MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 14-02-18
An entry of 1200 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 14th February sold in a significantly firmer demand for fat hoggets.
Heavy hoggets sold to a top of £112 each paid for 26kilos @ 428p per kilo followed by 421p per kilo for 24kilos @ £101 each. Main demand from 390p to 418p per kilo with the entire entry of heavy hoggets weighing 25.5kilos @ £102 each.
Good quality middleweight hoggets sold from 400p to a top of 445p per kilo for 21kilos @ £93.50 each followed by 430p per kilo for 20.5kilos @ £88.20 each.
Store lambs sold to a top of 406p per kilo for 18.6kilos @ £75.50 each.
Cull ewes sold from £70 to £97 each with second quality selling from £50 to £65 each. Doubles sold from £160 to £198 each. Singles from £120 to £155 each.
Richhill farmer : 26k £112 428p : Portadown farmer : 24k £101 421p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 25.4k £106.20 418p : Portadown farmer : 24.3k £101 416p : Mullabawn farmer : 25.7k £105.80 412p : Armagh farmer : 24.3k £100 412p : Lisnadill farmer : 24k £98.50 409p : Warrenpoint farmer : 24.5k £100 408p
Magheralin farmer : 21k £93.50 445p : Poyntzpass farmer : 20.5k £88.20 430p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 22.1k £94.50 428p : Ballymageough farmer : 23.5k £98.50 419p : Belleeks farmer : 21.4k £89 416p : Killylea farmer : 22.5k £93.20 414p : Armagh farmer : 23.7k £97 409p : Mayobridge farmer : 22k £90 409p :