Another large entry of 1272 Cattle came under the hammer at Clogher Mart this week with a good steady demand reported in all sections.
In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers topped £184 per 100kg for a 570kg Char. with Beef Cows selling to £165 for a 710kg lim. and an 800kg Ch. to £162. Leading prices Dungannon Producer 570kg to £184. Magheraveely Producer 530kg to £177. Trillick Producer 350kg to £172. Fermanagh Producer 570kg to £167. Strabane Producer 710kg to £165. Lisburn Producer 500kg to £164. Warrenpoint Producer 520kg to £162. Lurgan Producer 800kg to £162. Portadown Producer 490kg to £161.Fermanagh Producer 630kg Ch. to £160 and 590kg to £153. Fermanagh Producer 490kg to £160. Killeter Producer 690kg to £160. Rosslea Producer 590kg to £159. Armagh Producer 640kg to £159. Claudy Producer 700kg to £156. Moneymore Producer 590kg to £153. Florencecourt Producer 560kg to £153. Pomeroy Producer 690kg to £152 and 640kg to £150.
Other quality lots sold from £130 to £148 per 100kg
2nd quality lots sold from £112 to £128 per 100kg
Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £109 to £121 per 100kg
Plainer lots sold from £85 to £110 per 100kg
Poorer types sold from £58 to £77 per 100kg
FAT BULLS: 1010kg Lim. to £139, 100kg Lim. to £130, 970kg Ayr. to £119, 1060kg Char. to £101.
FAT STEERS (overage): 710kg Lim. to £177, 640kg Ch. to £176, 590kg Lim. to £174, 630kg Ch. to £172, 600kg Lim. to £170, Friesians sold 630kg to £133, 580kg to £132, 560kg to £132, 540kg to £132, 610kg to £129, 690kg to £129, 700kg Hol. to £114.
FAT STEERS (underage): 550kg AA. to £185, 560kg Her. to £183, 550kg Ch. to £171, 630kg Lim. to £169, 650kg AA. to £164, 530kg Daq. to £162, 680kg Fkv. to £162, 490kg B/B. to £157, 560kg B/B. to £155, 570kg Fkv. to £154, 500kg Her. to £150, 600kg Fr. to £146, 700kg Fr. to £144, 640kg Fr. to £138.
FAT HEIFERS (underage): 520kg AA. to £193, 520kg AA. to £191, 540kg Ch. to £172, 490kg M/B. to £166, 690kg Ch. to £163, 540kg Ch. to £155, Friesians sold from £131 to £143 per 100kg
STORE BULLOCKS (206)
Trade remains firm for quality lots with strong stores selling to £1430 for 780kg and 730kg to £1350 for a Dungannon Producer. Ballygawley Producer sold 700kg to £1325, 630kg to £1285, and 640kg to £1275. J A Henry Fintona 660kg to £1290, 670kg to £1245, 620kg to £1175, and 610kg to £1110. J Stinson Dungannon 650kg to £1255, 690kg to £1240, and 680kg to £1150. S Brannigan Dungannon 660kg to £1185. Clogher Producer 540kg to £1150. W H Stockdale Clogher 580kg to £1150 and 570kg to £1105. M J Shannon Stewartstown 530kg to £1110.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: J L Heagney Clogher 480kg to £1058. P McAloon Rosslea 480kg to £1055 and 450kg to £972. T Noble Lisbellaw 450kg to £1040, 460kg to £980, 450kg to £970, and 480kg to £950. Kesh Producer 450kg to £1035, P Tally Dungannon 490kg to £1020. W A Boyd Clogher 490kg to £1000 , 500kg to £975 and 480kg to £965. D Hynds Hillsborough 480kg to £985, 490kg to £980 and 470kg to £970. Clogher Producer 440kg to £980. Wm. Vogan Killylea 450kg to £950. B Corrigan Rosslea 430kg to £940.
STORES 400KG & UNDER: M O’Kane Cookstown 400kg to £970. H I Bell Cookstown 340kg to £890 and 300kg to £780. Pomeroy Producer 340kg to £805, 320kg to £775, 320kg to £770, and 310kg to £680, L Fay Dungannon 320kg Her. to £670, 320kg to £605, and 290kg to £580. T Noble Lisbellaw 320kg AA. to £650. H Smith Ballygawley 350kg Hol. to £520.
STORE HEIFERS (158)
A good steady demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1250 for 570kg to John Mullan Dungannon Noel Tierney Dungannon sold 600kg to £1220, 610kg to £1210, 620kg to £1205, 620kg to £1100, and 570kg to £1090. Lisburn Producer 580kg to £1195, 630kg to £1170, and 550kg to £1090. K A Tubman Fermanagh 610kg to £1175. O Harpur Castlederg 520kg to £1175. W Campbell Clogher 510kg to £1170 ,610kg to £1100, 590kg to £1100 and 580kg to £1085. E Rodgers Aughnacloy 540kg to £1160. H McCarney Fintona 550kg to £1145 R Liggett Caledon 510kg to £1120.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG: John Mullan Dungannon 500kg to £1190 and 440kg to £890. Pomeroy Producer 50kg to £1165. E Rodgers Aughnacloy 490kg to £1120, 480kg to £1100, 450kg to £965 and 470kg to £890. B O Neill Dungannon 480kg to £1085. H McCarney Fintona 500kg to £1040. W Campbell Clogher 480kg to £10-15. P L Haugh Birches 490kg to £1000. G Taggart Coalisland 470 kg to £1000. S & C Monaghan Cookstown 460kg to £980. P J McMenamin Drumquin 460kg to £910.
STORES 400KG & UNDER : P L Haugh Birches 400kg to £915. L McGinnity Keady 400kg to £860 and 390kg to £765. P McGinnity Armagh 390kg tom £820. N & H Johnston Fermanagh 400kg to £810, 370kg to £755, 360kg to £745, 350kg to £670 and 310kg to £640. W H Edwards Caledon 400kg to £780. G J Chambers Moneymore 390kg to £755. Fermanagh Producer 360kg to £720 and 370kg to £690. M McKibben Dundrum 320kg to £690.
A very keen demand for quality sorts with Steers & Bulls selling to £945 for 400kg to E P Robinson Fivemiletown. Garrison Producer 470kg to £920. M Beattie Fivemiletown 380kg to £900. P McGinley Eskra 420kg to £900, and 410kg to £850. J & D M Greenaway Birches 410kg to £890, 370kg to £870 and 420kg to £850. B McGee Aughnacloy 440kg to £880. Clogher Producer 390kg to £880, 350kg to £870, 420kg to £870 and 390kg to £865. W Hetherington S.M.X. 360kg to £870L Johnston Tempo 440kg to £870, J M McGovern Clogher 350kg to £850. T J Turbitt Ballygawley 340kg to £850.
WEANLING HEIFERS: E O’Hanlon Clogher 400kg to £820, 360kg to £885, 370kg to £880, 370kg to £845, 390kg to £840, and 340kg to £795. N Thornton Enniskillen 380kg to £885, and 360kg to £825. Clogher Producer 330kg to £840. P McConnell Clogher 340kg to £825and 340kg to £805. P & S O Neill Coalisland 370kg to £805. P McGinley Eskra 320kg to £800. Mountain View Farm Ltd. Augher 360kg to £800. D Snow Kesh 340kg to £800.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
A large entry sold to a slower demand however Oswald Mitchell Eskra sold a Calved Heifer to £1500 with £1200 and £1130 for others. Wm Loughrin Caledon £1375 each for Calved Heifers. K A Rooney Florencecourt £1310 and £1090 for Calved Cows Ballygawley Producer £1300 each for Calved Heifers.
A batch of young heifers sold from £340 to £405. Older ones sold to £650 each.
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
Another large turnout sold readily although quality lots were in short supply however I Duff Dungannon sold an 09 Cow & Heifer Calf to £1600, 2010 Cow & Heifer Calf to £1220, 09 Cow & Heifer Calf to £1165 and an 04 Cow & Heifer Calf to £960. C Mc Combe Clogher £1440 for Heifer & Bull Calf and £1330 for 2nd Calver with Heifer Calf. C Quinn Ballygawley £1430 for 2010 Cow & Bull Calf. B Murphy Kilkeel £1280 for 09 Cow & Bull Calf. S Boden Dungannon £1230 and £1205 for Heifers & Heifer Calves. Lots of other outfits sold from £900 to £1180.
INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: WJ & D Fee £1160 and £1100, M Lucy £1090, C McDonald £1050, D Foy £1040, W Gabbie £965, S Eagleson £980 and £850.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
A smaller entry sold to a brisk demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £470 and £380 for Chars to a Fermanagh Producer N McKenzie Dungannon £410 and £335 for Au. S & A McGinley Eskra £385 for S/H. B Montgomery Lisnaskea £370 for Her. D McClean F.M.T. £360 and £335 for Limms. P Keelagher F.M.T. ££345 and £340 twice for Chars.
HEIFERS: A Hughes Dungannon £370 for Sim. B Montgomery Lisnaskea £340 for Her. K & A Veitch Lisbellaw £335 for B/B. D I Hoey Maguiresbridge £330 for Lim. E Crawford Stewartstown £325 for Her.
REARED BULLS: R Birney Ederney £720 and £700 for Limms. M J McManus F.M.T. £600 for Sim. I V Hawkes Omagh £575 and £560 twice for AAs. Fermanagh Producer £535 for Sim. B Ward Dungannon £520 and £465 for AAs.
REARED HEIFERS: D Snow Kesh £635 for B/B. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £630 for Ch., £600 for Lim. and £540 for Sim. Wm Wilson Dungannon ££600 for Ch. M Connelly Rosslea £465 for Ch. E Crawford Stewartstown £460 twice , £400 and £385 for Fkv. I V Hawkes Omagh £455 for AA. B Ward Dungannon £415 for Lim.