MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 06-09-18
An entry of 1250 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 05-09-18 sold in a steady trade.
Heavy lambs sold from £85 to £92 each and from 330p to 344p per kilo for 25kilos @ £86 each. Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 350p to a top of 386p for 22kilos @£85 followed by 374p for 20.3kilos @ £76 each.
Store lamb trade was exceptionally good. Light stores sold to 414p per kilo for 14kilos @ £58 each. Stronger pens sold 394p for 17.4kilos @ £68.50 each followed by 392p for 17.2kilos @ £67.50 each. All good quality stores sold from 360p to 390p per kilo.
Cull ewes sold from £70 to £114 each and breeding hoggets sold to a top of £152 each. Main demand sold from £120 to £148 each.
Armagh farmer : 25k £86 344p : Dungannon farmer : 24k £82.50 344p : Middletown farmer : 25.1k £86 343p : Castlewellan farmer : 25.3k £86 340p : Portadown farmer : 25.3k £86 339p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 25.8k £85.50 331p
Comber farmer : 22k £85 386p : Dungannon farmer : 20.3k £76 374p : Comber farmer : 21k £78 371p : Newry farmer : 22k £80 364p : Comber farmer : 21.5k £78 363p : Armagh farmer : 22.7k £82 361p : Portadown farmer : 23.4k £84.50 361p : Portadown farmer : 20k £72 360p
Loughgilly farmer : 14k £58 414p : Cookstown farmer : 16k £65 406p : Aughnacloy farmer : 16.5k £67 406p : Poyntzpass farmer : 14.9k £59.50 399p : Rathfriland farmer : 17.4k £68.50 394p : Banbridge farmer : 17.2k £67.50 392p : Loughgilly farmer : 16.9k £66 391p : Ballinahinch farmer : 10k £39 390p : Corbet farmer : 17.8k £69 388p