Another massive entry of 1547 cattle came under the hammer this week at Clogher.
Mart with trade remaining strong in all sections for quality stock plainer lots would be easier.
In the fatstock ring beef cows sold to a top of £191 for a 710kg B/Blue £180 for a 800kg Lim. and £158 for a 740kg B/Blue. Cow heifers topped £178 for a 660kg EA £174 for a 670kg B/Blue and £162 for a 640kg. Leading prices in this section: Portadown producer 710kg at £191. Dungannon producer 800kg Lim. to £180. Enniskillen producer 660kg Ea. to £178, 670kg B/B. to £174, 740kg B/B. to £158 and 630kg Lim. to £151. Augher producer 640kg Ch. to £162. Beragh producer 680kg Lim. to £157. Cookstown producer 650kg Lim. to £155. Middletown producer 580kg Ch. to £153, and 540kg to £150. Dungannon producer 570kg Lim. to £152. Pomeroy producer 530kg B/B. to £152. Dungannon producer 750kg Ch. to £152. Augher producer 710kg Ch. to £151. Keady producer 520kg Lim. to £151. Carrickmore producer 610kg Ch. to £150. Dungannon producer 720kg B/B. to £150. Fermanagh producer 870kg Ch. to £150. Ballygawley producer 680kg Lim. to £147.
Other quality lots sold from £125 to £142 per 100kg.
Second quality lots sold from £102 to £121 per 100kg.
Well fleshed Friesian cows sold from £103 to £109 per 100kg.
Plainer lots sold from £72 to £90 per 100kg.
Poorer types sold from £48 to £68 per 100kg.
1020kg Lim. to £115, 940kg Lim. to £109, 980kg Hol. to £102, 1030kg Ch. to £98, 1110kg Ch. to £97, 870kg Hol. to £90, 740kg Lim. to £90, 730kg Ch. to £87, 830kg AA. to £80.
FAT STEERS (overage)
660kg Lim. to £175, 680kg Ch. to £166, 630kg Daq. to £165, 800kg Fkv. to £160, 730kg S/H. to £157, 700kg Ch. to £150, 770kg S/H. to £140, 530kg Lim. to £139, 790kg Sim. to £123, 590kg B/B. to £117.
FAT STEERS (underage)
550kg Ch. to £187, 640kg Lim. to £178, 680kg Lim. to £177, 710kg Daq. to £177, 560kg B/B. to £170, 610kg Ch. to £169, 820kg Ch. to £167, 540kg Lim. to £167, 790kg Fr. to £164, 590kg Lim. to £163, 520kg Her. to £158, 630kg S/H. to £157, 700kg Lim. to £154, 590kg Shb. to £154, 720kg Ch. to £150, 550kg Fr. to £158.
FAT HEIFERS (underage)
580kg Ch. to £187, 550kg Sim. to £180, 650kg Sim. to £180, 650kg Ch. to £179, 640kg Lim. to £176, 670kg Sim. to £175, 600kg Ch. to £173, 660kg Ch. to £173, 590kg Lim. to £172, 520kg B/B. to £170, 640kg Ch. to £169, 660kg Ch. to £167, 590kg Ch. to £162, 510kg Sim. to £161, 500kg Daq. to £160, 590kg Ch. to £160.
STORE BULLOCKS (284)
A good sready demand in this section with heavy stores selling to £1340 for a 740kg Ch, 740kg Ch. to £1330 and 660kg Ch. to £1255 for D Sands Newry. J and P Donnelly Armagh 780kg Ch. to £1320740kg Sim. to £1295 and 760kg Ch. to £1270. A McKenna Augher 760kg Lim. to £1310. S Mackin Newry 740kg Ch. to £1300, 670kg Ch. to £1295, 720kg Lim. to £1285, 690kg Ch. to £1270, 700kg Ch. to £1255, 660kg Ch. to £1245 and 690kg Ch. to £1245. A Fearon Dungannon 760kg Ch. to £1300, 720kg Lim. to £1300, and 780kg Ch. to £1280. L Black Pomeroy 760kg Ch. to £1275 and 740kg Sim. to £1255. P Coleman Dungannon 720kg Ch. to £1275.
MED WEIGHTS 400KG TO 500KG
E McAnespie Ballygawley 490kg Ch. to £995470kg Ch. to £960, 430kg Lim. to £960, 460kg Ch. to £940, 400kg Ch. to £910, 410kg Lim. to £910. N Irwin Dungannon 420kg Ch. to £975, 460kg Ch. to £970, and 470kg Lim. to £930. G McAnespie Monaghan 500kg Lim. to £975. A Sloane Armagh 490kg Lim. to £960. A McKenna Augher 470kg Lim. to £955. R Mulligan Clogher 490kg Sim. to £945490kg Lim. to £940 and 440kg Lim. to £905. S Oliver Armagh 470kg Lim. to £945 and 430kg Lim. to £895. I Jordan Crumlin 430kg Lim. to £915. J M McGovern Clogher 400kg Lim. to £905. B Finlay Dungannon 460kg AA. to £890.
STORE HEIFERS (168)
Strong demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1320 for a 710kg Daq and 660kg Lim. to £1200 for C R Bell Coagh. B Quinn Dungannon sold 640kg Lim. to £1230, 620kg Lim. to £1215, 570kg Ch. to £1150, 590kg Lim. to £1130, 570kg Lim. to £1120, and 550kg Ch. to £1100. F Flynn Fermanagh 660kg Ch. to £1220, and 680kg Ch. to £1160. J Hackett Omagh 570kg Lim. to £1185, 560kg Ch. to £1110 and 540kg Ch. to £1100. M/S M & T Johnston Belleek 540kg Ch. to £1160, 560kg Ch. to £1150, 620kg Ch. to £1150 and 540kg Ch. to £1120. M McCaffery Rosslea 540kg Ch. to £1105.
MED WEIGHTS 410KG TO 500KG
M/S M and J T Johnston Belleek 490kg Ch. to £1070, 500kg Ch. to £1015 and 500kg Ch. to £935. F Grimley Milford 470kg B/B. to £1000. E H Sharkey Fivemiletown 460kg Lim. to £975. A Lynch Ballygawley 450kg Her. to £950. Fermanagh Producer 490kg AA. to £950, 490kg AA. to £940, and 470kg Ch. to £890. P E Mullan Fintona 490kg AA. to £920. H McCauley Ballyclare 490kg Lim. to £920, 490kg Lim. to £885 and 470kg Lim. to £885. W Speers Killylea 460kg Ch. to £900, and 470kg AA. to £900. D Allen Ballygawley 490kg Ch. to £900. M & G Monaghan Augher 440kg Ch. to £890. G J McKenna Clogher 450kg Lim. to £890 and 440kg Ch. to £885.
SMALLER STORES 400KG & UNDER
G J McKenna Clogher 320kg Ch. to £795 and 390kg Ch. to £760. E H Sharkey Fivemiletown 400kg Lim. to £760. A Lynch Ballygawley 390kg Lim. to £760. G Robinson Fintona 390kg Ch. to £740290kg Ch. to £675, 340kg Lim. to £670and 300kg Sim to £490. J Marshall Lisbellaw 370kg Sim. to £700 and 360kg Lim. to £700. M & G Monaghan Augher 370kg Ch. to £700. H McGuigan Coalisland 350kg Lim. to £610 . A and K McKeown Clogher 350kg Her. to £600 Wm. Vogan Killylea 320kg AA. to £520.
A larger entry sold readily with steers and bulls selling to £905 for a 370kg Ch. from J. M McGovern Clogher. A Benburb producer sold 450kg Ch. to £905, 440kg Sim. to £890, 440kg Ch. to £880, and 390kg Ch. to £870. C Fee Tempo 440kg Lim. to £875, 470kg Ch. to £870 and 440kg Ch. to £850. J McGarvey Cookstown 420kg Ch. to £875390kg Ch. to £850 and 430kg Ch. to £840. C McGarvey Beragh 350kg Lim. to £870 and 330kg Lim. to £850. Pomeroy Producer 390kg Ch. to £845, 390kg AA. to £845. J Rafferty Enniskillen 400kg Lim. to £835. P Eakin Fivemiletown 360kg Lim. to £810. Omagh Producer 380kg Ch. to £810. J J McGirr Augher 340kg Lim. to £810.
P J Hughes Armagh 370kg Lim. to £850, 390kg Lim. to £825, 370kg Lim. to £815, 400kg Lim. to £790 and 420kg Lim. to £730. J McGarvey Cookstown 380kg Ch. to £815, 340kg Ch. to £785, 330kg Ch. to £730, 330kg Ch. to £700 and 360kg Ch. to £690. M O Kane Cookstown 350kg Ch. to £770. E H Sharkey Fivemiletown 340kg Lim. to £760270kg Lim. to £725, 290kg Lim. to £715 and 290kg Ch. to £690. J McGinn Clogher 410kg Lim. to £750. Benburb Producer 390kg Ch. to £750. P B Logan Lisbellaw 390kg Ch. to £730. G I Aiken Kesh 300kg Ch. to £715. T J McNally Armagh 280kg Ch. to £700.
DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS
A much brighter demand this week with Clarke Dairies Ltd. Castlederg selling a second calver to £1185. Newtownhamilton producer £1150 for calved heifer and £1130 for second calver. Dungannon producer £1130 for springing heifer. S J Caldwell Castlederg £1105 for calved heifer. I Jardine Aughnacloy £955 for calved heifer.
Lots of others sold from £820 to £900.
A selection of back springers sold from £695 to £840 for an Armagh producer.
A Macari £1125 for Ped. Reg A.A. (born 22/05/12) P A McKearney £1000 for Ped. Reg. Daq (born 03/07/10).
SUCKLER COWS & CALVES
A large entry sold easily to a brisk demand with Local Producer Pat Cassidy selling Ped Char cows with strong calves at foot realising £2360, £2100, and £2000 twice. All cows back incalf again to pedigree Char cull.
Other outfits selling E H Sharkey Fivemiletown £1885 for heifer and heifer calf. B Loughran Armagh £1730 for heifer and heifer calf. M Breen Augher £1505 for second calver and heifer calf. P Mohan Fivemiletown £1405 and £1380 for springing heifers. C McDonald Ballygawley £1340 for 09 cow and heifer calf. Pomeroy producer £1270 for springing heifer. M Molloy Dungannon £1250 for heifer and bull calf. D Gormley Dungannon £1225 for heifer and bull calf. A Macari Armagh £1200 for second calver and heifer calf. C McCombe Clogher £1150 for heifer and bull calf. H Reain Hillsborough £1140 for cow and heifer calf. H Monaghan Fivemiletown £1135 for 09 cow and heifer calf. G Johnston Pomeroy £1115 for 09 cow and heifer calf.
Lots of other outfits sold from £800.
DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES
Another good entry sold easily to a brisk demand with bull calves (under two months) selling to £465 for a Ch. to Fermanagh producer. J D Patterson Dungannon £430 for Ch. R W and A J Hogg Lisnaskea £390 and £305 for B/Bs. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £385 for Ch. P Marlow Seskinore £340 for B/B. N Corr Dungannon £335 for B/B.
M McVeigh Dungannon £600 for Ch. R W and A J Hogg Lisbellaw £365, £355, £320 and £315 for B/Bs. Hillside Farms Ltd. Dromore £365, and £305 for B/Bs. W S Little Lisbellaw £345 and £305 for Herefords. C and H Brownlee Bellanaleck £340 for Lim. J and V Magwood Brookeborough £315 for B/B.
M Nugent Dungannon £720 for Ch. M J McKenna Augher £650 and £570 for Chars. Mountview Cattle Dungannon £650 for Sal. Ivan V Bothwell Drumgoose Enniskillen £585 for B/B. and £580 and £570 twice for Chars. P Wylie Stewartstown £530 for AA. and £490 for Ch. R W Willis Derrylin £525 for Lim. R J Woods Garvary £500 for Ch. Pomeroy Producer £500, £495 and £485 for Lims.
J D Patterson Dungannon £600 for Lim. I V Bothwell Drumgoose £560 and £525 for Chars. S Duffy Lisbellaw £525 and £495 for Lims. R W Willis Derrylin £515 for Lim. and £505 for AA. Killyman producer £480 for Lim. Clogher producer £460, £410 for Simms and £385 for AA. P Dunne Maguiresbridge £390 for Lim. G Anderson Kesh £385 and £365 twice for Chars.