MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 11-06-20
An entry of 1010 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 10th June sold in a steady demand.
Good quality light lambs sold steadily from 440p to 483p per kilo for 20.8kilos @ £100.50 each followed by 475p per kilo for 20 kilos @ £95 each. Stronger lambs sold from 400p to 420p per kilo for 25kilos @ £105 each.
Generally heavy lambs sold from £97 to £104 each.
A large entry of 300 cull ewes sold readily to a top of £131 each with other pens at £128 & £120. Main demand for fleshed ewes from £80 to £108 each. Second quality ewes from £55 to £75 each.
Hoggets & doubles sold to £220 each with others from £180 to £190 each. Singles sold to a top of £195 each with the main trade from £140 to £180 each.
Cullyhanna farmer : 20.8k £100.50 483p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 20k £95 475p : Armagh producer : 20.3k £95 468p : Hamiltonsbawn seller : 20.5k £93 463p : Keady producer : 20.4k £94 461p : Armagh farmer : 20.7k £95 459p : Richhill seller : 21k £96 457p : Tynan farmer : 20.1k £91.50 455p : Tandragee producer : 20k £91 455p.
Dromore farmer : 25k £105 420p : Portadown seller : 24k £99.50 415p : Jerrettspass farmer : 25k £103.50 414p : Armagh seller : 25k £103 412p : Mullaghbawn producer : 24.5k £100.50 410p : Coagh seller : 24.3k £98.50 405p