MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 28-02-19
An entry of 1300 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 27th February sold in a very firm trade with prices slightly increased on the week.
Heavy hoggets sold steadily from £96 to £102 each with top quality pens from 385p to 416p per kilo paid for 27 hoggets weighing 24.4kilos @ £101.50 each followed by 40 hoggets weighing 24.1k @ £97.50 each.
Good quality middleweight hoggets sold from 400p to a top of 458p per kilo for a Moneymore producer for 21.2kilos @ £97 each followed by 424p per kilo for 20.4kilos @ £86.50 from a Loughbrickland farmer.
A small entry of stores sold to 436p per kilo for 17.3kilos @ £75.50 each from a Dungannon producer.
Heavy cull ewes sold from £75 to £110 each. Doubles sold at £218, £210 & £202. Singles sold at £220, £175 and £170 each.
Keady farmer : 24.4k £101.50 416p : Armagh farmer : 24.1k £97.50 405p : Keady farmer : 24.2k £97.80 404p : Redrock farmer : 24k £96 400p : Belleeks farmer : 24.8k £98.50 397p : Altnamackin farmer : 25.4k £100.80 397p : Markethill farmer : 25k £99.20 397p : Armagh farmer : 24k £95 396p : Loughgall farmer : 24.5k £96.80 395p
Moneymore farmer : 21.2k £97 458p : Loughbrickland farmer : 20.4k £96.50 424p : Poyntzpass farmer : 23.4k £98 419p : Scarva farmer : 20.6k £86 417p : Markethill farmer : 23.4k £97 415p : Armagh farmer : 22k £91 414p : Armagh farmer : 23.4k £96.50 412p : Tandragee farmer : 22.6k £93.20 412p
Dungannon farmer : 17.3K £75.50 436P : Loughbrickland farmer : 19.9k £84 422p : Loughbrickland farmer : 19.5k £82 421p : Moneymore farmer : 12.9k £52 403p : Eglish farmer : 19.6k £76 388p : Portadown farmer : 19.4k £74 381p :