MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 08-10-20
An entry of 1730 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 7th October sold in a steady trade.
Heavy lambs sold to a top of £106.50 paid for 25.6kilos 416p per kilo from a Madden producer. Main demand from 370p to 397p per kilo for 24.3kilos @ £96.50 each from a Crossmaglen farmer followed by 387p per kilo for 24.3kilos @ £94 each from a Tandragee producer.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 395p to 417p per kilo for 20.5kilos @ £85.50 each from a Newtownhamilton farmer followed by 415p per kilo for 20.5kilos @ £85 from a Crossmaglen producer.
Another large entry of stores maintained a very strong trade with light stores from 480p to 550p per kilo for 10kilos @ £55 each followed by 520p per kilo for 15kilos @ £78 each. Stronger stores sold to 474p per kilo for 19.3kilos @ £91.50 each from a Kilcoo farmer followed by 463p per kilo for 17.8kilos @ £82.50 each from a Loughgall farmer.
The 260 Ewes sold in a very firm trade to a top price of £137 each. All good quality ewes from £85 to £120 each. Second quality ewes from £55 to £80 each.
Breeding hoggets sold to £180 each with others at £172, £170 & £165 each. Several more pens from £140 to £160 each.
Madden farmer : 25.6k £106.50 416p : Lislea producer : 24.3k £96.50 397p : Tandragee seller : 24.3k £94 387p : Poyntzpass farmer : 24.7k £94 381p : Armagh farmer |: 24.2k £92 381p : Lislea farmer : 25k £95 380p : Newry seller : 24.5k £93 380p : Richhill producer : 24k £90 375p :
Newtownhamilton farmer : 20.5k £85.50 417p : Lislea farmer : 20.5k £85 415p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 21k £87 414p : Tandragee seller : 20.5k £84.50 412p : Tandragee seller : 20k £81.50 408p : Portadown producer : 20k £81.50 408p : Dungannon seller : 20.4k £83 407p :
Loughbrickland producer : 10k £55 550p : Newtownhamilton producer : 15k £78 520p : Keady farmer : 15.7k £79 503p : Armagh seller : 13.2k £66 500p : Mullaghbawn farmer : 15.2k £76 500p : Lislea producer : 12k £60 500p : Loughbrickland seller : 13.5k £67.50 500p :
Kilcoo seller : 19.3k £91.50 474p : Loughgall farmer : 17.7k £82.50 463p : Newry producer : 17.5k £81 463p : Cullyhanna seller : 17.4k £79 454p : Keady farmer : 17.4k £78 448p : Newry producer : 18k £80.50 447p : Glenanne farmer : 17k £76 447p