1010 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart this week sold in a good steady demand for quality stock in all sections.
In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers tooped £187 per 100kg for a 690kg Char. with Beef Cows selling to £180 for a 750kg B/Blue and £172 for a 800kg Char. Leading prices Cookstown Producer 690kg to £187. Dungannon Producer 550kg to £186 , 560kg to £168, 760kg to £164, and 560kg to £164. Clogher Producer 750kg to £180, 700kg to £164 and 710kg to £161. Pomeroy Producer 540kg to £174. St. Angelo, Producer 800kg to £172. Aughnacloy Producer 600kg to £171. Pomeroy Producer 590kg to £170. Aughnacloy Producer 590kg to £166. Roslea Producer 540kg to £166 and 520kg to £164. Ballygawley Producer 470kg to £164. Omagh Producer 940kg to £164, and 840kg to £163. Cookstown Producer 700kg to £162. Sixmilecross Producer 560kg to £162.
Other quality lots sold from £135 to £160 per 100kg
2nd quality lots sold from £114 to £131 per 100kg
Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £110 to £118 per 100kg
Plainer lots sold from £86 to £107 per 100kg
Poorer types sold from £64 to ££79 per 100kg
FAT BULLS: 860kg Limm. to £130, 950kg Char. to £123, 1180kg Hereford to £117, 1020kg Char. to £115.
FAT STEERS (overage): 670kg Lim. to £187, 610kg Ch. to £184, 590kg Lim. to £180, 550kg Ch. to £178, 600kg Lim. to £174, 470kg AA. to £169, 610kg Lim. to £158, 620kg Her. to £130, 620kg Ch. to £125, 550kg Fr. to £110.
FAT STEERS (underage): 570kg Lim. to £185, 590kg Her. to £178, 630kg B/B. to £177, 750kg AA. to £166, 860kg B/B. to £166, 570kg Her. to £161, 670kg Lim. to £161, 550kg B/B. to £160, 550kg Lim. to £149, 750kg Fr. to £139, other Friesians sold from £128 to £136 per 100kg
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 510kg Lim. to £188, 430kg Lim. to £185, 640kg Ch. to £174, 600kg Lim. to £171, 490kg B/B. to £150, 530kg Ayr. to £138, 490kg Hol. to £127, 490kg Fr. to £123, 490kg Fr. to £116.
STORE BULLOCKS: Demand appeared to be stronger this week with strong stores selling to £1385 for 750kg, 720kg made £1325 and 670kg to £1255 for J & P Donnelly Armagh. R I Smyth Pomeroy sold 790kg to £1380, 760kg to £1280, 680kg to £1235, and 720kg to £1200. J McKavanagh Aghalee 720kg to £1375. Des. Greenaway Portadown 730kg to £1365, 740kg to £1350, and 770kg to £1300. W J Robinson Clogher 570kg to £1245, 600kg to £1180, and 580kg to £1165. Pomeroy Producer 600kg to £1170. Dungannon Producer 580kg to £1160.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: V Daly Dungannon 490kg to £1050. Craigavon Producer 490kg to £1035, 480kg to £1030, 490kg to £1010, 500kg to £990, and 490kg to £965. J Lynch Dungannon 420kg to £1025. Pomeroy Producer 490kg to £1000. A Lynch Ballygawley 440kg to £995, 450kg to £990, 420kg to £980, 430kg to £975 and 420kg to £955. F McStay Lurgan 490kg to £985 and 450kg to £940. S Lappin Armagh 480kg to £975. P Carr Armagh 480kg to £975. I O Neill Moneymore 460kg to £955. F Clewer Aughnacloy 480kg to £950.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: I Harkness Cookstown 350kg Ch. to £770. G Mulrine Augher 310kg AA. to £645.
A very firm demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1135 for 570kg to a Fermanagh Producer. C Daly Dungannon sold 540kg to £1125, 550kg to £1075, 520kg to £1055, 510kg to £1005, and 540kg to £960. V McCrystal Ballygawley 560kg to £1110. S Bingham Augher 580kg to £1100. P McConnell Clogher 560kg to £1080. M O Connor Augher 510kg to £1080 and 540kg to £955.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: P McConnell Clogher 450kg to £990, 460kg to £955, and 490kg to £915. V McCrystal Ballygawley 480kg to £985, 470kg to £925 and 460kg to £900. M O Connor Augher 480kg to £975 and 440kg to £900. B Bell Armagh 440kg to £975, 440kg to £955, 430kg to £935, 460kg to £930, 430kg to £930, and 430kg to £910. C Daly Dungannon 480kg to £970, 470kg to £950, 460kg to £920 and 460kg to £905. C Coote Ballygaley 460kg to £915
STORES 400KG & UNDER: B Bell Armagh 390kg to £875, 390kg to £860, and 390kg to £790. I Harkness Cookstown 370kg to £750, 380kg to £680, and 350kg to £650. P McConnell Clogher 370kg to £720. V McCrystal Ballygawley 370kg to £700. M O Conner Augher 380kg to £700. R Doragh Cookstown 380kg to £695. Loughgall Producer 310kg to £680 and 290kg to £555. B Baxter Kinawley 370kg to £660,
Exceptional demand in this section with Steers & Bulls selling to £1045 for 430kg, 440kg to £1015, 390kg to £1005 and 360kg to £940 for a Middletown Producer. Kesh Producer sold 480kg to £1025. W J & D Fee Brookeborough 400kg to £905 and 300kg to £735. F O Neill Ballygawley 320kg to £860. J J McGirr Augher 360kg to £850 and 290kg to £800. M O Neill Ballygawley 350kg to £840 and 340kg to £840. M A Pickering Lurgan 360kg to £840 and 270kg to £760. Omagh Producer 330kg to £805. D Elliott Brokeborough 310kg to £800. D Tierney Rosslea 340kg to £770. F Clewer Aughnacloy 340kg to £770. Mountview Cattle Dungannon 340kg to £745.
WEANLING HEIFERS: Ross Robinson Portadown 360kg to £875, 380kg to £870, 350kg to £845, 380kg to £835 and 390kg to £810. R E Wilson Trillick 370kg to £870. Middletown Producer 370kg to £835, 340kg to £805, and 340kg to £780. Kesh Producer 370kg to £820, 330kg to £785, and 300kg to £760. W White Portadown 370kg to £780 and 340kg to £775. P Donnelly Fintona 340kg to £780, 380kg to £760 and 290kg to £760. F O Neill Ballygawley 320kg to £775. G C King Armagh 300kg to £770. F Clewer Aughnacloy 330kg to £760.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
A steady demand in this section although prices would be easier M/S C& A Maxwell Augher sold Calved Heifers to £1410 and £1320. T McClean Dungannon £1230, £990 and £960 for Calved Heifers. S J Caldwell Castlederg £1200 for Springing Heifer.
Maiden Heifers sold from £380 to £500
BREEDING BULLS: Pomeroy Producer £1300 for Ped. Non Reg Limm. A Clarke £1200 for 08 Ped. Reg Limm .
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
Another full yard this week again sold to a top of £1765 and £1420 for a Heifers with Heifer Calves to F Toner Newtownhamilton. G Carvill Middletown sold a Heifer & Heifer Ca;lf to £1610 and £1440 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. E Gilmore Dromore £1590 for 09 Cow & Bull Calf and £1400 for 09 Cow & Bull Calf. Aughnacloy Producer £1540 for Heifer & Bull Calf, £1450 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf, £1400 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf and £1400 for Heifer & Bull Calf. P McDonagh Tempo £1510 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. S Bothwell Enniskillen £1435 for 3rd Calver & Bull Calf £1420 for 3rd Calver & Heifer Calf, and £1370 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. C Williamson Portadown £1430 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1255 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf. W Gray Tynan £1415 for Heifer & Bull Calf. K Moore Augher £1400 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf. Gortavoy Farms Pomeroy £1345 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1205 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. R Greaves Derrylin £1255 for Heifer & Bull Calf.
INCALF HEIFERS sold to £1310 and £1300 twice with others selling from £790 to £1090.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
A smaller entry sold readily with a Dungannon Producer selling a Char Bull to make £475. J Crozier Ballinamallard £470 for Char. J Burke Derrylin £460 for Char. K Moore Augher £390 for Lim. and £370 for Sal. P A & J Grue Lisnaskea £385 for Char. E Little Brookeborough £382 and £360 for AAs. N Parsons Brookeborough £380 for Lim. Wm Wilson Dungannon £360 for Ch.
HEIFERS: J Burke Derrylin £400 for Ch. P A & J Grue Lisnaskea £340 and £300 for for Chars. K Moore Augher £325 for Lim.and £300 for AA. E Little Brookeborough £305 for Ch. C Gunn Derrylin £305 for Lim. R Wilson Trillick £290 for HER.
REARED BULLS: T McMahon Clogher £635 for Sim. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £600 for AA. H Williamson Fivemiletown £580 for Lim. Wm Wilson Dungannon £510 for Lim. R S Crawford Fintona £455, £445, £438, £and £405 twice for AAs. K Moore Augher £440 for Ch. R Wilson Trillick £422 and £410 for B/Bs.
REARED HEIFERS: Kesh Producer £790 for Lim. T McMahon Clogher £760 for Sim. DRJ Farms S.M.X. £610 for Ch. Wm. McKenna Augher £550 for AA. J Doherty Ballygool Co Derry £500 for B/B. H M Connelly Rosslea £420 for B/B. R S Crawford Fintona £375, £350, £340 each for three £325 and £315 for AAs