Dairy cows selling to £1800 at Clogher Mart

A massive entry of 1290 cattle were presented for sale at Clogher Mart for the week ending 24th April producer another very firm demand in all sections.

Monday, 26th April 2021, 10:43 am

In the fatstock ring 290 lots sold to a brisk demand with cow heifers selling to £1735.20 for a 720kg Limousin to £241 per 100kg this was followed by a 630kg Saler to £1373.40 at £218 per 100kg.

Beef cows sold to £1619.50 for a 790kg Limousin at £205 followed by a 720kg Limousin to £1461.50 at £203.

Fleshed Friesian cows sold to £1003.20 for a 760kg to £132.

Fat bulls sold to £1508 for a 1160kg Friesian at £130 per 100kg reaching a top of £154 per 100kg for a 930kg Limousin (£1432.20).

Fat steers sold to £233 for a 600kg Limousin.

Fat heifers sold to £239 for a 510kg Limousin.

In the store rings heavy steers sold to £1890 for a 975kg Aberdeen Angus (£194) rising to £246 per 100kg for a 690kg Charolais to £1700 with other heavy lots selling from £228 to £245 per 100kg.

Med weights sold to £1270 for a 500kg (£254) rising to £263 per 100kg for 440kg Limousin to £1160 (£263) others sold from £230 to £260 per 100kg.

Store heifers sold to £1530 for a 675kg Limousin (£226) rising to £241 per 100kg for a 565kg Charolais to £1360 with others selling from £215 to £239 per 100kg.

Med weights sold to £1200 for a 480kg Limousin to £1200 (£250) with all others selling from £228 to £246 per 100kg smaller sorts sold to £1050 for a 390kg Charolais (£269).

Suckler outfits sold to £2180 and £2100 with incalf cows to £1480.

Dairy cows sold to £1800 and £1700.

Weanling steers and bulls sold to £1190 for a 435kg Charolais £273 rising to £295 per 100kg for a 345kg Limousin to £1020.

Weanling heifers sold to £1090 for a 460kg Charolais (£237) rising to £278 per 100kg for a 370kg Charolais to £1030.

Dropped calves bulls sold to £550 for Charolais.

Heifer calves sold to £500 for Charolais.

Reared male lumps sold to £890 for a Charolais £890 for a Limousin and £890 for a Blonde d’Aquitaine.

Leading prices in fatstock ring for beef cows and cow heifers as follows: Clogher producer 720kg Limousin to £241 (£1735.20); Dungannon producer 630kg Saler to £218 (£1373.40); Kesh producer 670kg Limousin to £208 (£1393.60); Keady producer 790kg Limousin to £205 (£1619.50) and a 720kg Limousin to £203 (£1461.60); Cookstown producer 670kg Simmental to £202 (£1353.40); Sixmilecross producer 680kg Limousin to £200 (£1360) Clogher producer 740kg Limousin to £200 (£1480); Lisnaskea producer 640kg Charolais to £198 (£1267.20) Carrickmore producer 660kg Limousin to £197 (£1300.20); Keady producer 490kg Charolais to £196 (£960.40); Cookstown producer 690kg Belgian Blue to £194 (£1338.60); Kinawley producer 620kg Charolais to £192 (£1190.40); Clogher producer 740kg Limousin to £192 (£1420.80) and 750kg Limousin to £190 (£1425); Eskra producer 770kg Limousin to £192 (£1478.40); Lisnaskea producer 720kg Aberdeen Angus to £191 (£1375.20) and Aughnacloy producer 710kg Pr to £190 (£1349).

Other quality lots sold from £160 to £188 per 100kg.

Second quality coloured lots sold from £136 to £158 per 100kg.

Fleshed Friesian cows sold from £120 to £132 per 100kg.

Plainer lots sold from £102 to £118 per 100kg.

Poorer types sold from £78 to £98 per 100kg.

Fat bulls

Cookstown producer 960kg Charolais to £140 (£1344); Beragh producer 1160kg Friesian to £130 (£1508) and Trillick producer 760kg Charolais to £104 (£790.40).

Fat steers

600kg Limousin to £233 (£1398) 600kg Charolais to £228 (£1368) 480kg Limousin to £217. 740kg Charolais to £216. 630kg Blonde d’Aquitaine to £214. 570kg Limousin to £208. 550kg Limousin to 3206. 590kg Simmental to £202. 730kg Charolais to £200. 840kg Charolais to £198. 780kg Charolais to £198. 490kg Blonde d’Aquitaine to £196. 520kg Aberdeen Angus to £195. 660kg Hereford to £194.Friesians sold from £1156 to £172 for 570kg.

Fat heifers

510kg Limousin to £239 (£1218.90) 520kg Charolais to £230 (£1196) 630kg Limousin to £225. 560kg Simmental to £222. 590kg Charolais to £218. 610kg Limousin to 3214. 540kg Charolais to £210. 530kg Charolais to £208. 590kg Charolais to £206. 650kg Limousin to £197. 550kg Aberdeen Angus to £190.

Store bullocks (320 lots)

A very brisk demand in this section with heavy lots selling to £1890 for a 975kg Aberdeen Angus (£194); E James Dungannon 850kg Aberdeen Angus to £1840 (£216); M Connelly Rosslea 800kg Charolais to £1830 (£229); Armagh producer 780kg Charolais to £1830 (£234) 755kg Limousin to £1760 (£233) 755kg Simmental to £226) and 710kg Limousin to £1670 (£235); A Fearon Dungannon 780kg Charolais to £1770 (£227) and 790kg Limousin to £1700 (£215); A Holland Dungannon 785kg Charolais to £1760 (£224) and 705kg Limousin to £1710 (£242); W Reynolds Aghalane 760kg Charolais to £1750 (£230) 755kg Charolais to £1740 (£230) and a 705kg Charolais to £1730 (£245); F West Newtownbutler 755kg Belgian Blue to £1720 (£228) 695kg Blonde d’Aquitaine to £1690 (£243) and 755kg Charolais to £1680 (£222) and F Owens Sixmilecross 725kg Limousin to £1720 (£237) and a 685kg Limousin to £1680 (£245) and Clogher producer 690kg Charolais to £1700 (£246).

MEd weight stores 410kg to 500kg

D McFarland Beragh 500kg Charolais to £1270 (£254) 475kg Charolais to £1250 (£263) 500kg Charolais to £1150 (£230) and 490kg Charolais to £1130 (£230); B Barnett Clogher 500kg Limousin to £1260 (£252); P McCaffery Tempo 480kg Charolais to £1250 (£260); J and E Campbell Coalisland 495kg Charolais to £1250 (£252); E McCaffery Tempo 485kg Charolais to £1240 (£255); P T Quinn Ballygawley 495kg Limousin to £1210 (£244) 460kg Limousin to £1170 (£254) and 440kg Limousin to £1160 (£263); Wm Law Aughnacloy 500kg Charolais to £1200 (£240); Mullaghadaly Farms Dungannon 470kg Limousin to £1170 (£249); R E McCrea Fivemiletown 470kg Charolais to £1170 (£249) and 455kg Charolais to £1150 (£252) N Brown Killylea 470kg Charolais to £1170 (£249); B Molloy Pomeroy 500kg Limousin to £1170 (£234); O Cairns Ballygawley 495kg Charolais to £1150 (£232) and T McNally Cookstown 500kg Charolais to £1150 (£230).

Store heifers (240 lots)

A very keen demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1530 for a 675kg Limousin (£226) 655kg Charolais to £1460 (£223) 675kg Charolais to £1450 (£215) 630kg Limousin to £1420 (£225) 600kg Limousin to £1410 (£235) 650kg Limousin to £1400 (£215) 660kg Charolais to £1390 (£210) 625kg Charolais to £1390 (£222) and 605kg Charolais to £1370 (£226) for R Harkness Crumlin. S and G Scott Enniskillen 660kg Simmental to £1420 (£215); M Connelly Rosslea 610kg Charolais to £1400 (£229); I S Farrell Fivemiletown 690kg Charolais to £1390 (£201); W Owens Clogher 640kg Charolais to £1390 (£217) S Keys Clogher 625kg Charolais to £1380 (£229); P J Kelly Castlederg 605kg Charolais to £1380 (£228) and 615kg Charolais to £1380 (£224); S Brodison Stewartstown 620kg Charolais to £1370 (£221); P J Corrigan Dungannon 605kg Charolais to £1360 (£225); P Straghan Armagh 625kg Charolais to £1360 (£217) and G Millar Augher 56kg Charolais to £1360 (£241).

Med weight stores 410kg to 500kg

F Owens Sixmilecross 480kg Limousin to £1200 (£250) and 480kg Limousin to £1180 (£246); Des Wilson Clogher 500kg Charolais to £1170 (£234) 490kg Charolais to £1160 (£237) 485kg Limousin to £1130 (£233) and 460kg Charolais to £1090 (£237); G Wilson Derrylin 495kg Charolais to £1160 (£234); K McCarney Fintona 490kg Limousin to £1150 (£234); P Cassidy Augher 480kg Limousin to £1150 (£239); N Morrow Fivemiletown 470kg Limousin to £1150 (£244); M G Donnelly Augher 490kg Limousin to £1150 (£234) 495kg Limousin to £1130 (£228) and 490kg Limousin to £1120 (£228); Pomeroy producer 490kg Charolais to £1140 (£232); S Crawford Maguiresbridge 470kg Limousin to £1120 (£238) and R Harkness Crumlin 480kg Limousin to £1110 (£231).

Smaller sorts 400kg and under

G Wilson Derrylin 390kg Charolais to £1050 (£269) 395kg Charolais to £960, and 400kg Charolais to £920. M G Donnelly Augher 375kg Limousin to £970. N Morrow Fivemiletown 400kg Limousin to £960. G Hagan Clogher 370kg Charolais to £970and 400kg Charolais to £950. K Beattie Lisnaskea 385kg Limousin to £940. K McCardle Middletown 370kg Limousin to £930, 390kg Limousin to £920, and 325kg Limousin to £890. H Gibson Sixmilecross 380kg Charolais to £890. D Wilson Derrylin 400kg Charolais to £880, 385kg Charolais to £840, and 400kg Charolais to £830. E McCaffery Tempo 390kg Charolais to £870 and 400kg Aberdeen Angus to £870. P Donaghy Tynan 395kg Charolais to £870. A F McCardle Middletown 345kg Limousin to £850.

Dropped calves and reared lumps (270 lots)

A great entry of quality calves on offer this week sold easily to a very strong demand with bull calves (under 8 weeks) selling to £550 for a Charolais to a Dungannon producer. M/S E and A Thompson Tempo sold Herefords to £415 x 2; B Dunne Ballinamallard £395, £360 and £300 for Charolas. R Dane Lisbellaw £380, £350 and £310 for Herefords. J G Begley Carrickmore £360 for Limousin. O Mitchell Eskra £350 for Hereford. Omagh producer £300 for Aberdeen Angus.

Heifer calves

Trevor Smyth Dromore £500 for Charolais. M and P Gleeson Lisnaskea £440 for Charolais. Brian McCullagh Greencastle £435 and £380 for Charolais. J E T Rutledge Derrylin £365 for Belgian Blue. Alan Latimer Derrylin £320 for Belgian Blue. Dungannon producer £320, £315 and £305 for Limsousins. Omagh producer £295, 290 and £280 for Aberdeen Angus.

Reared male lumps

Patrick Brennan Trillick £890, £730 and £710 for Limosuins. M Haughian Lurgan £890 and £840 for Charolais. D Haughian Lurgan £890 and £770 for Blonde d’Aquitaine. H G E Edgerton Magheraveely £870 and £770 for Saler with £840 and £830 for Charolais. E Watson Lisnarick £870 and £790 for Limousins and £800 for Charolais. J and B Teague Omagh £850 for Charolais. E Cassidy Tempo £850 for Charolais. J Montgomery Antrim £810 and £760 for Charolais. D O’Hagan Maghera £740 for Limousin.

reared heifer lumps

K Moore Augher £870 for Simmental. J Montgomery Antrim £840 for Charolais. E Cassidy Tempo £800, £780, £730 and £700 for Charolais. A Veitch Lisbellaw £740 for Charolais. E Watson Lisnarick £740 for Limousin. Lurgan producer £720 for Belgian Blue. R Nicholl Lisbellaw £710 for Charolais and £640 x 2 for Limousin. D Haughian Lurgan £680 for Blonde d’Aquitaine. N G McNeill Caledon £670 and £650 for Simmentals. P L McElgunn Lisnaskea £640 for Aberdeen Angus. D Murray Fintona £640 for Charolais. D Edwards Jnr, Trillick £610 and £590 for Simmentals.

Dairy cows and heifers

A steady demand this week with a Dungannon producer selling a calved heifer to £1800. Dungannon producer £1700 for calved heifer. Ballygawley producer £1520 and £1400 for calved heifers. Fermanagh producer £1400 for calved heifer.

Others sold from £920.

Weanling sale (Sale held on Wednesday 21st - 220 lots)

A smaller entry this week sold to a very strong demand with steers and bulls selling to £1190 for a 435kg Charolais (£273) for J Martin Maguiresbridge. D McGirr Fintona 540kg Limousin to £1130 (£209) 440kg Charolais to £1070 (£243) 445kg Limousin to £1040 (£234) and 450kg Limousin to £1020 (£226); M Monaghan Augher 500kg Charolais to £1120 (£224) and 390kg Limousin to £1020 (£261); S Kelly Carrickmore 395kg Charolais to £1090 (£276) 390kg Limousin to £1050 (£269) and 425kg Hereford to £1050 (£247); Tempo producer 450kg Limousin to £1060 (£235); M O Donnell Dungannon 450kg Charolais to £1060 (£235) 415kg Limousin to £1020 (£246) 470kg Charolais to £1010 (£215) and 465kg Aberdeen Angus to £1010 (£217) Kesh producer 380kg Limousin to £1050 (£276); F Tierney Sixmilecross 345kg Limousin to £1020 (£295) 390kg Charolais to £1020 (£261) and 375kg Charolais to £1020 (£272) and C Fee Tempo 400kg Charolais to £1010 (£252).

Weanling heifers

P McCrory Ballygawley 460kg Charolais to £1090 (£237) 485kg Charolais to £1,080 (£222) 390kg Charolais to £970 (£249) 360kg Charolais to £950 (£264) and 340kg Charolais to £890 (£262); K Stewart Aughnacloy 390kg Charolais to £1040 (£266) 380kg Charolais to £940 (£247) 335kg Charolais to £930 (£277) 340kg Charolais to £910 (£267) and 335kg Shorthorn beef to £890 (£265); M and N O Conner Augher 370kg Charolais to £1030 (£278) 410kg Charolais to £950 (£232) and 400kg Charolais to £900 (£225); Tempo producer 455kg Limousin to £1010 (£222) S Holland Clogher 415kg Charolais to £950 (£229); A R Gilles Brookeborough 375kg Simmental to £950 (£253); K Loughran Cookstown 365kg Belgian Blue to £910 (£249); D Pennell Lisbellaw 370kg Charolais to £900 (£243); Martin Maguiresbridge 405kg Charolais to £900 (£222) and Fivemiletown producer 360kg Charolais to £890 (£247).

Suckler cows and calves (40 lots)

A good selection this week sold to a top of £2180, £2100 and £1520 for heifers with bull calves for A R Gilles Brookeborough. K J Finlay Magheraveely sold a second calver with bull calf to £1620. P McKee Ballygawley heifer with heifer calf to £1300. Incalf cows and heifers sold to £1480 for M/S F and D Kenwell Omagh.

Others sold from £800 to £1290.