Good steady demand at Clogher mart

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There were 956 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart this week sold to a good steady demand for quality lots in all sections with plainer lots harder to clear.

In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers sold to £195 for a 490kg Lim and £184 for a 540kg Lim. Beef Cows sold to £184 for a 650kg B/Blue and £183 for a 670kg S/Horn. Leading prices. Fermanagh Producer 490kg to £195, 600kg to £187, 540kg to £184, 670kg to £183, 670kg to £170, 550kg to £168 , 620kg to £164 and 630kg to £157. Cookstown Producer 650kg to £184, 590kg to £172, 650kg to £171 and 630kg to £164. Tempo Producer 590kg to £180. Augher Producer 520kg to £180. Whitecross Producer 540kg to £173. Kilkeel Producer 820kg to £170. Clogher Producer 730kg to £170. Aughnacloy Producer 510kg to £163. Fivemiletown Producer 790kg to £154.

Other quality lots sold from £130 to £152 per 100kg

2nd quality lots sold from £112 to £127 per 100kg

Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £98 to £111 per 100kg

Plainer lots sold from £82 to £86 per 100kg

Poorer types sold from £62 to £76 per 100kg

FAT BULLS: 1000kg Char. to £116, 860kg Lim. to £115, 800kg Lim. to £105, 1050kg Ch. to £104, 970kg Ch. to £100, 1030kg Her. to £99, and 710kg Ayr. to £92.

FAT STEERS (overage): 670kg Ch. to £195. 610kg Lim. to £182. 590kg Ch. to £177. 460kg Ch. to £175. 570kg Lim. to £164. 800kg Fr. to £128.

FAT STEERS (underage): 600kg Sim. to £168. 630kg Ch. to £159. 600kg Hol. to £129. 470kg Fr. to £125. 500kg Fr. to £125. 480kg Fr. to £125. 490kg Fr. to £120. 550kg HJol. to £107. FAT HEIFERS (underage): 580kg Ch. to £204. 500kg Par. to £198. 550kg Sim. to £190. 720kg Lim. to £186. 550kg Ch. to £186 twice. 470kg Ch. to £186. 580kg B/B. to £178. 560kg Ch. to £172. 630kg B/B. to £171. 500kg Sim. to £168. 670kg Fr. to £134. 500kg Hol. to £117.

STORE BULLOCKS

A smaller entry this week sold to a strong demand with forward lots selling to £1370 for 720kg Ch. and 660kg Ch. to £1350 for F Smyth Dromore. E Cunningham Sixmilecross 810kg Ch. to £1330, and 680kg Lim. to £1275. K G Clarke Tynan 650kg Lim. to £1315, 660kg Sim. to £1290, 620kg Ch. to £1240, and 600kg Ch. to £1235. J W Elliott Fermanagh 730kg Lim. to £1250. R B Woods Tempo 660kg Ch. to £1250640kg Ch. to £1185 and 570kg Ch. to £1175. E McNally Cookstown 590kg Ch. to £1245. F S Quinn Dungannon 600kg Ch. to £1240 and 600kg Ch.to £1180. P Taggart Dungannon 600kg AA/. to £1195. Walter Hogg Fivemiletown 600kg Lim. to £1195. P Patterson Augher 620kg Lim. to £1180 and 620kg AA. to £1150. Beragh Producer 580kg Ch. to £1180.

STORES 410KG TO 500KG: S Oliver Armagh 480kg Lim. to £1040, 480kg Lim. to £1030, 460kg Lim. to £980, 480kg Lim. to £975, 470kg Lim. to £970, 450kg Lim. to £940 and 410kg Lim. to £880. S J Loughlin Cookstown 500kg Lim. to £990, 420kg Lim. to £900. D McCool Dungannon 490kg Ch. to £955. J McVitty Fermanagh 500kg Lim. to £910. A Sloane Armagh 480kg B/B. to £905. P J O Neill Craigavon 500kg Ch. to £905 and 470kg Lim. to £890. I O Neill Moneymore 460kg Lim. to £900 and 460kg B/B. to £880. Castlederg Producer 420kg Lim. to £870.

STORES 400KG & UNDER: S J Loughlin Cookstown 380kg Lim. to £870. J Grant Lurgan 340kg AA. to £650. R W allace Donemana 330kg Sim. to £570 and 320kg Ch. to £540.

STORE HEIFERS

Trade remains steady in this section with strong stores selling to £1275 for a 680kg Ch. to M McCaughey Trillick. R Martin Portadown sold 680kg Ch. to £1240, 560kg Lim. to £1230, 580kg Lim. to £1190, 570kg Ch. to £1090, 580kg Lim. to £1070 and 540kg Ch. to £1055. L Potts Dungannon 610kg to £1215. G Potts Dungannon 640kg Sim. to £1180, 590kg Sim. to £1165, 560kg Ch. to £1145 and 570kg Ch. to £1140. E McNally Cookstown 600kg Lim. to £1160 and 520kg Lim. to £1115. V & S Sommerville Ballinamallard 580kg Lim. to £1115. H McCauley Ballyclare 5800kg Lim. to £1040. R J Crawford Clogher 540kg Ch. to £1015.

STORES 410KG TO 500KG: S J Loughlin Cookstown 480kg Lim. to £975, 410kg Lim. to £900, 480kg Sim. to £895, and 420kg Lim. to £810. B Hutton Cookstown 490kg Ch. to £970, 500kg Ch. to £895 and 490kg Ch. to £860. G J McKenna Clogher 470kg Ch. to £945, 430kg Ch. to £905, and 420kg Ch. to £840. R J Crawford Clogher 410kg Sim. to £885, 470kg Her. to £810, 440kg Her. to £805 and 420kg Sim. to £800.

STORES 400KG & UNDER: Pomeroy Producer 400kg Ch. to £935, 360kg Ch. to £850 and 370kg Ch. to £800. S J Loughlin Cookstown 380kg Lim. to £920. G J McKenna Clogher 400kg Ch. to £875, 400kg Ch. to £870, 400kg Ch. to £835, and 390kg Ch. to £770. G McCaughey Clogher 390kg Ch. to £820 and 400kg Ch. to £790. R J Crawford Clogher 370kg Lim. to £790, 400kg Sim. to £790, 380kg B/B. to £785390kg Ch. to £770, 360kg Ch. to £710 and 370kg Lim. to £700. S Corrigan Trillick 380kg Lim. to £785. J Grant Lurgan 400kg Lim/. to £770.

WEANLINGS

A strong demand in this section with Steers & Bulls selling to £1045 for an outstanding Char 310kg with a 430kg Ch. to £970, 380kg Ch. to £885 and a 330kg Ch. to £815 for M Gormley Sixmilecross. R Gourley Cookstown 540kg Daq. to £1000. E Maguire Omagh 510kg Lim. to £960 and 420kg Lim. to £850. J McElroy Clogher 420kg Ch. to £880, 420kg Ch. to £830, 420kg Ch. to £825, 390kg Ch. to £800 and 390kg Ch. to £800. S Oliver Armagh 370kg Lim. to £870 and 350kg Lim. to £820. R E Wilson Trillick 420kg Ch. to £850. M McCrory Sixmilecross 400kg Lim. to £830. F O Neill Ballygawley 370kg Ch. to £820. D Baxter Omagh 430kg Ch. to £810.

WEANLING HEIFERS

F O Neill Ballygawley 370kg Ch. to £780390kg Ch. to £720, and 340kg Ch. to £675. J M McGovern Clogher 370kg Ch. to £750. P Conway Omagh 370kg AA. to £740 and 330kg Ch. to £600. R McConnell Clogher 360kg Ch. to £710, 330kg Lim. to £710, 300kg Lim. to £560 and 280kg Lim. to £550. G M Bell Cookstown 390kg Sim. to £650, and 420kg Sim. to £640. F McDonald Omagh 370kg Ch. to £670. J McVitty Fermanagh 360kg Ch. to £640. A & A Robinson Dungannon 390kg Lim. to £550 and 320kg Lim. to £540. R Gourley Cookstown 250kg Lim. to £530. E Robinson Dungannon 320kg Lim. to £520.

DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS

A smaller entry sold to £1110 for a Calved Heifer from a Ballygawley Producer Maiden Heifers sold to £570 and £545 to a Dungannon Producer.

Breeding Bulls to £1000 for a Ped. Reg Lim. (born 28/06/08) for a Cookstown Producer.

SUCKLER COWS & CALVES

Another good turnout this week sold to a very keen demand for quality lots with plainer outfits harder to clear. A Pomeroy Producer sold to B/Blue Cows with Bull Calves to make £2535 and £1665. Kingsley Bell Aughnacloy sold Heifers with Bull Calves to £2000, £1770, £1750,and £1640 with a Heifer and Heifer calf to £1675. Roly Domer Clogher £1800 for Heifer & Bull Calf. F McElroy Augher £1730 for 2nd Calver & Heifer Calf and £1460 for a Heifer & Heifer Calf. I Eagleson Aughnacloy £1580 for 09 Cow & Heifer Calf. A Keys Clogher £1480 for 2010 Cow & Bull Calf. J & E Reid Trillick £1380 for 2010 Cow & Bull Calf. E Gildernew Dungannon £1310 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf and £1160 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf. G Daly Pomeroy £1300 for 09 Cow & Bull Calf. Gortavoy Farms Pomeroy £1300 for Heifer & Bull Calf. G Carville Middletown £1255 for Heifer & Bull Calf. A Shaw Dungannon £1245 for 3rd. Calver & Bull Calf and £1145 for 3rd Calver & Heifer Calf. F J McCaughey Augher £1240 for Heifer & Bull Calf

Several other outfits sold from £860 to £1150.

DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES

A large entry sold easily to a brisk demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £555 for a B/Blue to a Clogher Producer. C Johnston Bellenalack £400, £390, £360 twice, £358, and £330 for B/Blues. I Eagleson Aughnacloy £360 for Ch.

HEIFER CALVES: M P Starrs Fintona £405 for B/B. Clogher Producer 400 for Ch. and £335 for Lim. L Kelly Omagh £395 for Sim. C Johnston Bellenaleck £390, £385, £380, 380, and £370 for B/Blues.

REARED BULLS: L Foster Cookstown £690 and £575 for Limms. T Simpson Ederney £670, £645, £600, £570 and £565 for Chars. A McAleer Pomeroy £650 for Lim. and £645 for Ch. Wm. Wilson Dungannon £625 for Ch. A & A Maguire Rosslea £600, £585, £580 and £555 for Chars. S Eagleson Aughnacloy £600 for Ch.K Moore Augher £560 for B/B.

REARED HEIFERS: Wm. Wilson Dungannon £510 for Ch. and £490 for Her. S Keys Dungannon £510 for Lim. Magheraveely Producer £500 and £460 for Chars and £435 for Lim. DRJ Farms Sixmilecross £445 and £425 for Simms and £390 twice for Limms. M Mohan Lisnaskea £395 for Ch.