MARTS: Newtownstewart

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Friday morning sheep sale: S Brogan 25 ½ kgs £67.50; C F Kee 25kgs £67.20; F McKenna 28kgs £67.80; I Lecky 25 ¾ kgs£67.20; Ross Hemphill 26kgs £66.80; V Shortt 24 ¼ kgs £65.80; Peter McFarland 24kgs £65.50; 24kgs £64.80; O A Patterson 26kgs £65.50; J Beattie 24kgs £64.50; R Sproule 24 ¼ kgs £64.00; Ivan McCrea 22 ½ kgs £60.80; A Hill 23 ¼ kgs £62.80; R Scott 24 ½ kgs £66.50; R S Moore 22 ½ kgs £61.00; C McLaughlin 22kgs £62.00; J Beattie 23kgs £63.50; B Nethery 23 ½ kgs £61.00; W Buchanan 22 ½ kgs £60.00; D Baxter 24 ¼ kgs £64.00.

First quality fat ewes sold from £58.00 to £70.00; second quality sold from £40 up.

A good entry of cattle sold to a firm trade with cows with calves selling to £1340; bullocks to £1320 and £557 over £1 while heifers sold to £1170 and £610 over £1.

Cows with calves Peter Connolly Fintona £1340.

Heifer prices: Peter McNally Plumbridge 560kgs £1170; 550kgs £1155 and £1140, 540kgs £1150, £1145 and £1100, 530kgs £1100 and £1080; Mr McNallys eight heifers averaged £1130 each and £208 per 100kgs. Ryan O’Neill Strabane 550kgs £1050, 480kgs £1040. Jas Gallagher Omagh 520kgs £1037 540kgs £1020, 535kgs £1000, 515kgs £1050, 460kgs £915 and £900, 490kgs £930, £905 and £900. R W Ferguson Lislea 500kgs £930 and £850, 530kgs £900, £895 and £885; M Sheerin Donemana 470kgs £850 490kgs £867. H Catterson Castlederg 450kgs £875, 460kgs £840 and £805, 400kgs £750; C Gormley Donemana 445kgs £795.

Bullock and bull prices: C Gormley Donemana 775kgs £1320. D Baxter Crowhill 530kg £1087, 510kgs £980 and £960, 520kgs £930 and £885, 470kgs £950 and £925. R Allison Strahulter 590kgs £1190, 600kgs £1125, 710kgs £1140. Peter Connelly Fintona 530kgs £1030, 535kgs £955; P Gormley Donemana 515kgs £980; H Catterson Castlederg 385kgs £800, 400kgs £767. A local farmer 490kgs £845; B McKay Sion Mills 360kgs £790. A Drumquin farmer 500kgs £850.