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.

Download 'Livestock Live App' on your smartphone or log onto 'Livestock Live' website in order to be able to view Clare Marts live sales in Ennis, Kilrush, Scariff and Kilfenora. 

Please, if you are a close contact of a confirmed Covid-19 case, awaiting test results or a feeling any covid symptoms, DO NOT ATTEND and follow HSE advice.


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Clare Marts

Monday - Sheep Auction @10.30am  **note earlier start time**

Tuesday - Ring 1 @ 11am - Weanling Bulls

Ring 2 @ 12 noon Weanling Heifers, 

Ring 3 @ 11.00 Calves, Runners followed by Suckler Stock

Thursday - 11am -  Ring 1 - Dry Cows & Aged Bulls.  Ring 2 - Bullocks followed by Heifers

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 Auction  **Note earlier start time***.  

Tuesdays - 11.00am – Calves & Runner followed by Suckler Stock.  11am – Weanling Bulls  12 Noon Weanling Heifers

Thursdays - 11.00am - Cull Cows followed by Aged Bulls.  11.00am - Bullocks followed by Heifers.

NOTE - NO FRIDAY SALE - BULLOCKS NOW SOLD ON THURSDAYS  

 

KILRUSH MART **Fortnightly** - Next sale Wednesday 29th June - General Sale including calves. 

 

UPCOMING SALES AT ENNIS MART

 - Autunm Born Weanling Sale - Tuesday 12th July

 - Sheep Show & Sale  - Saturday 13th August Including The South West Texel Breeders and The Munster Suffolk Breeders Pedigree Ram Sale.  

 

 

    ****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.

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**Please contact the office if you would like your payment paid directly into your bank account**               Win €1,000 February, March & April 2022.  Sign up to have your payments directly into your bank account and you will be entered into a draw with a monthly prize of €1,000

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

 

 

 

 

 

View your upcoming dates in the Clare Marts calendar diary

Latest Reports from the Diary
Jul. 04, 2022
Ennis Mart Sheep Sale

Ennis Mart Monday 4th

 July 2022 Sheep Auction

Huge sheep sale again today with over 850 on offer. The lighter store lambs are that bit harder sold. The factory and butcher lambs are holding a good trade making from €150 to €165 in general with the exceptional quality lots exceeding €170. Cull ewes maintained a strong trade and these made to €194.

 

Lambs:

12 @ 52kgs - €175 - €3.36/kg

12 @ 47.5kgs - €174 - €3.66/kg

12 @ 46kgs - €164 - €3.56/kg

13 @ 44kgs - €156 - €3.54/kg

14 @ 45kgs - €154 - €3.42/kg

22 @ 48kgs - €162 - €3.37/kg

12 @ 43kgs - €152 - €3.53/kg

10 @ 41kgs - €145 - €3.53/kg

Jun. 30, 2022
Ennis Mart Cows, Heifers, Bullocks & Aged Bulls

Ennis Mart Thursday June 30th 2022

 

Big sale for end of June, with just short of 700 cattle on offer.  A slightly easier tone to the trade all round.  Mostly store bullocks today and forward cattle scarce in the ring.  More beef available in the heifer and cull cow rings.  There were 15 aged bulls in the sale today and they averaged €2.47/kg, with a HE bull of 1,105kg hitting €2,660 and a LM bull of 875kg hitting €1,490.

Bullocks:

 

1 CH 755kgs - €2,260 - €2.99/kg           

2 LMX 607kgs - €1,820 - €2.99/kg    

1 CH 780kgs - €2,310 - €2.96/kg           

3 LM 653kgs - €2,020 - €3.09/kg

1 HEX 810kgs - €2,210 - €2.73/kg         

4 LMX 568kgs - €1,790 - €3.15/kg

1 BBX 705kgs - €2,000 - €2.84/kg         

2 CHX 467kgs - €1,570 - €3.36/kg

1 HEX 660kgs - €1,840 - €2.79/kg         

2 LMX 440kgs - €1,550 - €3.52/kg

2 HEX 567kgs - €1,440 - €2.54/kg         

1 FR 635kgs - €1,400 - €2.20/kg

 

Heifers:

 

1 CH 700kgs - €2,190 - €3.13/kg           

1 CH 485kgs - €1,360 - €2.80/kg

1 LMX 745kgs - €2,200 - €2.95/kg        

1 HEX 590kgs - €1,480 - €2.51/kg    

2 LM 592kgs - €1,800 - €3.04/kg           

1 AA 610kgs - €1,730 - €2.84/kg

2 AAX 630kgs - €1,790 - €2.84/kg         

1 LM 485kgs - €1,470 - €3.03/kg

2 AA 565kgs - €1,530 - €2.71/kg           

3 CH 495kgs - €1,390 - €2.81/kg

 

Cull Cows:

 

1 CH 910kgs - €2,650 - €2.91/kg           

1 FR 595kgs - €1,330 - €2.24/kg    

1 BBX 720kgs - €1,990 - €2.76/kg         

1 FR 590kgs - €1,370 - €2.32/kg

1 HEX 815kgs - €1,860 - €2.28/kg         

1 SAX 530kgs - €1,330 - €2.51/kg

1 HEX 770kgs - €1,930 - €2.51/kg         

1 FR 745kgs - €1,590 - €2.13/kg

1 LM 695kgs - €1,970 - €2.83/kg           

1 AA 560kgs - €1,250 - €2.23/kg

1 SIX 640kgs - €1,680 - €2.63/kg          

1 FR 625kgs - €1,230 - €1.97/kg

Jun. 29, 2022
Kilrush General Sale including calves

Kilrush Mart Wednesday

June 29th  2022

 

Big sale for the time of year in Kilrush with over 200 head on offer.  This included 45 cull cows and these met strong demand.  Quite a number of aged bulls also, with a super seven yr old LM of 1,090kg making €2,730.  Mostly traditional breeds available today.

 

 

 

Bullocks:

1 LM 670kgs - €1,810 - €2.70/kg           

1 FR 600kgs - €1,390 - €2.32/kg    

1 AA 620kgs - €1,650 - €2.66/kg           

1 FR 540kgs - €1,160 - €2.15/kg

3 AA 558kgs - €1,370 - €2.45/kg           

3 LMX 452kgs - €1,100 - €2.43/kg

2 HEX 365kgs - €870 - €2.38/kg           

3 FR 335kgs - €740 - €2.21/kg

 

Heifers:

 

3 HEX 556kgs - €1,400 - €2.51/kg         

1 LM 365kgs - €930 - €2.55/kg

3 CHX 500kgs - €1,310 - €2.62/kg        

3 AAX 353kgs - €780 - €2.21/kg    

1 CH 435kgs - €1,120 - €2.57/kg           

2 HEX 512kgs - €1,280 - €2.49/kg

 

Cull Cows:

 

1 HEX 725kgs - €1,880 - €2.59/kg         

1 LM 650kgs - €1,610 - €2.47/kg    

1 LM 715kgs - €1,840 - €2.57/kg           

1 FR 680kgs - €1,440 - €2.12/kg

1 FR 720kgs - €1,620 - €2.25/kg           

1 SIX 705kgs - €1,590 - €2.26/kg

1 FR 595kgs - €1,300 - €2.18/kg           

1 HEX 530kgs - €980 - €1.85/kg

1 HEX 815kgs - €1,930 - €2.37/kg         

1 FR 820kgs - €1,690 - €2.06/kg

Jun. 28, 2022
Ennis Mart Weanling Bulls, Weanling Heifers, Runners Calves & Suckler Stock
Jun. 27, 2022
Ennis Mart Sheep Sale

Ennis Mart Monday 27th

 June 2022 Sheep Auction

Big sheep sale again today with just over 700 on offer and an easer tone to the trade from last week, but trade held better than expected despite the large entry.  Still many lots exceeded €170 and large numbers making €160 to €170.  In general lambs only back by about €5 on the week.  Cull ewes holding a good trade and generally making around €2/kg for the fleshed ewes, with 103kgs hitting €199 and 91kgs making €200. 

Lambs:

9 @ 49kgs - €178 - €3.63/kg

9 @ 53kgs - €174 - €3.28/kg

9 @ 48.5kgs - €170 - €3.51/kg

12 @ 54kgs - €168 - €3.11/kg

11 @ 51.5kgs - €166 - €3.22/kg

22 @ 48kgs - €162 - €3.37/kg

12 @ 47.5kgs - €162 - €3.41/kg

11 @ 48kgs - €163 - €3.39/kg

Store Lambs

3 @ 36kgs - €109 - €3.03/kg

8 @ 36kgs - €115 - €3.19/kg

6 @ 36kgs - €110 - €3.06/kg

8 @ 38.5kgs - €127 - €3.30/kg

6 @ 39kgs - €112 - €2.87/kg

Telephone:+353 (0) 65 6824411