MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 28-04-22
An entry of 1530 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 27th April returned a firm demand with a 99% clearance.
Good quality light Spring Lambs sold steadily from 560p to 600p per kilo for 20k @ £120 each, followed by 594p for 20k @ £120 each. Top price for light lambs £125.50 for 21.5k 584p.
Heavy Spring lambs sold to £132, followed by £131 & £129 each and up to 550p per kilo for 24k @ £132 each.
Heavy hoggets sold steadily from £118 to £130 per head with good quality pens from 470p to 537p per kilo for 24.4k @ £130 each, followed by 508p per kilo for 24k @ £122 each.
Middleweight hoggets sold to 581p per kilo for 19.8k @ £115 each, followed by 577p per kilo for 20.8k @ £120 each. Main demand for good quality hoggets at 510p to 550p per kilo.
The 410 Cull Ewes maintained a very firm trade with heavy ewes to £246, £238 & £236 each. All good quality fleshed ewes sold from £150 to £200 per head. Plainer ewes from £100 to £130 each.
Another full yard of Ewes & Lambs sold in a steady demand with good quality Doubles to £330, £310 & £305 each. Several more top quality doubles sold from £250 to £290 each. Singles sold to £260, £245 & £240 each. Several more from £180 to £235 each.
LIGHT SPRING LAMBS
Tynan producer : 20k £120 600p : Markethill farmer : 20.2k £120 594p : Portadown seller : 20.2k £120 594p : Downpatrick farmer : 21k £124 590p : Markethill farmer : 20.5k £121 590p : Portadown seller : 20.9k £123 589p : Richhill producer : 21.5k £125.50 584p : Tandragee seller : 21.1k £123 583p : Caledon producer : 21k £122 581p : Tandragee producer : 21.3k £123 578p : Armagh farmer : 22.4k £129 576p :
Belleeks producer : 24.2k £130 537p : B’hinch producer : 24k £122 508p : Aghalee farmer : 24.4k £124 508p : Tynan farmer : 24.5k £124 506p : Markethill farmer : 25k £126 504p : Whitecross seller : 24k £118 492p : Glenanne producer : 25k £120 480p : Newry producer : 26.1k £124 475p : Dungannon producer : 26.4k £124 470p : Whitecross farmer : 26.7k £125 468p :
Armagh farmer : 19.8k £115 581p : Loughgilly seller : 20.8k £120 577p : Portadown producer : 17.5k £100 572p : Dungannon producer : 21.8k £121 555p : Markethill farmer : 23k £122 530p : Keady farmer : 21k £111 529p : Loughgall farmer : 21.3k £112 526p :