Bullocks sell to £1,450 for 675k at Omagh Mart

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Good weather conditions at Omagh Mart meant a smaller entry on Monday but demand was still powerful.

Bullocks: S Ferris, Drumquin 675k, £1,450, M Begley Creggan 615k, £1,300, V McCrystal, Ballygawley 550k, £1,140; 500k, £1,090, Hugh McCann, Sixmilecross 500k, £1,035; 430k, £920, D Robinson, Donemana 565k, £1,170; 550k, £1,100, G Sheridan, Sixmilecross 450k, £1,050, Paul Hawkes, Omagh 460k, £1,055; 470k, £1,030; 440k, £960; 425k, £940, F and W Browne, Omagh 430k, £965, D Huey, Artigarvan 425k, £925; 465k, £975, J Alexander, Drumquin 405k, £860, K Teague, Dromore 320k, £760, Wm Monaghan, Ederney 365k, £840, R McElroy, Omagh 360k, £750.

Heifers: G McCullagh, Greencastle 550k, £1,160, Rob Hamilton, Drumquin 550k, £1,110, Maynooth Exports Ltd 505k, £1,040, C McEnhill, Drumquin 555k, £1,095, P Gormley, Drumquin 440k, £980; 475k, £1,000, J McGuone, Carrickmore 450k, £990, O Donnelly, Dromore 475k, £1,015; 425k, £925, M Begley, Creggan 435k, £935, P and R McCarroll, Fintona 465k, £990, D Farrell, Clabby 455k, £940; 440k, £910; 500k, £1,020 and £1,000 Patk Slane, Carrickmore 400k, £850; 305k, £725, K Ward Mullaslin 425k, £890, D Robinson, Donemana 430k, £900; 455k, £945.

Fat cows: D Kerrigan, Irvinestown 560k, £177, G O’Neill, Castlederg 530k, £158, Wm Armstrong, Dromore 480k, £151, R Coyle, Douglas Bridge 670k, £150, J Curran, Dromore 500k, £149, J Travers, Castlederg 810k, £145, G Aiken, Kesh 660k, £141.

Friesian cows: L Floyd, Castlederg 500k, £133, R A McConnell, Knockmoyle 690k, £127; 790k, £120, R King, Drumquin 680k, £118; 690k, £110, L McCarney, Seskinore 620k, £118; 630k, £114, B McBride, Trillick 650k, £114.

Dairy cattle: S Caldwell, Beragh recorded top prices of £1,970; £1,920, £1,800 and £1,550 for first calved heifers, William Gibson, Beragh £1,460; £1,400 and £1,350 for calved heifers, R Goligher, Mountjoy £1,200 for third calver.

Dropped calves: E Lindsay, Strabane £475 Char heifer, D McNamee, Newtownstewart £370 and £340 B Blue bulls, M Davis, Dromore £345 and £305 Angus bulls, William Wilson, Omagh £320 and £295 B Blue bull, Donaghanie Farm £305 B Blue heifer, C Dunn, Donemana £305 Simm heifer, B and S Sloan, Irvinestown £305 B Blue heifer, K A Alcorn, Omagh £295 B Blue bull, M Aiken, Drumquin £295 Lim bull; £280 Lim heifer, R Tait, Newtownstewart £295 Char heifer.

Sale of wintered suckled calves: 490 calves on offer sold keenly for a presentation of fine quality animals

Bull/bullock calves: H McCann, Sixmilecross 400k, £960, F Smyth, Dromore 435k, £1,040; 420k, £970; 460k, £1,040, C Giles, Beragh 400k, £960; 310k, £810; 340k, £845, M Haigney, Beragh 440k, £1,055, N McIlwaine, Plumbridge 410k, £970; 430k, £1005, F Campbell, Ballygawley 420k, £975; 400k, £880, K McIvor, Seskinore 430k, £1,000, D Huey, Artigarvan 430k, £1,000; 460k, £1,020; 465k, £1010, R Matthewson, Newtownstewart 420k, £965, B Moss, Scraghey 460k, £1,060; 320k, £840; 355k, £900 and £895, E A Elliot, Drumleagh 355k, £960; 365k, £950, M Armstrong, Dromore 325k, £850; 300k, £845, P Gormley, Drumquin 325k, £850; 420k, £940; 460k, £1010, B Patterson, Altamuskin 325k, £850; 315k, £800, E O’Kane, Drumquin 310k, £805, S Johnston, Fintona 375k, £970; 275k, £700, E McGrade, Trillick 310k, £795; 325k, £805, C T McNabb, Drumquin 355k, £900; 300k, £740; 295k, £725, M Mullan, Mullaslin 280k, £800; 335k, £845, D F Monaghan, Ederney 365k, £925, E McAroe, Drumquin 335k, £835; 520k, £1090, P Horisk, Errigal 315k, £785; 360k, £860; 340k, £805, R W Loane, Kesh 245k, £640; 300k, £790, John Mullan, Claudy 440k, £995.

Heifers: David Hume, Strabane 420k, £945; 415k, £880; 380k, £880; 325k, £750, B Moss, Scraghey 400k, £850; 415k, £870; 250k, £610, E Mackin, SionMills 370k, £910, D Kerrigan, Irvinestown 315k, £780; 365k, £800, E A Elliot, Drumleagh 325k, £780; 260k, £700; 385k, £840, R Matthewson, Newtownstewart 315k, £745; 355k, £830; 360k, £820, P Cassidy, Castlederg 340k, £770, P Gormley, Drumquin 325k, £740, E McAroe, Drumquin 320k, £725; 345k, £745, K Irvine, Ederney 235k, £600, B Mullan, Mullaslin 255k, £625, M McFarland, Beragh 295k, £710, R Gordon, Drumquin 260k, £600, E Lindsay, Strabane 340k, £750; 415k, £850, M McNabb, Dromore 380k, £820, K O’Neill, Dromore 385k, £830; 395k, £840; 400k, £840, S Hegarty, Killen 365k, £750.

Suckler cows: Fintona producer £1,700; £1,620 and £1,600 first calver with bull calves, G Boden, Newmills £1,700 and £1,550 first calver with bull calves.