982 cattle came under the hammer at Clogher Mart this week with demand holding strong for quality stock in all sections.
In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers sold to a top of 189 for a 470kg Lim. with Beef Cows selling to £186 for a 700kg Lim and £182 for a 730kg AA. Leading prices Lurgan Producer 470kg to £189. Fermanagh Producer 700kg to £186. Portadown Producer 730kg to £182 and 670kg to £177. Fivemiletown Producer 690kg to £180. Killylea Producer 450kg to £168 , 460kg to £168 and 650kg to £147. Pomeroy Producer 690kg to £168, 660kg to £168 and 610kg to £167. Letterbreen Producer 750kg to £168 and 730kg to £156. Caledon Producer 680kg to £168. Fermanagh Producer 630kg to £157. Dungannon Producer 670kg to £157. Portadown Producer 470kg to £157 and 750kg to £150. Omagh Producer 660kg to £155. Dungannon Producer 660kg to £154. Derrynoose Producer 640kg to £150. Dungannon Producer 740kg to £148 and 650kg to £147.
Other quality lots sold from £128 to £145 per 100kg
2nd quality lots sold from £110 to £126 per 100kg
Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £111 to £121 per 100kg
Plainer lots sold from £86 to £108 per 100kg
Poorer types sold from £64 to £82 per 100kg
FAT BULLS: 960kg Lim. to £137, 980kg Char. to £131, 980kg Fries. to £122, 1040kg AA. to £121, 1210kg Char. to £120, 1200kg Char. to £120, 850kg Lim. to £118, 1200kg Her. to £115, 810kg Lim. to £104, 700kg Char. to £92.
FAT STEERS (overage): 720kg Lim. to £184, 610kg Char. to £182, 670kg Lim. to £180, 590kg Lim. to £177, 540kg Lim. to £174, 560kg Ch. to £170, 530kg Sim. to £166, 600kg Ch. to £154, 540kg Ch. to £146, 800kg Fries. to £135, 520kg Hol. to £110.
FAT STEERS (underage): 630kg Lim. to £190, 460kg Lim. to £186, 700kg B/B. to £184, 550kg Lim. to £177, 580kg Lh. to £177, 710kg Ch. to £176, 630kg AA. to £175, 810kg Lim. to £174, 710kg B/B. to £169, 610kg Shb. to £169, 580kg Lim. to £168, 760kg B/B. to £166, 720kg S/H. to £146, 850kg AA. to £140, 710kg Fries. to £139, 670kg Fries. to £139.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 420kg Lim. to £180, 560kg Ch. to £170, 620kg Sim. to £169, 600kg Ch. to £167, 690kg Ch. to £165, 540kg Lim. to £164, 640kg AA. to £160, 490kg Daq. to £159, 540kg Lim. to £154, 510kg Sim. to £152, 750kg Her. to £149, 570kg AA. to £144, 530kg S/H. to £130, 580kg Fr. to £122.
A good steady demand in this section with strong stores selling to £1380 for 690kg , £1370 for 690kg, £1345 for 650kg, £1330 for 670kg and 620kg to £1275 for D G Newell Portadown. A Holland Dungannon 600kg to £1240. R Doragh Cookstown 660kg to £1185. C Quinn Dungannon 600kg to £1175. C Bloomer Dungannon 560kg to £1155 and 580kg to £1090. A & N Gervais Clogher 610kg to £1150. W J Falls Aughnacloy 540kg to £1150, and 550kg to £1125. T A Murphy Tempo 560kg to £1140. V Daly Dungannon 570kg to £1105. T & T Brown Dungannon 560kg to £1095. Killylea Producer 550kg to £1050.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: T A Murphy Tempo 480kg to £990 and 490kg to £940. R Doragh Cookstown 470kg to £935, 470kg to £880, E Addison Lisburn 430kg to £840. P J Parker Belcoo 470kg to £830. G M Conway Cookstown 420kg to £830.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: T A Murphy Tempo 370kg to £750. Clogher Producer 350kg to £740 320kg to £700 and 310kg to £680.
Very keen demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1215 for 600kg, 560kg to £1125, 570kg to £1115, 530kg to £1095, 540kg to £1090, 520kg to £1055, and 510kg to £1040 for B Hutton Cookstown. O Mc Quaid Omagh 600kg to £1160. A Sharkey Aughnacloy 620kg to £1150, 580kg to £1105, 590kg to £1095 and 550kg to £1020. V Cooke Clogher 590kg to £1105, and 580kg to £1075. M/S JJ & JR Elliott Fermanagh 550kg to £1085. M/S T & T Brown Dungannon 560kg to £1050.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: A Smith Seskinore 480kg to £975 and 470kg to £935. O Cairns Ballygawley 480kg to £965 and 450kg to £855. R Hassard Enniskillen 500kg to £965. G Smith Seskinore 490kg to £955 J S Breen Kinawley 500kg to £945. G Litter Portadown 490kg to £940, 500kg to £855 and 430kg to £780. T & E O Hagan Eskra 490kg to £890, 450kg to £835, 450kg to £820 and 470kg to £775. P E & Co McQuaid Trillick 470kg to £850. B & M Fee Fermanagh 500kg to £850 and 420kg to £845. J Mullan Dungannon 460kg to £840.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: J S Breen Kinawley 370kg to £755. R Hassard Enniskillen 380kg to £730. G Mulrine Augher 340kg to £700, 300kg to £665, 340kg to £660, 310kg to £630, 290kg to £625, 300kg to £620, 280kg to £615 and 280kg to £570.
A very strong demand in this section with Steers & Bulls selling to £1040 for a 450kg Lim a 430kg Char to £1000 and a 380kg AA. to £905 for a Boa Island Producer. P Conway Omagh sold 460kg to £970, 410kg to £960, 420kg to £950 and 400kg to £875. R E Wilson Trillick 400kg to £935, 380kg to £905, and 390kg to £885. H Crawford Stewartstown 400kg to £930. P McConnell Clogher 350kg to £920. J Donnelly Moy 440kg to £900. S Mullen Loughgall 460kg to £900. J M McGovern Clogher 360kg to £895 and 330kg to £870. M O Conner Dromore 320kg to £890.
WEANLING HEIFERS: A Dobbs Carrickmore 430kg to £915, 350kg to £875, and 320kg to £780. R Watson Augher 400kg to £905, 400kg to £820, 340kg to £800 and 350kg to £785. J McSorley Beragh 410kg to £880 and 350kg to £785. Boa Island Producer 430kg to £860 and 320kg to £780. R E Wilson Trillick 360kg to £825. E Askin Ballygawley 350kg to £810. R Lovett Corranny 320kg to £795. E Kelly Augher 280kg to £790 and 270kg to £780. K Cullinan Fivemiletown 380kg to £790. P McConnell Clogher 350kg to £785. J M McGovern Clogher 360kg to £775.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
A brisk demand for quality lots with Hillside Dairy Farms Dromore selling a selection of good quality Calved Heifers to make £1540, £1380, £1330, £1250, and £1200. Benburb Producer £1350 for Calved Heifer. Wm Loughrin Caledon £1150 and £1050 for Calved Heifers. Several others sold from £830 to £1000.
Maiden Heifers £460 and £465
BREEDING BULLS: Strabane Producer £1930 for Ped Reg Char. and £1500 for Ped Non Reg Limm. J W Hall £1510 for Ped Reg Sim. and £1205 for Ped Reg Char. M McGovern £1500 for Ped. Char. K R Manley £1270 for Ped. Non Reg Lim.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
Another large entry sold to very keen demand for quality lots with D Foy Cooneen selling a Heifer & Bull Calf to £1700. K Moore Augher £1610 for Heifer & Heifer Calf and £1400 for 2nd Calver and Bull Calf. R Greaves Derrylin £1580 for Heifer & Bull Calf, £1500 for Heifer & Heifer Calf and £1385 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. W J & D Fee Brookeborough £1475 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. M Mallon Dungannon £1420 for 2010 Cow & Bull Calf. J Milligan Ederney £1410 for 08 Cow & Heifer Calf. Geo Hazelton Brookeborough £1300 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1220 for 2010 Cow & Bull Calf. Fiona Wilson Clogher £1300 for 2010 Cow & Bull Calf and £1265 for 01 Cow & Heifer Calf. J Crozier Ballinamallard £1270 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1160 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. Several other outfits sold from £990 to £1150
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: M Tallon Lurgan £1270 for 2nd Calver due July to Ped Lim.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
A larger entry this week sold readily to a brisk demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months selling to £590 for an outstanding Lim from Wm Wilson Dungannon M McCaughey Trillick £385 for S/H. B Ward Dungannon £360 for AA. K Moore Augher £350 for B/B. Tempo Producer £340 fopr Lim. and £315 for Daq. P Conwell Donemana £340 for Her. K McAleer Pomeroy £340 for Fkv.
HEIFERS: A Johnston Fivemiletown £460 for Ch. K Moore Augher £460 for Ch. £425 for Sim. £345 for Ch. K McKee Armagh £380 for Lim. A G McGovern Fivemiletown £360 for Lim. A C Lunny Aghalane £330 for B/B. R McCann Dungannon £310 for Daq.
REARED BULLS: M/S A & A Maguire Rosslea £725, £710, £700, and £655 for Chars. P McGirr Ballygawley £685 for Lim. D Beattie Newtownbutler £665 for Ch. Wm. Wilson Dungannon £570 for Ch. J Hetherington Seskinore £555 for AA. K Murray Omagh £525 and £520 for Chars and £445 for AA. P Dunne Fermanagh £510 and £480 for Chars.
REARED HEIFERS: A Ellison Fivemiletown £895 for outstanding Char with £600 for another. Boa Island Producer £710 and £700 for Chars and £620 for Lim. K Moore Augher £710 and £675 for Chars. P McGirr Ballygawley £660 for Lim. N Ingram Fermanagh £625 and £615 for Chars. K Murray Omagh £515 for Lim. D Beattie Fermanagh £500 for Char.