Cows with calves selling to £1700 at Newtownstewart Mart

Another good supply of cattle once again met a superb trade.

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 8:52 am

Bullocks selling to £1520 (£805 over weight) and heifers selling to £1375 ( £715 over weight).

Fat cows to £1480 and £159 per 100kgs (small showy cattle selling up to £300 per 100kgs).

Bullock and bull prices: K McMullan Gortin 770kgs £1520, 675kgs £1430; W J A Houston Donemana 620kgs £1425 and £1380, 650kgs £1400, 615kgs £1320 and £1300, 560kgs £1180; An Omagh farmer 545kgs £1315, 520kgs £1180, 465kgs £1090, 450kgs £960. Raymond Buchanan Donemana 640kgs £1265, 595kgs £1200; P Connolly Victoria Bridge 460kgs £1140 and £985; M McNamee Crockatore 480kgs £1050, 440kgs £1020, 420kgs £950, 395kgs £925; E McCloskey Dungiven 515kgs £1065, 460kgs £940. S Managh Omagh 350kgs £925, 320kgs £870.

Heifer prices: W J A Houston Donemana 660kgs £1375, 615kgs £1185; R Allison Strahulter 655kgs £1140; P Connolly Victoria Bridge 500kgs £985, 460kgs £985 and £890; A McNamee Crockatore 365kgs £940, 355kgs £930, 305kgs £870 and £845, 380kgs £845; W C Kerlin Claudy 370kgs £855 and £780 and King Farms Omagh 370kgs £845, 365kgs £755.

Fat Cows: P Connolly Victoria Bridge 675kgs £159; K McMullan Gortin 660kgs £149; S Mitchell Drumlegagh (Friesian cows) 620kgs £158, 680kgs £122, 480kgs £148, 560kgs £125 C McGarvey Gortin 655kgs £146 and a Limavady farmer 620kgs £144, 630kgs £135.

Poorer cows sold from £85 up.

Cows with calves sold up to £1700.

Springing cows sold up to £1480.

Fat hoggets sold up to £133 for 25kgs.