Good seasonable entry of cattle at Newtownstewart

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A good seasonable entry of cattle on offer sold firmly with bullocks selling to £575 over £1 while heifers sold to £465 over £1.

Fat cow prices: S Robinson, Reaghan 610kgs £133, 700kgs £127 and £126, 665kgs £119, 650kgs £117. W J A Houston, Donemana 780kgs £132. Ms P McGlinchey, Castlederg 560kgs £131. T and M Dooher, Donemana 570kgs £126, 665kgs £113. E Moss 605kgs £130, 630kgs £127, 780kgs £123, 740kgs £122.

Bullock and bull prices: Ms S Miller, Newtownstewart 620kgs £1190, 610kgs £1185 and £1085, 670kgs £1170, 590kgs £1075, 525kgs £945, 545kgs £940, 485kgs £912. A Scott, Newtownstewart 600kgs £1057, 560kgs £1055, 550kgs £955, 630kgs £915. S Kirk, Plumbridge 410kgs £935 (£228 per 100kgs) 285kgs £750 (£263 per 100kgs), E Moss, Castlederg 310kgs £755 and £712, 275kgs £530. K Rouse, Strabane 425kgs £850. C McGarvey, Gortin 310kgs £732, 290kgs £602. A Drumquin farmer 325kgs £675, £655 and £645.

Sheep sale: Fat ewes and rams - An Omagh farmer £106,£90, £88 and £77. C Nicholas £91. L McFarland £95 and £90. S Hegarty £89 and £84. J Anderson £88, £87 and £82.50. A Drumquin farmer £89. P Devine £87 and £81. Owen Bradley £81 and £70; W Taylor £85; D Swann £75; a Co Derry farmer £75, £70 and £60.

Poorer ewes sold from £40 up.

Fat hoggets: A local farmer 25.75kgs £93; a Co Fermanagh farmer 24kgs £88.50; P McCullagh 24.50kgs £90.50. a Greysteele farmer 24.25kgs £90; A McFarland 30kgs £95; P Devine 23.50kgs £87.50.