Better trade at Newtownstewart

A good entry of cattle on offer sold to a much better trade than expected in the present climate.

Fat Cows sold to a particularly good trade Peter O’Brien Glenhull 580kgs £156, 630kgs £148, 715kgs £147, 570kgs £137; Mrs S Miller Newtownstewart 675kgs £138, 660kgs £131, 585kgs £129, 600kgs £126, 905kgs £114; Mrs D Walsh Altagelvin 660kgs £136; Ian Millar Douglas bridge 520kgs £137.50, 710kgs £133. N Gilchrist Douglas Bridge 630kgs £132. J J Morris Glenhull 600kgs £137. M Morris Mountfield 540kgs £134. O Kerrigan Donemana 610kgs £128. J McMackin Strabane 765kgs £130. J O’Donnell Omagh 725kgs £116, 600kgs £115. Fries Cows sold from £70 to £114.

Bullock and Bull prices; Ms A Wilson Newtownstewart 710kgs £1170 and £1112, 656kgs £1100, 745kgs £1090. R Buchanan Donemana 580kgs £1065, 600kgs £1075. J McMackin Strabane 590kgs £967. R Pinkerton Omagh 470kgs £955. D Baird Strabane 530kgs £950; J F McHugh Castlederg 680kgs £1110, 620kgs £1097, 575kgs £1045, 690kgs £1000, 530kgs £945, 550kgs £980, 600kgs £960, 585kgs £950; S Robinson Reaghan 420kgs £837; S Reid Drumquin 430kgs £905, 400kgs £895, 390kgs £845, 460kgs £957. J Conn Donemana 395kgs £785. J J Morris Glenhull 305kgs £725; J Mullan Claudy 395kgs £852, 490kgs £862, 450kgs £855, 415kgs £830; Mark McNamee Crockatore 415kgs £902, £890 and £840, 420kgs £860, 450kgs £900, 340kgs £742, 365kgs £785.

Heifer prices; S Robinson Reaghan 440kgs £920, 420kgs £837, 440kgs £820 and £800, 430kgs £790; R Buchanan Donemana 500kgs £900; M McNamee Crockatore 470kgs £920, J Lynch Omagh 365kgs £825. J O’Donnell Omagh 555kgs £945, 440kgs £890 and £830, 490kgs £865, 475kgs £870, 520kgs £895, 475kgs £860, 530kgs £900,390kgs £740. S Reid Drumquin 530kgs £985, 445kgs £885, 420kgs £820.