A grand summer entry of 1142 cattle presented for sale at Clogher Mart this week sold to a very strong demand for quality lots in all sections.
In the fatstock ring cow heifers topped £212 for a 670kg Par, £206 for a 670kg B/B and £191 for a 610kg AA. Beef cows sold to £188 for a 710kg Lim, £187 for a 570kg Ch and £183 for a 650kg Lim.
Leading prices: Tempo producer £212 for a 670kg Par, Cookstown producer £206 for a 670kg B/B. Augher producer 610kg AA to £191. Lisbellaw producer 710kg Lim to £188. Belcoo producer 570kg Ch to £187. Bellanaleck producer 540kg Ch to £186. Ballygawley producer 650kg Lim to £183. Clogher producer 610kg B/B to £182. Clogher producer 580kg Lim to £180. Loughgall producer 700kg Daq to £176. Brookeborough producer 500kg Ch to £176 and 530kg Lim to £171. Dungannon producer 600kg Lim to £175. Augher producer 670kg Ch to £173. Keady producer 620kg Lim to £168 and 510kg Lim to £159. Kinawley producer 600kg Lim to £167. Portadown producer 600kg B/B to £166. Magheraveely producer 900kg Lim to £164. Ballygawley producer 510kg Lim to £158.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £153 per 100kg.
Fleshly Friesian cows sold from £109 to £121 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £80 to £102 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £58 to £76 per 100kg.
FAT BULLS: 1050kg B/B to £162, 890kg Ch to £141, 1050kg Ch to £139, 890kg Lim to £123, 830kg Ch to £122, 900kg Ch to £118, 1030kg Ch to £117, 950kg Sim to £114, 940kg Ch, to £112, 790kg Ch to £111, 880kg Ch to £107.
FAT STEERS (overage): 560kg Fkv to £170. 640kg Fkv to £166. 660kg Fkv to £165. 490kg Ch to £157. 720kg Fkv to £152. 860kg Ch to £152. 690kg Lim to £144. 610kg Fr to £143. 640kg Fr to £142. 610kg Hol to £140. 660kg Fr to £139. 640kg Fr to £137. 630kg Fr to £137.
FAT STEERS (underage): 580kg Ch to £186. 530kg AA to £186. 590kg Ch to £186. 470kg Ch to £171. 590kg Lim to £179. 610kg Lim to £170. 660kg Lim to £169. 700kg AA to £168. 620kg AA to £168. 580kg Sim to £166. 520kg Sim to £166.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): Augher producer 510kg Lim to £201. 530kg AA to £194. 600kg B/B to £194. 610kg Lim to £192. 490kg Sim to £185. 620kg Sim to £177. 520kg Sim to £170. 610kg Ch to £167. 480kg Fr to £151. 540kg S/H to £144. 560kg Sim to £140. 470kg Fr to £119. 540kg Fr to £117.
STORE BULLOCKS (146): A good seasonal entry sold to a very keen demand with strong stores selling to £1350 for a 720kg Ch 680kg Ch to £1340, 690kg Ch to £1325, 680kg Ch to £1300 twice, 690kg Ch to £1295, 660kg Ch to £1285 680kg Ch to £1270, 640kg Ch to £1230, 650kg Ch to £1225, 630kg Ch to £1220, 630kg Ch to £1210 and 650kg Lim to £1200 for H Robinson, Portadown. I McCartney, Ballygawley 720kg Par to £1345. Benburb producer 650kg Lim to £1290 and 660kg Lim to £1290. R Hall, Fivemiletown 700kg Lim to £1280 and 710kg Ch to £1260. P J O’Neill, Lurgan 700kg Lim to £1235. M Davidson, Cookstown 640kg Lim to £1200.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: J McSorley, Beragh 480kg Lim to £1055, 480kg Lim to £1050, 490kg Lim to £1040, 470kg Lim to £1035, 490kg Lim to £1000, 490kg Lim to £990 and 470kg Lim to £990. B McCaffery, Fermanagh 500kg Sim to £945, 480kg Her to £935, 500kg Ch to £900, 490kg Her to £895, C McCombe, Clogher 490kg B/B to £935, 470kg Ch to £885, and 460kg AA to £845. S Brannigan, Dungannon 460kg Lim to £8895 and 480kg Lim to £870. R Taylor, Birches 450kg Ch to £860. D P Gormley, Irvinestown 450kg Ch to £850 and 460kg Ch to £845.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: J Crawford, Maguiresbridge 380kg S/H to £860. P Maguire, Tempo 350kg Ch to £780 and 350kg Ch to £715. D P Gormley, Irvinsstown 330kg Ch to £765. B Ward, Dungannon 330kg Ch to £610 and 330kg AA to £580.
STORE HEIFERS (112): Sharp demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1200 for a 640kg Lim to I McCartney, Ballygawley. L Potts, Dungannon 590kg Lim to £1185 and 610kg Ch to £1155. Geo Potts, Dungannon 580kg Ch to £1175 and 550kg Lim to £1075. R Martin, Portadown 580kg Lim to £1175, 580kg AA to £1165, 570kg Ch to £1120, 560kg Ch to £1080 and 530kg Lim to £1080. K and A Veitch, Lisbellaw 520kg Ch to £1170. F Flynn, Fermanagh 600kg Ch to £1170 twice and 570kg Lim to £1120. T Farrell, Fivemiletown 560kg Ch to £1160. P McAleer, Pomeroy 550kg Lim to £1115. K Farrell, Fivemiletown 590kg Ch to £1110. K Henry, Sandholes 530kg Daq to £1105 and 540kg B/B to £1090.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: T Farrell, Fivemiletown 500kg Lim to £1055. K Henry, Sandholes 500kg B/B to £1005. Fivemiletown producer 470kg AA to £940. E McBride, Ballygawley 470kg Ch to £925 and 470kg Sim to £840. D McFarland, Beragh 440kg AA to £915 and 410kg Lim to £865. C Irwin, Fivemiletown 470kg B/B to £905. P Donnelly, Ballygawley 480kg Ch to £900. J Armstrong, Fermanagh 430kg Lim to £890. P Rafferty, Armagh 490kg Ch to £87, 480kg Lim to £855 and 450kg Ch to £840. P N Hadden, Ballygawley 450kg Lim to £870 and 430kg Sim to £830. J A Gibson, Dromore 430kg B/B to £855.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: A Lynch, Ballygawley 380kg Lim to £790, 380kg Lim to £785, 380kg Lim to £755, 400kg Lim to £745, 380kg Lim to £715, 350kg Lim to £705 and 350kg Lim to £700. D McFarland, Beragh 400kg Lim to £775, 390kg Lim to £745, 360kg Lim to £700 and 370kg Sim to £685. F Collins, Fermanagh 390kg 340kg Ch to £710 and 370kg Ch to £705.
WEANLINGS: A seasonal supply sold readily with steers and bulls selling to £1080 for a 550kg Ch from A Beggan, Rosslea. J and P Trueman, Ballygawley sold a 420kg Ch to £935. D Kennedy, Armagh sold a 380kg Ch to £910, 340kg Ch to £850 and 410kg Ch to £810. G J McKenna, Clogher 390kg Lim to £890, 340kg Lim to £850, 330kg Lim to £795, 390kg Lim to £780, 380kg Ch to £760 and 460kg Ch to £750. P Cullinan, Eskra 420kg Ch to £870. K Farrell, Fivemiletown 390kg Lim to £865. Darren McKenna, Clogher 300kg Lim to £860. N Turner, Dungannon 410kg Lim to £850. S Armstrong, Enniskillen 400kg Ch to £805. D Galbraith, Castlederg 400kg B/B to £800. D J Primrose, Fivemiletown 330kg Lim to £770. Pomeroy producer 310kg Ch to £760 and 290kg Ch to £710.
WEANLING HEIFERS: D J Primrose, Fivemiletown 400kg Ch to £880, 370kg Ch to £785 and 370kg Lim to £745. P Cullinan, Eskra 360kg Ch. to £800. E Foster, Derrylin 390kg Ch to £785, 370kg Lim to £780, 380kg Ch to £725, 390kg Ch to £700, 370kg AA to £695 and 340kg Ch to £645. K O Talbot, Coalisland 440kg Ch to £735, 420kg Ch to £710 and 380kg Ch to £685. S Armstrong, Enniskillen 400kg Ch to £730 and 380kg Ch to £680. J McKernan, Omagh 390kg Ch to £695 and 370kg Ch to £650. W T Watson, Ballygawley 360kg Lim to £680 and 340kg CH to £645.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: £1500 was the top price this week for a springing heifer from R and M/S E Johnston, Tempo. Calved cows sold from £860 to £920
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES: Another large entry sold to a very keen demand for quality lots with local man Roly Domer selling a 2011 cow with twin heifers to reach £2000 with a second calver and bull calf to £1430 to same producer. D Murray, Omagh £1605 for heifer and bull calf and £1310 for heifer and heifer calf. N McNutt, Castlecaufield £1500 for heifer and heifer calf. G S Breen, Tempo £1480 for 2010 cow and heifer calf. K McCardle, Middletown £1400 for second calver and heifer calf, W T Watson, Ballygawley £1360 for heifer and bull calf, £1310 for heifer and bull calf. £1310 for heifer and heifer calf. P Dunne, Maguiresbridge £1305 for heifer and bull calf. B Holland, Sandholes £1290 for heifer and heifer calf. Several other outfits sold from £1000 to £1260.
Incalf cows and heifers: Slate Quaty Ltd, £1180 and £1160.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES: Another good entry sold to a very keen demand with bull calves (under two months) selling to £510 for a Ch to K Moore, Augher. R Watson, Fivemiletown £470 for Lim. P J McCaffrey, £470 for Lim. Des Wilson, Clogher £460 for Ch. K McPhillips, Magheraveely £460 for B/B. K Lee Derrylin £425 for Ch.
HEIFERS: Stewartstown producer £460 for Ch. A Elliott, Florencecourt £400 for Lim. O P Donnelly, Augher £395 for Sim. P Irwin, Fivemiletown £395 for Ch. K McPhillips, Magheraveely £365 for B/B. K Moore, Augher £365 for Ch. Gortavoy Farms, Pomeroy £345 for Ch.
REARED BULLS: J McGeown, Craigavon £750 for Lim. K Teague, Omagh £700 for Ch and £555, £515 for Chars. S G Smith, Dungannon £620 for Sim and £540 for Lbw. K Moore, Augher £540 for Lim. P McCauley, Kinawley £540 for Ch. J McCarney, Brookeborough £530 for Ch. I Eagleson, Aughnacloy £525 for Ch.
REARED HEIFERS: Clogher producer £690 twice, £680 and £525 for Simms and £510 for Her. Pomeroy producer £550 for Lim. P J Conwell, Donemana £505 for Ch. R Donaghey, Omagh £460 for Sim. O M McAnespie, Ballygawley £435 for Ch. M P McNally, Cookstown £425 for Her. J McGeown, Craigavon £410 for Fkv.