Severe weather conditions reduces numbers at Clogher

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Severe weather conditions reduced the numbers this week again however trade for quality stock remains strong in all sections.

In the fatstock ring cow heifers topped £187 for a 630kg Char, £171 for a 540kg Lim and £165 for a 630kg Lim.

Beef cows sold to £165 for a 780kg Lim, £164 for a 650kg Fries and 158 for a 550kg Lim.

Leading prices: Keady producer 630kg Ch to £187. Trillick producer 540kg Lim to £171. Strabane producer 780kg Lim to £165. Lisbellaw producer 630kg Lim to £165. Clogher producer 650kg Fr to £164. Lisnaskea producer 550kg Lim to £158. Lisburn producer 600kg Lim to £150. Cabragh producer 710kg Lim to £149. Augher producer 580kg Lim to £148. Strabane producer 630kg Sim to £147. Cookstown producer 590kg Sim to £146. Clogher producer 630kg Sim to £144.Tempo producer 700kg Lim to £143. Tempo producer 640kg Daq to £139. Clogher producer 710kg Lim to £138. Augher producer 670kg Lim to £138. Dungannon producer 680kg Fr to £137. Cabragh producer 620kg Ch to £133 and 680kg Lim to £131. Maguiresbridge producer 670kg Lim to £131.

Other quality lots sold from £120 to £130 per 100kg.

Second quality lots sold from £105 to £118 per 100kg.

Well fleshed Friesian cows sold from £105 to £114 with a 650kg Fr to £164 and a 680kg Fr to £137.

Plainer lots sold from £78 to £94 per 100kg.

Poorer types sold from £53 to £77 per 100kg.

FAT BULLS: 950kg Lim to £113, 1110kg Char to £102, 760kg Char to £98, 860kg AA to £97, 880kg Char to £90, 780kg AA to £89.

FAT STEERS (overage): 740kg AA to £162, 640kg Sim to £156, 790kg Her to £150, 700kg Her to £140, 700kg S/H to £138, 590kg Her to £134, 710kg Sim to £134, 590kg AA to £134, 670kg Ch to £133, 530kg AA to £126, 60kg Hol to £104.

FAT STEERS (underage): 510kg Ch to £187, 680kg Ch to £185, 610kg Lim to £184, 670kg Lim, to £181, 670kg Lim to £180, 780kg Lim to £177, 700kg Ch to £175, 540kg Sim to £172, 750kg Lim to £170, 620kg Ch to £170, 610kg Her to £167, 630kg AA to £167.

FAT HEIFERS (underage): 500kg Lim to £177, 690kg Ch to £174, 490kg Ch to £172, 550kg Ch to £170, 620kg Ch to £168, 650kg Sim to £165, 650kg Her to £164, 720kg AA to £164, 550kg Sim to £157, 720kg Ch to £156, 530kg Lim to £154, 520kg Hol to £107, 430kg Fr to £106.

STORE BULLOCKS: A good steady demand in this section with strong stores selling to £1370 for 800kg, 770kg Lim to £1360, and 710kg Lim to £1250 for W Crawford, Clogher. P Higginson, Lisburn 710kg Ch to £1335 and 660kg Lim to £1235. J T Lynch, Lisnaskea 840kg Ch to £1330 and 720kg Lim to £1300. W J Robinson, Clogher 720kg Ch to £1300, 650kg Ch to £1285, 690kg Ch to £1285, 720kg Ch to £1270, 690kg Ch to £1265 and 680kg Ch to £1255. J McStravick, Aghalee 700kg B/B to £1290 and 710kg Lim to £1220. L J Gray, Newtownbutler 690kg Ch to £1255 and 660kg Ch to £1250. D Armstrong, Lisbellaw 660kg B/B to £1245. T Cassidy, Augher 690kg Ch to £1230.

MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: J L Heagney, Clogher 480kg Ch to £905. M McAnespie, Omagh 490kg Sim to £895.Geo Elliott, Magheraveely 400kg Sim to £890. H Cashel, Aughnacloy 450kg Daq to £875 and 460kg Ch to £850. S Blackburn, Clogher 440kg Ch to £825.

SMALLER STORE S400KG & UNDER: K Barnes, Dungannon 390kg Ch to £850, 370kg Ch to £845, 390kg Ch to £830, 360kg Ch to £810, 320kg Ch to £740 and 360kg S/H to £730.

STORE HEIFERS: Brisk demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1205 for 640kg Lim, 600kg Lim to £1085, 550kg Lim to £1055 and 550kg Lim to £1020 for W Crawford, Clogher. B McNamee, Eskra 630kg Lim to £1200 and 580kg Ch to £1040. R A McKernan, Whitecross 600kg Ch to £1130, 590kg Ch to £1120, 570kg Ch to £1090 and 580kg Lim to £1080. B Gibson, Aughnacloy 550kg AA to £1120 and 600kg Lim to £1085. M Shortt, Clogher 650kg Ch to £1100 and 600kg Ch to £1080. S McAloon, Rosslea 610kg Ch to £1060. C Irwin, Fivemiletown 580kg Ch to £1050. J Jordan, Dungannon 540kg Lim to £1050 and 540kg Lim to £1030.

MED WEIGHT STORES 410KG TO 500KG: P Cairns, Sion Mills 490kg Ch to £975, 430kg Lim to £815 and 470kg Lim to £705. S McAloon, Rosslea 470kg Ch to £920 and 440kg AA to £810. P McDonald, Tempo 480kg Ch to £920. W J and D Fee, Brookeborough 450kg Ch to £920, 440kg Ch to £845, 490kg Lim to £830 and 410kg Lim to £730. J Jordan, Dungannon 440kg Lim to £840. W G K Gould, Tempo 490kg AA to £750. J McElroy, Lisnaskea 410kg Sim to £700. C and C Feely, Newry 450kg Sim to £700.

SMALLER STORES 400KG & UNDER: J Jordan, Dungannon 400kg Lim to £875. W G K Gould, Tempo 400kg AA to £665. Brookeborough producer 360kg Lim to £665, 370kg AA to £600 each for three.

WEANLINGS: Strong demand in this section with steers and bulls selling to £1070 for a 590kg Ch £1025 for a 560kg Ch and a 480 kg Ch to £915 for Liam Johnston, Tempo. Deerpark Collections, Kesh sold a 470kg Lim to £910. P Montgomery, Augher 410kg Lim to £885 and 370kg Lim to £790. J Patterson, Drumquin 360kg Ch to £880 and 320kg Ch to £725. P T Hughes, Dungannon 400kg Lim to £870 and 380kg Lim to £770. J McElroy, Clogher 400kg Ch to £840. M G McAleer, Omagh 400kg Ch to £830. P McDonald, Tempo 310kg Ch to £815. T Smyth, Dromore 410kg Ch to £810 330kg Ch to £780 310kg Ch to £770 and 370kg Ch to £765. Pomeroy producer 400kg Her to £800. C Harper, Crumlin 370kg Ch to £785. J Graham, Ederney 390kg Lim to £765.

WEANLING HEIFERS: S McConnell, Clogher 450kg Lim to £925 and 390kg Lim to £895. P McDonald, Tempo 340kg Ch to £880, 400kg Lim to £740 and 290kg Lim to £710. N R Knox, Ballygawley 350kg Lim to £835 and 330kg Lim to £760. Kesh producer 320kg Lim to £765 and 360kg Ch to £740. J Patterson, Drumquin 340kg Ch to £750. T Smyth, Dromore 370kg Ch to £735 and 300kg Ch to £730. C McCarron, Thompsons Bridge 350kg Sim to £735 and 290kg Ch to £670. K Gilleese, Fermanagh 320kg Ch to £725 and 360kg Ch to £720. M Trimble, Maguiresbridge 290kg Sim to £720. M Breen, Lurgan 300kg B/B to £705. P Montgomery, Augher 380kg Lim to £700 and 330kg Lim to £695.

DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: A smaller entry sold to £1100 twice for calved heifers from G H Graham, Kinawley, S Martin, Dungannon £900 and £890 for calved heifers and £805 for calved cow.

BREEDING BULLS: J Richardson £1450 for pedigree registered AA (born 01/01/14).

SUCKLER COWS & CALVES: Steady demand this week with K and H Bell, Aughnacloy selling an 08 cow and bull calf to £1405, heifer and bull calf to £1400 and 08 cow and bull calf to £1120. P A and J Grue, Lisnaskea £1350 for heifer and heifer calf. W L Crawford, Teemore £1100 for heifer and heifer calf.

INCALF COWS & HEIFERS: O W McElroy £1150, Pomeroy producer £1100, Aughnacloy producer £1080 and £950. J Potter £1050. H Reain £980 twice.

Don’t forget suckler cow clearence on Thursday, February 11 at 7.30pm for Dungannon producer.

DROPPED CALVES & REARED CALVES: A smaller turnout sold easily to a keen demand with bull calves (under two months) selling to £460 for a Lim to R Watson, Fivemiletown. M J and D McGlone, Cookstown £365 for Sim. Lisbellaw producer £355 for B/B. R S Kinnear, Irvinestown £345 for Lim. C McBrien, Lisnaskea 310 and £308 for Her. I W Little, Fermanagh £295 for AA. M Howe, Enniskillen £290 for Her.

HEIFERS: E Askin, Ballygawley £335 for Ch. R S Kinnear, Irvinestown £325 and £315 for Simms. M Howe, Enniskillen £270 for S/H. R Hassard, Enniskillen £260 for Her.

REARED BULLS: A Alexander, Augher £605 for AA and £565 for Her. F McGirr, Fintona £605 and £520 for Simms. R Milligan, Ederney £580 for Sim. D Thornton, Kinawley £560 for Ch and 520 for Sim. E Kelly, Augher £505 for Lim.

REARED HEIFERS: D Graydon, Fermanagh £620 and £580 for Lims. G McNabb, Dromore £540 for Lim. Wm Wilson, Dungannon £540 for Ch. Mountview Cattle, Dungannon £490 for Bga. R Watson, Fivemiletown £470 Ch and £355 for Shb. M Thornton, Kinawley £450 for AA. R Milligan, Ederney £410 for Lim.