Markethill
  • Date: 10/10/2018
  • Type: Sheep

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

10/10/2018 - Markethill Sheep Mart Report

MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 11-10-18

An entry of 1350 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 10th October sold in a steady trade.

Heavy lambs sold from £78 to £81.50 each with good quality heavies from 320p to 333p per kilo for 24k @ £80 each followed by 331p for 24.2k @ £80 each.

Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 340p to 360p for 20kilos @ £72 each.

Another large entry of stores sold in a very strong trade with light stores from 385p to 407p for 16.7k @ £68 each. Stronger stores to 393p for 18.2k @ £71.50 each.

First quality cull ewes sold from £70 to £95 each with second quality from £45 to £60 each.

In the breeding ring Rams sold to a top of £290 for a Char Ram lamb followed by £285 for a Suffolk and £250 for a Texel Shearling. Hoggets sold from £110 to £140 each.

HEAVY LAMBS

Gilford farmer : 24k £80 333p : Poyntzpass farmer : 24.2k £80 331p : Dungannon farmer : 24k £78 325p : Loughgall farmer : 24.1k £78 324p : Poyntzpass farmer : 24.1k £78 324p : Mowhan farmer : 24.2k £78.20 323p

MIDDLEWEIGHT LAMBS

Belleeks farmer : 20k £72 360p : Dungannon farmer : 20k £69.50 348p : Gilford farmer : 20.5k £71 346p : Newry farmer : 21.4k £74 346p : Dungannon farmer : 23k £79.50 346p : Newry farmer : 21.4k £73.50 343p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 20.3k £69.50 342p : Dromore farmer : 20.9k £71.50 342p : Newry farmer : 23k £78.50 341p

STORES

Lislea farmer : 16.7k £68 407p : Mullabawn farmer : 16.8k £68 405p : Mayobridge farmer : 16.6k £66.50 401p : Mayobridge farmer : 17k £68 400p : Kilmore farmer : 16.6k £66 398p : Mullabawn farmer : 15.6k £61.50 394p : Kilcoo farmer : 18.2k £71.50 393pAnnalong farmer : 17.6k £69 392p

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