Another good entry of 1251 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart this week sold readily with prices remaining steady for quality lots in all sections.
In the fatstock ring cow heifers topped £169 for a 670kg Ch, £162 for a 580kg Ch and £159 for a 550kg Sim.
Beef cows sold to £169 for a 820kg Lim, £158 for a 700kg Lim and £154 for a 720kg Lim.
Rosslea producer 670kg Ch to £169. Moira producer 820kg Lim to £169. Fintona producer 580kg Ch to £162. Brookeborough producer 550kg Sim to £159. Tempo producer 440kg Sim to £158, 590kg Lim to £155 and 550kg Lim to £147. Derrylin producer 700kg Lim to £158, 720kg Lim to £154 and 790kg Lim to £150. Ballygawley producer 510kg AA to £157. Omagh producer 660kg Lim to £157. Moy producer 510kg Par to £157. Fermanagh producer 460kg Daq to £156. Clogher producer 690kg Lim to £151. Killylea producer 600kg AA to £150. Swatragh producer 630kg 630kg Lim to £148 and 610kg Lim to ££147. Omagh producer 680kg Ch to £147. Sixmilecross producer 670kg Lim to £146.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £145 per 100kg.
Second quality lots sold from £110 to £125 per 100kg.
Well fleshed Friesian cows sold from £106 to £118 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £78 to £92 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £46 to £70 per 100kg.
FAT BULLS: 1100kg Lim to £135, 870kg Lim to £118, 1120kg Sim to £112, 1040kg Ch to £109, 920kg Fr to £108, 870kg AA to £94.
FAT STEERS (overage): 670kg Ch to £167, 630kg Ch to £164, 590kg Lim to £159, 720kg Hol to £155, 860kg Lim to £152, 730kg Ch to £149, 630kg Lim to £139, 570kg Fr to £126, 530kg Fr to £122, 510kg Fr to £120.
FAT STEERS (underage): 670kg B/B to £172, 570kg Ch to £170, 610kg Lim to £170, 710kg Ch to £169, 630kg Lim to £168, 520kg Ch to £168, 640kg B/B to £167, 720kg Lim to £167, 700kg Lim to £167, 770kg AA to £157, 720kg AA to £148.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 580kg B/B to £168, 440kg Lim to £167, 520kg AA to £159, 530kg AA to £159, 690kg Sim to £150, 500kg AA to £149, 530kg Lim to £148, 510kg Her to £130, 630kg Hol to £124, 570kg Fr to £118, 570kg Fr to £110.
STORE BULLOCKS: A good entry sold to a brisk demand with strong stores selling to £1335 for a 840kg Ch and a 770kg Ch to £1275 for B Cairns, Dromara. K G Walker, Portadown sold 730kg; Lim to £1260, 740kg Lim to £1220, 690kg Sim to £1205 and 760kg B/B to £1170. Leslie Black, Pomeroy sold 820kg Lim to £1250, 660kg Lim to £1170, 700kg Lim to £1200 and 660kg Lim to £1155. R McFarland, Dungannon 720kg Ch to £1245. P F Quinn, Dungannon 770kg Ch to £1235. Roy Hall, Fivemiletown 680kg Ch to £1220, 670kg Ch to £1200, 630kg Lim to £1190 and 610kg Lim to £1155. R Wright, Dungannon 630kg Lim to £1135.
MED WEIGHT STEERS 410KG TO 500KG: D Glasgow, Cookstown 470kg Lim to £945. W J and G Falls, Aughnacloy 500kg Ch to £930. M Davidson, Cookstown 490kg Daq to £920. S Davidson, Newmills 480kg Ch to £900. I Smith, Fivemiletown 490kg Ch to £900, 460kg Lim to £855 and 460kg Lim to £850. W Lockhart, Killylea 420kg Ch to £885. F A McCrea, Coagh 430kg Ch to £880. E and I Boyd, Dungannon 490kg Her to £865. A Rafferty, Armagh 430kg Ch to £860 and 420kg Lim to £845. M McClave, Rosslea 450kg Lim to £855. G Boyd, Armagh 450kg Ch top £850. V Beacom, Fermanagh 390kg Sal to £850.
STORE HEIFERS: Prices remaining steady in this section with forward lots selling to £1175 for a 700kg Ch, 610kg Ch to £1115, 610kg Ch to £1090 and 630kg Ch to £1060 for David Keys Fivemiletown. Magheraveely producer 540kg Au to £1125 and 570kg Au to £1100. R Martin, Portadown 550kg Lim to £1105 and 610kg Ch to £1065. G Morton, Armagh 630kg Ch to £1100 and 610kg Lim to £1075. Des Wilson, Clogher 660kg Lim to £1095 and 660kg Ch to £1090. B M Watt, Pomeroy 540kg Lim top £1075. H Macauley, Ballyclare 560kg Ch to £1070. J Richardson, Portadown 580kg Lim to £1050. S and C Monaghan, Cookstown 580kg Lim to £1050. G McVitty, Fermanagh 550kg Ch to £1050 and 550kg Ch to £1040.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: J Richardson, Portadown 490kg Ch to £985 and 500kg Lim to £985. P E Quinn, Pomeroy 500kg Bga to £965 480kg Lim to £870 and 480kg Sim to £835. S Kerr, Dungannon 500kg Ch to £920. G McVitty, Fermanagh 450kg Ch to £885. D O’Kane, Omagh 460kg Ch to £870. S and C Monaghan, Cookstown 490kg Lim to £855, 500kg Lim to £830 and 470kg Lim to £790. V Beacom, Fermanagh 410kg Lim to £800. C Keys, Fivemiletown 470kg Ch to £800. E Cassidy, Fermanagh 450kg Lim to £780.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: D McManus, Roscor 330kg Ch to £740 and 320kg Ch to £730. Clogher producer 340kg Ch to £680. D Glasgow, Cookstown 340kg Lim to £680
WEANLINGS: Strong demand in this section with steers and bulls selling to £950 for a 420kg Ch and 350kg Lim to £870 for R McSorley, Ballygawley. Kesh producer 450kg Sim to £925. J Beggan, Roslea 510kg Lim to £910, 440kg Lim to £885 and 400kg Lim to £850. P Mulligan, Fermanagh 450kg Daq to £880, 420kg Ch to £860 and 420kg Sim to £835. J A Watson, Portadown 460kg Ch to £870. M Boyle, Cooneen 390kg Lim to £865, 400kg Lim to £855, 370kg Lim to £825 and 370kg Lim to £820. E Maguire, Omagh 420kg Daq to £865. S Fox, Omagh 400kg Lim to £860. S McKenna, Clogher 300kg Ch to £855. J Mitchell, Cookstown 470kg Au to £840.
WEANLING HEIFERS: R McSorley, Ballygawley 390kg Ch to £900 and 320kg Lim to £720. J Richardson, Portadown 480kg Ch to £870, 450kg Ch to £840, 430kg Ch to £830, 400kg Ch to £810, 420kg Ch to £770 and 390kg Ch to £750. J Armstrong, Fermanagh 460kg Lim to £865 and 410kg Lim to £800. R B Woods, Tempo 420kg Ch to £775, 380kg Ch to £690 and 370kg Ch to £690. J McCusker, Tempo 360kg Ch to £770. S Kelly, Carrickmore 380kg Ch to £755 and 390kg Ch to £720. A Donaghy, Dungannon 420kg Ch to £725. W G Hoey, Fivemiletown 330kg Ch to £700, 340kg Ch to £690 and 330kg Ch to £685.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: Quality lots were scarce this week however R Givan, Dungannon sold calved heifers to £1375, £1210, £1070 and £1040. J G McHenry and Droghal Farms £1250, £1170 and £900 for calved heifers. Several other calved cows and heifers sold from £610 to £890.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES: A full house this week sold to a very keen demand for quality lots with Wm J J Brown, Clogher selling a pedigree registered Char heifer and bull calf to £1820. K Moore, Augher £1640 for 08 cow and heifer calf, £1620 for heifer and heifer calf, £1490 for second calver and bull calf, £1400 for heifer and heifer calf, £1400 for heifer and bull calf and £1370 for heifer and heifer calf. Ed McCann, Fintona £1600 and £1450 for heifers with heifer calves. A Kennedy, Castlederg £1550 for heifer and bull calf. H McFarland, Trillick £1500 for 2010 cow and bull calf. Derrygonnelly producer £1475 for second calver and bull calf. N Daly, Omagh £1410 for heifer and bull calf, £1310, £1300, £1290, £1250, £1240 and £1120 for heifers with bull calves. M Mohan, Lisnaskea £1400 for 2111 cow and heifer calf, £1320 for 09 cow and heifer calf, £1280 for heifer and heifer calf and £1250 for 07 cow and heifer calf. Other outfits sold from £950 to £1110.
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: R Johnston £1430. J Woods £1310 and £1240. E J Mitchell £1080. S Eagleson £1055.T McMahon £985.
A pair of pedigree registered Char heifers sold to £1065 and £1050.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES: Another large entry sold to a brisk demand with bull calves (under two months) selling to £545 for a Ch with £510 and £360 for Lims to M/S E and P Flood, Emyvale. A Willis, Fermanagh £440 for Ch. A W Wilson, Dungannon £440 for Lim. E and T Beacom, Fermanagh £415 and £390 for B/Bs. Johnston Farms, Magheraveely £365 for Ch. K Moore, Augher £270 for AA. Wm Sloan, Dungannon £270 for AA
HEIFERS: P McGuiggan, Dungannon £505 for Lim. M/S E and P Flood, Emyvale £470, £470, £450 for Limms. J Richardson, Portadown £405 for AA. S Eagleson, Aughnacloy £310 for Lim. P McGee, Augher £295 for Shb. E and T Beacom, Fermanagh £272 for B/B. Wm Wilson Dungannon, £270 for Ch. P and J Grue, Lisnaskea £270 for Ch.
REARED BULLS: D Johnston, Clogher £640 for Lim. Wm Wilson, Dungannon £600 for Lim and £510 for Ch. E Teague, Omagh £600 for Ch. E and P Flood, Emyvale £545 for Ch and £510 for Lim. K Moore, Augher £535 for Ch. D Johnston, Lisbellaw £530 for AA and £500 for Lim.
REARED HEIFERS: Kesh producer £605 for Sim. J Richardson, Portadown £580 and £480 for Chars and £560 for AA. P McGuiggan, Dungannon £505 for Lim, £485 for Sim. D Johnston, Lisbellaw £480 for Lim. D R Graham, Tamlaght £440, £395 and £370 twice for Herefords. G Lagan, Cookstown £420 for Ch.