1492 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart this week returned a good steady demand for quality lots in all sections. In the fatstock ring beef cows topped £200 for an outstanding B/Blue 720kg Char sold to £160 and a 920kg Ch. to £156. Cow heifers sold to £170 for a 490kg Lim. £164 for a 590kg Her. and £164 for a 640kg Daq.
Leading prices: Omagh producer 810kg to £200. Ballinderry Producer 490kg to £170. Dungannon Producer 590kg to £164 and 930kg to £145 Cookstown Producer 640kg to £164 and 790kg Daq. to £153. Dungannon Producer 550kg Lim. to £161. Augher Producer 540kg to £160. Fivemiletown Producer 720kg to £160 and 670kg to £157. Dungannon Producer 920kg to £156. Lisbellaw Producer 600kg to £153. Ballygawley Producer 730kg to £150. Newtownbutler Producer 590kg to £148. Cookstown Producer 720kg Lim. to £148 and 610kg to £144. Clogher Producer 500kg to £147. Carrickmore Producer 640kg to £147. Gortin Producer 570kg to £145.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £145 per 100kg.
Second quality lots sold from £100 to £124 per 100kg.
Fleshly Friesian cows sold to £112 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £76 to £92 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £44 to £62 per 100kg.
1040kg Ch. to £104, 1020kg Ch. to £101, 1130kg Ch. to £100, 740kg Lim. to £99, 820kg Lim. to £99, 950kg Lim. to £95, 1080kg Ch. to £95, 870kg Lim. to £94, 740kg Fr. to £92, 970kg Ch. to £90, 830kg Daq. to £86, and 930kg Her. to £85.
FAT STEERS (overage)
700kg Lim. to £183, 710kg Ch. to £181, 780kg Ch. to £170, 770kg Ch. to £164, 750kgB/B. to £163, 750kg Ch. to £163, 770kg Fr. to £134, 710kg Fr. to £128, 740kg Fr. to £128, 790kg Fr. to £128, 740kg Fr. to £114, 720kg Fr. to £114, 820kg Fr. to £114.
FAT STEERS (underage)
440kg B/B. to £188, 750kg Ch. to £172, 710kg Ch. to £170, 800kg Ch. to £166, 600kg Ch. to £163, 560kg Her. to £162, 660kg Shd. to £158, 520kg Ch. to £154, 610kg Her. to £150, 630kg Ch. to £147, 530kg Fr. to £144, 500kg Fr. to £144, 800kg Fr. to £136, 730kg Fr. to £136, 590kg Fr. to £132, 560kg Fr. to £132, 610kg Fr. to £129.
FAT HEIFERS (underage)
540kg Lim. to £189, 600kg Lim. to £180, 680kg Sim. to £175, 590kg Lim. to £175, 650kg Ch. top £169, 580kg AA. to £167, 490kg Lim. to £163, 660kg Lim. to £159, 550kg Ch. to £150, 580kg Ch. to £145, 600kg Fkv. to £136, 540kg B/B. to £135, 520kg Fr. to £126, 520kg Fr. to £120.
STORE BULLOCKS (292)
Demand remains good for quality lots with strong stores selling to £1430 for a 740kg Lim. £1420 for a 740kg Ch. and £1360 for a 720kg Ch. to M/S J & P Donnelly Milford. K Berry Armagh sold 820kg Ch. to £1400, 730kg Ch. to £1305, 740kg Lim. to £1300, and 780kg Ch. to £1285. F Fox Omagh 700kg Lim. to £1335, 660kg Lim. to £1325, 680kg Lim. to £1290 twice, 680kg B/B. to £1280 and 640kg Lim. to £1245. V Hamilton Portadown 630kg Lim. to £1330. J Grant Aghalee 690kg Ch. to £1320 and 690kg Ch. to £1270. T McMahon Newry 730kg Sim. to £1285. P McDonagh Tempo 690kg Lim. to £1285 and 710kg Lim. to £1280.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG
T McKenna Omagh 500kg Ch. to £1045 and 500kg Ch. to £1000. D Donnelly S.M.X. 500kg Lim. to £1030, 470kg Lim. to £995, and 480kg Lim. to £960. N Morrow Caledon 490kg Ch. to £1000 and 490kg Ch. to £995. J McStay Lurgan 500kg Ch. to £990. A Mannagh S.M.X. 480kg Ch. to £985. R S Farley Caledon 490kg Lim. to £985. R Harkness Crumlin 500kg Sim. to £980. P Sommerville Ballygawley 480kg Ch. to £975, 500kg Ch. to £965 and 490kg Au. to £945. N McMullan Aughnacloy 460kg AA. to £955. C Bullock Fermanagh 500kg Her. to £950
SMALLER STORES 400KG & UNDER
D White Portadown 350kg Ch. to £725. J F Mullan Swatragh 320kg AA. to £700 and 330kg AA. to £600. A Williamson Maghera 330kg Lim. to £595, 310kg Fkv. to £530 and 310kg Shb. to £495.
STORE HEIFERS (202)
A good entry of quality stock in this section with forward lots selling to £1360 for a 500kg Sim. and 520kg Lim. to £1330 for R McSorley Ballygawley. Roly Domer Clogher 570kg Lim. to £1340. D McClaren Omagh 630kg Lim. to £1270, 600kg Lim. to £1280, 580kg Ch. to £1185, and 560kg Ch. to £1100. D & M Gates Dungannon 700kg Ch. to £1250, 580kg AA. to £1115 and 610kg Ch. to £1100. T McMahon Newry 650kg Ch. to £1170 and 500kg Ch. to £1090. K McKenna Dungannon 560kg Lim. to £1150. G Potts Dungannon 520kg Ch. to £1150. G H Andrews Magherafelt 580kg AA. to £1125 and 590kg AA. to £1090. H Macauley Ballyclare 530kg Lim. to £1095.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 5OOKG
R McSorley Ballygawley 430kg Lim. to £1200, 480kg B/B. to £1140, and 430kg Lim. to £1120. A Lynch Ballygawley 490kg Lim. to £1090, 460kg Lim. to £1060 and 450kg Lim. to £980. J Lynch Glenhoy 490kg Lim. to £1070. H McClure F.M.T. 480kg Ch. to £1000, 480kg Ch. to £985 and 460kg Ch. to £980. I S Farrell F.M.T. 480kg Ch. to £990 and 490kg Ch. to £975. G Potts Dungannon 480kg Lim. to £990. T McMahon Newry 460kg Lim. to £980. A Crawford Beragh 480kg Lim. to £975 and 470kg Lim. to £960.
SMALLER STORES 400KG & UNDER
B Conlon Armagh 400kg Lim. to £865, 380kg Her. to £735, 370kg Ch. to £710, and 390kg Lim. to £700. H McClure F.M.T. 360kg B/B. to £860and 400kg Ch. to £835. F H Owens Ballygawley 390kg Lim. to £855 and 290kg Lim. to £630. B Maguire Dromore 390kg Ch. to £830. G Trainor Dungannon 340kg Ch. to £800. 350kg Ch. to £750 and 370kg Ch. to £730. A Mannagh S.M.X. 360kg Lim. to £675. I Patton Kinawley 290kg Ch. to £615.
An increased entry sold to a brisk demand with Steers & Bulls selling to £1125 for a 660kg Ch. 550kg Lim. to £1020, and 550kg Ch. to £1000 for R Irvine Brookeborough. J McElroy Clogher 460kg Ch. to £960, 370kg Ch. to £950, 410kg Ch. to £900, and 410kg Ch. to £855. P Campbell Coalisland 460kg Ch. to £910. I Allen Armagh 410kg Ch. to £875 and 350kg Ch. to £815. L Kelly Dungannon 410kg Ch. to £865 and 380kg Ch. to £860. G Cadden Fermanagh 370kg Lim. to £840. T V Boyle Ballygawley 350kg Lim. to £810. R Domer Clogher 370kg Lim. to £810. P Tierney Clogher 370kg Lim. to £780.
J McKernan Omagh 390kg Ch. to £875, 370kg Ch. to £865 and 420kg Ch. to £845. S McGeehan F.M.T. 420kg Lim. to £850. J Mairs Lurgan 350kg Lim. to £845, and 300kg Limms. to £705 twice. I Allen Armagh 370kg Ch. to £830, 330kg Ch. to £645 and 300kg Ch. to £620. S Armstrong Kesh 400kg Lim. to £790 and 350kg Lim. to £740. P Tierney Clogher 350kg Ch. to £760. G Mulholland Crumlin 310kg Lim. to £720 and 280kg Lim. to £670. D Foy Cooneen 290kg Lim. to £635.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
There was a large entry this week selling to a top of £1200 for a Calved Heifer from R Armstrong Dungannon B McStravick Craigavon £1100 each for 5 Calved Heifers. M/S J & KJ Mc Cann Dungannon £1100 and £930 for Calved Heifers. R Givan Dungannon £1050 for Calved Heifer. S J Caldwell Castlederg £940 for Calved Heifer W C Edwards Tempo £985 and £925 for Calved Cows. D Montgomery Dungannon £975, £905, and £890 for Calved Cows. Castlederg Producer £865, £820 and £810 for Calved Cows.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
A full yard this week sold to a steady demand for quality lots plainer outfits would be harder to clear. A Dungannon Producer sold a 2nd Calver & Bull Calf to £1555. R Robinson Portadown £1510 for 09 Cow & Bull Calf and £1265 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. Coalisland Producer £1500 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. T H Robinson Fivemiletown £1420 for 3rd Calver & Bull Calf. G Daly Pomeroy £1400 for Heifer & Bull Calf. P Clifford Rosslea £1325 for 09 Cow & Heifer Calf. M Irwin Portadown £1320 for 3rd Calver & Bull Calf. M McCaughey Aughnacloy £1315 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. M Moore Drumquin £1290 for Heifer & Bull Calf. A Leonard Fermanagh £1285 for 07 Cow & Bull Calf. P & J Monaghan Bellanaleck £1190 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. J W Beatty Clogher £1070, £1035, and £1025 for AA Heifers with AA Heifer Calves at foot. R McNamee Newtownstewart £1055 for Heifer & Bull Calf.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
Another big entry sold readily with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £465 for a Ch. to B Ward Dungannon. Wm Wilson Dungannon £445 for Ch. J McDonnell Cooneen £440 for Ch. R J Hogg Ballinamallard £430 for B/B. K Moore Augher £400 for Shb. K & A Veitch Lisbellaw £360 for Ch. G Maguire Fivemiletown £350 for Lim. RJV & ARJ Kelso Dungannon £345 for B/B. C Moran Derrylin £342 for AA. C McBrien Lisnaskea £340 for Her.
J McDonnell Cooneen £390 and £370 for Chars. A C Lunny Aghalane £370 twice for B/Bs. K Moore Augher £365 for Ch. P McCaffery Tempo £345 for Im. B Hutton Cookstown £345 for Daq.
W G Donaldson Aughnacloy £645, £640, and £610 for Limms, also £570 for Ch, £545 for AA, and £545 for B/B. K Beattie Fermanagh £645 for Lim. V Keys Dromore £590 for Lim. Wm Wilson Dungannon £560 and £555 for Limms. R Elliott F.M. T. £550 for B/B. W D Spence Dungannon £510 and £505 for Limms. K Moore Augher £500 and £490 for Limms.
Aughnacloy Producer £570 and £520 twice for Simms. N McGovern Fermanagh £510 £480 and £455 for Chars. Wm Wilson Dungannon £505 for Ch. K Beattie Fermanagh £500 for AA. and £490 for Ch. S Murphy Fermanagh £460 for Ch. £455 for B/B. and £450 for Lim. G Robinson Fintona £435 for Her. W G Donaldson Aughnacloy £405 twice for Limms. W D Spence Dungannon £405 for Ch.