Markethill
  • Date: 14/05/2019
  • Type: Calves, Cattle

  • Town: Markethill (Co. Armagh)
  • Address: Markethill Livestock & Farm Sales 12 Cladymilltown Road, Markethill County Armagh
  • Webpage: Markethill Mart

14/05/2019 - Markethill Cattle Mart Report

MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK CATTL SALE REPORT 14TH MAY 2019

An entry of 135 cull cows at Markethill on Tuesday 14th May continued to sell in a very firm demand.  Cow/heifers sold to £188 per 100 kilos for 590k Char at £1115.  Heavy cows sold steadily from £140 to £177 for 700k at £1235 and up to £1375 for 850k £162.  Main demand from £140 to £167 per 100 kilos.  Fleshed Friesian cows sold from £110 to £128 for 790k at £1015.  Second quality friesians cows from £90 to £105 and the poorest types from £70 to £85 per 100 kilos.

Cull cows

Keady farmer 592k £1115 £188.00; Tassagh farmer 700k £1235 £177.00; Portadown farmer 674k £1125 £167.00; Banbridge farmer 720k £1195 £166.00; Newtownhamilton farmer 742k £1225 £165.00; Loughgall farmer 710k £1135 £160.00; Banbridge farmer 744k £1185 £159.00; Banbridge farmer 712k £1115 £157.00; Aughnacloy farmer 764k £1195 £156.00;

Friesian cull cows

Kilkeel farmer 792k £1015 £128.00; Markethill farmer 622k £765 £123.00; Dungannon farmer 654k £775 £119.00; Portadown farmer 596k £705 £118.00; Mountnorris farmer 612k £715 £117.00; Dungannon farmer 636k £735 £116.00; Portadown farmer 666k £745 £112.00; Crilly farmer 676k £745 £110.00;

CALVES

160 calves sold in an exceptionally good demand with good quality heifer calves selling to a top of £420 for a 4 week old Char followed by £410 for a 6 week old Lim.  Main demand for good quality heifers sold from £200 to £320.  Bull calves sold to £370 paid twice for a 5 week old Lim.  All good quality bulls from £240 to £325 each.

Bull calves

Lim £370; Lim £370; Lim £325; Ch £320; BB £290; Lim £290; Lim £280; Ch £280; Ch £270;

Heifer calves

Ch £420; Lim £410; AA £320; Ch £290; AA £270; Lim £255; Lim £245; FKV £220;

Download Our New App

Featured Video

Replay - Ballymahon Mart 13-09-2018

Twitter Timeline

News by Category

Mart Reports By County