Markethill
  • Date: 02/05/2020
  • Type: Cattle

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

02/05/2020 - Markethill Cattle Mart Report

MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK & FARM SALES LTD

Markethill Livestock Sales’s first Saturday cattle sale since re-opening attracted an entry of 300 store and
beef cattle. Trade was exceptionally firm for all classes with heavy cattle in particularly good demand.
The 160 heifers sold in an excellent trade with top quality heavy heifers from £185 per 100k to £212 per
100k for 540k at £1145 from a Jonesborough farmer, followed by £211 per 100k for 584k Lim at £1235
from a Gilford farmer. Top price of £1325 for 686k (193p/k) from an Armagh farmer.
Good quality middleweight heifers from £190 per 100k to £216 per 100k for 498k Char at £1075 from a
Belleeks farmer. Angus heifers to £205 per 100k for 408k at £835.
Good quality lightweight heifers from £190 per 100k to £214 per 100k for 288k at £615.
The 140 bullocks sold in an excellent trade for all classes.
Good quality forward bullocks sold from £190 per 100k to £210 per 100k for 518k at £1085. Top price of
£1535 for 800k (192) from a Lurgan farmer followed by £1355 for 690k (196) for a Richhill farmer.
Good quality middleweight bullocks sold from £190 per 100k to £229 per 100k for 404k at £925 from a
Mayobridge farmer.
Lightweight bullocks sold from £195 per 100k to £234 per 100k for 366k at £855
HEAVY HEIFERS
Jonesborough producer 540k £1145 (212): Gilford producer 584k £1235 (211): Belleeks producer 506k
£1065 (210): Gilford producer 584k £1205 (206): Kilcoo producer 608k £1235 (203): Armagh producer 590k
£1195 (203): Jonesborough producer 588k £1185 (202):Carrowmannon producer 656k £1275 (194):
Collone producer 686k £1325 (193):
MIDDLEWEIGHT HEIFERS
Belleeks producer 498k £1075 (216): Loughbrickland producer 408k £835 (205): Newry producer 478k
£975 (204): Newry producer 422k £845 (200): 464k £925 (199): Lurgan producer 426k £845 (198):
Cullyhanna 424k £835 (197): Killeen producer 410k £795 (194): Armagh producer 422k £815 (193):
LIGHTWEIGHT HEIFERS
Cullyhanna producer 304k £745 (245): Killeen producer 378k £885 (234): Cullyhanna producer 356k £815
(229): Armagh producer 306k £665 (217): 288k £615 (214): Belleeks producer 310k £655 (211): Keady
producer 324k £675 (208); Gilford producer 382k £795 (208):
FORWARD BULLOCKS
Keady producer 518k £1085 (210): Newtownhamilton producer 524k £1085 (207): Banbridge producer
526k £1075 (204): Belleeks producer 546k £1115 (204): 520k £1055 (203): 594k £1205 (203):Portadown
producer 528k £1065 (202): Keady producer 596k £1195 (201):
MIDDLEWEIGHT BULLOCKS
Mayobridge producer 404k £925 (229): Newtownhamilton producer 488k £1075 (220): Lurgan producer
430k £935 (217); Kilcoo producer 452k £975 (216): Keady producer 498 £1055 (212): Portadown producer
482k £1015 (211): Warrenpoint producer 422k £885 (210): Armagh producer 496k £1030 (208):

LIGHTWEIGHT BULLOCKS
Mayobridge producer 366k £855 (234): Loughgall producer 372k £835 (224): Lurgan producer 394k £865
(220): Loughgall producer 376k £815 (217): Mayobridge producer 354k £755 (213): Loughgall producer
394k £805 (204): 374k £745 (199): 400k £795 (199):

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