A seasonal entry of 802 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart sold to a strong demand in all sections. In the fatstock ring beef cows and cow heifers sold to a top of £185 per 100kg for a 440kg Lim with a top twenty average of £ 151 per 100kg.
Leading prices: Dungannon Producer 440kg to £185. Dungannon Producer 530kg to £185, 550kg to £184 and 490kg to £178. Claudy Producer 600kg to £176. Galbally Producer 590kg to £176. Ballygawley Producer 640kg to £168. Aughnacloy Producer 490kg to £164. Dungannon Producer 400kg to £163. Omagh Producer 570kg to £159. Ballygawley Producer 640kg to £158. Omagh Producer 830kg to £151. Crossmaglen Producer 690kg to £150 and 600kg to £147. Fermanagh Producer 800kg to £150. Clogher Producer 770kg to £149. Kesh Producer 600kg to £147. Kinawley Producer 600kg to £147. Rosslea Producer 770kg to £46. Dungannon Producer 760kg to £145. Pomeroy Producer 650kg to £146 and 610kg to £145.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £144 per 100kg.
2nd quality lots sold from £110 to £to £128 per 100kg.
Well fleshed Friesian cows sold from £104 to £111 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £80 to £98 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £58 to £77 per 100kg.
FAT BULLS: 820kg Limm. To £160, 970kg Limm to £128, 810kg Char. To £97, 880kg Sim. To £96, 980kg Char. To £91, 850kg Fries. To £80.
FAT STEERS (OVERAGE): 640kg Ch. To £188, 590kg Ch. To £186, 670kg Lim. to £185, 580kg Sim. To £178, 530kg Lim. to £174, 490kg AA. To £148, 520kg AA. To £145, 560kg AA. To £143.
FAT STEERS (underage): 590kg Ch. To £192, 630kg Ch. To £188, 580kg Lim. to £186, 570kg Lim. to £183, 440kg AA. To £168, 560kg Fr. To £136, 480kg Fr. To £136, 570kg Fr. To £131, 460kg Fr. To £123, 720kg Fr. To £114, 650kg Fr. To £114.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 500kg Sim. To £177, 470kg AA. To £177, 430kg Sim. To £165, 400kg Sim. To £165, 620kg Fr. To £147, 430kg Fr. To £125, 540kg Hol. To £124, 440kg Fr. To £124, 540kg Hol. To £108.
STORE BULLOCKS: A seasonal entry sold to a very sharp demand with strong stores selling to£1440 for 690kg to R Martin Portadown. K G Clarke Tynan sold 730kg to £1440, 760kg to £1420, 640kg to £1385, 650kg to £1370, 670kg to £1365, 640kg to £1340, and 610kg to £1310. A Lockhart Dungannon 730kg to £1400. S Conlon Benburb 670kg to £1390, 670kg to £1345, 670kg to £1340 and 620kg to £1245. K G Walker Portadown 650kg to £1385, 640kg to £1315, 610kg to £1295, 660kg to £1270, and 660kg to £1250. P J O Neill Lurgan 590kg to £1250. G W Allen Portadown 620kg to £1235.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: M/S F & J J Devlin Coagh 460kg to £1030. H McGuigan Coalisland 500kg to £985 and 470kg to £900. A Kyle Aughnacloy 490kg to £980 and 490kg to £970. T Quinn Dungannon 430kg to £975, 450kg to £945 and 450kg to £900. E & P Hughes Augher 470kg to £960, 490kg to £950, 430kg to £885, and 490kg to £880. A Coote Dungnnon 500kg to £955. Downpatrick Producer 480kg to £950 and 440kg to £950. P J O Neill Lurgan 480kg to £925. P J McElduff Dungannon 440kg to £870, 410kg to £870, and 420kg to £860.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: Cookstown Producer 400kg to £870. Clogher Producer 380kg to £780, and 360kg to £750. Pomeroy Producer 350kg to £740, 330kg to £700 and 320kg to £680.
STORE HEIFERS: Forward lots sold to £1085 for 560kg to B Daly Armagh. A T Martin Fermanagh sold 560kg to £1050. D O Hagan Maghera 530kg to £985. H McCauley Ballyclare 510kg to £950. Mountview Cattle Dungannon 540kg to £940. D Quinn Cookstown 580kg to £920. H McGuiggan Coalisland 560kg to £910.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: H Mc Cauley Ballyclare 490kg to £1025, 480kg to £965, and 490kg to £945. J McCaffery Fermanagh 440kg to £955. T Montgomery Dungannon 490kg to £905. R Watson Augher 420kg to £905, 490kg to £900, 440kg to £895. M/S F & J J Devlin Coagh 450kg to £865, 500kg to £815, 470kg to £775. H Mc Guigan Coalisland 440kg to £860, 460kg to £815, and 460kg to £755.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: A T Martin Fermanagh 350kg to £690. F & J J Devlin Coagh 400kg to £680. H McGuigan Coalisland 360kg to £675, 400kg to £650, and 360kg to £630.
WEANLINGS: Steers & Bulls sold to a top of £1050 for 510kg for J I Johnston Rosslea. M McNally Portadown sold 400kg to £920, 370kg to £880, 320kg to £845, 320kg to £810 and 310kg to £800. Ballygawley Producer 350kg to £920. J J Gallen Castlederg 420kg to £890. J Crawford Fermanagh 410kg to £885. K Gilleese Fermanagh 400kg to £870 and 380kg to £840. J L Annon Magheraveely 320kg to £870 and 280kg to £850. B Stewart Fivemiletown 400kg to £860. M O Gara Carrickmore 350kg to £855, 370kg to £855. J & F McCaffery Fermanagh 310kg to £850. S Wamsley Kesh 320kg to £845. P Hackett Augher S P Thornton Fermanagh 370kg to £800.
WEANLING HEIFERS: R Watson Augher 410kg to £855, 390kg to £835, and 410kg to £825. W R Adams Fivemiletown 310kg to £845, 310kg to £840, and 260kg to £790. S Askin Ballygawley 320kg to £840. P Hackett Augher 370kg to £825 and 370kg to £775. S Wamsley Kesh 350kg to £790 340kg to £775 and 370kg to £750. C Traynor Dungannon 360kg to £760. N V Prentice Tempo 260kg to £725. M O Gara Carrickmore 310kg to £725 and 300kg to £665. S McGovern Clogher 290kg to £720.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: Demand would be quieter in this section quality lots are selling to £1505 and £1460 for Calved Heifers from Aiden McGovern Fivemiletown. A Clarke Beragh £1445 for Calved 2nd Calver. S Colhoun Strabane £1360 for Calved Heifer. G Molloy Dungannon £1220 for Calved Heifer. Several others sold from £800 to £1180.
MAIDEN HEIFERS: A selection sold from £455 to £525 for a Dungannon Producer.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES: A larger turnout than usual sold easily to a very keen demand with T Armstrong Derrygonnelly selling an 08 Cow & Heifer Calf to £1800. M/S D & A Davis Dromore Omagh sold Heifer & Heifer Calf to £1570, Heifer & Heifer Calf to £1545, Heifer & Bull Calf to £1400, 08 Cow & Heifer Calf to £1380, 04 Cow & Bull Calf to £1265, 06 Cow & Bull Calf to £1250, and 2nd Calver & 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf to £1190. C Daly Benburb £1500 for 08 Cow & Heifer Calf. M Hackett Augher £1305 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. R Mohan Fivemiletown £1290 for Heifer & Heifer Calf.
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: A Large selection sold easily with F McElroy Augher selling Heifers to make £1540, £1455, and £1340.
Gortavoy Farms Pomeroy sold 11 Due Feb 2015 from £975 to £1150. Several others sold from £750
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES: A smaller entry sold to a strong demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £555 for a B/B. and 525 for an AA. For N Foster Kinawley. G O Donnell Castlederg £510 for Lim. D Thornton Kinawley £475 for Ch. G Johnston Lisbellaw £405 for Her. P McCorry Derrylin £350 twice for B/Bs. C Elkin Omagh £345 for Her. K & A Veitch Lisbellaw £340 for Sim. J Ritchie N.T.B £335 twice for B/Bs.
HEIFERS: E A Black Cookstown £375 for Lim. T Donohoe Derrylin £375 for Ch. And £370 for a B/B. N Thornton Enniskillen £355 for a Ch. Geo Johnston Lisbellaw £340 for Her.
REARED BULLS: E Kelly Augher £800 for an outstanding Char. D Thornton Kinawley £700 for Ch. N Foster Kinawley £700 for Ch. And £555 for B/B. P Dunne Maguiresbridge £520 for Lim. P J Bell Cookstown £550 for B/B. K Beattie Lisnaskea £505 for AA. A Smith Seskinore £465 for Lim. Wm Wilson Dungannon £380 for B/B.
REARED HEIFERS: P Dunne Maguiresbridge £580 for Ch. T Smith Castlederg £415 and £375 for Herefords and £365 for AA. E Crawford Stewartstown £370 for Fries.