MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 19-06-19
An entry of 1320 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 19th June included 850 Spring lambs which continued to sell in a firm demand.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 390p to 429p per kilo paid for 21.7kilos @ £93 each followed by 425p per kilo for 20.7kilos @ £88 each. All good quality lambs sold in excess of £4 per kilo.
Heavy lambs sold from £90 to £94 each and from 350p to 382p per kilo for 24.2kilos @ £92.50 each.
An entry of 260 cull ewes sold in an excellent trade with 1st Quality ewes from £80 to £105 with 2nd quality from £55 to £70 each.
Breeding hoggets sold up to £158 each with several more pens from £135 to £152 each.
Special Entry on Wednesday 26th June :- 8 Pure Bred Char Hoggets plus lambs at foot for an Annalong farmer.
Poyntzpass farmer : 24.2k £92.50 382p : Moy farmer : 24k £91 379p : Loughgilly producer : 25k £93 372p : Belleeks farmer : 24.7k £91 368p : Donaghmore farmer : 26k £93.50 359p : Tullyglush producer : 26.4k £93.50 354p : Portadown farmer : 26.5k £93 351p :
Cullyhanna farmer : 21.7k £93 429p : Armagh farmer : 20.7k £88 425p : Armagh producer : 20.8k £88 423p : Glenanne farmer : 21.5k £90.50 421p : Armagh farmer : 20.5k £86 420p : Tandragee farmer : 21.5k £89 414p : Richhill producer : 21.8k £90 413p : Richhill farmer : 22.3k £91.50 410p : Kilkeel producer : 20.5k £84 410p