MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SALES – CATTLE - SATURDAY 22ND DECEMBER 2018
Cattle trade remained very firm at Markethill on Saturday 22nd December. Good quality heifers sold from £185 to £222 per 100k for a 450k Blond at £1000 from a Hilltown farmer. Stronger heifers from £202 per 100k for 522k Ch at £1055 from a Ballygawley farmer. The same owner sold several heifers from £185 to £197 per 100k.
Midweight store bullocks to £217 per 100k for 408k Lim at £885 from a Newtownhamilton farmer. Stronger steers from £184 to £197 for 620k Lim at £1235 from a Lisburn producer.
Good quality male weanlings sold £200 to £257 per 100k for 330k at £770 for a Hilltown farmer. Heifer weanlings from £200 to £241 per 100k for 286k Char at £690 from a Banbridge producer.
Hilltown producer 450k £1000 222p/k: Ballygawley producer 522k £1055 202pk: 552k £1085 197p/k: Keady producer 472k £885 188p/k: Ballygawley producer 550k £1025 186p/k: 568k £1045 184p/k: 598k £1095 183p/k:
Newtownhamilton producer 408k £885 217p/k: Lisburn producer 626k £1235 197p/k: Armagh producer 534k £1035 194p/k: Lisburn producer 666k £1265 190p/k: 572k £1075 188p/k: 668k £1235 185p/k:
Hilltown producer 300k £770 257p/k: Newry producer 226k £555 246p/k: Kells producer 222k £505 228p/k: Craigavon producer 372k £825 222p/k: 352k £780 222p/k: 372k £820 220p/k: 366k £790 216p/k:
Banbridge producer 286k £690 241p/k: Newry producer 192k £460 240p/k: 208k £490 236p/k: 244k £570 234p/k: 194k £440 227p/k: