MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 12/6/19
An entry of 1080 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 12th June sold in a strong trade for spring lambs and cull ewes.
Light spring lambs sold steadily from 416p to 433p per kilo for 19.4k @ £84 each followed by 429p per kilo for 19k @ £81.50 each. Several top quality pens sold from 415p to 431p per kilo.
Heavy lambs sold from £95 to £96.50 each with good quality pens from 380p to 402p per kilo for 24k at £90.50 each.
An entry of 160 ewes sold in a much firmer demand. Good quality ewes sold from £80 to £124 each, with poorer ewes from £65 to £79 each.
In the breeding ring doubles sold to £190 each and singles sold from £130 to £162 each.
LIGHT SPRING LAMBS
Armagh producer 19.4k £84 433p: Armagh producer 19k £81.50: Keady producer 19.2k £81.50 424.5p: Mowhan producer 19.6k £83 423.5p:
Markethill producer 21.8k £94 431p: Armagh producer 21.1k £90.80 430.5p: Altnamackin producer 20k £86 430p: Belleeks producer 22.4k £96 428.5p: