MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 19-11-20
An entry of 1240 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 18th November sold in a further improved trade.
Heavy lambs sold to a top of £110 with all good quality heavy lambs from 410p to 458p per kilo for 24kilos @ £110 each for a Markethill farmer followed by 431p per kilo for 24kilos @ £103.50 each from a Poyntzpass farmer.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 420p to 462p per kilo for 23.7kilos @ £109.50 each from a Markethill farmer followed by 456p per kilo for 20.2kilos @ £92 each from a Dungannon producer. A Ballinahinch farmer received 454p per kilo for 20.7kilos @ £94 each.
Store lambs sold in a very strong demand with light stores to 577p per kilo for 14.9kilos @ £86 each from a Lurgan farmer followed by 542p per kilo for 12kilos @ £65 each from a Mullabawn farmer. Stronger stores sold to 506p per kilo for 17.8kilos @ £90 each from a Lurgan farmer followed by 494p per kilo for 17kilos @ £84 each from a Mullabawn farmer.
The 160 Cull Ewes sold to a top of £141 each with all good quality ewes from £85 to £126 each with plainer ewes from £60 to £80 each.
Markethill farmer : 24k £110 458p : Poyntzpass seller : 24k £103.50 431p : Armagh producer : 24k £103 429p : Ballinahinch seller : 24k £102.50 427p : Poyntzpass farmer : 24k £102 425p : Tandragee seller : 24.5k £104 425p : Tandragee producer : 24.6k £104 423p Tandragee seller : 24.4k £103 422p
Markethill seller : 23.7k £109.50 462p : Dungannon producer : 20.2k £92 456p : Ballinahinch seller : 20.7k £94 454p : Tandragee farmer : 20k £90.50 453p : Keady farmer : 21k £95 452p : Kilcoo farmer : 22.1k £99.50 450p : Portadown seller : 20.5k £92 449p
Lurgan seller : 14.9k £86 577p : Downpatrick farmer : 13.2k £71 538p ; Hilltown farmer : 16.2k £83 512p : Markethill farmer : 16.7k £85 509p : Loughgilly seller : 15k £76 507p :
Lurgan producer : 17.8k £90 506p : Mullabawn seller : 17k £84 494p : Altnamackin farmer : 17.5k £86 491p : Ballykeel seller : 19k £93 489p : Hilltown farmer : 17.2k £83.50 485p : Dromara producer : 18.6k £90 484p : Tandragee seller : 18.4k £88 478p