A massive entry of 1469 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart for the first of the autumn sales with a strong demand for quality stock reported in all sections plainer stock would be a lot easier.
In the fatstock ring cow heifers sold to £205 for a 670kg Char and £180 for a 570kg Lim. Beef cows sold to £185 for a 870kg B/Blue and £170 for a 770kg B/Blue.
Leading prices in fatstock ring: Clogher Producer 670kg to £205, and 570kg to £180. Clogher Producer 870kg to £185, 750kg to £159 and 630kg to £156. Armagh Producer 590kg to £178. Tempo Producer 770kg to £170. Loughgall Producer 710kg to £169 and 880kg to £166 Cookstown Producer 730kg to £168. Killylea Producer 510kg to £161 Augher Producer 600kg to £161. Clogher Producer 650kg to £160.
Other quality cows sold from £140 to £159 per 100kg.
Second quality cows sold from £120 to £138 per 100kg.
Well fleshed FriesiancCows sold from £106 to £114 per 100kg.
Plainer Lots sold from £80 to £98 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £47 to £70 per 100kg.
880kg Lim. to £120, 810kg Lim. to £108, 840kg Lim. to £103, 1100kg Char. to £97, 1230kg Char. to £96, 980kg Her. to £96, 960kg Hol. to £95, 860kg Sim. to £94.
FAT STEERS (overage)
640kg Lim. to £182, 600kg Lim. to £175, 590kg Sim. to £159, and 700kg Fries to £156.
FAT STEERS (underage)
610kg Ch. to £190, 520kg Sim. to £186, 640kg Sim. to £184, 660kg Ch. to £181, 710kg Her. to £178, 620kg B/B. to £175, 680kg Lim. to £172, 790kg Her. to £167, 910kg Lim. to £165, Friesians sold from £112 to £136 for 720kg.
FAT HEIFERS (underage)
650kg Lim. to £182, 610kg Char. to £182, 590kg Char. to £181, 570kg Lim. to £181, 480kg AA. to £173, 640kg Sim. to £163, 580kg Fries to £152, 510kg Fries. to £146.
STORE BULLOCKS (386)
A large entry sold easily for a lot of quality stock with strong stores selling to £1420 for a 830kg Lim and a 710kg Lim. to £1320 for M/S R.J.P & J H Mawhinney Moneymore. C O Neill Moy sold 700kg Ch. to £1360, 710kg Ch. to £1345, 750kg Ch. to £1335, and 670kg Ch. to £1335. M O Donnell Dungannon 690kg Ch. to £1350 and 660kg Ch. to £1340. T A Willis Dungannon 680kg Lim. to £1340 and 670kg Lim. to £1330. F Woods Keady 740kg Sim. to £1335 O O Neill Dungannon 750kg AA. to £1325 and 680kg Lim. to £1315. D J & K Scott Armagh 680kg Daq. to £1300.
MED WEIGHTS 410KG TO 500KG
D J & K Scott Armagh 500kg Sim. to £1250. N Morrow Caledon 500kg Ch. to £1085. S McAleer Omagh 500kg Ch. to £1045. D Williamson Portadown 490kg Lim. to £1035, 500kg Lim. to £1010. N McGleenan Moy 500kg Lim. to £1010and 500kg Ch. to £1000. T Mills Clogher 480kg Ch. to £1005. L Murphy Dungannon 480kg B/B. to £1000. F Grimley Armagh 490kg B/B. to £1000. Clogher Producer 470kg Ch. to £1000, 500kg Ch. to £1000, 480kg Ch. to £1000, and 460kg Ch. to £990 twice. R F Taylor Derrylin 480kg AA. to £980. B Connelly Trillick 470kg Ch. to £980, and 490kg Sim. to £970. L Hayes Omagh 440kg Daq. to £970.
SMALLER STORES 400KG & UNDER
F Grimley Armagh 320kg Lim. to £745. Pomeroy Producer 330kg Lim. to £700, 290kg Lim. to £690 and 270kg Lim. to £680. M/S R & E Johnston Tempo 340kg S/H. to £545.
STORE HEIFERS (186)
A very keen demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1440 for a 600kg Char. to H Robinson Fivemiletown. L Potts Dungannon sold 610kg Ch. to £1280590kg Lim. to £1185 and 580kg Lim. to £1160. B Hutton Cookstown 670kg Daq. to £1255. P Daly Dungannon 670kg Ch. to £1250620kg Ch. to £1180, 610kg Lim. to £1150 and 590kg Ch. to £1140. D McKenna Clogher 640kg Lim. to £1240. A Erskine Killylea 650kg Ch. to £1225. G Potts Dungannon 600kg Ch. to £1195and 580kg Lim. to £1160.
MED WEIGHTS 410KG TO 500KG
T Mills Clogher 490kg Ch. to £1045. J J Callaghan Rosslea 490kg Lim. to £985 and 440kg Lim. to £945. J Fowler Dungannon 490kg Lim. to £980. G Haughey Fintona 470kg Ch. to £975 and 450kg Lim. to £915. T McMahon Newry 440kg Ch. to £970 and 490kg Lim. to £965. J McKinney Omagh 480kg Lim. to £970 and 480kg Sim. to £925. G McCaughey Clogher 490kg Ch. to £965. B D Breen Eskra 490kg Lim. to £950. S Gallen Castlederg 420kg Ch. to £915. M Shortt Clogher 460kg Ch. to £910.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER
J McKinney Omagh 370kg Ch. to £835. D O Hagan M,aghera 400kg Lim. to £815. S Gallen Castlederg 400kg Ch. to £800 and 380kg Ch. to £800. H Duggan Dungannon 350kg Ch. to £800 and 390kg Ch. to £755. H Robinson Portadown 390kg cH. TO £770. D A Howard Moneymore 380kg Lim. to £750. Pomeroy Producer 390kg Sim. to £745. G McCaughey Clogher 380kg Ch. to £700 and 360kg Lim. to £695.
A good steady demand with Steers & Bulls selling to £1095 for a 490kg Ch and a 420kg AA. to £910 for D Donnelly Sixmilecross. R Smyton Fivemiletown 480kg Ch. to £1000. F Corrigan Clogher 440kg Sim. to £890. E Kelly Augher 310kg Ch. tpo £890 and 330kg Lim. to £830. Castlederg Producer 380kg Ch. to £860400kg Ch. to £830 and 450kg AA. to £800. L J Barr Co. Derry 420kg Lim. to £855. M Beattie Fivemiletown 390kg Lim. to £855. T Smyth Dromore 350kg Ch. to £830. M Donnelly Sixmilecross 370kg Lim. to £825. P O Neill Omagh 350kg Ch. to £800. P Donnelly Pomeroy 340kg Ch. to £770.
D Donnelly Sixmilecross 440kg Ch. to £890. P O Neill Omagh 410kg Ch. to £890. J McQuaid Fivemiletown 420kg Ch. to £855. M Donnelly Sixmilecross 400kg Lim. to £820 and 420kg Lim. to £800. A Green Tempo 410kg Lim. to £815 and 350kg Lim. to £760. K McCaffery Sixmilecross 360kg Lim. to £795, 390kg Ch. to £790 , 350kg Lim. to £750, and 330kg Lim. to £745. J Holland Dungannon 380kg Lim. to £795. P Donnelly Dungannon 390kg Ch. to £790. O P Donnelly Augher 340kg Ch. to £765and 370kg Lim. to £735. J A O Neill Omagh 350kg Ch. to £745. F Corrigan Clogher 350kg Ch. to £730.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
A smaller entry this week with a Craigavon Producer selling Calved Heifers to £1110, £1050 and £900.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
A large turnout this week sold to a keen demand for quality lots with plainer lots harder to clear. The top price of £2000 went to Mountview Cattle Dungannon for an 06 Char. Cow & Heifer Calf. D A Howard Moneymore £1670 for a 2010 Cow & Bull Calf. J McCallan Pomeroy £1530 for 07 Cow & Bull Calf. R Elkin Omagh £1520 for 2010 Cow & Heifer Calf, and £1355 for Heifer & Bull Calf. K J Riddle Newtownhamilton £1500 for Heifer & Bull Calf. PNG Hadden Aughnacloy £1455 for 2010 Cow & Bull Calf, £1400 for 07 Cow & Bull Calf and £1200 for 05 Cow & Bull Calf. J A Agnew Caledon £1410 for 08 Cow & Heifer Calf. M Hartley Moneymore £1405 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. C Patterson Ballynahinch £1340 for Heifer & Heifer Calf, £1300 for Heifer & Bull Calf, and £1265 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. J McKelvey Omagh £1235 and £1200 for Heifers & Heifer Calves at foot. Lots of other outfits sold from £900 to £1180
INCALF HEIFERS: Sold to £1235 and £1165 for H Robinson Fivemiletown
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
There was a very large entry in this section with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to 620 for a B/Blue to J Richardson Portadown. K Moore Augher £585 and £440 for Limms and £510 for a Ch. A R Clarke Derrylin £495 for Ch. W Wilson Dungannon £415 for Ch. B Hutton Cookstown £400 for Daq. J Cassidy Derrylin £375 and £370 for Limms. J Richardson Portadown £375 and £350 for S/Horns.
J Richardson Portadown £400 for S/Horn. Brackenhill Farms Ltd. Pomeroy £375 for Ch. C McLaughlin Omagh £350 for S/H. A Smith Seskinore £345 for Lim. E Crawford Stewartstown £340 for Lim.
K Teague Dromore £815 and £750 for Chars. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £715 for Sim. and £540 for Lim. I V Bothwell Enniskillen £700, £685, £680 and £675 for Chars. K Cullen Armagh £640 for Daq. A Johnston Fivemiletown £600 for Lim. P T Corr Fermanagh £585 for Ch. C Finlay Aughnacloy £570 and £520 for Chars. C Devine Strabane £545 for Ch. P McManus Derrylin £540 for Sim.
C McLaughlin Omagh £745, £545 for Chars. and £685 for Par. K Teague Omagh £700 for Ch. Pomeroy Producer £585 for Ch, £585 for Lim, and £465 for Sal. C Devine Strabane £570 for Ch. J Richardson Portadown £500 for B/B. A Johnston Fivemiletown £460 for Ch. C Finlay Aughnacloy £450 for Ch. K Cullen Armagh £450 for Daq. D Beattie Omagh £420 for AA. K Moore Augher £405 for AA and £405 for S/H.