Great prices for fat cows at Newtownstewart

A slightly smaller entry of cattle on offer at Newtownstewart once again sold to a superb trade with the main talking point being the Fat Cow prices.

Cow prices; R Matthewson Dunbunraver 750kgs £218; S Reid Drumquin 745kgs £208, 715kgs £202. T Ginn Ederney 720kgs £208, 595kgs £163; A O’Carolan Castlederg 695kgs £200, 930kgs £187; King Farms Omagh 655kgs £191. E McMackin Sion Mills 655kgs £189. R King Drumquin 685kgs £187; D Baxter Crowhill 730kgs £184; L Buchanan Strabane 615kgs £179, 530kgs £172, 640kgs £170, T Davis Strabane 630kgs £162; Poorer Cows sold from £127 up.

Cows with Calves sold up to £2080 for a Char 2nd Calver with Bull Calf presented by Paul McCaffrey Drumquin.

Heifer prices; Bob Matthewson Dunbunraver 700kgs £1870 ( £1170 over weight) T Ginn Ederney 570kgs £1490, 325kgs £700; G Lecky Castlederg 620kgs £1420, 515kgs £1070 470kgs £970 and £935, 450kgs £975; R Moore Newtownstewart 365kgs £995, 330kgs £835, 270kgs £620; A Castlederg farmer 410kgs £905, 345kgs £805, 330kgs £820; Paul McCaffrey Drumquin 290kgs £800, 280kgs £775; E Quinn Dromore 475kgs £955.

Bullock and Bull prices; F Dolan Castlederg 600kgs £1265, 585kgs £1175, 575kgs £1155; T Davis Strabane 540kgs £1150; T Ginn Ederney 430kgs £1060 and £840,375kgs £800; S Wallace Donemana 520kgs £1015; M Doherty Strabane 345kgs £845 and £800, 360kgs £785, 250kgs £680 and £655, 240kgs £655; Paul McCaffrey Drumquin 265kgs £600.

Related topics: