Large entry of cattle at Clogher

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Another large entry of 1282 cattle came under the hammer this week at Clogher Mart with a strong demand was evident in all sections.

In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers sold to £186 for a 560kg Lim. while Beef Cows topped £171 for a 790kg Lim. Leading prices Dromore Producer 560kg to £186. Aughnacloy Producer 510kg to £180. Rosslea Producer 510kg to £175 and 550kg to £170. Ederney Producer 460kg to £175. Fivemiletown Producer 790kg to £171. Fivemiletown Producer 490kg to £169. Stewartstown Producer 520kg to £168 and 590kg to £159. Strabane Producer 490kg to £167, 530kg to £160, and 470kg to £159. Omagh Producer 620kg to £167 Omagh Producer 670kg to £165 and 500kg to £162. K & A Veitch Lisbellaw 1040kg to £160 . Trillick Producer 780kg to £159. Pomeroy Producer 690kg to £159. Castlederg Producer 600kg to £159. Sixmilecross Producer 610kg to £158.

Other quality lots sold from £135 to £156 per 100kg

2nd quality lots sold from £114 to £133 per 100kg

Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £108 to £118 per 100kg

Plainer lots sold from £87 to £110 per 100kg

Poorer types sold from £58 to £79 per 100kg

FAT BULLS: 940kg Lim. to £128, 990kg AA. to £126, 1020kg Char. to £123, 1100kg Char. to £122, 1080kg Lim. to £122, 930kg Ch. to £117, 880kg Lim. to £112, 1160kg Ch. to £110, 830kg Hol. to £110, 920kg Ch. to £102.

FAT STEERS (overage): 490kg Lim. to £174, 700kg Lim. to £164, 580kg L;im. to £162, 650kg Lim. to £161, 650kg B/B. to £161, 750kg Lim. to £151, 650kg Lim. to £151, 580kg Lim. to £142, 710kg Lim. to £135, 930kg Lim. to £130, 590kg Fr. to £109.

FAT STEERS (underage): Newtownhamilton Producer 540kg AA. to £189, and 540kg Fr. to £178, Lisnaskea Producer 470kg Lim. to £186, and 620kg Lim. to £172. Lisnaskea Producer 570kg to £185, Saintfield Producer 620kg to £181, Fivemiletown Producer 540kg to £179, Pomeroy Producer 710kg to £175, Armagh Producer 550kg Fr. to £149, 530kg Fr. to £149, 520kg Fr. to £149, 490kg Fr. to £144, 560kg Fr. to £144.

FAT HEIFERS (underage): 510kg Lim. to £199, 650kg Sim. to £179, 420kg Lim. to £178, 520kg Lim. to £172, 490kg Lim. to £162, 510kg Sim. to £158, 500kg Fr. to £149, 510kg Ch. to £147, 510kg Fr. to £134, 530kg Fr. to £132, 540kg Fr. to £128, 560kg Fr. to £120,

STORE BULLOCKS (208)

A very strong demand in this section with strong stores selling to £1420 for 740kg and 620kg to £1330 for a Tynan Producer. S Cluff Trillick sold 710kg to £1385, 720kg to £1360. J Love Fintona 710kg to £1360, 710kg to £1290, and 680kg to £1285. Dungannon Producer 730kg to £1350. D Rafferty Cappagh 750kg to £1330I S Farrell Fivemiletown 690kg to £1351680kg to £1285, and 590kg to £1260. R Keys Fivemiletown 580kg to £1310, 600kg to £1245, 590kg to £1235 and 590kg to £1225. J Keys Clogher 630kg to £1260, twice and 570kg to £1245. M Love Fintona 620kg to £1240.

STORES 410KG TO 500KG: S Lappin Armagh 480kg to £1070 and 460kg to £1050. P McMeel Augher 460kg to £1070. Pomeroy Producer 450kg to £1070. Birches Producer 490kg to £1060, 480kg to £1040, and 430kg to £980. J T McClave Rosslea 460kg to £1050. E McDermott Augher 430kg to £1025430kg to £1000, and 430kg to £995. N V McGarvey Omagh 450kg to £1020, 470kg to £985 and 410kg to £980. Pomeroy Producer 460kg to £1020. J Lavery Antrim 430kg to £990 and 430kg to £970. E Campbell Coalisland 450kg to £990. P Tally Galbally 460kg to £985. J & D Greenaway Birches 460kg to £965.

STORES 400KG & UNDER: J Lavery Antrim 340kg to £880. G McKee Coalisland 330kg to £850.

STORE HEIFERS (164)

Terrific demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1355 for 630kg to J Love Fintona. Roy Keys Fivemiletown sold 600kg to £1280, 640kg to £1225, and 590kg to £1190. M Magee Omagh 590kg to £1230, 600kg to £1200, 560kg to £1190, 540kg to £1170, 620kg to £1160 and 590kg to £1130. E Gillespie Dungannon 620kg to £1200 , and 620kg to £1140. G Elliott Magheraveely 600kg to £1185. A T Fiddis Derrygonnelly 640kg to £1170. Roy Keys Fivemiletown 520kg to £1155. J McCusker Fermanagh 560kg to £1150. M Nesbitt Armagh 540kg to £1150 and 520kg to £1135. M/S J D & D R Hall Richill 540kg to £1115.

STORES 410KG TO 500KG: K McCrory S.M.X. 480kg to £1105. P McCann S/M.X. 480kg to £1060 and 430kg to £930. W Mc Cairns Lurgan 470kg to £1030. S Owens Kinawley 490kg to £1025 and 460kg to £925. M A Lee Tempo 460kg to £1020. H Brennan Cookstown 460kg to £1005. S McGuinness Greysteel 480kg to £1005. D Liggett Clogher 460kg to £1000 and 460kg to £990. I Whiteman Fermanagh 440kg to £1000 and 440kg to £915.

STORES 400KG & UNDER: Moneymore Producer 400kg to £1050 twice. P McCann S.M.X. 390kg to £930. J & DM Greenaway Birches 400kg to £910 and 390kg to £865. L R Johnston Fermanagh 390kg to £970. S McGuinness Greysteel 390kg to £870 and 400kg to £800. I & K Meehan Tempo 400kg to £855 P Campbell Coalisland 360kg to £780. E McCaffery Tempo 360kg to £770, 330kg to £765, and 360kg to £760.

WEANLINGS (312)

A large entry sold readily to a brisk demand with Steers & Bulls selling to £1190 for 440kg to A T Armstrong Dromore (TY) L R Johnston Fermanagh 410kg to £1000. H Brennan Cookstown 410kg to £970. T J Aiken Kesh 410kg to £965360kg to £915, and 350kg to £910. M McCrystal Ballygawley 360kg to £960, 320kg to £925, and 300kg to £900. F A Kenwell Omagh 370kg to £960, 380kg to £950 and 340kg to £925. M Gormley S.M.X. 420kg to £950 and 350kg to £925. R McCall Keady 390kg to £945. P & A Connelly Rosslea 430kg to £940. G Morrow F.M.T. 350kg to £900. J Courtney Fermanagh 340kg to £900.

WEANLING HEIFERS: A T Armstrong Dromore (TY) 390kg to £1180 and 340kg to £920. A C Moane F.M.T. sold 480kg to £1005. D Kenwell Dromore (TY) 440kg to £915. M G McAleer Omagh 340kg to £910. M Gormley S.M.X. sold 350kg to £880. Mountain View Farm Ltd Augher 370kg to £875 and 420kg to £820. H Brennan Cookstown 360kg to £875 and 370kg to £860. M McVeigh Dungannon 340kg to £850. M Foy F.M.T. sold 290kg to £825. C G Mannagh Omagh 310kg to £825. M & B O Hanlon Ballygawley 340kg to £805 and 300kg to £800. L R Johnston Fermanagh 320kg to £800. J Courtney Fermanagh 330kg to £800 H Rutledge Fermanagh 370kg to £800 and 320kg to £795.

DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS

Trade was quieter this week however A G McGovern Fivemiletown sold a Calved Heifer to £1500. A Ballinamallard Producer sold Calved Heifers to £1240, £1170, £1150, £1060, £1050, and £985. Wm Loughrin Caledon £1200 and £1110 for Calved Heifers. Armagh Producer £1100 for Calved Heifer.

A selection of young maiden heifers sold from £405 to £500

BREEDING BULLS: RWF Brownlee £1520 for Ped Reg Limm. and £1200 for another younger one (done no work) J W Hall £1230 for Ped. Non Reg Simm(done no work) M Donaghy £1100 for 3/4 Bred B/B. (done no work)

SUCKLER COWS & CALVES

Another large entry sold to a very keen demand with Augher Producer T Cassidy selling a 2nd Calver & Bull Calf to £2100, Heifer & Heifer Calf to £1860, £1700 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1700 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. K McCrory Sixmilecross £1700 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. and £1610 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. R Robinson Pomeroy £1510 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. G McGahan Dungannon £1500 for a Heifer with Bull & Heifer Calves. and £1390 for Heifer & Bull Calf. P Conlon Benburb £1450 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. D Little Caledon £1400 for 08 Cow & Heifer Calf. D Ryan Dungannon £1400 for 09 Cow & Bull Calf. J F McBride Omagh £1305 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf. Mountview Cattle Ltd Dungannon £1300 for Heifer & Bull Calf

Lots of others sold from £1055 to £1290.

INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: F G McCaughey Antrim £1360 and £1150. J McKenna Pomeroy £1160 twice, £1080 and £1060. A O Neill Loughgall £1160, £1080, £1030 and £1000 twice.

DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES

A full house this week again sold easily to a very keen demand Bull Calves (under 2 months) sold to £485 and £450 for Chars to D Clarke Fermanagh D Connell Newry £480 for Her. W J & R McConkey Cookstown £415 for Daq. Mary Owens Kinawley £410 for Ch and £400 and £370 for Limms. G Munroe Omagh £400 for B/B. P Mullan Dungannon £380 for Lim. C Elkin Omagh £370 for B/B.

HEIFERS: Wm. Wilson Dungannon £500 for B/B. C Loane Kesh £490 for Ch. P T Loughran Pomeroy £485 for Her. D & A Davis Omagh £465 for Ch. M Howe Enniskillen £365 for Her. P A Fee Tempo £360 for Lim.

REARED BULLS: M & G Monaghan Augher £750 for Ch and £700 for Lim. E J Mitchell Clogher £665, £620 and £600 for Simms. C Loane Kesh £630 and £510 for Chars. Glenrea Farms Ballygawley £535 twice for Herefords.

REARED HEIFERS: R E Wilson Trillick £810 for Ch and £795 for Lim. S McGovern Clogher £670 for Ch. P T Loughran Cookstown £655 twice, and £550 for Simms. M O Neill Ballygawley £610 for Ch. G Munroe Omagh £600 for Sim. W Johnston Fermanagh £580 for Lim. and £570 for AA. Pomeroy Producer £570 for S/H. £565 and £540 for Limms £542 and £500 for Herefords.