MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 05-03-20
An entry of 1600 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 4th March sold in a steady trade.
The 950 hoggets sold in a similar trade to previous weeks. Good quality middleweights sold from 430p to 473p per kilo for 34hoggets weighing 22kilos @ £104 each for a Keady producer. Horned hoggets sold to 448p per kilo for 31hoggets weighing 23.4kilos @ £104.80 each.
Good quality heavy hoggets sold from 420p to 454p per kilo for 24kilos @ £109 each. Top price for heavy hoggets £119 for 27.7kilos 430p per kilo. Several pens sold from £110 to £116 each.
An entry of 250 cull ewes reached £175 each with several more pens from £120 to £170 each. Second quality ewes sold from £80 to £110 each.
A large entry of Ewes & Lambs sold readily with doubles to £285, £280 & £270 each. Singles sold to £200, £198 & £188 each.
Markethill seller : 24k £109 454p : Cullyhanna farmer : 24k £103.50 431p : Armagh farmer : 24k £103.50 431p : Newtownhamilton seller : 24.4k £105 430p : Ballykeel producer : 27.7k £119 430p : Collone producer : 26.1k £111.80 428p : Collone farmer : 25.4k £108.50 427p :
Keady producer : 22k £104 473p : Derrynoose farmer : 20k £94 470p : Portadown seller : 23.4k £104.80 448p : Newtownhamilton farmer: 23.6k £105 445p : Portadown producer : 22.4k £99 442p : Portadown seller : 22.2k £98 441p : Cullyhanna farmer : 22k £96.50 439p : Killylea seller : 22k £96 436p :
Tynan farmer : 13k £60 461p : Tassagh seller : 16k £73 456p : Armagh farmer : 19k £84 442p : Silverbridge producer : 19.9k £86.50 434p : Loughbrickland farmer : 18.2k £79 434p : Lislea farmer : 19k £82 431p : Armagh seller : 14k £59 421p : Middletown farmer : 19.7k £82 416p