Easier trade for cattle at Clogher

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926 cattle came under the hammer this week at Clogher Mart. Trade overall was easier with quality lots a stronger demand.

In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers sold to £169 for a 550kg Lim. £142 for a 630kg AA. and £137 for a 590kg Fries. Beef Cows topped £159 for a 700kg Char. £153 for a 780kg Lim. and £145 for a 700kg B/B.

Leading Prices in this section Keady Producer 550kg Lim. to £169, and 720kg Lim. to £137. Portadown Producer 700kg Ch. to £159. Cookstown Producer 780kg Lim. to £153. Lisbellaw Prdoucer 700kg B/B. to £145. and 750kg Lim. to £131. Clogher Producer 630kg AA. to £142. Greencastle Producer 800kg Lim. to £142, 750kg Lim. to £138. Stewartstown Prdoucer 590kg Fries. to £137. Fermanagh Producer 730kg Sim. to £136. Aughnacloy Producer 580kg Lim. to £136. Fivemiletown Producer 760kg B/B. to £134. Sixmilecross Producer 830kg Daq. to £133. Ballygawley Producer 520kg B/B. to £131. Fivemiletown Producer 540kg B/B. to £130. Dungannon Producer 650kg Ch. to £130. Ballygawley Producer 650kg Ch. to £128. Armagh Producer 530kg Lim. to £128. Omagh Producer 510kg Fr. to £128.

Other quality lots sold from £110 to £125 per 100kg

2nd quality lots sold from £90 to £108 per 100kg

Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £98 to £104.

Plainer lots sold from £72 to £86 per 100kg.

Poorer types sold from £48 to £64 per 100kg

FAT BULLS: 920kg Lim. to £125, 990kg B/B. to £120, 990kg B/B. to £113, 1030kg Her. to £98, 1020kg Char. to £97, 860kg Lim. to £95, 100kg Fries. to £86, 940kg Hol. to £75.

FAT STEERS (overage): 590kg Lim. to £164, 860kg Sim. to £150, 870kg Lim. to £145, 950kg Sim. to £145, 700kg Ch. to £143, 690kg Ch. to £142, 610klg Fr. to £121, 580kg Fr. to £120

FAT STEERS (underage): 650kg AA. to £147, 650kg Fr. to £126, 880kg Sal. to £122, 980kg Fr. to £117.

FAT HEIFERS (underage): 590kg Ch. to £172, 490kg Sim. to £162, 560kg Lim. to £161, 670kg AA. to £156, 520kg B/B. to £155, 540kg Lim. to £150, 630kg Ch. to £149, 520kg AA. to £146, 610kg Fr. to £130, 450kg Hol. to £126, 460kg Fr. to £119.


A seasonal entry produced a steady demand with strong stores selling to £1335 for a 790kg, Ch. 720kg Ch. to £1315 , 680kg Ch. to £1300, 670kg Lim. to £1295, 760kg Lim. to £1290, 740kg Ch. to £1265, 670kg Lim. to £1260, 670kg Lim. to £1245, 720kg Ch. to £1200 and 670kg Ch. to £1200. for R Sands Newry. Wm Martin Caledon 660kg Ch. to £1300630kg Ch. to £1280, and 660kg Lim. to £1265. M Campbell Armagh 750kg Ch. to £1290, 770kg Ch. to £1285, 750kg Lim. to £1280 and 740kg Lim. to £1250. A Goodman Newry 650kg Ch. to £1220 and 620kg Lim. to £1190. M Nesbitt Armagh 630kg Ch. to £1200.

MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: H McConnell Clogher 500kg Ch. to £1020, and 480kg Ch. to £900. M Nesbitt Armagh 490kg Ch. to £960. Pomeroy Producer 470kg Ch. to £950. E Hackett Ballygawley 450kg Ch. to £945. H Duggan Dungannon 470kg Ch. to £930 and 480kg Ch. to £900. D White Portadown 430kg Ch. to £905. N G McNeill Ballygawley 430kg Lim. to £905 and 420kg Lim. to £830. W McMullan Armagh 450kg Ch. to £870. B McCaffery Fermanagh 420kg AA. to £800. G Boles Fermanagh 420kg B/B. to £780.


A brisk demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1195 for a 750kg AA and £1090 for a 710kg AA. to P L McCaffery Fermanagh . Wm Martin Caledon sold a 640kg Sim. to £1140. M Shortt Clogher 640kg Ch. to £1105. J McKenna Dungannon 660kg Ch. to £1100 and 650kg B/B. to £995. P Donaghy Claudy sold 610kg Ch. to £1085. S A McGee Dungannon 610kg Ch. to £1055, 590kg Lim. to £995, 600kg Ch. to £980, 510kg Ch. to £860 and 500kg Ch. to £855. H McCarney Fintona 590kg Ch. to £1030 and 550kg Ch. to £950. R Williamson Armagh 580kg Daq. to £1010, 660kg Daq. to £1000, and 590kg Daq. to £900. S McConnell Clogher 520kg Lim. to £940 twice.

MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: J Morgan Tynan 490kg Lim. to £910. G Rafferty Keady 490kg Ch. to £865. L Morris Coalisland 500kg Lim. to £840, 460kg Lim. to £800, 450kg Lim. to £785, and 480kg Lim. to £720. Ruth Hogg Fivemiletown 480kg Lim. to £800, 410kg Lim. to £800, 450kg Lim. to £800, 420kg Lim. to £775, and 430kg Sim. to £775. S J Kelly Dungannon 500kg B/B. to £790. J Armstrong Fermanagh 420kg Lim. to £790. G Mooney Dungannon 410kg Lim. to £725 and 420kg Lim. to £670. T A Fox & I D Gordon Ballinderry 470kg Lim. to £720, 440kg Lim. to £720, 420kg Lim. to £705, and 460kg Lim. to £700. M/S J & K Rodgers Omagh 430kg Ch. to £710.

SMALLER SORTS 400KG & UNDER: Ruth Hogg Fivemiletown 390kg Lim. to £775, 370kg Lim. to £740, 360kg Lim. to £675, and 370kg Lim. to £600. T A Fox & I D Gordon Ballinderry 400kg Lim. to £760, 380kg Ch. to £705, and 390kg Lim. to £600. C McCombe Clogher 390kg Lim. to £730, 400kg Ch. to £ 690, 340kg Sim. to £675, and 390kg Ch. to £650. G Mooney Dungannon 390kg Lim. to £700, 400kg Lim. to £700, and 390kg Lim. to £680. G Rafferty Keady 390kg Sim. to £675. J Rodgers Omagh 370kg Ch. to £670. K White Portadown 340kg Ch. to £660. J J Hagan Pomeroy 340kg Ch. to £640.


Strong demand remains in this section with Steers & Bulls selling to £965 for 500kg Ch. from S S Dunlop Ballygawley B McElduff Carrickmore sold 470kg Lim. to £940, and 460kg Ch. to £885. E Kelly Augher 350kg Lim. to £855, 460kg B/B. to £840, 310kg Lim. to £790 and 300kg Ch. to £750. Stanley Dunlop Ballygawley 400kg Lim. to £840. P Hackett Augher 410kg Lim. to £835. K McCaughey Trillick 420kg AA. to £810. J Canavan Coalisland 340kg Ch. to £790 and 330kg Ch. to £780. M Breen Lurgan 340kg Lim. to £780. D Donnelly Sixmilecross 380kg Ch. to £770 and 330kg Ch. to £755. M & G Monaghan Augher 370kg Ch. to £760. D Little Caledon 350kg Ch. to £755. Pomeroy Producer 330kg Ch. to £750 and 320kg Ch. to £750. A McElduff Omagh 400kg Lim. to £745.

WEANLING HEIFERS: S Kelly Carrickmore 460kg Ch. to £910, 480kg Ch. to £900, 440kg Ch. to £890 and 500kg AA. to £800. W S Murphy Dungannon 460kg Ch. to £880. S S Dunlop[ Ballygawley 390kg Ch. to £825. K McCaughey Trillick 410kg Ch. to £705. J M McGovern Clogher 320kg Ch. to £700. B McCullagh Omagh 290kg Lim. to £700, and 300kg Sim. to £625. G Rafferty Keady 360kg Lim. to £690 and 360kg Ch. to £680. P Hackett Augher 350kg Lim. to £680. Pomeroy Producer 290kg Lim. to £680 and 240kg Lim. to £650. D Donnelly Sixmilecross 300kg Ch. to £665. H S Kyle Fivemiletown 340kg Lim. to £660. H F & V Murray Moneymore 260kg Ch. to £660. D Little Caledon 280kg Ch. to £630.


A good selection on offer sold readily with a Ballygawley Producer selling a Calved Heifer to £1310. G H Graham Kinawley £1200 for Calved Heifer. D A Ferguson Derrygonnelly £1110 for Calved Heifer. P Wilson Derrygonnelly £1005 for Calved Heifer. Other lots sold from £700 to £870.

BREEDING BULLS: E Walker Keady £1600 for Ped. Reg. AA (born 07/03/13)


Very keen demand in this section with local producer F McElroy selling a Heifer & Bull Calf to reach £2070. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £1670 for 2nd Calver & Bul;l Calf. M Hughes Madden £1360 for 3rd Calver & Bull Calf and £1200 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. Noel Green Magheraveely £1300 for Heifer & Heifer Calf and £1230 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. Albert Johnston Clogher £1270 for 2010 Cow & Heifer Calf. P J Mullarkey Fivemiletown £1265 for 09 Cow & Bull Calf. Martin Sweeney Newtownbutler £1240 for 02 Cow & Bull Calf. F Gorman Newtownhamilton £1175 for 2011 Cow & bull Calf. A Fearon Dungannon £1150 for 04 Cow & Heifer Calf.

Several other outfits sold from £810 to £1090. Incalf Heifers sold to £945 for a Hereford to R & E Johnston Tempo.


A smaller entry sold to a strong demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months ) selling to £500 for a Char. to Mountview Cattle Dungannon. P T Bowen Dungannon £390 for Lim. £340 and £335 for Simms. R Donnelly Cookstown £380 for Lim. D McClean Fivemiletown £365 and £355 for Limms. S F Farry Trillick £355 for Ch. R S Kinnear Irvinestown £345 and £340 for Simms. A Latimer Derrylin £345 for B/B. Jim Kerrigan Strabane £345 for B/B.

HEIFERS: Wm Wilson Dungannon £425 for Lbw. £400 for Lim. and £320 for Her. M Howe Enniskillen £340 for Her. P Quinn Coalisland £340 for Lim.

REARED BULLS: M/S E & M Slevin Omagh £655 and £630 twice for Chars. P Renaghan Keady £590 for Lim. D Dolan Bellanaleck £585 twice for B/Bs. and £585 and £480 for Friesians. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £560 for Sim. P Quinn Coalisland £555 twice for Limms. P Slevin Omagh £495 for Ch. B Mooney Lisburn £490 for AA. £440 for Ch. and £430 for Fr.

REARED HEIFERS: J Leslie Claudy £640 and £560 for Chars. E & M Slevin Omagh £580 and £555 for Chars. Wm Wilson Dungannon £565 and £520 for Chars. P Slevin Omagh £545 and £515 for Chars and £480 for Sim. P Quinn Coalisland £430 for Lim,. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £420 for Ch. and £400 for AA.