MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 18-06-20
An entry of 960 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 17th June returned a slightly easier trade for spring lambs. Cull ewe prices remained very firm.
Good quality light lambs sold steadily from 420p to 448p per kilo for 20k @ £89.50 each followed by 438p per kilo for 21kilos @ £92 each.
Good quality heavy lambs sold from £92 to £95.50 each with good quality pens from 380p to 392p per kilo for 24kilos @ £94 each followed by 388p per kilo for 24.3kilos @ £94.50 each.
Over 300 cull ewes sold to a top of £145 each with other pens @ £129, £125 & £121 each. Main demand for well fleshed ewes from £85 to £110 each. Plainer ewes from £50 to £80 each.
Dungannon seller : 24k £94 392p : Caledon farmer : 24k £94 392p : Killeavy farmer : 24.3k £94.50 388p : Moy producer : 24.5k £95 388p : Richhill farmer : 24k £93 388p : Portadown seller : 24k £92.50 386p : Loughgall seller : 24.9k £95 382p
Cullyhanna farmer : 20k £89.50 448p : Hamiltonsbawn seller : 21k £92 438p : Poyntzpass farmer : 20k £87.50 438p : Markethill producer : 21k £91 433p : Glenanne seller : 20k £86.50 433p : Aghalee producer : 21.7k £93 428p: Newry seller : 22k £94 427p : Portadown farmer : 21.9k £93.50 427p : Richhill producer : 21.5k £91.50 426p