Markethill
  • Date: 08/10/2019
  • Type: Calves, Cattle

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

08/10/2019 - Markethill Cattle Mart Report

MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK CATTLE SALE REPORT 8TH OCTOBER 2019

An entry of 225 cull cows at Markethill on Tuesday 8th October sold in a steady demand.  Cow/heifers sold to £175 per 100 kilos for 700k Lim at £1225 from a Tandragee farmer.  Heavy cows sold from £162 per 100 kilos for 770k blonde at £1255 from a Markethill producer.  Main demand for good quality beef cows from £125 to £155 per 100 kilos.  Fleshed Friesian cows sold from £95 to £112 per 100 kilos for 690k at £775 from a Stewartstown farmer followed by £107 per 100 kilos for 712k £765 for a Tandragee farmer.  Second quality friesians sold from £85 to £95 per 100 kilos and the poorest cows from £60 to £75 per 100 kilos.

Cull cows

Tandragee farmer 700k £1225 £175.00; Markethill farmer 776k £1255 £162.00; Armagh farmer 642k £1035 £161.00; Middletown farmer 778k £1205 £155.00; Tassagh farmer 696k £1060 £152.00; Markethill farmer 802k £1175 £147.00; Markethill farmer 686k £945 £138.00; Belleeks farmer 728k £990 £136.00;

Friesian cull cows

Stewartstown farmer 694k £775 £112.00; Tandragee farmer 712k £765 £107.00; Keady farmer 704k £745 £106.00; Markethill farmer 776k £805 £104.00; Banbridge farmer 694k £715 £103.00; Dungannon farmer 722k £725 £100.00; Portadown farmer 666k £665 £100.00;

CALVES

150 calves returned at steady demand.  Good quality heifer calves sold from £220 to £310 for a BB with good quality bulls from £220 to £280 for a Sim.

Bull calves

Sim £280; BB £275; AA £270; Sim £260; Sim £255; Sim £245; Lim 240; Sim £240;

Heifer calves

BB £310; BB £280; AA £260; AA £245; AA £230; BB £230; Lim £230;

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