Markethill
  • Date: 08/06/2021
  • Type: Calves, Cattle

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

08/06/2021 - Markethill Cattle Mart Report

MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK CATTLE SALE REPORT 8 TH JUNE 2021
Dairy stock sold to a top of £1650 at Markethill on Tuesday 8 th June paid for an in calf cow from a
Markethill farmer. The same owner received £1230 for an in calf 4 th calver. A Mayobridge farmer
received £1400 and £1380 for calved heifers.
CULL COWS
110 cull cows sold in a steady demand. Cow/heifers to £224 per 100 kilos for 618k at £1385
followed by £208 per 100 kilos for 594k at £1235. Several more from £190 to £199 per 100 kilos.
Beef bred cows sold from £150 to £188 per 100 kilos for 668k at £1255 from a Richhill farmer
followed by £182 per 100 kilos for 656k at £1195 from a Loughgall producer. Fleshed Friesian cows
sold from £128 to £143 per 100 kilos with a top of £164 per 100 kilos for 680k at £1115 from a
Newry producer. Second quality Friesian cows sold from £100 to £120 per 100 kilos and the poorest
types from £85 to £95 per 100 kilos.
Cull cows
Banbridge farmer 618k £1385 £224.00; Cookstown farmer 594k £1235 £208.00; Gilford farmer 702k
£1395 £199.00; Loughgall farmer 646k £1255 £194.00; Loughgall faremr 638k £1225 £192.00;
Richhill farmer 668k £1255 £188.00; Loughgall farmer 656k £1195 £182.00; Moy farmer 734k £1325
£181.00; Banbridge farmer 804k £1425 £177.00;
Friesian cull cows
Newry farmer 682k £1115 £164.00; Banbridge farmer 670k £955 £143.00; Dungannon farmer 796k
£1095 £138.00; Newry farmer 720k £965 £134.00; Newtownhamilton farmer 626k £835 £133.00;
Dungannon farmer 674k £885 £131.00; Milford farmer 818k £1065 £130.00; Portadown farmer 714k
£915 £128.00;
CALVES
105 dropped calves sold in a steady demand with good quality bull calves under 6 weeks selling from
£270 to £460 for a 4 week old Char followed by £400 for a 4 week old Lim. Good quality heifer
calves from £230 to £330 with a top of £340 paid twice for Angus calves.
Bull calves
Chl £260.00; Lim £400; Lim £310; BB £310; AA £290; AA £280; BB £270;
Heifer calves
AA £340; AA £340; AA £330; BB £320; Lim £295; BB £280; AA £280; AA £270;

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