1406 cattle came under the hammer this week at Clogher producing an excellent demand in all sections.
In the Fatstock Ring Beef Cows sold to a top of £226 for a 770kg B/B. returning £1740-20 with Cow Heifers selling to £208 for 670kg B/Blue returning £1393-60 . Leading prices Ballinamallard Producer 770kg to £226. Plumbridge Producer 670kg to £208. Clogher Producer 820kg to £188, 680kg to £179, 960kg to £171,and 920kg to £162. Fivemiletown Producer 690kg to £185. Belleek Producer 720kg to £183 and 630kg to £159. Beragh Producer 640kg to £175. Brookeborough Producer 600kg to £170. Omagh Producer 660kg to £168. Cookstown Producer 540kg to £167. Clogher Producer 560kg to £161. Omagh Producer 590kg to £160. Fivemiletown Producer 570kg to £160. Pomeroy Producer 770kg to £156. Drumquin Producer 450kg to £156. Moneymore Producer 610kg to £154 and 630kg to £150.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £148 per 100kg
2nd quality lots sold from £112 to £128 per 100kg
Wel fleshed friesian cows sold from £112 to £126 per 100kg
Plainer lots sold from £85 to £109 per 100kg
Poorer types sold from £56 to £78 per 100kg
FAT BULLS: 970kg Lim. to £131, 1110kg Fr. to £123, 1040kg Ch. to £122, 880kg AA. to £122, 830kg Ch. to £121, 1000kg Ch. to £114, 990kg Ch. to £113, 1040kg Ch. to £101, 700kg AA. to £100, 970kg Her. to £98.
FAT STEERS (overage): 680kg Lim. to £178, 630kg Lim. to £177, 590kg Ch. to £174, 680kg Sim. to £171, 540kg Ch. to £165, 650kg Hol. to £140, 630kg Hol. to £128, 570kg Hol. to £125.
FAT STEERS (underage): 710kg Lim. to £193, 670kg Her. to £173, 640kg Fkv. to £171, 640kg Her. to £167, 780kg Fr. to £165, 590kg B/B. to £158, 680kg Fr. to £149, 790kg Fr. to £147, 530kg Fr. to £137620kg Fr. to £136, 520kg Fr. to £136, 580kg Ayr. to £131.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 580kg B/B. to £185, 640kg Lim. to £181, 580kg Ch. to £180, 610kg Lim. to £177, 550kg Sim. to £171, 410kg Lim. to £168, 450kg Ch. to £151, 530kg Fr. to £134.
STORE BULLOCKS (182)
Another firm demand in this section with strong stores selling to £1405 for 800kg, 720kg to £1380, 660kg to £1370, and 670kg to £1280 for a Derrylin Producer. Armagh Producer 780kg to £1400. W Rankin Castlederg 680kg to £1380. J Howell F.M.T. 800kg to £1340. R Little Fintona 770kg to £1335. E Walker Armagh 630kg to £1330 and 590kg to £1250. A & N Gervais Clogher 670kg to £1290. R S Carson Lisbellaw 610kg to £1290, 600kg to £1270, and 580kg to £1255. M Rafferty Cappagh 620kg to £1270. P Woods Cabragh 640kg to £1265 and 640kg to £1255. B Hackett Ballygawley 600kg to £1260 and 660kg to £1255. S & C Monaghan Cookstown 630kg to £1250.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: R Cuthbertson Fivemiletown 490kg to £1075, 490kg to £1030, 480kg to £1020, and 450kg to £995. W G Hoey Fivemiletown 490kg to £1050, 460kg to £1000 and 460kg to £980. A Hamilton Lisburn 500kg to £1030, 470kg to £1000, 460kg to £995, 480kg to £995 and 470kg to £990. E McCaffery Tempo 470kg to £1025. R S Carson Lisbellaw 490kg to £1020. J A Robinson Irvinestown 470kg to £1015. W J Adams Aughnacloy 480kg to £1010 and 500kg to £985. J McGovern Letterbreen 430kg to £995. S Cuddy Dungannon 460kg to £985.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: J McGinn Clogher 350kg to £775. R J Armstrong Trillick 350kg to £700 and 300kg to £625.
STORE HEIFERS (202)
A large entry sold readily with forward lots selling to £1340 for 700kg to C Daly Benburb. J McCarroll Seskinore 610kg to £1250, 600kg to £1250, 580kg to £1210540kg to £1165, 530kg to £1140, and 530kg tpo £1095. R McSorley Ballygawley 510kg to £1230. P N Hadden Aughnacloy 600kg to £1200. C Hughes Armagh 580kg to £1195. M/S J D & D R Hall Richill 630kg to £1195, 630kg to £1160 , 620kg to £1130 and 580kg to £1110. M Rafferty Cappagh 550kg to £1190 and 570kg to £1145. T M Lagan Cookstown 620kg to £1180. Des Wilson Clogher 520kg to £1140. W McKeown Eskra 510kg to £1125. K McKenna Dungannon 550kg to £1115.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: R McSorley Ballygawley 450kg to £1120. J A Watson Portadown 480kg to £1100, 490kg to £1045, and 450kg to £975. L McKenna Co Tyrone 500kg to £1090440kg to £1000 and 500kg to £990. W McKeown Eskra 450kg to £1070 and 500kg to £1025. M Rafferty Cappagh 490kg to £1065, 480kg to £1060 and 490kg to £1020. Pomeroy Producer 480kg to £1060 and 470kg to £1000 twice. C Hughes Armagh 500kg to £1045 and 430kg to £980. E Morrison Maguiresbridge 500kg to £1030. Des Wilson Clogher 490kg to £995. E Corr Coalisland 480kg to £980.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: C McDonnell Fermanagh 400kg to £905. E Morrison Maguiresbridge 400kg to £890. J McGovern Letterbreen 400kg to £850. Des Wilson Clogher 400kg to £845 and 380kg to £795. E McCaffery Tempo 380kg to £840 twice, 400kg to £820, 370kg to £810, 360kg to £730, 350kg to £720 and 350kg to £720. P Campbell Coalisland 400kg to £830. E Corr Coalisland 400kg to £820. L McKenna Co Tyrone 400kg to £785, and 360kg to £745. G Mc Carron Irvinestown 380kg to £740. W H Irwin Fermanagh 340kg to £700.
A large entry of top quality stock on offer with Steers & Bulls selling to £1020 for 420kg, 400kg to £1005, 420kg to £985, 390kg to £980, 380kg to £975 and 350kg to £905 for G J McKenna Clogher. S Heenan Fintona 460kg to £1005. K Gilleese Fermanagh 420kg to £975. D McSorley Ballygawley 360kg to £965. Kesh Producer 410kg to £960 and 390kg to £940. I E & E S Johnston Cookstown 390kg to £935. M O Conner Augher 420kg to £920. C Mulligan Fermanagh 420kg to £915. O Callaghan Rosslea 330kg to £910. M & P Gleeson Fermanagh 340kg to £905.
WEANLING HEIFERS: C Mulligan Fermanagh 510kg to £940, 390kg to £845 and 380kg to £800. P Donnelly Fintona 330kg to £880 and 330kg to £800. T J Aiken Kesh 400kg to £875, 430kg to £875, 370kg to £865, 400kg to £855, 370kg to £850, 400kg to £830, and 370kg to £805. R McSorley Ballygawley 400kg to £850. D McCullagh Greencastle 360kg to £840. K Gilleese Fermanagh 330kg to £835 and 320kg to £805. F O Rourke Rosslea 380kg to £830. M McCrossan Strabane 370kg to £810. N Clifford Fermanagh 350kg to £800. P Hackett Augher 360kg to £795.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
Trade remains keen for quality lots with T Carson Lisbellaw selling Calved Heifers to £1500, £1240 and £1000. Benburb Producer £1390, and £1100 twice for Calved Heifers. Rosslea Producer £1330 for Calved Heifer. R Givan Dungannon £1300 and £1280 for Calved Heifers. Others sold from £900
A selection of Maiden Heifers sold from £580 to £795.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
A full house this week again sold to a very strong demand with Ed. McCann Fintona selling a 2nd Calver & Bull Calf top £1975, Heifer & Bull Calf to £1680, and £1500 twice for Heifers with Heifer Calves. M/S K & A Veitch Lisbellaw £1800 for 3rd Calver with Heifer Calf. R Curry Derrylin £1800 for Heifer & Heifer Calf and £1500 for 02 Cow & Bull Calf. A Beggan Rosslea £1505 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. C Mulligan Brookeborough £1400 and £1200 for 08 Cows with bull Calves. K Moore Augher £1400 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf. F McKernan Gortin £1380 for Heifer & Bull Calf. J F Coyle Omagh £1350 for Heifer & Bull Calf. M Mallon Dungannon £1315 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf. C Foster Derrylin £1300 for Heifer & Bull Calf.Several others sold from £900 to £1280.
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: E Fee £1480 and £1290. P Corrigan £1300. C Foster £1300 and £1240. Clogher Producer £1230, £1080. Mountview Cattle £1220, £1215 and £1200. Portadown Producer £1170 and £1160. P G McGrade £1120. Several others sold from £800 to £1080.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
Another large entry sold easily to a very brisk demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £415 for a Her. to T O Kane Coleraine. J T Rutledge Derrylin£335 for B/B. D I Hoey Fermanagh £325 for Ch. C McBrien Lisnaskea £325 and £295 for Herefords. A Smith Seskinore £325 for Lim. P McKenna Augher £300 for Lim. B T Gardiner Tempo £290 and £280 for AAs
HEIFERS: E Devenny Omagh £425 for Lim. E Brennan Kinawley £375 for Lim. T Smyth Omagh £365 for Ch. J T Rutledge Derrylin £358 for B/B. J J Maguire Trillick £350 for Lim. and £320 for AA. C McBrien £295 for Her.
REARED BULLS: P J McWilliams Seskinore £725 for Lim. £585 and £565 for AAs. and £490 for B/B. Pomeroy Producer £700 for Lim. £650 and £565 for Chars. W D Spence Dungannon £630 for Ch. B Hutton Cookstown 605 for Ch. and £535 for Daq. P McCullagh Omagh £605 for Daq. Kesh Producer £590 for Lim. G Bradley Omagh £575 for AA. and £500 for Ch.
REARED HEIFERS: Kesh Producer £900 for Lim. W D Spence Dungannon £550, £495, £480 twice and £445 for Limms. Fermanagh Producer £545 for B/B. and £520 for AA. D Moore Aughnacloy £535, £458, £455, £450 for AAs. B Hutton Cookstown £450 for Daq, £440 and £430 for Chars. G Black Tamlaght £445 for B/B. T Gallagher Newtownstewart £440 for AA.