MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK & FARM SALES
An entry of 800 cattle in Markethill on Saturday 26th September continued to sell in a very firm trade with prices for good quality midweight stock noticeably stronger.
300 heifers sold in a very firm demand with good quality beef heifers from £220 to £229 per 100k for 704k Lim at £1615 from a Killylea farmer, followed by £223 per 100k for 658k Angus at £1465 from a Benburb producer.
Top price heifer £1635 for 750k Ch from a Killylea farmer.
Forward feeding heifers sold from £200 to £225 per 100k for 612 at £1375 from an Armagh farmer, followed by £223 per 100k for 598k Lim at £1335 from a Silverbridge producer.
Good quality midweight heifers sold steadily from £200 to £231 per 100k for 470k Lim at £1095 from a Dungannon producer. The same owner received £228 per 100k for 480k at £1095.
The 270 bullocks sold in a very strong trade with beef bullocks to £224 per 100k for 680k at £1525 from a Richhill farmer, followed by 670k Lim at £1495 from a Richhill producer. Top price of £1695 was paid for a 770k Lim, £218 per 100k, for a Loughgall farmer, followed by £1655 for 760k Lim, £217 per 100k, for a Loughgall farmer.
Good quality forward feeding stores sold to £241 per 100k for 578k Ch at £1395 from a Rostrevor farmer, followed by £226 per 100k for 600k from a Moira farmer. Main trade for good quality feeding bullocks from £200 to £220 per 100k.
Good quality midweight bullocks sold steadily from £200 to £255 per 100k for 380k Lim at £975 from an Armagh farmer, followed by £244 per 100k for 416k Lim at £1015 for a Newtownhamilton farmer. All good quality midweights sold from £200 to £236 per 100k.
Good quality Friesian bullocks sold from £155 to £179 per 100k for 568k at £1015 from a Newtownhamilton farmer. The same owner received £173 per 100k for 540k at £935.
The 200 weanlings sold in a very strong demand with good quality light male weanlings from £220 to £286 per 100k for 276k Ch at £790 for a Crumlin farmer. The same owner received £281 per 100k for 242k Ch at £680. Stronger male weanlings sold from £200 to £236 per 100k for 450k at £1060 from a Cullyhanna farmer.
Good quality heifer weanlings sold from £210 to £299 per 100k for 258k at £770 from a Lislea farmer, followed by £288 per 100k for 260k at £750 from a Lislea producer.
Suckler outfits sold to a top of £2740 for a Lim cow with a bull calf at foot. Main demand for good quality outfits from £1100 to £1500 each.
Killylea producer 704k £1615 229p/k: Benburb producer 658k £1465 223p/k: Killylea producer 712k £1585 223p/k: 726k £1595 228p/k: 674k £1475 219p/k: 712k £1555 218p/k: 686k £1495 218p/k: 752k £1635 218p/k:
Killylea producer 612k £1375 225p/k: Silverbridge producer 598k £1335 223p/k: Tynan producer 576k £1285 223p/k: Benburb producer 606k £1345 222p/k: Castlewellan producer 584k £1295 222p/k: Richhill producer 532k £1165 219p/k: Tassagh producer 544k £1175 216p/k:
Dungannon produer 474k £1095 231p/k: 480k £1095 228p/k: Belleeks producer 438k £995 227p/k: Dungannon producer 472k £1055 224p/k: 484k £1075 222p/k: Lurgan producer 398k £885 222p/k: Benburb producer 426k £945 222p/k: Loughbrickland producer 432k £955 221p/k:
Richhill producer 680k £1525 224p/k: 670k £1495 223p/k: Banbridge producer 690k £1525 221p/k: Tandragee producer 708k £1555 220p/k: Loughgall producer 776k £1695 218p/k: 764k £1655 217p/k: Richhill producer 692k £1485 215p/k:
Rostrevor producer 578k £1395 241p/k: Moira producer 600k £1355 226p/k: Newtownhamilton producer 518k £1165 225p/k: 544k £1215 223p/k: Moira producer 584k £1295 222p/k: Newtownhamilton producer 530k £1175 222p/k: 518k £1145 221p/k:
Armagh producer 382k £975 255p/k: Newtownhamilton producer 416k £1015 244p/k: Portadown producer 418k £985 236p/k: 454k £1065 235p/k: Armagh producer 438k £1025 234p/k: Portadown producer 448k £1035 231p/k: Rathfriland producer 454k £1045 230p/k: 442k £1015 230p/k:
Newtownhamilton producer 568k £1015 179p/k: 542k £935 173p/k: 568k £935 165p/k: 582k £935 161p/k: 702k £1095 156p/k: Keady producer 502k £775 154p/k:
LIGHT MALE WEANLINGS
Crumlin producer 276k £790 286p/k: 242k £680 281p/k: Jonesborough producer 232k £650 280p/k: Hillsborough producer 330k £870 264p/k: Silverbridge producer 322k £810 252p/k: Castlewellan producer 322k £810 252p/k: Armagh producer 364k £910 250p/k: Castlewellan producer 366k £900 246p/k:
STRONG MALE WEANLINGS
Cullyhanna producer 450k £1060 236p/k: Sixmilecross producer 420k £960 229p/k: Hillsborough producer 440k £1000 227p/k: Keady producer 416k £945 227p/k: Moy producer 412k £905 220p/k: Glenanne producer 432k £915 212p/k: Keady producer 412k £870 211p/k:
Lislea producer 258k £770 299p/k: 260k £750 288p/k: Jonesborough producer 234k £640 274p/k: Armagh producer 284k £690 243p/k: Tassagh producer 400 £990 248p/k: 382k £940 246p/k: 352k £850 241p/k: Armagh producer 328k £790 241p/k: