A larger entry of 1306 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart this week sold to an improving demand for quality lots in all sections.
In the fatstock ring 408 lots listed sold easily with cow heifers selling to £189 for a 640kg Lim, £181 for a 690kg Ch and £172 for a 530kg Ch.
Beef cows sold to £182 for a 880kg B/Blue, £171 for a 730kg Lim and £167 for a 750kg S/Horn.
Leading prices as follows: Cookstown producer 640kg Lim to £189. Kilkeel producer 880kg B/B to £182. Brookeborough producer 690kg Ch to £181. Cookstown producer 530kg Ch to £172. Omagh producer 730kg Lim to £171. Armagh producer 620kg Ch to £168. Ballygawley producer 750kg S/H to £167 and 740kg Lim to £156. Lisnaskea producer 640kg Ch to £167. Fivemiletown producer 710kg Lim to £165. Cookstown producer 560kg Lim to £165. Brookeborough producer 560kg Sim to £165 and 670kg Lim to £165. Armagh producer 520kg Lim to £162. Cullyhanna producer 530kg Her to £161. Camlough producer 620kg Lim to £160 and 560kg Lim to £152. Ballygawley producer 700kg Lim to £153. Omagh producer 520kg Sal to £152. Enniskillen producer 690kg Her to £151. Moneymore producer 630kg Lim to £150 and 660kg Lim to £148.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £146 per 100kg.
Second quality lots sold from £110 to £126 per 100kg.
Well fleshed Friesian cows sold from £106 to £112 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £80 to £97 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £52 to £74 per 100kg.
FAT BULLS: 760kg Ch to £115, 800kg Lim to £111, 1090kg Ch to £109, 960kg Lim to £108, 980kg Her to £107, 1010kg Hol to £104, 970kg AA to £101, 930kg Lim to £99, 980kg Ch to £98, 850kg Lim to £95.
FAT STEERS (overage): 730kg Ch to £177, 680kg Lim to £172, 650kg Lim to £168, 700kg AA to £161, 660kg Lim to £158, 630kg Lim to £155, 580kg Ch to £152, 590kg Lim to £142, 650kg Fr to £133, 660kg Sim to £128, 620kg Hol to £109, 650kg Fr to £100.
FAT STEERS (underage): 680kg Ch to £194, 670kg Lim to £190, 690kg Lim to £182, 700kg Lim to £178, 660kg Lim to £178, 440kg AA to £176, 730kg Lim to £175, 740kg Lim to £174, 610kg Lim to £174, 710kg Ch to £173, 700kg Ch to £173, 760kg AA to £173, 720kg Shb to £167, 740kg B/B to £166, 700kg Sim to £162.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 770kg Daq to £170, 610kg B/B to £163, 700kg AA to £162, 490kg Lim to £155, 540kg Sim to £154, 700kg AA to £151, 460kg Her to £136, 440kg Her to £128, 470kg Hol to £125, 480kg Fr to £119, 520kg Fr to £118, 520kg Fr to £110, 540kg Fr to £103.
STORE BULLOCKS (186): A good steady demand in this section with strong stores selling to £1325 for a 740kg Lim and 700kg Lim to £1315 for a Ballygawley producer. W Martin, Caledon 690kg Ch to £1290. S Hall, Magheraveely 770kg Ch to £1285, 650kg Ch to £1230, 640kg Ch to £1200 and 670kg Ch to £1190. W Noble, Clogher 730kg B/B to £1265. Baden Keys, Fivemiletown 730kg Ch to £1230, 710kg Ch to £1220, 670kg Sim to £1210, and 630kg Ch to £1180. A Goodman, Newry 640kg Ch to £1225 and 660kg Ch to £1200. R Martin, Portadown 630kg Ch to £1185 and 600kg B/B to £1170. T McVitty, Fermanagh 620kg Lim to £1180 and 590kg Lim to £1170.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 530KG: T Quinn, Galbally 530kg Ch to £1080. P Sharkey. Fermanagh 500kg Lim to £990. S E Stevenson, Derrylee 490kg Lim to £935. D O’Hagan, Maghera 480kg Ch to £930. M King, Fintona 460kg Lim to £865 440kg Sim to £845, 440kg Lim to £845 and 480kg Sim to £800. G J Chambers, Moneymore 440kg Lim to £835 and 420kg Lim to £765. T Quinn, Galbally 430kg Ch to £805. Ballygawley producer 490kg Lim to £795, 410kg Lim to £795, 490kg Fkv to £790.
SMALLER STORES 400KG & UNDER: W Law, Aughnacloy 400kg Ch to £880. R J Keenan, Fivemiletown 390kg Lim to £800 and 370kg Lim to £760. T J Law, Aughnacloy 400kg Ch to £780. G J Chambers, Moneymore 370kg Lim to £750. A and K McKeown, Clogher 340kg Her to £615.
STORE HEIFERS: Strong demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1280 for a 720kg Ch, 650kg Ch to £1205, 680kg Lim to £1200, 680kg Ch to £1195, 640kg Ch to £1195, 690kg Ch to £1195, 610kg Ch to £1180 and 610kg Ch to £1120. P McAleer, Pomeroy 670kg Ch to £1225 and 580kg Ch to £1085. W G Donnelly, Omagh 660kg Ch to £1175 and 660kg Sim to £1150. S Heenan, Fintona 670kg Lim to £1170 and 590kg Lim to £1150. P Campbell, Coalisland 560kg Lim to £1130. A Harley, Plumbridge 590kg Ch to £1090. B McKenna, Dungannon 570kg Lim to £1070.
MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: M Beacom, Ederney 490kg Lim to £945. P J Earley, Fintona 480kg Ch to £935. P Tally, Dungannon 460kg Lim to £935 and 450kg Lim to £805. B Henderson, Fermanagh 480kg Sim to £935, 490kg Lim to £900, 490kg Lim to £895 and 460kg Sim to £810. B McKenna, Dungannon 490kg Lim to £900, 500kg Ch to £890, 480kg Lim to £865, E Kelly, Augher 440kg Ch to £870. S Heenan, Fintona 460kg Lim to £825. M Beattie, Fivemiletown 410kg Ch to £820.
SMALLER STORES 400KG & UNDER: T G Dunne, Tempo 390kg Ch to £800, 360kg Lim to £745 and 340kg Ch to £685. T Dunne, Tempo 370kg Ch to £785, 400kg Ch to £745 and 280kg Ch to £565. T Quinn, Galbally 380kg Ch to £720, 380kg Daq to £670 and 390kg Ch to £645. G J Chambers, Moneymore 390kg Lim to £710, 380kg Lim to £685, 360kg Lim to £685 and 390kg Lim to £670.
WEANLINGS (432): A large entry sold to a brisk demand with steers and bulls selling to £1060 for a 590kg Char for F Boyle, Rosslea. T Grew, Corranny 510kg Ch to £930, 470kg Lim to £900, 420kg Ch to £895. D McLaren, Omagh 450kg Lim to £910. L Johnston, Tempo 390kg Ch to £905 and 390kg Ch to £880. F Boyle, Rosslea 520kg Ch to £895 and 510kg Ch to £885. J Donaghy, Clogher 430kg Ch to £890. P G Grew, Rosslea 490kg Ch to £890. J I Johnston, Rosslea 430kg Ch to £885. M McCaughey, Clogher 350kg Lim to £875. J Martin, Moneymore 410kg Ch to £870. R Robinson, Portadown 470kg Ch to £870 and 350kg Ch to £865. T Smyth, Dromore 350kg Ch to £865. B Cassidy, Rosslea 350kg Ch to £855. M Meegan, Omagh 430kg Ch to £840. J Mairs, Lurgan 320kg Lim to £840.
WEANLING HEIFERS: J Patterson, Drumquin 410kg Ch to £870, 370kg Ch to £820, 350kg Ch to £775, 350kg Ch to £770 380kg Ch to £740 and 2360kg Ch to £720. L Johnston, Tempo 380kg Ch to £840, 370kg Ch to £745, 340kg Ch to £740 and 330kg Ch to £725. R Birney, Ederney 410kg Lim to £830 and 360kg Lim to £740. W Phair, Lisbellaw 370kg Ch to £760. S Devine, Ballygawley 400kg AA to £750. Pomeroy producer 330kg Ch to £740. T Smyth, Dromore 330kg Ch to £735. J Mairs, Lurgan 330kg Lim to £735. J Martin, Moneymore 350kg Ch to £725. P Hackett, Augher 320kg Ch to £720. E Cassidy, Augher 350kg Ch to £715.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: A quieter demand this week however A Brown, Banbridge sold a calved heifer to £1130. S Haffey, Lurgan £1100 and £1000 for calved heifers. Brookeborough producer £1090 and £980 for calved heifers. Lurgan producer £1100 for third calver.
Special entry next week 10 calved and springing cows from a Fermanagh producer.
BREEDING BULLS: A O’Neill £1300 for pedigree registered Simm. G Devenny £1250 for pedigree registered Limm. R Hall £1075 for pedigree non registered Simm. D Connell £1150 for pedigree non registered Daq.
Special entry next week two pedigree non registered AA bulls
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES: Another good turnout this week sold to a brisk demand with Wm Rainey, Ballygawley selling an 05 cow and bull calf to £1450. Pomeroy producer £1405 for 09 cow and heifer calf and £1300 for 2011 cow and bull calf (three teater).
P Donnelly, Ballygawley £1300 for heifer and heifer calf and £1060 for heifer and bull calf. R and D Hamilton, Drumquin £1280 for heifer and heifer calf.
SPRINGING COWS & HEIFERS: D Gormley £1150, £1140, £1045, £990, £920, £915 and £845. I H Elliott, £1050. Aughnacloy producer £1050, £1040, and £900. A O’Neill £990, £970 and £900.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES: Sharp demand in this section with bull calves (under two months) selling to £625 for an outstanding Char from H Leary, Newtownbutler. T Donohoe, Derrylin £400 twice for B/Bs. I V Hawkes, Omagh £345 for AA. D McManus, Derrylin £340 for Lim. D H and K J Buchannon, Dungannon £340 for Fkv. C Quinn, Ballygawley £335 for Sim.
HEIFERS: Kesh producer £390 for Lim. G Foster, Kinawley £360, £355 and £328 for AAs. Dungannon producer £325, £222 and £318 for Lims. A Kelly, Omagh £315 and £310 for AAs.
REARED BULLS: M Thornton, Kinawley £680 for Her. D H and K J Buchannon, Dungannon £655ffor Fkv and £620 for AA. P McCauley, Bellanaleck £650 for Lim and £645 for AA. J McCrystal, Ballygawley £635 for Lim. F Corrigan, Clogher £620 for Ch. Clogher producer £602 for Her. P J Conwell, Donamana ££600, £570 and £490 for Chars. K Murray, Omagh £580 for Ch. D Conwell, Donamana £580 for Ch.
REARED HEIFERS: D Thornton, Kinawley £660 for Ch. P Thompson, Derrygonnelly £585 for Lim. P McCauley, Bellanaleck £570 for Ch. F Corrigan, Clogher £555 twice for Chars. J Pickens, Fintona £545 for Lim. K Murray, Omagh £540 for Ch. J McDonagh, Brookeborough £520 for Ch. P J Conwell, Donamana £510 for Lim £480 twice and £465 for Chars. P McCauley, Kinawley £490 for Lim. T McDermot, Fivemiletown £485 for Lim and £480 for Ch.