MARTS: Omagh

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Less than 200 cattle on offer this week selling to a firmer demand, with most buyers realising that quality beef-bred store cattle are and will be scarce.

Bullocks

M McPhilomey Castlederg 590k £1280; 555k £1095, Patrick Ward Mullaslin 560k £1185; 540k £1095; 620k £1235, S Mitchell Eskra 600k £1250; 540k £1125; 555k £1120, Noel Doherty Newtownstewart 515k £1040, WR Bond Dromore 665k £1330, F McElroy Fintona 525k £1050, A McFarland Mountjoy 595k £1165, S Montague Roscavey 570k £1115; 450k £1000, WJ Doherty Newtownstewart 430k £980 and £940; 455k £950, C Murray Plumbridge 400k £850, Patrick Quinn Fintona 450k £950, J McCullagh Loughamcrory 350k £750; 330k £695, T Reaney Plumbridge 300k £620, P Owens Sixmilecross 380k £745.

Heifers

P McConnell Victoria Bridge 515k £1065, K McCann Coa 520k £1045, Ed Donnelly Sixmilecross 560k £1120, Co Fermanagh Farmer 460k £1040; 475k £1060; 480k £1040, Wm Gibson Fintona 465k £1030; 390k £825; 395k £805, Patrick Quinn Fintona 490k £1060; 485k £1000, DS McFarland Beragh 455k £970; 470k £990; 450k £925, MG O’Kane Drumquin 415k £880; 450k £920, Peter Owens Sixmilecross 305k £650, J King Knockmoyle 315k £615.

Fat Cows

MG O’Kane Drumquin 530k £174, M Clarke Irvinestown 740k £134; 880k £133; 720k £132, JP McBride Plumbridge 690k £131, Chas Boyle Castlederg 670k £130, M McCoy Dromore 620k £130; 590k £124, D McMenamin Drumquin 630k £128, R Weir Lack 520k £128, Ed Ginn Ederney 710k £127, Jack Sproule Castlederg 620k £124, DG Alexander Drumquin 840k £122, G O’Neill Errigal 670k £120.

Friesian cows

Foyle View Farms 580k £104, N Baxter Kesh 630k £102, N Houston Strabane 560k £102, E Crawford Newtownstewart 670k £96.

Dropped calves

Bull calves

D Egar Trillick £420 Charolais, C Murnaghan Omagh £400 Stabiliser, JN Hamilton Castlederg £395 and £365 Angus, S Caldwell Beragh £365 Hereford, TR Smyth Castlederg £365 Charolais, R Tait Newtownstewart £360 Simmental, D Matthews Omagh £350 Limousin, NV Preston Tempo £325 Limousin, WT Atcheson Strabane £315 Salers, N Hutchinson Trillick £310 Blonde.

Heifer calves

P Hollywood Greencastle £397 Blonde, SA Frazer Kesh £392 Charolais, Fermanagh Producer £375 Limousin; £345 Simmental, TR Smyth Castlederg £335 Limousin; £330 Angus, S Caldwell Beragh £325 Hereford, Wm Rankin Castlederg £310 Angus, N Hutchinson Trillick £300 Blonde, NV Preston Tempo £300 Limousin, D Matthews Omagh £295 Limousin.