- Town: Markethill (Co. Armagh)
- Address: Markethill Livestock & Farm Sales
12 Cladymilltown Road,
- Webpage: Markethill Mart
28/11/2019 - Markethill Sheep Mart Report
MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 28-11-19
An increased entry of 1560 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 27th November continued to sell in a very firm demand.
Heavy lambs sold steadily for £84 to £89 each and good quality pens from 340p to 354p per kilo paid for 24kilos @ £85 each followed by 24.3kilos @ £86 each. A pen of heavy ram lambs 32.4kilos sold at £122 each with two pens of quality ewe lambs selling @ £101 and £93 each.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold steadily from 350p to 376p per kilo for 22.6kilos @ £85 each from a Lurgan farmer followed by 373p per kilo for 22kilos @ £82 each from a Newtownhamilton farmer.
A large entry of stores sold in a firmer demand to a top of 473p per kilo for 15kilos @ £71 each from a Pomeroy farmer followed by 451p per kilo for 16.4kilos @ £74 each from a Lurgan farmer. Stronger stores sold to 414p per kilo for 25 lambs 19.1kilos @ £79 each from a Lurgan farmer. All good quality stores sold from 370p to 410p per kilo.
Cull ewes sold from £70 to £91 each. Rams to £112 each.
Rostrevor seller : 24k £85 354p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 24.3k £86 354p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 24.2k £85 351p : Armagh farmer : 24.8k £87 351p : Markethill seller : 24k £84 350p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 24.3k £85 350p : Tynan farmer : 24.9k £87 349p : Jerrettspass producer : 24.3k £84.50 348p
Lurgan seller : 22.6k £85 376p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 20.4k £76 373p : Dromara farmer : 20.4k £76 373p : Markethill producer : 20.3k £75 369p : Keady seller : 23k £84.50 367p : Richhill farmer : 21.4k £78.50 367p : Cullyhanna farmer : 22.5k £82.50 367p : Armagh producer : 22.7k £83 366p
Pomeroy seller : 15k £71 473p : Lurgan seller : 16.4k £74 451p : Omagh producer : 15.3k £68 444p : Milford producer : 18.6k £77 414p : Lurgan seller : 19.1k £79 414p : Clare farmer : 19k £78.50 413p : Aughnacloy producer : 15.6k £65 410p : Killeavy farmer : 17k £69.50 409p :