ch to £870, 430kg Lim to £840, and 450kg Lim. to £830. J J Hackett Ballygawley 490kg AA to £860 and 490kg S/H to £820. Des Wilson Clogher 480kg Ch to £845. E McCaffery Tempo 460kg Ch to £825 and 460kg AA to £800. N Mc Kiver Dungannon 430kg Sim to £770.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: P Hackett Clogher 390kg Ch to £860. Des Wilson Clogher 400kg Ch to £760. Fermanagh Producer 400kg Ch to £750. O Fawcett Fermanagh 390kg Ch to £740, 310kg Ch to £660, 380kg Ch to £645, 320kg Ch to £625and 380kg Ch to £590. S Kerr Dungannon 400kg Lim to £690. E McCaffery Tempo 380kg Ch to £670, 310kg Ch to £580, and 300kg AA to £555. B Courtney Fermanagh 380kg Lim to £645. P Wilson Moneymore 350kg Ch to £545
A large entry sold to a very keen demand with Steers & Bulls selling to £925 for a 350kg Lim to K McCrory Sixmilecross. G Glendinning Fivemiletown 460kg Ch to £920, 400kg Ch to £915, 480kg Ch to £885, 440kg Ch to £880 and 500kg Ch to £860. J Boylan Aughnacloy 420kg Lim to £900 and 400kg Ch to £870. P Gilroy Derrylin 470kg Lim to £895, 360kg Lim to £870, 450kg Lim to £870, 420kg Lim to £865, 400kg Lim to £860, and 420kg Lim to £860. M O Donnell Dungannon 420kg Lim to £870. P Donaghy Dungannon 420kg Daq to £860. J Graham Ederney 350kg Lim to £860. P McGinley Eskra 440kg Ch to £860. A C Moane Cooneen 440kg Lim to £860.
WEANLING HEIFERS: J Molloy Pomeroy 410kg Ch to £930. P McConnell Clogher 430kg B/B to £925, 440kg Ch to £885 and 350kg Ch to £790. D McKenzie Dungannon 360kg Au to £800 and 370kg Au to £790. J Holland Dungannon 410kg Ch to £775, 330kg Ch to £740 and 370kg Ch to £740. Kesh Producer 340kg Lim to £770 and 360kg Ch to £760. J Donnelly Moy 390kg Ch to £760. E Wiley Newbuildings 390kg Lim to £760. A McKenzie Dungannon 380kg Lim to £760. J M McGovern Clogher 360kg Ch to £750. Mountainview Farm Augher 350kg Ch to £750 and 350kg Ch to £735. P Hackett Clogher 340kg Ch to £730.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
A larger entry this week sold to a top of £1000 for a Calved Heifer to a Dungannon Producer. Benburb Producer £1000 for a Calved Heifer. Dungannon Producer £960 for a Calved Heifer. Dungannon Producer £950 and £800 for Calved Heifers. Several other Calved Cows and Heifers sold from £580 to £800.
BREEDING BULLS: J McAvoy £2300 for A Ped Reg Limm (born 04/08/14), J Woods £1460 for Ped Reg Limm (born 03/01/10), A McKenzie £980 for Ped Reg AU (born 03/01/11)
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
Another large turnout sold to a firm demand especially for quality lots with T Cassidy Augher selling an 09 Cow & Bull Calf to £1780, 2nd Calver and Bull Calf to £1745, and Heifer & Bull Calf to £1690. G Robinson Fintona £1670 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1300 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. N McKiver Dungannon £1480 for 2011 Cow & Heifer Calf. J Woods Middletown £1420 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1240 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf. D H & K J Buchannon Dungannon £1410 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. S Eagleson Aughnacloy £1200 for Heifer & Bull Calf. Several other outfits sold from £890 to £1180.
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: G Devenney £1470, £1280, £1200 and £1180. Co Down Producer £1200 each for 5. T Hoey £1200. With others selling from £850.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
Another large selection on offer sold to a brisk demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £350 for an AA. with £350 and £285 for Limms to R J Hoy Monea. M McCaughey Trillick £330 for B/B. C Treacy Brookeborough £320 for Ch. Wm. Wilson Dungannon £300 for Daq. C & H Brownlee Bellanaleck £290 and £285 for B/Bs. A Smith Seskinore £280 for AA. K J Leary Fermanagh £265 for AA. S J Kelly Dungannon £260 for AA.
HEIFERS: K Moore Augher £400 for Lim. S Cassidy Tempo £385 for Char. P N G Hadden Ballygawley £290 for Sim. Wm. Wilson Dungannon £285 for Char. W H Stockdale Clogher £280 for B/B. k & a Veitch Lisbellaw £280 for B/B.
REARED BULLS: N McKiver Dungannon £610 for Sim. M & G Monaghan Augher £580 for Ch. H M Connelly Rosslea £420 for Lim. C Elkin Omagh £395 for B/B. D McCarroll Eskra £390 for Ch. D H & K J Buchannon Dungannon £390 for Fkv. B Glancy Fermanagh £385, £375, £360, £345 for Friesians.
REARED HEIFERS: S Eagleson Aughnacloy £615, £600 and £580 for Limms, £600, and £560 twice for Chars, £570 and £560 for Herefords and £520 for S/Horn. N McKiver Dungannon £590 and £540 for Simms. Kesh Producer £545 and £505 for Limms. M & G Monaghan Augher £450, £435 and £390 for Chars.