- Town: Markethill (Co. Armagh)
- Address: Markethill Livestock & Farm Sales
12 Cladymilltown Road,
- Webpage: Markethill Mart
09/09/2021 - Markethill Sheep Mart Report
MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 09-09-21
An entry of 2080 sheep in Marketill on Wednesday 8 th September sold in a steady demand.
Heavy lambs sold from 400p to 420p per kilo for 24.5k @ £103 each from a Whitecross farmer and
also for a Magheralin producer. Main trade from £100 to £107 per head.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold from 430p to 455p per kilo for 20k @ £91 each from a Tynan
farmer followed by 447p for 20.9k @ £93.50 each from a Portadown producer. Top price for
middleweights @ £103.50 each for 23.8k 434p from a Portadown farmer.
A very large entry of stores sold in an exceptionally strong demand with good quality light pens
selling from 520p to 590p per kilo for 34 lambs 14.4k @ £85 each from a Tandragee farmer followed
by 586p per kilo for 14.5k @ £85 each from a Cullyhanna farmer. A Castlewellan producer received
583p per kilo for 13.9k @ £81 each. Stronger stores sold to 530p per kilo for 17k @ £90 each from a
Hilltown farmer, followed by 518p for 17k @ £88 each from a Newtownstewart farmer. Main
demand for stronger stores sold from 470p to 518p per kilo.
The 210 Cull Ewes sold in a steady demand. Fleshed Ewes sold from £110 to £167 each. Plainer ewes
from £70 to £100 each.
Another full yard of Breeding Ewes sold in a steady demand with hoggets selling to a top of £225
each with others at £200, £188 & £180 each. Main demand for good quality hoggets from £150 to
Whitecross farmer : 24.5k £103 420p : Loughgilly farmer : 24.5k £103 420p : Magheralin producer :
24.5k £103 420p : Tassagh seller : 24.3k £101.50 418p : Poyntzpass seller : 24.2k £101 417p :
Tandragee producer : 25k £104 416p : Newtownstewart producer : 24.5k £101 412p : Keady farmer :
24.4k £99 406p :
Tynan seller : 20k £91 455p : Portadown producer : 20.9k £93.50 447p ; Mullabawn farmer : 20.2k
£90 446p : Armagh producer : 20.7k £92 445p : Killylea farmer : 20.4k £90.50 444p : Pomeroy seller :
20.9k £92 440p : Magheralin producer : 22.5k £99 440p : Tynan farmer : 22.3k £98 439p :
LIGHT STORE LAMBS
Tandragee seller : 14.4k £85 590p : Cullyhanna producer : 14.5k £85 586p : Castlewellan producer :
13.9k £81 583p : Tynan farmer : 10.7k £62 579p : Hilltown seller : 15.2k £88 579p : Cullyhanna
farmer : 15.4k £88.50 575p : Dromore seller : 10.5k £60 571p : Tynan farmer : 13.6k £77 566p :
Hilltown seller : 17k £90 530p : Newtownstewart producer : 17k £88 518p : Tynan farmer : 17.1k £87
509p : Dungannon producer : 17.6k £87.50 497p : Lislea producer : 17.6k *7 494p : Castlewellan
farmer : 17.5k £86 491p : Belleeks farmer : 17.4k £85 489p :