MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 15-11-18
An entry of 1100 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 14th November sold in a firmer trade.
Heavy lambs sold readily from £80 to £88 each with good quality pens selling from 325p to 343p per kilo paid for 24.9kilos @ £85.50 each from a Warrenpoint producer followed by 340p per kilo for 24.4kilos @ £83 each from a Banbridge farmer.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 350p to 375p per kilo for 20.4kilos @ £76.50 from a Jerrettspass farmer followed by 370p per kilo for 20kilos @ £74 each from a Newtownhamilton farmer.
Store prices were noticeably firmer. Good quality light stores sold from 400p to 427p per kilo for 16.4kilos @ £70 each followed by 422p for 16.6kilos @ £70 each. Stronger stores sold to 400p paid for 17.5kilos @ £70 each.
Cull ewes sold from £60 to £74 each. Second quality from £45 to £50 each.
Warrenpoint farmer : 24.9k £85.50 343p : Banbridge producer : 24.4k £83 340p : Richhill farmer : 24.4k £83 340p : Armagh producer : 24k £81 338p : Caledon farmer : 24k £81 338p : Tullyvallen farmer : 24.3k £82 337p : Magheralin producer : 24.8k £83 335p :
Jerrettspass farmer : 20.4k £76.50 375p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 20k £74 370p : Camlough farmer : 20.2k £74 366p : Armagh producer : 20.5k £74 361p : Ballynahinch producer : 20.4k £73.50 360p : Kilcoo farmer : 22k £79 359p : Newry farmer : 21.2k £76 358p : Gilford farmer : 20.4k £73 358p
Derrycughan producer : 16.4k £70 427p : Newry farmer : 16.6k £70 422p : Jerrettspass farmer : 16.8k £70.50 420p : Crossmaglen farmer : 16.1k £67 416p : Dungannon producer : 15.7k £65 414p : Loughgall farmer : 16.4k £67 409p : Crossmaglen farmer : 12.3k £50 407p : Richhill producer : 16k £65 406p