Welcome to Clare Marts

Clare Marts Limited, Auctioneers and Livestock Salesmen, is a farmer owned co-operative with branches in Ennis, Scariff, Kilfenora, Kilrush, which holds weekly livestock sales. Co. Clare is renowned for the production of top quality weanlings, beef and store bullocks & heifers, which are produced from a well-established suckler base within the county.

Clare Marts are now streaming sales online, buyers can also register to buy online, please contact 065 6824411.

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Clare Marts

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MONDAY - Sheep Auction @10.30am

TUESDAY - Ring 1 @ 11am - Weanling Bulls

Ring 2 @ 12 noon Weanling Heifers, 

Ring 3 @ 11.00 Calves, Runners followed by Suckler Stock

THURSDAY - 11:00am – Cull Cows followed by Aged Bulls 

Ring 2 - 11:30 Heifers 

FRIDAY -  11:00AM Bullocks

Clare Marts are now streaming sales online, buyers can also register to buy online, please contact 065 6824411.

Download 'Livestock Live App' on your smartphone or log onto 'Livestock Live' website in order to be able to view live sales here at Ennis Mart.

Your co-operation with the restrictions in place would be appreciated.

Entry System: 

Entries for Tuesday Sales will be taken on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday (5pm) of the previous week for inclusion in the draw.

Entries for Thursday & Friday Sales will be taken on Thursday and Friday (5pm) of the previous week for inclusion in the draw.

Entries for Monday Sheep Auction taken on Friday of previous week.

The Runner Section:

Only Stock 6 MONTHS OR UNDER will be sold in the Runner Section and they will be sold after the Calf Sale.

Calves must be at least 10 days of age before they can be sold and UNDER 6 weeks of age.

Draw For First Pen To Be Sold in Weanling Bull and Bullock  Ring

Draw for First Pen of Heifers to be Sold

***Change to draw system for Bullocks, Heifers, Cull Cows, Weanling Bulls & Weanling Heifers From 31st January 2022 – enter your stock as usual – if the number drawn is equal to or below half the number of pens entered, we go down to pen 1 and then up.  If the number drawn is above half the number of pens entered, we go up to the last pen in the draw, then start at pen 1 and up to the number drawn.

Sheep Sellers  All sheep including lambs presented for sale must be identified with a full set of EID tags, i.e. one conventional tag in the sheep’s left ear and a corresponding electronic tag placed in the sheep’s right ear. All sheep moved to and from a livestock mart must also be accompanied by a newly issued dispatch document containing a barcoded document serial number.

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You can view and bid online via 'Livestock Live' App                     

ENNIS MART:

Mondays   10.30am - Sheep Sale 

Tuesdays11.00am – Calves & Runner followed by Suckler Stock.  11am – Weanling Bulls  12 Noon - Weanling Heifers

Thursdays11:00am – Cull Cows followed by Aged Bulls  11.30am - Heifers. 

Fridays - 11.00am Bullocks 

Tuesday 5th March - 16 top quality suckler cows with some calved and some in-calf.  All in-calf to 5 star LIM bulls and cows are SIMX and LIM and half are 4 & 5 star cows. These are limestone cows from the Burren Area.

Thursday 7th March  - 7 SHX Cross maiden heifers - limestone reared.

Tuesday 26th March - Organic Sale in conjunction with General Sale – Entries taken 19th & 20th March in Ennis Office.

Monday 15th AprilPedigree Registered Mixed Breed Bull Sale  Fixed buyers commission of €50. Entries to Ennis Office before Friday 22nd March.

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KILRUSH MART 

Weekly every Wednesday  - General Cattle Sale including calves.

SCARIFF MART 

Saturday 9th March at 11am  - General Cattle Sale including calves. Entries taken in Ennis Office.

KILFENORA MART 

Monday 11th March at 5pm  - General Cattle Sale including calves. Entries taken in Ennis Office.

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    ****ALL STOCK MUST BE PRE-ENTERED FOR ALL SALES***

    BUYERS VIEWING TIME BY APPOINTMENT 10.00 TO 11.00am.

    ALL STOCK MUST HAVE TWO COMPLETE EAR TAGS

    Sellers are reminded to ring to confirm subject sales.a

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**Please contact the office if you would like your payment paid directly into your bank account**             

All cattle presented for sale must have two ear tags and be properly dehorned Telephone 065 6824411 Fax 065 6829978 Email info@claremarts.ie licence no. 002335

 

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Latest Reports from the Diary
Mar. 01, 2024
Ennis Mart Bullock Sale

Ennis Mart

Friday 1st March 2024,

 

Numbers of bullocks back slightly today with just over 400 on offer. A good mix of stores and forward cattle today but very few light stores under 500kgs especially in the continental breeds. Trade holding positive and stores under 600kgs a shade dearer today. Bullocks over the 600kgs steady on the week.

 

Bullocks:

1 LMX 840kgs - €2,620 - €3.12/kg          1 AA 710kgs - €2,190 - €3.08/kg

1 HEX 735kgs - €1,780 - €2.42/kg            1 CHX 920kgs - €2,730 - €2.96/kg

4 CHX 576kgs - €1,900 - €3.29/kg            4 LMX 501kgs - €1,780 - €3.55/kg

1 AAX 630kgs - €1,850 - €2.94/kg            3 AAX 600kgs - €1,770 - €2.95/kg

1 LMX 495kgs - €1,810 - €3.66/kg            1 AAX 490kgs - €1,600 - €3.26/kg

1 AAX 560kgs - €1,640 - €2.93/kg            1 FRX 620kgs - €1,540 - €2.48/kg

4 HEX 549kgs - €1,540 - €2.81/kg            5 HEX 501kgs - €1,470 - €2.93/kg

Feb. 29, 2024
Ennis Mart Cows, Heifers & Aged Bulls

Ennis Mart

Thursday February 29th, 2024

Good entry of 200 cull cows and 250 heifers together with a dozen bulls. Trade exceptionally strong for the dry cows. Similar trade to last week for heifers between 450-550kgs, with heifers over 600kgs a shade dearer. The quality of heifers not quite as good as last week. Some cows up 10c/kg today. The aged bulls averaged €2.41/kg witH an Angus bull of 915kg making €2,440.

Heifers:

1 CHX 640kgs - €2,070 - €3.23/kg         

1 LMX 600kgs - €1,990 - €3.31/kg

1 HEX 615kgs - €1,680 - €2.73/kg         

3 CHX 605kgs - €1,860 - €3.07/kg

1 CHX 725kgs - €2,170 - €2.99/kg         

1 LMX 585kgs - €1,860 - €3.18/kg

1 HEX 565kgs - €1,630 - €2.88/kg         

1 AAX 540kgs - €1,570 - €2.91/kg

1 LMX 445kgs - €1,570 - €3.52/kg          

3 LMX 483kgs - €1,640 - €3.39/kg

2 HEX 305kgs - € 770 - €2.52/kg            

1 HEX 505kgs - €1,380 - €2.73/kg

Cull Cows:

1 FR 620kgs - €1,100 - €1.77/kg           

1 LMX 810kgs - €2,430 - €3.00/kg

1 FR 650kgs - €1,240 - €1.91/kg           

1 LMX 855kgs - €2,430 - €2.84/kg

1 FR 580kgs - €1,080 - €1.86/kg           

1 FRX 700kgs - €1,620 - €2.31/kg

1 LMX 730kgs - €2,120 - €2.90/kg         

1 AAX 725kgs - €1,780 - €2.45/kg

1 CHX 645kgs - €2,050 - €3.17/kg          

1 LMX 610kgs - € 1,890 - €3.10/kg

3 HEX 565kgs - €1,180 - €2.09/kg          

1 FRX 580kgs - € 1,140 - €1.96/kg

Feb. 28, 2024
Kilrush General Sale including calves

Kilrush Mart Wednesday

 February 28th, 2024

Slight increase in numbers today and a few more calves available. FR bulls made from €35 to €70 with AAX making to €225. Cull cow numbers also falling with 42 on offer and again mainly dairy types.in the bullock and heifer ring mostly yearling stock available. Seller are advised that animals offered for sale have 2 tags and are properly dehorned.

Bullocks:

1 AAX 280kgs - €880 - €3.14/kg            

2 CHX 315kgs - €1,070 - €3.39/kg

1 FRX 360kgs - €970 - €2.69/kg            

2 HEX 425kgs - €1,210 - €2.85/kg

1 LMX 340kgs - €1,050 - €3.09/kg         

2 CHX 265kgs - €1,000- €3.77/kg

1 LMX 410kgs - €1,520 - €3.71/kg         

1 CHX 330kgs - €1,350 - €4.09/kg

1 LMX 390kgs - € 1,370 - €3.52/kg        

4 FRX 428kgs - €1,050 - €2.45/kg

Heifers:

1 HEX 615kgs - €1,450 - €2.36/kg         

1 CHX 440kgs - €1,400 - €3.18/kg

4 HEX 459kgs - €1,230 - €2.68/kg         

2 HEX 522kgs - €1,450 - €2.77/kg

1 FRX 545kgs - €1,210 - €2.22/kg

2 HEX 302kgs - €840 - €2.77/kg

1 CHX 315kgs - €1,330 - €4.22/kg         

1 CHX 330kgs - €1,350 - €4.09/kg

2 AAX 347kgs - €1,030 - €2.96/kg          

1 AAX 287kgs - €900 - €3.13/kg

Cows:

1 CHX 710kgs - €1,620 - €2.28/kg         

1 LMX 650kgs - €1,210 - €1.86/kg

1 HEX 680kgs - €1,340 - €1.97/kg         

1 FRX 600kgs - €1,080 - €1.80/kg

1 FR 770kgs - €1,460 - €1.90/kg             1 HEX 510kgs - €1,050 - €2.06/kg

Feb. 27, 2024
Ennis Mart Weanling Bulls, Weanling Heifers, Runners Calves & Suckler Stock

Ennis Mart

Tuesday February 27th, 2024

Fine size sale today with 876 on offer and 170 of these were calves. Again trade very strong in the bull and heifer rings. Bulls about 5c/kg dearer on the week. The heifer trade similar to last week with some very strong prices also. Some good calves available today and these met a fine trade with HEX bulls making €400 and heifers reaching €340. AAX bull calves made to €405 and heifers made €230. FR bulls made from €5 to €105 depending on strength. Only a handful of dairy cows and these made to €1,400, with suckler ring pairs hitting €2,610 and in-calf lots making to €2,090.

WEANLING BULLS:

1 CHX 295kgs - €1,190 - €4.03/kg        

1 CHX 380kgs - €1,470 - €3.87/kg

3 LMX 282kgs - €1,130 - €4.01/kg        

1 LMX 360kgs - €1,440 - €4.00/kg

1 AAX 295kgs - € 950 - €3.22/kg           

5 SAX 348kgs - €1,350 - €3.87/kg

3 LMX 340kgs - €1,390 - €4.09/kg        

1 LMX 440kgs - €1,630 - €3.70/kg

1 LMX 485kgs - €1,620 - €3.34/kg        

1 LMX 675kgs - €2,070 - €3.06/kg

1 HEX 460kgs - €1,440 - €3.13/kg         

4 AAX 413kgs - €1,250 - €3.02/kg

4 HEX 335kgs - €1,110 - €3.31/kg                           

WEANLING HEIFERS:

1 LMX 290kgs - €1,090 - €3.75/kg        

1 CHX 355Kgs - €1,660- €4.67 /kg

3 CHX 346kgs - €1,240 - €3.57/kg         

1 CHX 370kgs - €1,430 - €3.86/kg

1 LMX 485kgs - €1,650 - €3.40/kg         

1 LMX 395kgs - €1,350 - €3.42/kg

1 LMX 425kgs - €1,590 - €3.74/kg        

2 LMX 365kgs - €1,270 - €3.48/kg

1 LMX 405kgs - €1,490- €3.67/kg         

3 AAX 375kgs - €1,020 - €2.72/kg

3 CHX 400kgs - €1,320 - €3.30/kg         

3 HEX 298kgs - € 800 - €2.68/kg

3 LMX 325kgs - €1,160- €3.57/kg         

1 AAX 385kgs - €1,090 - €2.83/kg

Feb. 26, 2024
Ennis Mart Sheep Sale

Ennis Mart

Monday 26th February 2024

Sheep Auction

Bigger sheep sale today with just over 400 on offer and trade has moved on again since last week and the €190 was breached on a number of occasions today and peaked at €195 for a pen of 20 @ 53kgs.  The trade for cull ewes also kicked on a bit but not to the same extent as the lambs, with ewes hitting €179 and averaged €1.66/kg.  Ewes with pairs made to €290. 

Lambs

 20 @ 53kgs - €195 - €3.68/kg

5 @ 52kgs - €191 - €3.67/kg

9 @ 53.5kgs - €194 - €3.62/kg

16 @ 49.5kgs - €177 - €3.57/kg

8 @ 50.5kgs - €179 - €3.54/kg

12 @ 45.5kgs - €172 - €3.78/kg

12 @ 45kgs - €166 - €3.69/kg

Stores

5 @ 39kgs - €138 - €3.54/kg

12 @ 39kgs - €136 - €3.49/kg

7 @ 35.5kgs - €129 - €3.63/kg

10 @ 41kgs - €137 - €3.34/kg

2 @ 32.5kgs - €92 - €2.83/kg

 

Telephone:+353 (0) 65 6824411