Markethill
  • Date: 13/10/2020
  • Type: Calves, Cattle

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

13/10/2020 - Markethill Cattle Mart Report

MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK CATTLE SALE REPORT 13 TH OCTOBER 2020
Dairy stock sold to a top of £1550 at Markethill on Tuesday 13 th October for a calved heifer from a
Portadown farmer. The same owner received £1440 and £1340 for calved cows. An entry of maiden
heifers from a Portadown farmer sold to a top of £1020, £1000, £940. An Aghalee farmer sold an
entry of Norwegian Red maiden to a top of £940 with fkv cross maiden heifers from the same owner
selling to a top of £800. Several more from £700 to £750 each.
Cull cows
160 cull cows sold in a steady demand. Good quality beef bred cows from £140 to £169 for 676k at
£1145 from a Dungannon farmer and for 690k BB at £1175 from a Middletown producer. Fleshed
Friesian cows sold from £114 to £123 for 680k at £840 and up to £905 for 760k £119 for a
Waringstown farmer. Second quality Friesian cows from £90 to £105 and the poorest types from
£70 to £85 per 100 kilos.
Cull cows
Dungannon farmer 676k £1145 £169.00; Middletown farmer 694k £1175 £169.00; Armagh farmer
804k £1335 £166.00; Benburb farmer 940k £1545 £164.00; Richhill farmer 826k £1355 £164.00;
Richhill farmer 750k £1225 £163.00; Armagh farmer 746k £1205 £162.00; Armagh farmer 624k
£1005 £161.00;
Friesian cull cows
Newry farmer 680k £840 £123.00; Tandragee farmer 680k £815 £120.00; Waringstown farmer 762k
£905 £119.00; Keady farmer 736k £845 £115.00; Jerrettspass farmer 642k £735 £115.00; Dromore
farmer 662k £755 £114.00; Newry farmer 752k £855 £114.00; Dromore farmer 740k £835 £113.00;
Calves
130 calves sold in an exceptionall strong demand with good quality bull calves to a top of £440 for a
5 week old Char followed by £410 for a 4 week old AA. Main demand from £250 to £350 each.
Good quality heifer calves under 6 weeks sold to £440 for a blue followed by £390 for a Lim. All
good quality heifers from £240 to £360 each.
Bull calves
Ch £440; AA £410; Her £380; Lim 3350; Lim £320; AA £320; AA £310; Lim £300;
Heifer calves
BB £440; Lim £390; BB £360; Lim £360; Ch £340; BB £340; AA £260;

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