Another large entry of 1312 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart sold to a very strong demand for quality lots in all sections.
In the fatstock ring cow heifers sold to £181 for a 520kg Lim, £172 for a 610kg Ch and £169 for a 560kg Ch.
Beef cows sold to £169 for a 740kg Lim, £160 for a 750kg Lim and £147 for a 950kg Ch.
Leading prices: Clogher producer 520kg Lim to £181. Newry producer 610kg Lim to £172. Augher producer 560kg Ch to £169. Dromore producer 740kg Lim to £169. Keady producer 630kg Daq to £167. Strabane producer 620kg AA to £160. Newtownstewart producer 750kg to £160 and £158 for a 710kg Lim. Tempo producer 640kg Lim to £148. Caledon producer 560kg AA to £156. Pomeroy producer 730kg Lim to £148. Fermanagh producer 950kg Ch to £147. Brookeborough producer 510kg Ch to £147. Aughnacloy producer 550kg AA to £145. Galbally producer 550kg Ch to £145. Greencastle producer 660kg Lim to £144. Lisnaskea producer 510kg Sim to £143. Donemanna producer 510kg Sim to £143. Kinawley producer 520kg Lim to £143. Dromore producer 880kg Lim to £143.
Other quality lots sold from £125 to £140 per 100kg.
Second quality lots sold from, £105 to £122 per 100kg.
Well fleshed Friesian cows sold from £102 to £107 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £72 to £92 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £48 to £67 per 100kg.
FAT BULLS: 940kg B/B to £136, 930kg Lim to £123, 1020kg Lim to £118, 1150kg Ch to £117, 950kg Lim to £115, 780kg Lim to £115, 1070kg Sim to £115, 950kg Sim to £114, 1030kg Ch to £111, 960kg Sim to £110, 800kg Sal to £106, 1070kg Fr to £104.
FAT STEERS (overage): 710kg Lim to £174 670kg Lim to £171, 590kg Ch to £169, 540kg Her to £166, 420kg Fr to £154, 550kg Ch to £140, 770kg Hol to £132, 570kg Fr to £129 twice, 580kg Fr to £120, 530kg Fr to £117, 510kg Fr to £115, 540kg Fr to £112.
FAT STEERS (underage): 730kg Ch to £177, 690kg Lim to £173, 570kg Lim to £170, 710kg AA to £156, 580kg AA to £148, 590kg Fkv to £138, 580kg Fr to £134, 540kg Fr to £131, 540kg Fr to £131, 540kg Fr to £129, 490kg Fr to £129, 490kg Fr to £129, 440kg Fr to £129, 470kg Fr to £129, 550kg Fr to £129, 450kg Fr to £129, 500kg Fr to £123, 470kg Fr to £120.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 650kg Ch to £184, 410kg Lim to £179, 620kg Sim to £175, 600kg Lim to £170, 560kg Ch to £170, 550kg Sim to £166, 460kg Sim to £162, 560kg Ch to £161, 530kg Lim to £154, 530kg Lim to £153, 540kg Par to £152, 530kg Fr to £118.
STORE BULLOCKS: Trade remains firm in this section with strong stores selling to £1275 for a 780kg Ch, 800kg Lim to £1250, 660kg Lim to £1190 and 620kg Lim to £1120 for J McStravick, Craigavon, Clogher producer 760kg Ch to £1270 730kg Ch to £1200, 580kg Ch to £1130 and 600kg Ch to £1100. I Smith, Fivemiletown 740kg Lim to £1190 and 600kg Lim to £1140. T Cassidy, Augher 650kg Ch to £1170, 630kg Ch to £1155, 590kg Ch to £1120 and 580kg Ch to £1095. R S Carson, Lisbellaw 600kg Lim to £1155 and 590kg Lim to £1145. B Hackett, Ballygawley 620kg Lim to £1125. P Sommerville, Ballygawley 590kg Ch to £1120. Clogher producer 580kg Lim to £1120. T McSherry, Newry 590kg Lim to £1100
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: Clogher producer 480kg Lim to £985. P F Fox, Omagh 490kg Lim to £945 and 480kg Lim to £830. P Donaghy, Galbally 490kg Daq to £940. J Crawford, Fermanagh 460kg Lim to £930. O Cairns, Ballygawley 470kg Lim to £930 and 440kg Lim to £845. P M Gilleese, Fermanagh 430kg Ch to £915, 40kg Ch to £900 and 430kg Ch to £890. T McSherry, Newry 480kg Lim to £900. P J Murphy, Tempo 450kg Ch to £890 and 420kg Ch to £860. Armagh producer 460kg Ch to £885 and 490kg Ch to £855. Ballygawley producer 480kg Lim to £880. E T Smyth, Fivemiletown 490kg Ch to £875. M Connelly, Rosslea 490kg Ch top £870.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: P M Gilleese, Fermanagh 400kg Ch to £890 and 390kg Lim to £860. D Mooney, Lisburn 400kg AA to £790. R Elliott, Derrygonnelly 310kg Ch to £550.
STORE HEIFERS: A great turnout in this section sold readily with forward lots selling to £1250 for 660kg Ch and £1200 for a 640kg Ch to K W G Allen, Ballygawley. M and R Coulter, Fivemiletown 650kg Ch to £1200, 550kg Ch to £1070 and 550kg Ch to £1060. F Flynn, Fermanagh 640kg Ch to £1190, 580kg Ch to £1115, 590kg Ch to £1080 and 660kg Ch to £1070. K Farrell, Fivemiletown 590kg Ch to £1190. Altmore Farms, Pomeroy 650kg Sim to £1180, 550kg Lim to £1080 and 540kg Ch to £1060. J R McAree, Armagh 570kg Lim to £1105 and 530kg Ch to £1055. M A Flynn, Rosslea 570kg Ch to £1085. E V Doyle, Dungannon 580kg Ch to £1065.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: P F Breen, Trillick 490kg Ch to £1005, 480kg Ch to £960 and 460kg Ch to £940. T Farrell, Fivemiletown 490kg Lim to £995. Clogher producer 480kg Lim to £990. K Hughes, Armagh 490kg B/B to £980. R S Carson, Fermanagh 430kg Lim to £980. I Wilson, Fermanagh 500kg Sim to £970 and 480kg AA to £940. K O’Donnell, Coalisland 460kg Lim to £970 and 500kg AA to £925. C Gunn, Fermanagh 460kg Ch to £970, 440kg Ch to £950 and 480kg Ch to £950. J J Beggan, Rosslea 460kg Ch to £965, 460kg Ch to £960 and 460kg Ch to £925. G Morrow, F.M.T. 470kg Sim to £940. J Crawford, Fermanagh 460kg Lim to £930. K McGuiggan, Dungannon 470kg Lim to £920.
SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: P J Murphy, Tempo 380kg Ch to £835 and 360kg Ch to £700. J J Beggan, Rosslea 390kg Lim to £830. J J Callaghan, Rosslea 400kg Lim to £785 and 390kg Lim to £755. E McCaffery, Tempo 390kg Ch to £780, 370kg Ch to £735, 370kg Ch to £715 and 370kg Ch to £700. M Bennett, Omagh 400kg Ch to £765. K Barnes, Dungannon 380kg Ch to £740, 360kg Ch to £725 and 350kg Ch to £700. P F Breen, Trillick 390kg Ch to £740 C J Chambers, Moneymore 360kg Lim to £710, 390kg Lim to £675 and 340kg Lim to £645.
WEANLINGS: A large entry sold to a brisk demand with steers and bulls selling to £1020 for a 510kg Ch and 430kg Ch to £885 to A Dobbs, Omagh. F O’Rourke, Rosslea 460kg Ch to £990, 450kg Ch to £955 and 410kg Ch to £930. P Donnelly, Fintona 400kg Ch to £955. A C Moane, F.M.T. sold 380kg Lim to £890. G J McKenna, Clogher 370kg Ch to £890. E Drumm, Kinawley 440kg Lim to £875. W G Hoey, Fivemiletown 420kg Ch to £875, 440kg Ch to £875, 360kg Ch to £875 and 350kg Lim to £860. B C Maguire, Rosslea 390kg Ch to £855. F Conlon, Augher 340kg Lim to £850 and 370kg Lim to £840. F Donnelly, S.M.X. 380kg Lim to £845. M Hackett, Augher 390kg Ch to £840. P Donnelly, Fintona 370kg Ch to £840. R Lovett, Fermanagh 360kg Lim to £835.
WEANLING HEIFERS: A Dobbs, Omagh 470kg Ch to £900 and 430kg Ch to £815. P McConnell, Clogher 440kg Ch to £895, 350kg Ch to £850 and 400kg Lim to £805. F O’Rourke, Rosslea 430kg Ch to £865. S Russell, Ballygawley 400kg Ch to £845. D Boylan, Aughnacloy 390kg Ch to £830, 370kg Ch to £805 and 370kg Ch top £790. Kesh producer 330kg Lim to £800, 400kg Ch to £790 and 380kg Lim to £760. P Byers, Fivemiletown 360kg Lim to £780. R Lovett, Fermanagh 370kg Lim to £780. R Watson, Fivemiletown 350kg Ch to £770 and 380kg Ch to £770. L Johnston, Tempo 350kg Ch to £770. Deerpark Collections Ltd, Kesh 360kg Ch to £765.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: A larger entry sold to a top of £1375, £1310, and £1300 for three quality calved heifers from M McGirr, Trillick. D J Crosbie, Omagh £1130 twice for calved heifers.
R Givan, Dungannon £1100 and £1000 twice for calved heifers. Several others sold from £700 to £980.
Incalf cows and heifers sold from £700 to £950.
Special entry Saturday 12 March of 10 British Friesian bred springing heifers due Mid March to Mid April to E/C Lim bull.
BREEDING BULLS: T Mullan £1150 for pedigree registered Char (born 03/04/13). M Hackett £1150 for pedigree registered Lim (born 10/02/11).
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES: Another good entry sold to a brisk demand for quality lots Ed McCann, Fintona sold heifers with bull calves at foot to £1770 and £1610 with a heifer and heifer calf to £1250. F G Flynn, Fivemiletown 2010 cow and bull calf to £1550. R E McCrea, Fivemiletown £1510, £1460, and £1420 for heifers with heifer calves at foot. J A McCaffery, Derrylin £1310 for heifer and heifer calf. T J McAleerse, Moneymore £1110 for heifer and heifer calf.
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: R Irwin £1220, T Phair £1150, J A McCaffery £1100 others sold from £790 to £980.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES: A good selection this week sold to a very keen demand with bull calves (under two months) selling to £430 for an AA and £290 for a S/H to C McLaughlin, Omagh. Fermanagh producer £430 for a Char. W J and R McConkey, Cookstown £410 for B/B. G Johnston, Lisbellaw £410 for Her. W S Little, Lisbellaw £375 for Lim. G W McKeown, Lisbellaw £315 for Lim. A Smith, Seskinore £310 for Ch.
HEIFERS: J McDonnell, Fivemiletown £500 for Char. K O Talbot, Coalisland £405 and £350 for AAs. R D Dane, Lisbellaw £360 for Lim. Wm Sloan, Dungannon £350 for AA. Lisbellaw producer £300 for B/B. J McCullogh, Dromore £295 for Her. K Laurenson, Dromara £290 for Her.
REARED BULLS: C McDonnell, Brookeborough £675 for Ch. J F McCombe, Killaloo, L’Derry, £640 and £550 for Simms and £570 for B/B. W Robinson, Ballygawley £640 twice for Herefords. B Teague, Lack £600 and £530 three times for AAs. H and R Dane, Lisbellaw £585 and £540 for Chars. Wm Wilson, Dungannon £545 for Sim.
REARED HEIFERS: D Boylan, Aughnacloy £630 and £625 for Herefords and £595 for Char. Kesh producer 620 for Her. R W Willis, Derrylin £568 twice for Lims and £500 for AA. A Coulter, Augher 560, £520, £515 for AAs. Wm Wilson, Dungannon £530 for B/B. Nedd Farms, Ltd £540 and £505 for Lims, £520, £500 and £490 for Chars.