No improvement in prices or weather at Omagh

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A small entry for the first day of summertime which saw no improvement in either prices or weather.

Bullocks: D Hume Strabane 565k £1160; 546k £1070; 490k £955, WD Ewing Fintona 530k £1065; 620k £1160, P Carland Mountfield 560k £1105, Patk Lagan Killeenan 655k £1285; 610k £1100, J Mc Cullagh Loughmacrory 525k £1025, PJ Mullan Tattyreagh 560k £1065, N Mc Combe Donemana 485k £995, F Mc Elroy Fintona 460k £860, F Thompson Ederney 370k £790, F Kearney Drumquin 340k £675.

Heifers : C Mc Carron Ballygalwey 575k £1130; 595k £1130, W Pauley Sixmilecross 590k £1100; 610k £1090, P Lagan Killeenan 620k £1080, T Donnelly Brookboro 575k £1060; 515k £970, J Mc Cullagh Loughmacrory 475k £980; 480k £960, M Donnelly Dromore 525k £910, John Donnelly Drumquin 535k £985.

Fat Cows: R Matthewson Newtownstewart 610k £190, G Skelton Drumquin 610k £164, N Mc Garrigle Irvinestown 690k £149, W Todd Beragh 780k £149, JF Kelly Loughmacrory 690k £147, A Mc Crory Castlederg 520k £145, P O’ Donnell Castlederg 740k £144, Josp Farrell Dromore 640k £139, A Donnelly Dromore 660k £136, Jason Smyth Killen 600k £136, O Donnelly Dromore 670k £134; 650k £131, SH Stewart Castlederg 730k £133, G Thompson Kesh 580k £133.

Friesian Cows: L Mc Carney Seskinore 500k £130, Geo Woods Fintona 560k £130, B Stewart Castlederg 600k £128, S Brown Beragh 520k £127; 760k £113, Ian Cathers Beragh 540k £127; 530k £119, H O’ Neill Dromore 630k £115; 600k £115, G Skelton Drumquin 700k £111.

Dropped Calves

Bull Calves: M Quinn Dromore £425 Char, Ryan Mc Bride Fintona £420 Char, PJ O Kane Omagh £415 Limousin, J Marshall Omagh £375 Angus, Wm Connell Claudy £350 Simmental, Derek Donnell Strabane £345 Angus, David Beattie Omagh £335 Char; £320 Limousin, Geo Crumley Strabane £335 Limousin, RS Crawford Fintona £330 Angus, N Hutchinson Trillick £300 Blonde

Heifer Calves: Wm Connell Claudy £370 Galloway; £330 Limousin, PJ O’ Kane Omagh £360 Angus, S Slevin Dromore £360 Charolais, D&K Short Omagh £345 B.Blue; £295 Limousin, JF Kelly Loughmacrory £340 Limousin, B Haughey Creggan £305 Simmental, G Vance Dromore £305 Blonde, Mark Dooher Donemana £300 B.Blue, Colm Quinn Ballygalwey £300 B.Blue.

Dairy Heifers

A consignment of 14 calved heifers sold to a ceiling of £1700 and an average of £1525.