MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 17-04-19
An entry of 1280 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 17th April returned a steady trade for spring lambs and hoggets
620 hoggets had a complete clearance with heavy hoggets selling from £95 to £101.50 each with good quality pens selling from 390p to 409p per kilo for 24.8kilos @ £101.50 each followed by 395p per kilo for 25.4kilos @ £100.20 each.
Good quality middleweight hoggets sold from 395p to 422p per kilo for 20.4kilos @ £86 each followed by 402p per kilo for 20.4kilos @ £86 each.
An increased entry of 210 spring lambs sold to a top of 524p per kilo for 12.4kilos @ £65 each followed by 451p for 20.6kilos @ £93 each.
Heavy Spring lambs sold to £106 paid for 24.3kilos followed by £105 for 24.9kilos at 422p per kilo. All good quality heavy lambs sold from £100 to £106 each.
An entry of 240 cull ewes sold to a top of £91 each with all fleshed ewes selling from £85 to £91each with poorer quality ewes from £62 to £84 each.
A large entry in the Breeding ring returned an excellent trade with good quality doubles selling at £255, £252 & £245 each and several more outfits from £208 to £242 each. Singles sold to £225, £212& £210 each with others from £168, £182 & £198 each.
Mountnorris producer 24.8k £101.50 409p/k: Newry producer 25.4k £100.20 395p/k: Collone farmer 25.4k £99.50 392p/k: Mountnorris producer 24.1k £94 390p/k: Markethill producer 25.6k £98.20 384p/k: Caledon producer 26.6k £102 383p/k: Markethill producer 25.3k £96.20 380p/k:
Markethill producer 20.4k £86 422p/k: Portadown producer 20k £80.50 403p/k: Dungannon producer 23k £91 396p/k/: Loughbrickland producer 203k £79.50 392p/k: Armagh producer 23k £90 391p/k: Keady producer 22k £84.50 384p/k: Glenanne producer 23k £86 374p/k:
Loughbrickland producer 19.3k £85 440p/k: Armagh producer 19.5k £76.50 392p/k: Kilkeel producer 19.4k £74.50 384p/k: Aughnacloy producer 18.5k £62 335p/k:
LIGHT SPRING LAMBS
Banbridge producer 12.4k £65 524p/k: 17.5k £75 429p/k: 16k £65 406p/k:
MIDWEIGHT SPRING LAMBS
Armagh producer 20.6k £93 452p/k: Scarva producer 21.7k £97.50 449p/k: Portadown producer 20.8k £93 447p/k: Armagh producer 21k £93 443p/k: Whitecross producer 21k £92 438p/k: Armagh producer 22.1k £96 434p/k: Loughbrickland producer 22k £95.50 434p/k:
HEAVY SPRING LAMBS
Collone producer 24.3k £106 436p/k: Armagh producer 24.9k £105 422p/k: Markethill producer 25.6k £105 410p/k: Newry producer 24.7k £100 405p/