- Town: Markethill (Co. Armagh)
- Address: Markethill Livestock & Farm Sales
12 Cladymilltown Road,
- Webpage: Markethill Mart
15/10/2020 - Markethill Sheep Mart Report
MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 15 – 10 – 20
An entry of 1430 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 14 th October sold in a steady demand.
Good quality heavy lambs sold from 380p to 408p per kilo for 24kilos @ £98 each from a Tandragee
farmer, followed by 392p per kilo for 25kilos @ £98 each from a Richhill producer. Top price of £101
each was paid for 26.5kilos from a Donacloney farmer.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 390p to 429p per kilo for 21kilos @ £90 each followed
by 424p per kilo for 20.5kilos @ £87 each from an Aughnacloy farmer.
Stronger store lambs sold to a top of 500p per kilo for 17kilos @ £85 each from an Aughnacloy
farmer followed by 488p per kilo for 17kilos @ £83 each from a Ballyward farmer.
Light stores sold to 516p per kilo for 12.8kilos @ £66 each for a Rathfriland farmer.
The 180 cull ewes sold in a strong demand. Good quality ewes from £90 to £150 each. Plainer ewes
from £50 to £70 each.
Next week the 21 st October is the Final Breeding Sale of the season which includes an entry of 100
strong ewe lambs Suff/Chev and Mule/Suff X ewe lambs from a County Down farmer.
Tandragee farmer : 24k £98 408p : Armagh 25k £98 392p : Benburb farmer : 24.5k £95 388p : Newry
producer : 24.5k £95 388p : Donacloney seller : 24.1k £93 386p : Tandragee producer : 24.5k £94
384p : Aughnacloy farmer : 24k £92 383p : Donacloney seller : 26.5k £101 381p :
Aughnacloy farmer : 21k £90 429p : Aughnacloy farmer : 20.5k £87 424p ; Aughnacloy farmer : 21k
£88.50 421p : Ballyward producer : 21k £87 414p : Moira seller : 20.1k £82.50 410p : Hamiltonsbawn
farmer : 20.5k £84 410p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 22k £89.50 407p : Poyntzpass farmer : 22.3k
£90.50 405p :
Newry seller : 12.8k £66 516p : Newry producer : 13k £67 515p : Banbridge producer : 16.1k £82.50
512p : Annalong seller : 13k £65.50 504p : Markethill farmer : 13.4k £67 500p :
Aughnacloy seller : 17k £85 500p : Ballyward producer : 17k £83 488p : Belleeks seller : 17.6k £84
477p : Newry farmer : 17k £81 476p : Hilltown producer : 17.4k £81.50 468p : Hilltown producer :
17.5k £81.50 466p : Dungannon seller : 17k £79 465p : Kilkeel seller : 17.7k £82 463p