Almost 250 cast ewes on offer at Newtownstewart

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Sheep sale: Almost 250 cast ewes on offer sold up to £146 for rams and £129 for ewes.

Prices: J Beattie rtam) £146. Ewes £101 and £100. R Scott £129, £113 and £86. A Buchanan £119 and £75; C Ballantine £100 and £99. A Carton £96. J O’Kane £97, £96 and £93 R Temple £98; O McConnell £89; N McIlwaine £97; J Maguire £97, £95, £84 and £82. I Gilmour £99 and £82; S Gallen £96, £90 and £74. W Taylor £86. J Leonard £99 and £80. R J Campbell £96. H O’Kane £91.50 and £71.00; D Swann £79.50; N Warnock £82; J Baxter £82; G Lecky £85, £78 and £76; J Moss £76, H McFarland £80.

A limited number of lambs sold as follows: W T N Warnock 24.25kgs £97.20, 21.50kgs £93.50; H O’Kane 21.25kgs £93.80; R J Lecky 22.75kgs £96; 23kgs £97.20; A Patrick 21.50kgs £94.00.

Cattle sale: A larger entry of cattle on offer sold to a solid trade with fat cows selling to £1025 and £157 per 100kgs; bullocks to £1205 and £530 over while heifers sold to £1015 and £445 over.

Fat cows: Ray Elkin, Omagh 510kgs £157, 580kgs £142. W D C Millar, Douglas Bridge 845kgs £121, 770kgs, £117.

Bullock prices: Owenreagh Farm Services, Omagh 675kgs £1205, 700kgs £1180, 645kgs £1090, 635kgs £1082, 585kgs £1090, 660kgs £1060, 620kgs £1057, 590kgs £980, 550kgs £950. H T Hempton, Gortin 695kgs £1100, 560kgs £900, 495kgs £840; D J Thompson, Castlederg 565kgs £905; Ms S Miller, Newtownstewart 695kgs £1135, 570kgs £1067, 640kgs £1080, 600kgs £1090, 610kgs £1050, 585kgs £1040, 675kgs £1017, 525kgs £910. W D C Millar, Douglas Bridge 665kgs £1120, 675kgs £1110, 680kgs £1100, 725kgs £1100. M Kelly, Artigarvan 470kgs £915, 400kgs £785. J F Kelly, Artigarvan 465kgs £890, 475kgs £855. J E Mullan, Claudy 410kgs £785, 420kgs £725. D Sayers, Strabane 450kgs £745.

Heifer prices: D J Thompson, Castlederg 650kgs £1015, 585kgs £905, 530kgs £822 and £810; Owenreagh Farm Services, Omagh 550kgs £995, 580kgs £990, 510kgs £900, 600kgs £945. J Gallagher, Castlederg 435kgs £820, 480kgs £790; a Strabane farmer 520kgs £835, 430kgs £810, 460kgs £800. S Hemphill, Castlederg 480kgs £825 and £815, 400kgs £700, 470kgs £745. J F Kelly, Artigarvan 495kgs £917. R Allison, Strahulter 470kgs £870 and £840, 415kgs £775, 375kgs £715, 350kgs, £700.