- Town: Markethill (Co. Armagh)
- Address: Markethill Livestock & Farm Sales
12 Cladymilltown Road,
- Webpage: Markethill Mart
17/09/2020 - Markethill Sheep Mart Report
MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 17-09-20
An entry of 1500 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 16 th September returned a slightly easier trade
for fat lambs however store lambs, cull ewes and Breeding sheep sold in a steady trade.
Good quality heavy lambs sold from £93 to £98 each with good quality pens from 370p to 400p per
kilo paid for 24kilos @ £96 each, followed by 387p per kilo for 31 lambs 24.3kilos @ £94 each.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 400p to 416p per kilo for 20.3kilos @ £84.50 each.
Another large entry of store lambs sold in an exceptionally good trade with light stores to 561p per
kilo for 13.2kilos @ £74 each from a Kilcoo farmer. Same owner sold 15 lambs 14.5kilos @ £79.50
each 548p per kilo. All good quality light stores from 480p to 530p per kilo.
Stronger stores to 480p per kilo for 20 lambs 17.2kilos @ £82.50 each from a Dungannon farmer and
for 17.1kilos @ £82 each from a Jerrettspass producer. Main demand for good quality stores from
430p to 470p per kilo.
Good quality cull ewes sold from £80 to £116 each. Plainer ewes from £55 to £75 each.
Breeding hoggets sold to £185 each paid on four occasions also £182 and £180 each. Several more
pens sold from £150 to £178 each.
SPECIAL ENTRY 23-09-20
3 PED. CHAR. RAM LAMBS
Tandragee farmer : 24k £96 400p : Loughgall farmer : 24.3k £94 387p : Tandragee seller : 24.4k £93
381p : Poyntzpass farmer : 24k £90 375p : Dungannon producer : 25.1k £93 371p : Tandragee seller :
24.7k £91.50 370p : Donacloney seller : 25.4k £94 370p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 26k £96 369p :
Warrenpoint seller : 20.3k £84.50 416p : Dungannon producer : 20k £82 410p : Newtownhamilton
farmer : 21k £86 409p : Killylea seller : 23k £94 409p :Tynan farmer : 20k £81.50 408p : Mayobridge
farmer : 20k £81.50 408p : Closkelt producer : 23.4k £95 406p :
Kilcoo seller : 13.2k £74 561p : Kilcoo seller : 14.5k £79.50 548p : Kilcoo seller : 13k £68.50 527p :
Lislea producer : 15.5k £79.50 513p : Rathfriland farmer : 15.6k £79 506p : Portadown producer :
14.3k £72 504p : Clare seller : 14k £70 500p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 16.4k £81 494p :
Dungannon seller : 17.2k £82.50 480p : Jerretspass seller : 17.1k £82 480p : Keady farmer : 16.6k £79
476p : Kilcoo seller : 17k £80 471p : Middletown farmer : 17.2k £80.50 468p : Tynan farmer : 17.5k
£79 451p : Middletown farmer : 18k £81 450p : Belleeks seller : 17.7k £79.50 449p