Heifers sell to £1455 at Newtownstewart

A good seasonal entry of cattle at Newtownstewart saw Heifers selling to £1455 and £850 over £1 while Bullocks sold to £1405 and £750 over £1.

Heifer prices; M Flanagan, New Buildings 660kgs £1455, 635kgs £1445, 590kgs £1440, 580kgs £1255, 520kgs £1150; A Dolan, Castlederg 610kgs £1300; A Reid, Castlederg 505kgs £1150, 495kgs £1080; 460kgs £950; R Giles, Omagh 550kgs £1110, 500kgs £1040, 505kgs £990, 480kgs £930, 455kgs £925. A Castlederg farmer 440kgs £1050, 410kgs £950. T Davis, Strabane 380kgs £885; S Smyth, Dungiven 470kgs £910.

Bullock prices; A Dolan, Castlederg 660kgs £1405; A Castlederg farmer 550kgs £1300; K Pinkerton, Omagh 495kgs £1145; A Strabane farmer 505kgs £1075, 495kgs £990.

Fat Cows sold up to £187 per 100kgs going to S Smyth, Dungiven.

Lamb prices; R Scott 24kgs £106.50; K McNamee 24kgs £105.50; W T Stronge 23kgs £103.50; 23.50kgs £101.50; Matthew Stronge 22kgs £101.00; B McGlinchey 23.50kgs £101.50; R Pollock 22.50kgs £98.00; S Dennison 21kgs £92.00.