MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 21-11-19
An entry of 1020 in Markethill on Wednesday 20th November continued to sell in a firm trade.
Good quality heavy lambs sold steadily from £85 to £88.50 each and with a top of £90 paid on several occasions. Top rate for heavy lambs to 358p per kilo for 24kilos @ £86 each followed by 354p per kilo for 24kilos @ £85 each.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 350p to 383p per kilo for 20 kilos @ £76.50 each followed by 381p for 21kilos @ £80 each.
Store trade was again very firm with good quality pens from 380p to 422p per kilo for 16.6kilos @ £70 each followed by 417p for 12kilos @ £50 each. Stronger stores sold to 412p per kilo for 18.2kilos @ £75 each.
Good quality cull ewes sold from £80 to £122 each. Plainer ewes from £55 to £70 each.
Richhill farmer : 24k £86 358p : Annaclone seller : 24k £85 354p : Middletown farmer : 25.2k £88 349p : Dungannon seller : 24.5k £85.50 349p : Newtownstewart producer : 24.3k £84 347p : Kilkeel farmer : 24.1k £83.50 346p : Ballynahinch seller : 24.9k £86 345p : Kilkeel farmer : 24.6k £84.50 344p
Portadown seller : 20k £76.50 383p : Richhill seller : 21k £80 381p : Tandragee seller : 20.6k £76.50 371p : Tandragee farmer : 20.5k £76 371p : Waringstown farmer : 20k £74 370p : Portadown seller : 20.7k £76.50 370p : Markethill farmer : 22.5k £81.50 362p : Rathfriland producer : 22.2k £80 360p
Warrenpoint producer : 16.6k £70 422p : Finnis seller : 12k £50 417p : Warrenpoint farmer : 13.5k £56 415p : Rostrevor seller : 18.2k £75 412p : Warrenpoint farmer : 18.2k £74.50 409p : Warrenpoint farmer : 17.8k £72 405p : Banbridge seller : 15.7k £63 401p : Cookstown farmer : 15k £60 400p : Rostrevor producer : 18.5k £73.50 397p