MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 31-10-19
On Wednesday 30th October heavy lambs sold to a greater demand to a top of £76 each for 25kilos. Other middleweight lambs weighing 24kilos reached £75 followed by 23kilos @ £73 each.
Fat ewes sold in a great demand to a top of £104 each for a Texel Ewe followed by a Char @ £95 each and Dorsets @ £81 each.
Stores were also in firm trade with plenty of customers around the ringside. Stores weighing 16.5 kilos made £64.50 each with stronger pens selling at £67.50 for 18.4kilos 366p followed by £70.50 for 19.5 kilos 354p.
Glassdrummond farmer : 25.5k £76.50 300p : Dromara farmer : 25.4k £76 299p : Forkhill seller : 26.4k £76 287p
Newtownhamilton farmer : 21.9k £72 328p : Newry seller : 22.3k £72 322p : Markethill farmer : 23.9k £74 309p
Portadown producer : 16.6k £64 385p : Banbridge seller : 16.7k £63 377p : Benburb farmer : 18.4k £67.50 366p : Jerrettspass farmer : 19.9k £70.50 354p : Hillsborough producer : 19.7k £66.50 337p