Ground conditions bring more cattle to market at Omagh

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Ground conditions are bringing more cattle on the market, but demand will firm, especially for heavier sorts.

Bullocks: Peter Martin, Fintona 680k £1535; 645k £1440; 635k £1400; 600k £1360, E. Donaghy, Loughmacrory 660k £1370; 575k £1235, J. Giles, Beragh 640k £1345; 635k £1315; 580k £1275, W. Nixon, Donemana 560k £1265; 510k £1125, B & J Hasson, Ervey 570k £1225; 535k £1190; 475k £1120, Mark Kelly, Beragh 560k £1220, Peter Owens, Sixmi8lecross 510k £1165; 515k £1105; 340k £835, Joe Cunningham, Killaloo 350k £1000 (285p); 565k £1190, M. McCabe, Victoria Bridge 505k £1060; 460k £940, Noel Cairns, Urney 615k £1245, W. J. Doherty, Newtownstewart 465k £1065, H. Wilson, Ardstraw 415k £975; 410k £945; 400k £865, N. Armstrong, Trillick 420k £930, Bert Jones, Ederney 405k £865; 400k £985; 390k £920, J. Mullan, Claudy 440k £920, M. McMenamin, Barrowfield 455k £950; 315k £765, Noel Lagan, Killucan 425k £875; 310k £775, M. Colton, Dromore 335k £790; 355k £785; 310k £670; 265k £620, W. J. Johnston, Ederney 385k £805, C. Quinn, Donemana 315k £650, K. Irvine, Ederney 285k £625; 290k £620.

Heifers: Dreenan Estates, Beragh 640k £1280, J. Sloan, Irvinestown 540k £1200; 540k £1145; 495k £1060, S. McElhone, Donaghmore 540k £1200; 580k £1235; 510k £1085; 545k £1150, B & J Hasson, Ervey 510k £1100; 490k £1085, W. Nixon, Donemana 515k £1100, 490k £1030, H. Colton, Dromore 560k £1190; 515k £1090; 545k £1135, D. Gillan, Garvagh 520k £1090; 510k £1065; 465k £1000, K. Cunningham, Killaloo 520k £1090; 475k £1090, W. J. Smyth, Strabane 510k £1045, A. Kelly, Fintona 545k £1100, T. McCarrol, Eskra 415k £960; 475k £1020, J. R. Lowry, Burndennett 380k £900; 435k £980; 430k £935; 460k £980, J. J. McGirr, Augher 405k £885; 400k £865; 375k £810, H. Wilson, Ardstraw 400k £860; 440k £920; 415k £870, A. Sproule, Kesh 400k £835; 385k £880, Bert Jones, Ederney 360k £850; 380k £805, R. Ward, Mullaslin 390k £860, S. McCann, Altamuskin 380k £795; 395k £810.

Fat Cows: N. McGarrigle, Irvinestown 500k £174; 590k £173, B & J Hasson, Ervey 600k £169, H. Colton, Dromore 600k £169, Wm. Gamble, Donemana 710k £166; 810k £164 (£1328), J. V. McCrossan, Drumquin 610k £165; 730k £157, B. Campbell, Trillick 780k £165, W. Browne, Clanabogan 690k £161, Wm. Stronge, Ederney 780k £158, K & P Maguire, Leggs P. O. 540K £156, P. M. O’Kane, Drumquin 490k £154, J. J. McGirr, Augher 620k £152.

Dropped Calves: K & P. Maguire, Leggs P. P. £615 Charolais Bull, A. O’Kane, Pomeroy £450 Charolais Heifer, S. McCartney, Irvinestown £430 Limousin Heifer, Wm. Stevenson, Sion Mills £400 Angus Heifer, M. Cush, Pomeroy £370 B. Blue Bull, T. R. Smith, Castlederg £355 B. Blue Bull, M. Beattie, Fintona £350 Angus Bull; £330 Angus Heifer, A. Vance, Trillick £355 B. Blue Bull; £320 B. Blue Heifer, E. Connolly, Castlederg £345 Limousin Bull, Wm .Connell, Claudy £340 Simmental Bull; £340 B. Blue Bull, D. McNamee, Newtownstewart £340 Limousin Bull, D. Beattie, Omagh £325 Limousin Bull, Bert Wilson, Omagh £325 B. Blue Heifer.