MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 03-10-19
An entry of 1120 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 2nd October sold in a steady demand for fat lambs and stores.
Heavy lambs sold from £70 to £73.50 each with good quality pens selling from 280p to 293p per kilo for 24.2kilos @ £71 each followed by 24kilos @ £70 each.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 300p to 318p for 21.2kilos @ £67.50 followed by 317p for 21kilos @ £66.50 each.
A large entry of stores sold to 383p per kilo for 15.4kilos @ £59 each with stronger stores to 362p per kilo for 17.8kilos @ £64.50 each.
A small entry of cull ewes sold to a top of £94 each with good quality ewes selling from £60 to £90 each. Plainer ewes sold from £45 to £55 each.
Silverbridge farmer : 24.2k £71 293p : Mayobridge farmer : 24k £70 292p : Moira producer : 24.5k £71 290p : Dorsey seller : 24.7k £70.50 286p
Portadown farmer : 21.2k £67.50 318p : Mayobridge seller : 20k £63.50 318p : Lisburn seller : 21k £66.50 317p : Portadown seller : 20.5k £64.50 315p : Warrenpoint farmer : 20.3k £64 315p : Clontigora seller : 21.4k £67 313p : Armagh producer : 21.1k £66 313p : Camlough farmer : 20k £62.50 313p :
Markethill farmer : 15.4k £59 383p : Corbet producer : 17.8k £64.50 362p : Lisburn seller : 15.8k £56.50 358p : Leitrim farmer : 17k £60 353p : Drpaerstown producer : 14.6k £51.50 353p : Warrenpoint seller : 19k £67 353p : Ballynahinch producer : 16.2k £57 352p :