Bullocks sell to £1920 at Omagh

Beef Bullocks sold to £1920 and Beef heifers to £1830 at Omagh on Monday, illustrating the keen demand for beef. Buyers have become more cautious for long-term keep cattle.

Bullocks: Patk. McCrossan, Drumquin 830k £1920; 765k £1730; 675k £1420, S. McCanny, Clanabogan 805k £1750, R. McCrossan, Drumquin 765k £1730; 645k £1500; 540k £1270, S. Mitchell, Eskra 530k £1370; 600k £1500; 580k £1370, M. McShane, Strabane 515k £1320; 525k £1285; 430k £1050, M. G. McAleer, Dromore 510k £1240, Patk. Dolan, Castlederg 535k £1260; 565k £1270, Jas. Teague, Dromore 690k £1600, R. Rea, Clanabogan 540k £1245 and £1225; 570k £1240, C. Scott, Gillygooley 585k £1300, Wm. Irvine, Ederney 425k £1140; 460k £1210, Patk. Owens, Fintona 480k £1255, J. Haughey, Creggan 425k £1100, F. McElroy, Fintona 485k £1230; 490k £1235, D. Gallagher, Mountfield 440k £1090; 400k £1080, M. Sheerin, Donemana 405k £1000; 340k £900, C. O’Hagan, Eskra 495k £1180, M. Cumiskey, Creggan 340k £920; 320k £860; 330k £830, Jas. Nugent, Leglands 380k £910.

Heifers: G. Dolan, Killeter 740k £1830; 720k £1600; 770k £1640, M. Gordon, Urney 600k £1470; 610k £1470; 615k £1420, N. Tierney, Dungannon 540k £1300; 515k £1230; 545k £1260, P. McCann, Sixmilecross 550k £1320, M. McCullagh, Loughmacrory 560k £1340; 635k £1510; 530k £1250, Wm. Irvine, Ederney 530k £1260, G. Clarke, Sixmilecross 660k £1550, S. McAleer, Dromore 560k £1310, M. McNeilis, Beragh 515k £1200; 560k £1280; 485k £1130, D. Carolan, Cranagh 570k £1320, Pat. Corrigan, Cabragh 570k £1310; 540k £1240, J. B. Barrett, Tattysallagh 645k £1470; 595k £1360; 620k £1380, J. McElduff, Beragh 590k £1340, P. McCann, Altamuskin 470k £1180; 450k £1120, J. C. Norris, Omagh 485k £1170; 435k £1010, S. Daly, Mountfield 465k £1100; 500k £1170, S. McGirr, Ballygawley 450k £1060; 455k £1070; 485k £1060, M. Cumiskey, Creggan 385k £990; 335k £810.

Fat Cows: S. Allen, Meaghy 660k £218, R. Thompson, Kesh 470k £218, M. Brogan, Glenhull 810k £206; 680k £184, C. Devine, Strabane 750k £202, John Allen, Fyfin 630k £202; 840k £186; 890k £170, C. McGarvey, Drumlea 610k £194; 580k £194, J. Barrett, Tattysallagh 840k £191; 590k £187, R. J. Sproule, Garvetagh 730k £191; 650k £178, Wm. Henderson, Trillick 560k £188, S. Cassidy, Tattyreagh 740k £184; 680k £175; 720k £172, K. Teague, Dromore 640k £177; 740k £176; 660k £174, J. A. Ferguson, Ballygawley 660k £173, G. Dolan, Killeter 710k £171; 720k £166; 650k £164.

Friesian Cows: G. Lyons, Beragh 650k £184; 800k £162, Wm. Henderson, Trillick 830k £159, R. Sterritt, Mountjoy 840k £158, D. Moore, Fintona 710k £157, J. Kerrigan, Strabane 770k £157.

Weanlings: I.McCutcheon, Dunbreen £960; £870; £820 and £800 Charolais Heifers, M. P. McKernan, Mountfield £680 and £595 Blonde Heifers, S. Donaghy, Donemana £535 and £530.

Dropped Calves: C. McGarvey, Drumlea £465 Charolais Bull, H. Reid, Fintona £350 Angus Bull, M. T. Grimes, Beragh £345 B. Blue Bull, J. L. Davis, Strabane £340 B. Blue Heifer; £320 Angus Bull, J. McAleer, Fecarry £340 Angus Bull, Foyle View Farms, £330 Angus Bulls (3); £320 Angus Heifers (2), F&N. McGarvey, Dunmoyle £325 Angus Bulls (2); £320 Angus Bulls (3), M. K. McCullagh, Glenhull £320 B. Blue Bull, H. McKinley, Trillick £310 Angus Bulls (3), W. McCreery, Fyfin £310 B. Blue Bull, D. McHugh, Castlederg £295 Angus Bulls, S&A. Wilson, Omagh £260 Simmental Heifer, K. Warnock, Trillick £255 Limousin Heifer, K. Latimer, Trillick £250 Hereford Heifer.