MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 14-02-19
An entry of 1170 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 13th February sold in an easier trade for fat hoggets . Cull ewe prices and ewe lamb prices remain steady.
Heavy hoggets sold from £90 to £98.50 each and good quality pens sold from 370p to 392p for 24k @ £94 each followed by 388p for 24.5k @ £95 each.
Good quality middleweight sold from 390p to 423p for 20k @ £84.50 each followed by 422p per kilo for 20.4k @ £86 each.
Store trade eased with main demand from 375p to 412p for 17k @ £70 each.
Good quality cull ewes sold from £70 to £97 each and poorer ewes from £50 to £65 each.
An increased entry of ewes & lambs sold in a very firm demand with doubles selling to a top of £260 with others from £200 to £255. Singles sold from £130 to £178 each.
Mowhan farmer : 24k £94 392p : Poyntzpass farmer : 24.5k £95 388p : Collone farmer : 24.3k £93.50 385p : Markethill farmer : 24.1k £92.50 384p : Loughgilly farmer : 24k £92 383p : Collone farmer : 24.5k £92 376p : Armagh farmer : 24.5k £91.80 375p :
Killeavy farmer : 20k £84.50 423p : Loughbrickland farmer : 20.4k £86 422p : Richhill farmer : 22.3k £92 413p : Mowhan farmer : 23k £94 409p : Cladymore farmer : 20.5k £82.50 402p : Newry farmer : 22k £88.50 402p : Markethill farmer : 21.6k £86 398p : Kilkeel farmer : 23.2k £92 397p : Markethill farmer : 21.5k £85 395p
Newry farmer : 17k £70 412p : Portadown farmer : 15.9k £65 409p : Mullabawn farmer : 18.5k £75 405p : Portadown farmer : 17.5k £70 400p : Caledon farmer : 19.5k £76 389p : Desertmartin farmer : 17.8k £68.50 385p : Newry farmer : 14.5k £55 379p : Richhill farmer : 19.5k £73 374p