MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 05-12-19
An entry of 1500 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 4th December sold in a firm trade.
Customers were very keen for store lambs with 17kilos £76(447p) for a Clare producer followed by £56.50 for 13.2kilos(428p) for a Pomeroy producer.
Middleweight lambs sold in a steady trade with 20.5kilos £85 415p per kilo for a Cullyhanna producer followed by 20.5kilos @ £85 415p for a Kilcoo producer, followed by 20kilos @ £77 each 385p per kilo for a Newry producer and £79 22.3kilos (354p) for a Silverbridge producer. Horned lambs made 23.3k £81.50(350p) for a Kilmore producer.
Heavy lambs sold to £98 for 27.5kilos (356p) for a Keady producer, followed by £86.50 for 24.5kilos (353p).
First quality ewes topped at £106, followed by £105, several pens made as far as £97 each. Second quality ewes sold from £69 to £89 each. Horned ewes sold from £45 to £61 each.
Keady farmer : 17.5k £98 356p : Silveerbridge producer : 24.5k £86.50 353p : Richhill farmer : 24k £84.50 352p : Armagh farmer : 24.5k £86 351p : Drumlough seller : 24.3k £84.80 349p :
Cullyhanna farmer : 20.5k £85 415p : Kilcoo seller : 20k £81 405p : Newry producer : 20k £77 385p : Cullyhanna producer : 20.1k £75.50 376p : Cullyhanna farmer : 20.5k £77 376p : Derrynoose seller : 21.2k £79 373p :
Clare producer : 17k £76 447p : Pomeroy producer : 13.2k £56.50 428p : Dungannon seller : 17.5k £73 417p : Dungannon producer : 17.6k £73 414p : Derrynoose farmer : 18.4k £76 413p : Portadown seller : 18k £74 411p : Loughgall farmer : 18.5k £74 400p