A larger entry of 1090 cattle came under the hammer this week at Clogher Mart with a strong demand reported in all sections.
In the fatstock ring beef cows topped £226 for a 770kg B/Blue. £209 for a 710kg Daq. and £186 for a 710kg Daq. Cow heifers sold to £215 for a 610kg B/Blue £180 for a 590kg Lim and £179 for a 560kg Lim.
Leading prices: Fivemiletown Producer £770kg to £226, 610kg to £176, and 630kg to £173. Donaghmore Producer 610kg to £215. and 560kg to £179. Toome Producer 710kg to £209 ,710kg to £186, and 650kg to £170. Carnlough Producer 680kg to £202. Augher Producer 700kg to £185 and 640kg to £172. Aughnacloy Producer 590kg to £180. Cookstown Producer 680kg to £180. Portadown Producer 520kg to £175. Fivemiletown Producer 640kg to £172. Lisnaskea Producer 610kg to £167. Benburb Producer 780kg to £166. Cookstown Producer 490kg to £165. Pomeroy Producer 630kg to £164. Castlederg Producer 630kg to £160.
Other quality lots sold from £135 to £158 per 100kg.
2nd quality lots sold from £115 to £132 per 100kg.
Well fleshed Friesian cows sold from £116 to £124 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £88 to £108 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £60 to £84 per 100kg.
1130 Hol. sold to £116 . 760kg Sim. sold to £108. 750kg Fries sold to £90.
FAT STEERS (overage)
600kg Fries. to £162, 600kg Daq. to £160, 680kg Ch. to £151, 740kg Fries. to £148, 640kf Ch. to £147, 660kg Fries. to £143, 550kg Fries. to £138, 720kg Fries. to £135.
FAT STEERS (underage)
630kg Ch. to £182, 810kg Her. to £173, 590kg Fkv. to £170, 540kg Sim. to £170, 700kg Her. to £169, 560kg B/B. to £166, 580kg Fr. to £164 twice 550kg Fr. to £164, 560kg Fr. to £164, 500kg Fr. to £157, 680kg Sim. to £154, 830kg Sim. to £152, 770kg Sim. to £150, 640kg Fkv. to £143.
FAT HEIFERS (underage)
480kg AA. to £199, 590kg Char. to £192, 560kg AA. to £186, 690kg Char. to £184, 520kg Her. to £180, 510kg Sim. to £172, 530kg Fkv. to £166, 630kg Fries. to £142, 530kg Hol. to £133, 490kg Hol. to £130.
A very sharp demand in this section with strong stores selling to £1465 for 740kg, 790kg to £1450, 750kg to £1445, 690kg to £1435, 730kg to £1390, and 700kg to £1340 for RJP and JH Mawhinney Moneymore. R Martin Portadown sold 700kg to £1425, 680kg to £1385, 650kg to £1325, and 630kg to £1305. J Lendrum Fivemiletown 700kg to £1375, 730kg to £1375, 710kg to £1365, and 680kg to £1335. K G Walker Portadown 700kg to £1370, 800kg to £1350, and 700kg to £1295. S J Finlay Clogher 630kg to £1315. R E McCrea Fivemiletown 700kg to £1315 and 640kg to £1305.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG
J J McDonnell Fivemiletown 490kg to £1115. J McSorley Beragh 410kg to £1095, 440kg to £1055, and 410kg to £930. T Davis Strabane 500kg to £1085. P Mohan Fivemiletown 490kg to £1085, 480kg to £1000, and 430kg to £895. C Bullock Aghalane 490kg to £995. M Boyle Cooneen 410kg to £990. M Beattie Fivemiletown 420kg to £985. P Gormley Dungannon 480kg to £960.
STORES 400KG and UNDER
J McSorley Beragh 380kg to £990, 330kg to £845, and 310kg to £785. M Boyle Cooneen 400kg to £900. M McGeown Armagh 350kg to £750 , 330kg to £695, and 320kg to £600.
A very keen demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1350 for 610kg , 670kg to £1250, 580kg to £1235, 670kg to £1210 and 610kg to £1135 for P Daly Benburb. J Lendrum Fivemiletown 700kg to £1350, 740kg to £1345, and 590kg to £1235. E Little Brookeborough 640kg to £1290, 590kg to £1220, and 560kg to £1185. P McGleenon Armagh 620kg to £1265and 560kg to £1150. G McGlone Clogher 600kg to £1255 and 640kg to £1215. F Flynn Fermanagh 610kg to £1205. D Keegan Loughgall 580kg to £1160. J L Heagney Clogher 520kg to £1150. S Bingham Augher 530kg to £1145. R Murphy Pomeroy 600kg to £1140.
STORES 410KG TO 500KG
B Collins Brookeborough 480kg to £1080. D J Mullan Dungannon 480kg to £1035. C Bullock Aghalane 500kg to £1005 and 450kg to £960. S Williamson Benburb 480kg to £985 and 410kg to £825. B Bell Armagh 460kg to £970, 440kg to £925, 480kg to £850. P McCaughey Augher 480kg to £940 and 470kg to £790. A Beggan Rosslea 430kg to £880. S Heenan Fintona 420kg to £855, 420kg to £830 and 410kg to £765.
STORES 400KG and UNDER
B Bell Armagh 400kg to £900. S Heenan Fintona 390kg to £870, 360kg to £720, 370kg to £650, 340kg to £640, and 370kg to £635. B Beggan Rosslea 390kg to £810. J L Heagney 400kg to £810. C and J Boyd Lurgan 370kg to £775. G Park Stewartstown 380kg to £740. A Beggan Rosslea 390kg to £740 and 390kg to £670. P McMahon Rosslea 380kg to £735. T and A Hume Strabane 390kg to £675. R Wallace Donemana 360kg to £640. J Leitch Castlederg 300kg to £630.
A good entry of quality weanlings on offer with Steers and Bulls selling to £1010 for a 410kg Ch. 410kg Ch. to £950 and a 360kg Ch. to £900 for R Watson Augher. E Cassidy Fertmanagh 520kg Lim. to £970. J M McGovern Clogher 390kg Ch. to £950 and a 360kg Ch. to £880. K Farrell Fivemiletown 360kg Ch. to £945. Wm McKitterick Armagh 490kg Sim. to £920 and a 540kg Sim. to £910. M McCrory Sixmilecross 360kg Lim. to £910, 360kg Lim. to £900, 350kg Lim. to £895, 370kg Ch. to £880 and 350kg Lim. to £875. Carnlough Producer 420kg Ch. to £900. B McKenna Eskra 400kg Sim. to £890, and 410kg Sim. to £885. K McCrumlish Omagh 360kg Ch. to £880. G McKee Coalisland 410kg Lim. to £870.
B Bell Armagh 430kg Ch. to £985, 330kg Her. to £955, 390kg Ch. to £945, 380kg Her. to £925, 420kg Ch. to £910, 430kg Ch. to £900, 380kg Ch. to £890, 420kg Ch. to £890, 380kg Ch. to £890, and 340kg Ch. to £790. J McGeough Pomeroy 430kg Ch. to £900. A C Moane Cooneen 390kg Lim. to £900 and 410kg Ch. to £825. Kesh Producer 380kg Ch. to £890, 340kg Lim. to £850, and 340kg Ch. to £815. W J and D Fee Brookeborough 390kg Lim. to £830. J A Little Fermanagh 400kg Ch. to £790. J Graham Ederney 330kg Lim. to £780.
DAIRY COWS and HEIFERS
A small entry sold to £1175 for a calved Ayr. Heifer and £1115 for a calved Fr. Heifer from R Givan Dungannon. W C Edwards Tempo sold 3rd Calvers to £1120 and £1000.
J J Robinson £1230 for Ped. Reg Limm. J H McGeown £1200 for Ped. Reg Limm. R Murphy £1110 for Ped. Non Reg Limm. Donaghmore Producer £955 for Ped Non Reg Hereford.
SUCKLER COWS and CALVES
Another full yard of quality stock this week again sold easily to a very keen demand with P J Smyth Fermanagh selling a 2nd Calver and Bull Calf to £2000 and an 08 Cow and Bull Calf to £1530. M/S B P and M Quinn Pomeroy Heifer and Bull Calf to £1940, Heifer and Bull Claf to £1935 and Heifer and Heifer Calf to £1440. Harold Smith Ballygawley £1700 for Heifer and Heifer Calf, £1510 for Heifer and Bull Calf, £1440 for Heifer and Bull Calf, £1410 for Heifer and Bull Calf, £1410 twice for Heifers and Heifer Calves. and £1405 for Heifer and Heifer Calf. R Hadden Dungannon £1670 and £1610 for Heifers with Bull Calves. and £1550 for Heifer and Heifer Calf. B McCullogh Greencastle £1570 for 06 Cow and Bull Calf and £1570 for 08 Cow and Heifer Calf. A Leonard Largy £1565 for 06 Cow and Bull Calf. J T Lynch Fermanagh £1540 and £1480 for Heifers with Bull Calves Mountview Cattle Dungannon £1500 for Heifer and Bull Calf and £1400 for 2nd Calver and Bull Calf. Several other outfits sold from £900 to £1370..
INCALF COWS and HEIFERS
Mountview Cattle £1400 and £1100. J Rea £1100. Dungannon Producer £1090, £1055, and £905. S McGeown £985 and £960.
DROPPED CALVES and REARED CALVES
There was another large entry this week again with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £565 for a Char to J Richardson Portadown T Hughes Omagh £545 for Ch. M Bogan Fintona £530 for Lim. J McDonnell Cooneen £469 for Ch. K Moore Augher £420 for Lim. A Boyd Tempo £408 for Ch. E and T Beacom Fermanagh £380 and £345 for B/Bs. J R Keys Fermanagh £355 for Lim. P A and J Grue Lisnaskea £355 and £350 for Chars. M McElroy Fermanagh £340 for B/B.
M Bogan Fintona £445 for Lim. C McDonnell Cooneen £390 for Char. Fermanagh Producer £382, £374, and £370 for Limms. R W Ruddy Dungannon £340 for B/B. B Montgomery Fermanagh £315 for AA.
E and P Flood Monaghan £705 for Ch. J McKenna Clogher £670 for Ch. T Gallagher Newtownstewart £655 and £610 for AAs and £565 for B/B. S McGeown Lurgan £595 for Lim. K Moore Augher £550 for Lim. £500 for Ch. and £435 for AA. A Mitchell Omagh £475 for Lim. D McManus Derrylin £470 for Lim.
M/S E and P Flood Monaghan £600, £565 for Chars and £520, £515, and £500 for Limms. Dungannon Producer £545 for Sim. P J Smyth Lisnaskea £540 for Ch. T Gallagher Newtownstewart £505 for Lim, £490 for AA. and £490 for B/B. G Anderson Kesh £480 for Sim. and £472 for AA. R Elliott Fivemiletown £445 twice for Simms.