- Town: Markethill (Co. Armagh)
- Address: Markethill Livestock & Farm Sales
12 Cladymilltown Road,
- Webpage: Markethill Mart
06/05/2020 - Markethill Sheep Mart Report
MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK & FARM SALES – SHEEP REPORT 6 th May 2020
A smaller entry of sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 6 th May continued to sell in an excellent trade.
Cull ewes sold to $149 each with other lots at £137, £136 and £120. Main trade from £85 to £107
Plainer ewes from £60 to £80 each.
Spring lambs sold to 495p/k for 21.4k at £106, followed by 479p/k for 21.8k at £104.50.
Main demand from 455p/k to 473p/k. The sale average for light lambs was £103.50 each.
Heavy lambs sold to £108 with several pens from £105 to £107 each.
A small entry of hoggets sold from 350p/k to 382p/k for 22.9k at £87.50.
Camlough producer 22.9k £87.50 (382p/k): Tandragee producer 20k £75 (380p/k); Richhill prioducer
27.6k £103 (373p/k): Camlough producer 23.2k £85 (366p/k); Poyntzpass producer 22.9k £82
(358p.k): Newry producer 22.4k £85 (351p/k):
Armagh producer 21.4k £106 (495p/k): Tassagh producer 21.8k £104.50 (479p/k): 20k £95 (475p/k):
Dromore producer 22.4k £106 (473p/k): Tynan producer 22.6k £106.50 (471p/k): Middletown
producer 22.4k £105.50 (471p/k): Aghalee producer 23.3k £108 (464p/k): Armagh producer 22.9k
Armagh producer 25k £107 (428p/k): Markethill producer 25k £106.50 (426p/k): Tassagh producer
26k £108 (416p/k): Middletown producer 26k £107 (412p/k):