Steady demand for cattle at Clogher

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Another large entry of 1106 cattle on offer at Clogher Mart this week sold to a steady demand in all sections for quality stock with plainer lots easier.

In the Fatstock Ring Cow Heifers sold to £172 for a 580kg Sim. with Beef cows selling to £158 for a 690kg Lim and £157 for a 720kg Lim. Leading prices Aughnacloy Producer 580kg to £172. Portadown Producer 490kg to £170. Loughgall Producer 580kg to £168. Armagh Producer 470kg to £162. Fivemiletown Producer 520kg to £159. Trillick Producer 690kg to £158. Augher Producer 720kg to £157 and 800kg to £146. Roslea Producer 680kg to £156. Lisnaskea Producer 520kg to £154. Fivemiletown Producer 660kg to £152. Omagh Producer 640kg to £151. Seskinore Producer 550kg to £150. Strabane Producer 710kg to £149. Clogher Producer 610kg to £149, a d 720kg to £144. Donaghmore Producer 710kg to £148. Middletown Producer 580kg to £148. Clogher Producer 610kg to £145 and 540kg to £144.

Other quality lots sold from £128 to £142 per 100kg

2nd Quality lots sold from 110 to £126 per 100kg

Well fleshed Friesian Cows sold from £114 to £126 per 100kg

Plainer lots sold from £85 to £107 per £110 per 100kg

Poorer types sold from £62 to £74 per 100kg

FAT BULLS: 970kg Lim. to £129, 790kg Sbr. to £108, 1030kg Char. to £102, 730kg Fries. to £99

FAT STEERS (overage): 600kg Char. to £186. 670kg Lim. to £182, 580kg Ch. to £179, 680kg Lim. to £177, 510kg Lim. to £172, 680kg Lim. to £169, 590kg Ch. to £167, 670kg Sim. to £165,

Friesian steers sold from £108 to £138 per 100kg

FAT STEERS (underage): 420kg Lim. to £188, 570kg AA. to £182, 550kg Ch. to £177, 600kg AA. to £171, 610kg Lim. to £167, 660kg Ch. to £167, 710kg Ch. to £167, 590kg Lim. to £167, 590kg AA. to £165, 600kg Mb. to £162, 720kg Lim. to £157, 620kg Sim. to £150,

Friesian Steers sold from £122 to £146 per 100kg

FAT HEIFERS (underage): 630kg Lim. to £189, 590kg Char. to £188, 570kg Lim. to £186, 530kg Ch. to £183, 570kg Sim. to £178, 490kg S/H. to £159,

Friesian Heifers sold from £111 to £136 per 100kg


A seasonal entry sold to good steady demand with strong stores selling to £1390 for 830kg , 700kg to £1345, 780kg to £1330, 670kg to £1330, 690kg to £1310, 730kg to £1240 and 620kg to £1220 for R I Smyth Pomeroy. D Greenaway Portadown sold 730kg to £1380, 720kg to £1290 and 760kg to £1275. F Dobbs Carrickmore 700kg to £1290. L Daly Dungannon 620kg to £1275, 570kg to £1190 and 590kg to £1180. Clogher Producer 650kg to £1230, 670kg to £1225, and 590kg to £1180. P J Fox Carrickmore 690kg to £1275, and 680kg to £1185. A & N Gervais Clogher 600kg to £1180.

STORES 410KG TO 500KG: P Conway Omagh 480kg to £1030, 480kg to £1020, and 480kg to £985. Eskra Producer 460kg to £1015 and 430kg to £890. W G Neill Portadown 450kg to £1010, 430kg to £995, and 430kg to £900. Wm. Reynolds Fermanagh 490kg to £975. F McStay Lurgan 480kg to £950, 500kg to £900 and 450kg to £900 twice. J McVitty Fermanagh 500kg to £950. P J Bell Cookstown 440kg to £940 and 460kg to £940. T Douris Fivemiletown 470kg to £920

STORES 400KG & UNDER: Stewartstown Producer 350kg to £750, 290kg to £600, 270kg to £600 and 280kg to £600. T Douris Fivemiletown 340kg to £590. Omagh Producer 300kg to £550 and 290kg to £545.


A very firm demand in this section with forward lots selling to £1160 for F Mc Conlouge Eglington. Clogher Producer 630kg to £1140, 570kg to £1120, and 570kg to £1025. J McKernan Middletown 510kg to £1120. Clogher Producer 530kg to £1105. S Kerr Dungannon 540kg to £1105. S Bingham Augher 570kg to £1100. Wm. Rankin Castlederg 580kg to £1060, 550kg to £1000 and 510kg to £960. E G Cosgrove Roslea 520kg to £1010. S Quinn Magherafelt 550kg to £1000. V Quinn Moneymore 550kg to £1000. Dungannon Producer 530kg to £1000.

STORES 410KG TO 500KG: S Kerr Dungannon 500kg to £1060, 490kg to £900 and 420kg to £900. F Gilgunn Downpatrick 450kg to £1040 and 470kg to £930. J McKernan Middletown 490kg to £995 and 450kg to £930. P Tally Dungannon 500kg to £995. J Gildernew Dungannon 490kg to £950. J McVitty Fermanagh 500kg to £950. Wm. Rankin Castlederg 500kg to £940 and 490kg to £885. S Kelly Omagh 460kg to £940. S Bingham Augher 470kg to £940. Dungannon Producer 500kg to £930. P McAleer Pomeroy 500kg to £930, 490kg to £930 and 450kg to £900. D Henry Stewartstown 430kg to £925. V Lennon Middletown 420kg to £900.

STORES 400KG & UNDER: S Kelly Omagh 400kg to £875. C Foster Fermanagh 380kg to £870, 400kg to £825 and 380kg to £750. W G Neill Portadown 380kg to £860, 360kg to £855,and 310kg to £745. R Burton Dungannon 400kg to £855. D Henry Stewartstown 400kg to £835. A McGovern Fermanagh 400kg to £830. M King Fintona 350kg to £785, and 320kg to £740. F Gilgunn Downpatrick 320kg to £745. G Little Fermanagh 300kg to £710, 310kg to £700, and 290kg to £670. S Kerr Dungannon 340kg to £700. P Carr Armagh 320kg to £695. G Mellon Fintona 320kg to £650.


A very strong demand in this section with Steers & Bulls selling to £1080 for a 410kg Char to Hugh McConnell Clogher. S Kelly Carrickmore sold 420kg to £1045, 390kg to £1010, 350kg to £935, 440kg to £905 and 350kg to £905. T Jones Enniskillen 420kg to £1020. T Logan Clogher 400kg to £985, 410kg to £965 and 380kg to £905. P McGinley Eskra 410kg to £970 and 370kg to £945. C McAninley Dungannon 390kg to £905, 330kg to £885 and 360kg to £880. N Johnston Fivemiletown 330kg to £870.

WEANLING HEIFERS: S Kelly Carrickmore 410kg to £875, 430kg to £845, 430kg to £840, 380kg to £835, 400kg to £830, 370kg to £790 and 400kg to £770. N Johnston Fivemiletown 370kg to £870, 330kg to £840, 330kg to £800, 340kg to £785, 330kg to £770 and 320kg to £770. B McCullagh Greencastle 310kg to £845, and 330kg to £825, Damien McCullagh Greencastle 290kg to £815. S Owens Kinawley 290kg to £795. Kesh Producer 330kg to £790 and 300kg to £760.

DAIRY COWS & HEIFERS: M Connelly Roslea sold Calved Heifers to £1300 and £1140 with a Springing Heifer selling to £1100. F Collins Lisnaskea £1180 for Calved 2nd Calver. S J Caldwell Castlederg £1130 for Springing Heifer. Several other Calved Heifers sold from £920 to £1020. Maiden Heifers sold to £500 with smaller ones selling from £270 to £370

BREEDING BULLS: S Dunlop £2000 for Ped Reg Char. P J McWilliams £1610 for Ped Non Reg. Char. D Brock £1380 for Ped Non Reg Simm. J McCaffery £1370 for Ped. Non Reg Limm. V Sloan £1170 for Ped. Non Reg. Limm.


A full house this week which included a clearence sale for S Dunlop Ballygawley there was a lot of quality stock on offer with leading prices as follows.

S Dunlop Ballygawley £2300 for 07 Cow & Bull Calf, £2250 for 09Cow & Heifer Calf, £1755 for 07 Cow & Heifer Calf, £1640 for 2010 Cow & Heifer Calf, £1610 for 08 Cow & Heifer Calf, £1560 for 08 Cow & Heifer Calf. J D McGeown Portadown £2000 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf. Aughnacloy Producer £1820 for 09 Cow & Heifer Calf, £1670 for Heifer & Bull Calf, £1615 for Heifer & Bull Calf. F McElroy Augher £1800 and £1560 for Heifers with Heifer Calves at foot. R Greaves Derrylin £1600 for Heifer & Heifer Calf. R Hadden Dungannon £1560 for 2nd Calver & Bull Calf, and £1390 for 3rd Calver & Bull Calf. F McGirr Fintona £1450 for Heifer & Bull Calf. J & E Reid Trillick £1445 for 06 Cow & Bull Calf. G S Breen Tempo £1420 for 08 Cow & Bull Calf. Lots of other outfits sold from £1020 to £1390. Incalf Cows & Heifers sold from £820 to £1080.


Another large entry sold to a brisk demand with Bull Calves (under 2 months) selling to £455 for a Lim. to G O Donnell Killeter. C Quinn Ballygawley £450 for Lim. K Moore Augher £420 for Sim. K McPhillips Magheraveely £400 for Her. Boso Shannon Bellanaleck £390 for Sim.

HEIFERS: F McGirr Fintona £500 for Sim. J Milligan Ederney £500 for Ch. C Loane Kesh £470 and £435 for Chars. K Moore Augher £415 for Ch. DRJ Farms S.M.X £410 for Lim. and £385 for Ch. J D McGeown Portadown £385 for Lim. J J Woods Lisbellaw £370 for AA. C Quinn Ballygawley £360 for Ch.

REARED BULLS: J Stewart Fivemiletown £685 for Ch. and £500 for Lim. D R J Farms S.M.X. £590 for Ch. Wm. Wilson Dungannon £545 for Ch. C Loane Kesh £540 and £520 for Chars. R Keys Clogher £500 twice for Chars.

REARED HEIFERS: J Stewart Fivemiletown £700, £690 and £550 for Limms. P J McWilliams Seskinore £575 for Ch.with £550 twice, £545 twice, £485 and £450 for Limms. Wm. Johnston Fermanagh £575 for B/B. and £560 for Lim. A Williamson Maghera £525 for Shb, £445 for AA. and £430 for Lim. R Keys Clogher £500 for Lim.