1309 cattle came under the hammer at Clogher Mart this week with a very strong demand for quality lots in all sections.
In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers sold to £188 for a 550kg Lim. £185 for a 620kg B/B. and £180 for a 520kg B/B. Fat Cows sold to £172 for a 750kg Lim. £171 for a 780kg Char. and 168 for a 790kg Char. Leading Prices Ballygawley Producer 550kg Lim. to £188. Fivemiletown Producer 620kg B/B. to £185, and 520kg B/B. to £180. Ballygawley Producer 680kg Lim. to £183 and 780kg Ch. to £171. Castlederg Producer 590kg Lim. to £172. Cookstown Producer 750kg Lim. to £172. Dungannon Producer 790kg Ch. to £168. Eglinton Producer 660kg Ch. to £165. Clogher Producer 590kg Lim. to £164. Fintona Producer 690kg Lim. to £164. Randlestown Producer 570kg Sim. To £163. Trillick Producer 620kg Daq. To £161. Middletown Producer 490kg Lim. to £161. Caledon Producer 780kg Lim. to £160. Fivemiletown Producer 780kg S/Horn to £160.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £155 per 100kg
2nd quality lots sold from £112 to £126 per 100kg
Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £108 to £116 per 100kg
Plainer lots sold from £82 to £106 per 100kg
Poorer types sold from £54 to £78 per 100kg
FAT BULLS: 540KG Lim. to £141, 970kg Lim. to £130, 970kg Ch. to £126, 920kg Lim. to £122, 1250kg Her. To £121, 970kg AA. To £115.
FAT STEERS (overage): 600kg AA. To £165, 560kg Fkv. to £159, 670kg Lim. to £158, 560kg Lim. to £155, 480kg AA. To £152, 690kg Fr. To £145, 620kg Fr. To £132, 630kg Fr. To £120, 550kg Fr. To £119.
FAT STEERS (underage): 660kg Ch. to £189, 550kg Lim. to £185, 660kg Lim. to 3170, 660kg Lim. to £169, 650kg Ch. to £166, 620kg AA. To £162, 680kg Sim. To £161, 570kg Fkv. to £161, 740kg Sim. To £159, 650kg S/H. to £158, 600kg Fr. To £135, 600kg Fr. To £132, 660kg Fr. To £132, 620kg Hol. To £120, 490kg Hol. To £120.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 480kg Lim. to £180, 570kg Ch. to £175, 420kg Lim. to 3171, 530kg Lim. to £168, 440kg Lim. to £166, 650kg Lim. to £163, 500kg Lim. to £158, 580kg Hol. To £129, 460kg Fr. To £121, 430kg Fr. To £100.
STORE BULLOCKS (178)
Another good entry sold readily with strong stores selling to £1335 for a 680kg Lim to A Maguire Fermanagh L & K O Donnell Coalisland 640kg AA. To £1320 and 660kg AA. To £1320. K G Walker Portadown 810kg Ch. to £1295, 730kg Sim. To £1280 and 680kg Ch. to £1275. I S Farrell Fivemiletown 770kg Ch. to £1295, and 770kg Ch. to £1250. G Corr Stewartstown 740kg Ch. to £1295 and 740kg Ch. to £1290. R Ferguson Dungannon 690kg Lim. to £1290. R Hall Fivemiletown 670kg Ch. to £1275. S Dobbs Omagh 690kg Lim. to £1275 and 670kg Sim. To £1240. W Smiton Fintona 640kg Ch. to £1255 and 680kg Ch. to £1240. P Kernan Newry 690kg Lim. to £1245. N Lockhart Killylea 650kg Daq. To £1245.
MED WEIGHTS 410KG TO 500KG: D Mc Cool Dungannon 500kg Lim. to £1025, and 500kg Sim. To £960. L & K O Donnell Coalisland 480kg Lim. to £1020 and 500kg Lim. to £960. M/S A& n Gervais Clogher 470kg Lim. to £002 and 490kg Lim. to £965. J Lavery Aghalee 480kg Ch. to £980, 430kg Lim. to £940 and 430kg Lim. to £930. F McStay Lurgan 490kg Lim. to £980, 460kg Lim. to £960, 460kg Lim. to £950 and 450kg AA. To £935. Omagh Producer 450kg Sim. To £950, 440kg Sim. To £935, 420kg Sim. To £930 and 420kg Lim. to £930.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: J & E McCann Coalisland 380kg Lim. to £825. 340kg Lim. to £765 and 280kg Lim. to £640. N V McGarvey Dunmoyle 350kg Lim. to £780. E McCaffert Tempo 330kg Her. To £700 and 340kg AA. To £680.
STORE HEIFERS (172)
A very keen demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1220 for a 730kg Ch. £1190 for a 690kg Ch. £1135 for a 660kg Ch. £1100 for a 580kg Lim. to A McManus Ballinamallard. J Redmond Loughgall £1200 for a 550kg Lim. P Rooney Rosslea 620kg Ch. to £1165, 600kg Sim. To £1115 and 580kg Ch. to £1065. AMaguire Fermanagh 580kg Lim. to £1160. J M Mc Govern Clogher 500kg Ch. to £1090. H Givan Aughnacloy 550kg AA. To £1085. M/S J D & D R Hall Richill 510kg Lim. to £1060.
MED WEIGHTS 410KG TO 490KG: J Richardson Portadown 490kg Ch. to £1055 and 410kg Ch. to £920. R Williamson Richill 490KG Daq. To £1030 and 440kg Ch. to £885. C Keys Fivemiletown 480kg Ch. to £1000. A Alexander Randlestown 460kg Lim. to £965. J Doyle Cookstown 490kg AA. To £950. J M McGovern Clogher 440kg Ch. to £935. B McElroy Monaghan 480KG Ch. to £940. A Boyd Tempo 440kg Ch. to £905. M Carland Omagh 430kg Daq. To £890. W Richardson Dungannon 490kg Lim. to £890 and 470kg Ch. to £880.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: A T Fiddis Derrygonnelly 400kg Ch. to £850. C Keys Fivemiletown 380kg AA. To £825. J Canavan Dungannon 390kg Sim. To £805. B Doherty Clogher 370kg Ch. to £800. R Williamson Richill 380kg Lim. to £795 and 380kg Lim. to £760. D McManus Roscor 380kg Ch. to £790, 390kg Ch. to £750, 360kg Ch. to £730, 330kg Ch. to £715, 350kg Ch. to £700 and 310kg Ch. to £700. J Lavery Aghalee 380kg AA. To £750.
A very keen demand in this section with Steers & Bulls selling to £945 for a 410kg Lim, £915 for a 410kg Ch. £895 for a 390kg Lim. £880for a 390 kg Lim. £880 for a 410kg Lim. £880 for a 410kg Ch. £875 for a 410kg Lim. £875 for a 390kg Lim. and £870 for a 390kg Par. to a Co Down Producer. K McCrumlish Omagh 420kg Ch. to £940 440kg Ch. to £880 and 865 for a 420kg Ch. S Armstrong Omagh 380kg Ch. to £915 and 380kg Ch. to £905. I Gillespie Ballygawley 340kg Lim. to £900. R J Hughes Dungannon 490kgCh. To £900. Kesh Producer 390kg Sim. To £880. R J Barnes Cookstown 360kg Lim. to £870.
WEANLING HEIFERS: R E Wilson Trillick 400kg Ch. to £855, 420kg Ch. to £835, 440kg Ch. to £830, 400kg Ch. to £810, and 380kg Ch. to £800. J McGrath Omagh 400kg Ch. to £850. S Bothwell St Angelo 340kg Ch. to £840310kg Lim. to £785 and 330kg Lim. to £770. E Kelly Augher 320kg Lim. to £830. Kesh Producer 350kg Lim. to £830, 310kg Lim. to £795, and 3340kg Ch. to £790. P J Monaghan Omagh 300kg Lim. to £780. W Downey Magheraveely 390kg Lim. to £780. Co Down Producer 330kg Ch. to £760 and 330kg Ch. to £750. J P Maguire Fermanagh 370kg Ch. to £760. Cooneen Producer 350kg Lim. to £760. G J McKenna Clogher 380kg Ch. to £750.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: Dungannon Producer £1150 for Calved Heifer. M Connelly Rosslea £1110 for Calved Heifer. Calved Cows sold to £900 twice for a Dungannon Producer.
Maiden Heifers sold to £525 and £505 Smaller ones sold £480 each for 4 £445 each for 3 and £405 twice to an Armagh Producer.
BREEDING BULLS: N Duffy £1705 for Ped Reg Simm. R Newport £1600 for Ped Reg Limm. B Murphy £1500 for Ped Non Reg Char. H Sinnamon £1420 for a Ped Reg Limm.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
Another full yard of Sucklers this week again sold to a brisk demand for quality lots.
V E Irwin Ballinamallard sold a 2009 B/Blue Cow & Heifer Calf to £2320 and a 2011 B/Blue Cow & Bull Calf to £2020. Roly Hadden Dungannon £1850 for Heifer & Heifer Calf, and £1680 twice for Heifers with Bull Calves. M Slane Omagh £1560 for 07 Cow & Bull Calf. Colin Williamson Portadown £1555 and £1380 for Heifers & Bull Calves. T Grew Corranny £1500 for Heifer & Bull Calf. D Baxter Omagh £1470 for 2011 Cow & Bull Calf. G McNeice Middletown £1400 for 2012 Cow & Heifer vCalf. J Carrothers Fivemiletown £1340 for 09 Cow & Heifer Calf. Several other outfits sold from £1010 to £1330.
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: B Murphy £1280, £1035, and £950. S Eagleson £1120, £1060, £920.
A Selection of R/W Simm maiden heifers sold from £720 to £890.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
Another good entry sold easily to a keen demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months) S Kerr Derrylin selling a Simm Bull Calf to £512. I Eagleson Aughnacloy £490 for Lim. E Kelly Augher £390 for Lim. K Moore Augher £385 for Ch. and £350 for Her. E & T Beacom Fermanagh £340 for B/Blue
HEIFERS: K Moore Augher £420 for Sim. E Kelly Augher £420 for Lim. Ieagleson Aughnacloy £405 for Lim. E & T Beacom £300 for B/Blue. J McManus Derrylin £290 for S/H.
REARED BULLS: T J McNally Middletown £615 for Lim. J A Agnew Caledon £605 for Sim. C Maxwell Newmills 570 for Lim. M & G Monaghan Augher £545 for Char. D McKeown Augher £500 for Fries.
REARED HEIFERS: J M McGovern Clogher £725 for B/Blue. T & J McCarney Seskinore £630 and £600 for Simms. M & G Monaghan Augher £592 and £535 for Chars. and £555 for Lim. H G Quinn Dungannon £550 for Ch. D Colgan Omagh £540 for Ch. and £520 for Lim. M Owens Fermanagh £515 for Sim. K Pickering Warringstown £505 for Lim. F Donnelly Armagh £455 for AA.