MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 27-05-21
An entry of 1000 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday 26th May included 600 Spring lambs.
Good quality light lambs sold from 580p to 658p per kilo for 18.7 kilos for 18.7 kgs @ £123 each, followed by 625p per kilo for 20 kilos @ £125.
Heavy lambs sold from £130 to £136 each and averaged £133.50 each. Top rate of 563p per kilo for 24kilos @ £135 each.
Fleshed cull ewes sold in a firmer demand from £120 to £166 each.
A full yard of Ewes & Lambs returned a very firm demand. Doubles to £300. Singles to £260 each.
Middletown farmer : 24k £135 563p : Dungannon seller : 24k £133 554p : Tynan farmer : 25k £136 544p : Cullyhanna farmer : 25k £136 544p : Armagh producer : 25k £132 528p Tynan seller : 26.1k £134 513p
LIGHT SPRING LAMBS
Middletown producer : 18.7k £123 658p : Tynan producer : 20k £125 625p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 20.1k £122 607p : Portadown seller : 21k £127 605p : Hamiltonsbawn farmer : 21.5k £129 600p : Armagh farmer : 23k £138 600p : Whitecross farmer : 20.1k £120 597p