Markethill
  • Date: 20/12/2018
  • Type: Sheep

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

20/12/2018 - Markethill Sheep Mart Report

MARKETHILL  LIVESTOCK  SHEEP  SALE  REPORT  20-12-18

A small entry of sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 19th December sold in a firmer demand.

Heavy lambs sold steadily from £90 to £95 each which was paid on three occasions with good quality heavies selling at 365p to a top of 383p per kilo for 24.8kilos @ £95 each. The entire entry of heavy lambs average 24.9kilos @ £92.30 each.

Good quality middleweights sold from 375p to 420p paid for 20.6kilos @ £86.50 followed by 413p for 21.3kilos @ £88 each.

Store trade was exceptionally strong. Light stores sold to 467p per kilo for 10.5kilos @ £49 each also 18.7kilos sold to £81.50 each 436p. Main trade from 400p to 450p per kilo.

Good quality cull ewes sold from £65 to £88 each.

Sheep sale resumes Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

HEAVY LAMBS

Richhill farmer : 24.8k £95 383p : Armagh farmer : 24.6k £93.20 379p : Richhill farmer : 25.1k £95 378p : Portadown farmer : 24.2k £91.50 378p : Tynan farmer : 24.4k £90 369p : Dungannon farmer : 25.1k £92 367p

MIDDLEWEIGHT LAMBS

Tassagh farmer : 20.6k £86.50 420p : Tassagh farmer : 21.3k £88 413p : Draperstown farmer : 20.3k £82.50 406p : Portadown farmer : 21k £83 395p : Marketgill farmer : 22k £85.20 387p : Glenanne farmer : 21.3k £82 385p : Belleeks farmer : 23k £88.20 384p : Annaghmore farmer : 23.7k £89.50 378p : Moy farmer : 23.9k £90 377p

STORE LAMBS

Dungannon farmer : 10.5k £49 467p : Crossmaglen farmer : 17k £77 453p : Portadown farmer : 18.7k £81.50 436p : Tassagh farmer : 16.5k £70 424p : Dungannon farmer : 15.1k £64 424p : Mowhan farmer : 13.7k £58 423p : Mowhan farmer : 13.7k £58 423p : Stragrane farmer : 17k £70 412p : Middletown farmer : 16.7k £68.50 410p

 

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