More demand for lightweight cattle at Omagh

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A similar show to last week, with more demand for lightweights.

Bullocks: Patk Connolly, Castlederg 465k £985; 460k £940; 515k £1055, G Fyffe, Omagh 460k £955; 505k £975, Patk McNabb, Dromore 420k £860; 340k £730; 385k £825, H Henry, Fintona 425k £840, R Crawford, Newtownstewart 500k £970; 510k £970; 485k £955, F Ferris, Leglands 625k £1155, S Doherty, Killeter 415k £820, S Campbell, Trillick 445k £870; 440k £840, R Giles, Gortaclare 415k £800, M Gallen, Scraghey 480k £920, Jas Walsh, Arvalee 380k £780.

Heifers: Noel Anderson, Kesh 405k £1050, Jas Conroy, Beragh 415k £830; 420k £820, Glenn Wilson, Carrickmore 540k £1100, Ian Hamilton, Castlederg 520k £1025; 450k £875; 485k £940, DS Palmer, Gortaclare 510k £975, R T Sproule, Strabane 520k £985, Saml Caldwell, Killen 540k £1020; 605k £1115; 615k £1120, Noel McQuaid, Dromore 580k £1080, K Harpur, Castlederg 615k £1120, Jas Walsh, Arvalee 390k £820, T Teague, Trillick 395k £810; 380k £770; 340k £680, Ivan Frazer, Omagh 350k £710; 380k £760.

Fat cows: K McCaffrey, Foremass 700k £142, K Harpur, Castlederg 770k £134, M McCrory, Castlederg 570k £134, M Patton, Douglas Bridge 570k £133, D McCullagh, Carrickmore 600k £129, Wm Doherty, Strabane 640k £127; 570k £125, P Donnelly, Mountfield 620k £126, V Daly, Drumlea 680k £124; 560k £119, Pat Fox, Carrickmore 830k £124, Peter Gormley, Carrickmore 590k £124; 540k £124.

Dropped calves: K Timoney, Leglands £440 B Blue bull; £400 Angus bull, P Hollywood, Greencastle £410 Blonde bull, Wm Warnock, Trillick £370 B Blue bull, G Henderson, Irvinestown £325 Limousin bull, L Mathers, Strabane £320; £315 and £310 B Blue bulls, M Aiken, Drumquin £315 B Blue bull, N Doherty, Newtownstewart £315 Hereford bull, Wm Henderson, Trillick £315 Limousin bull, R Goligher, Mountjoy £305 B Blue bull, RJ Graham, Ederney £300 B Blue bull, H Smyth, Dromore £300 Angus bull, E Connolly, Castlederg £305 Limousin heifer, A McFarland, Omagh £305 Hereford heifer, S Maguire, Trillick £295 Limousin heifer.

Sale of wintered suckled calves: 420 calves on offer met confident demand with particular emphasis on easier finished sorts.

Bull/bullocks: K and S Quinn, Strabane 405k £900, J McFarlane, Broughderg 410k £875; 445k £900; 370k £875, A Marshall, Fyfin 465k £945, E McGrade, Trillick 400k £815; 275k £685; 255k £620, RJ Mowbray, Newtownstewart 450k £910; 265k £680; 370k £800, JJ Muldoon, Cookstown 320k £780, P Connolly, Fintona 370k £870; 295k £680, D Emery, Castlederg 345k £805, S McGirr, Ballygawley 310k £725; 315k £715; 295k £755; 280k £650, Wm McLaughlin, Drumquin 300k £700, A Teague, Dromore 300k £690; 350k £775; 295k £705, S Whelan, Gortin 370k £840; 320k £730; 330k £720, M Patton, Douglas Bridge 360k £820, Chas McNabb, Drumquin 395k £895; 385k £850, John Keenan, Rouskey 330k £740, K Lynch, Castlederg 310k £690; 240k £600, E Coyle, Aghyaran 215k £520, M Cassidy, Drumquin 290k £685; 320k £695, R Sproule, Castlederg 290k £680, R Gilchrist, Douglas Bridge 315k £690, K Irvine, Ederney 360k £790; 375k £810, L Keenan, Carrickmore 300k £655, A and I McFarland, Clanabogan 360k £780; 355k £775, A Conway, Newtownstewart 320k £700.

Heifer calves: John Keenan, Rouskey 460k £945, M McNabb, Dromore 405k £820; 350k £775; 385k £830, K and S Quinn, Strabane 370k £860, N McIlwaine, Plumbridge 335k £765; 350k £790; 340k £760, D McIlwaine, Plumbridge 350k £785; 360k £790, R Gilchrist, Douglas Bridge 325k £725, SA Britton, Donemana 310k £675, W Noble, Ederney 310k £665; 265k £570, M Johnston, Lack 320k £680, E McGrade, Trillick 310k £655; 280k £625, M McFarland, Beragh 210k £530; 250k £600; 280k £640, W and S Cousins, Omagh 235k £570, S Whelan, Gortin 255k £610, K McCanny, Dromore 260k £620; 300k £665, RJ Mowbray, Newtownstewart 240k £565, B McMenamin, Drumquin 260k £600, RT Sproule, Strabane 235k £530, G Wilson, Carrickmore 240k £540; 300k £635; 250k £540, J Bradley, Plumbridge 205k £460, C Doyle, Seskinore 300k £670, K Lynch, Castlederg 295k £645, J Travers, Aghyaran 325k £680.