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.

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Ennis Every Tuesday: Weanling, Dairy & Suckler Stock, Runners, Calves, Sheep

Bull Weanlings @11 Heifers Weanlings 12:30, Calf Sale @10.30

Ennis Every Thursday: Bullocks, Heifers, Dry Cows & Aged Bulls

Bullocks @11:00am, Cows @10.30

Scanning facilites available Tues & Thurs by appointment - Tel Liam 087-2233674 

Notice to All Customers

Entry System: 

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

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

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

Draw For First Pen To Be Sold

Pens 1 to 40 will be in the draw to determine 1st pen to be sold. Stock in these pens to be penned by 9.30

Sheep Sellers

Sheep sellers to include full tag numbers and transporter details on all dispatch dockets

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UPCOMING SALES

Kilrush: Wednesday 25th Oct – Weekly Sale -Weanling Sale.

Scarrif: General Sale 21st October, forthnightly thereafter. Office opened for entries every Friday from 9:30am – 1:00pm, Yard will be open from 8am on morning of sales.

Kilfenora:Entries taken on Monday the 23rd from 2pm in Kilfenora on 065-708843 or 087-2674295 for both the Saturday Sale and Bank Holiday Monday Weanling Sale (Monday sale at 11am).

Kilfenora: Commercial Shorthorn Sale Sat 28th Oct - in conjuction with cattle general sale

Ennis: Commercial cattle society- Winter Fair – October 22nd and 23rd

 

Ennis Mart 24th October:

Clearance Sale of InCalf Heifers:

Lot 1. Selling on behalf of P.J. Mason, Brookview House, Broadford, Co. Clare. 22 top quality in-calf heifers for sale. Heifers consist of LMX,CHX,SAX,AAX AND HEX. Heifers aged from 2 ½ to 3 years old, majority are 4/5 star. All are scanned in-calf to 5-star LM Bull and all due to calf from November onwards. Also 1  SAX 1st calver with LM bull calf at foot

Lot 2. Clearance Sale of 12 In-calf sucklers: Selling on behalf of Mr. Patrick Egan, Doonbeg, Co. Clare.

Herd consists of 12 top quality CHX cows, all in-calf to 5-star CH bull, also 2 calved CHX cows. All spring calving. All well dosed.

Lot 3. 5 in-calf HEX heifers all 2 ½ years of age. All in -calf to A.I. LM bull. All due from 20th October onwards.

Lot 4. 14  Quality Sucklers for Sale, herd consists of 6 cows with calves at foot, 8 cows in-calf  to LM  stock bull, all on the point of calving.

 

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Bookings taken for all types of clearance sales***

 

COMMERCIAL BREEDING HEIFER SALE 

Ennis: Thurs 26th Oct – Four and Five €uro star rating for replacement index,entries close on the 19th of October.

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  • 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
Oct. 19, 2017
Ennis Mart, Bullocks, Heifers, Dry Cows and Aged Bulls

Huge sale in Ennis with over 1,100 animals passing through the mart, where an excellent clearance rate of 95% was achieved. There was a large attendance of buyers present with over 150 purchasing stock on the day. Trade was brisk in all rings throughout the day. Bullocks generally made from €1.84/kg to €2.68/kg. In the heifer ring forward stores and fat heifers were a strong trade, heifers from 350 - 500kgs sold from €1.75/kg - €2.65/kg, heavy heifers sold mainly from €1.83/kg to €2.54/kg. Cull cow numbers are continuing to rise with over 260 passing through the ring, more dairy cows are starting to appear now, the quality of these was very good generally despite the bad weather. Good continental types sold from €1.54/kg to €2.26/kg, other types traded from €0.85/kg up to €1.47/kg. Aged bulls sold between €1.28/kg and €1.97/kg.

 

BULLOCKS

4 LMX 462kgs - €1,235 - €2.67/kg                   

5 CHX 478kgs - €1,190 – €2.49/kg  

1 CHX 620kgs - €1,490 - €2.40/kg                    

1 HEX 485kgs - €1,150 - €2.37/kg   

1 LMX 590kgs - €1,450 - €2.46/kg                   

1 BBX 650kgs - €1,600 - €2.46/kg                    

1 LMX 700kgs - €1,575 - €2.25/kg                    

2 CHX 830kgs - €1,830 - €2.20/kg

 

HEIFERS

2 LMX 367kgs - €965 - €2.63/kg                       

2 AAX 485kgs - €1,075 - €2.65/kg

1 LMX 575kgs - €1,370 - €2.38/kg                    

2 CHX 462kgs - €1,170 - €2.53/kg

2 CHX 507kgs - €1,290 - €2.54/kg                    

1 CHX 580kgs - €1,405 - €2.42/kg                    

1 LMX 610kgs - €1,470 - €2.41/kg                   

1 LMX 725kgs - €1,590 - €2.19/kg                   

 

DRY COWS

1 CHX 495kgs - €1,075 - €2.17/kg                    

1 LMX 540kgs - €1,220 - €2.26/kg

1 PTX 525kgs - €1,005 - €1.91/kg                     

1 CH 690kgs - €1,450 - €2.10/kg

1 FR 685kgs - €1,170 - €1.71/kg                       

1 SIX  780kgs - €1,430 - €1.83/kg

1 SHX 895kgs - €1,575 - €1.76/kg                     

1 CHX 790kgs - €1,550 - €1.96/kg

Oct. 18, 2017
Kilrush Mart Cattle Sale

Excellent clearance rate at Kilrush mart, where only a handful went unsold. A good entry of dry cows met a steady trade with continental cows selling from €1.42/kg up to €1.63/kg, HEX/FR cows sold between €0.70/kg - €1.38/kg. There was a strong trade for traditional breeds in both the heifer and bullock ring. Bullocks generally sold from €1.60/kg - €2.53/kg. Heifers sold mainly from €1.77/kg up to a max of €2.62/kg.

 

DRY COWS

1 FR 590kgs - €790 - €1.34/kg               

1 FR 695kgs - €945 - €1.36/kg

1 CHX 710kgs - €1,155 - €1.63/kg         

1 CHX 720kgs - €1,080 - €1.50/kg

1 CHX 710kgs - €920 - €1.30/kg            

1 CH 850kgs - €1,210 - €1.42/kg

 

HEIFERS

1 CHX 370kgs - €855 - €2.31/kg            

4 HEX 456kgs - €865 - €1.90/kg

2 LMX 435kgs - €1,140 - €2.62/kg         

3 HEX 478kgs - €880 - €1.84/kg

1 HEX 665kgs - €1,180 - €1.77/kg         

1 LMX 530kgs - €1,110 - €2.09/kg

 

BULLOCKS

8 HEX 270kgs - €645 - €2.38/kg            

2 CHX 490kgs - €1,120 - €2.29/kg

1 LMX 485kgs - €1,050 - €2.16/kg         

4 CHX 385kgs - €955 - €2.48/kg

1 CHX 545kgs - €1,170 - €2.15/kg         

4 HEX 511kgs - €1,055 - €2.06/kg

3 HEX 623kgs - €1,200 - €1.93/kg         

3 FRX 685kgs - €1,185 - €1.73/kg

 

 

Oct. 17, 2017
Ennis Mart Weanling Bulls & Heifers, Dairy & Suckling Stock, Runners, Calves and Sheep

ENNIS MART TUESDAY 17th OCTOBER 2017

Trade was excellent all round in Ennis today. Most improvement was seen in the weanling heifer ring where exporters made their presence felt. Runner heifer and bulls again met a very strong demand. Bull weanlings generally sold from €1.87/kg up to €3.54/kg. Weanling heifers mainly sold from €1.70/kg up to 3.38/kg. Suckler cows with calves at foot sold from €900 up to €1,400, a clearance sale of in-calf suckler heifers drew a large crowd ringside, these sold on average for €1,350. Farmers and butchers were the most active this week in the sheep yard. Lambs sold up to €116 or up to a max of €2.23/kg.

 

BULL WEANLINGS

1 SIX 405kgs - €1,110 - €2.74/kg                     

1 LMX 295kgs - €950 - €3.22/kg

1 BAX 350kgs - €930 - €2.66/kg                      

3 CHX 353kgs - €1,040 - €2.94/kg

1 CHX 415kgs - €1,210 - €2.92/kg                   

1 CHX 390kgs - €1,095 - €2.51/kg

 

HEIFER WEANLINGS

1 CHX 280kgs - €935 - €3.34/kg                      

1 BBX 295kgs - €915 - €3.10/kg

1 BAX 290kgs - €830 - €2.86/kg                       

5 CHX 338kgs - €975 - €2.88/kg

1 BBX 470kgs - €1,290 - €2.74/kg                   

1 LMX 450kgs - €1,140 - €2.53/kg

 

RUNNERS/CALVES

Calves sold from €200 - €580. Runner heifers sold from €400 up to €855 and runner bulls from €430 up to €1,020.

 

LAMBS

2 x 47kgs - €94                      

5 x 43kgs - €86  

6 x 56kgs - €116                    

7 x 39kgs - €86

2 x 58kgs - €111                    

7 x 40kgs - €85            

 

Cull ewes made from €40 - €110.

 

Oct. 13, 2017
Kilfenora General Cattle Sale

 

Kilfenora mart had a full clearance on Friday. Agents and farmers were all very active on the day with a number of cattle heading North of the country. Trade was strong for all types throughout, Bullocks made from €2.00/kg up to a max of €2.47/kg with forward cattle the best trade. Heifers sold between €1.90/kg and €2.37/kg. Dry cows sold up to €1.86/kg

 

BULLOCKS

3 LMX 486kgs - €1,200 - €2.47/kg                    3 CHX 571kgs - €1,310 - €2.29/kg

1 CHX 485kgs - €1,165 - €2.40/kg                    1 AAX 610kgs - €1,135 - €1.86/kg

9 CHX 828kgs - €1,930 - €2.33/kg                    1 CHX 645kgs - €1,400 - €2.17/kg

2 LMX 722kgs - €1,560 - €2.16/kg                   3 CHX 725kgs - €1,605 - €2.21/kg

 

HEIFERS

1 LMX 420kgs - €995 - €2.37/kg                      1 LMX 485kgs - €1,035 - €2.13/kg

1 HEX 485kgs - €920 - €1.90/kg                       1 LMX 510kgs - €1,075 - €2.11/kg

 

DRY COWS

1 LMX 580kgs - €1,030 - €1.78/kg                   1 SHX 655kgs - €1,170 - €1.79/kg

1 CHX 715kgs - €1,115 - €1.56/kg                    1 LMX 715kgs - €1,140 - €1.59/kg

 

Commercial shorthorn sale 28th October in conjunction with general cattle sale.

Monday (bank Holiday) 30th Weanling sale at 11am

 

Oct. 12, 2017
Ennis Mart, Bullocks, Heifers, Dry Cows and Aged Bulls

Another large entry in Ennis Mart, where trade was similar all round to the previous week. There was a large attendance of buyers with a lot of cattle moving towards the North of the country. Bullocks generally made from €1.75/kg to €3.00/kg, quality forward and factory fit cattle were the strongest trade in this ring. Heifers from 350 - 500kgs sold from €2.00/kg - €2.66/kg, heavy heifers sold mainly from €1.70/kg to €2.42/kg. There was an excellent clearance in the cull cow ring where over 220 cows were sold, good continental types sold from €1.55/kg to €2.15/kg, other types traded from €0.70/kg up to €1.49/kg. 20 Aged bulls made from €1.50/kg to €2.24/kg with a top price of €1,660.

 

BULLOCKS

2 CHX 357kgs - €935 - €2.62/kg                        

5 CHX 470kgs - €1,255 – €2.67/kg  

3 LMX 418kgs - €1,255 - €3.00/kg                   

1 LMX 575kgs - €1,460 - €2.54/kg   

4 CHX 687kgs - €1,620 - €2.36/kg                   

2 CHX 647kgs - €1,520 - €2.35/kg                    

5 FR 734kgs - €1,280 - €1.74/kg                       

1 CHX 790kgs - €1,735 - €2.20/kg

 

HEIFERS

4 LM 382kgs - €950 - €2.48/kg                        

1 SIX 335kgs - €805 - €2.40/kg

1 LMX 450kgs - €1,100 - €2.44/kg                    

2 CHX 475kgs - €1,170 - €2.46/kg

1 CHX 565kgs - €1,340 - €2.37/kg                    

1 LMX 550kgs - €1,330 - €2.42/kg                   

1 BBX 710kgs - €1,650 - €2.32/kg                    

1 CHX 645kgs - €1,550 - €2.40/kg                    

 

DRY COWS

1 CHX 475kgs - €865 - €1.82/kg                        

1 LM  550kgs - €1,180 - €2.15/kg

1 SIX 695kgs - €1,320 - €1.90/kg                      

1 BAX 695kgs - €1,200 - €1.73/kg

1 LMX 770kgs - €1,510 - €1.96/kg                    

1 SIX   795kgs - €1,320 - €1.91/kg

1 CHX 815kgs - €1,355 - €1.66/kg                    

1 LMX 820kgs - €1,410 - €1.72/kg

 

 

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