MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 21-07-22
An entry of 1870 sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 20th July maintained a firm trade.
Good quality middleweight lambs sold steadily from 500p to 540p per kilo for 22.5k @ £122 each followed by 540p for 20k @ £108 each.
Heavy lambs sold from £119 to £130 per head with a top price of 516p per kilo for 24.8k @ £128 each followed by 496p per kilo for 25k @ £124 each.
A large entry of Stores sold readily with light stores selling from 540p to 659p per kilo for 11.3k @ £74.50 each from a Portadown farmer followed by 572p per kilo for 13.8k @ £79 each from a Poyntzpass producer. Stronger stores sold to 511p for 18.8k @ £96 each followed by 500p per kilo for 17.8k @ £89 per head. Main demand for stronger stores from 480p to 500p per kilo.
The 300 Cull ewes sold in a steady demand. Fleshed ewes from £120 to £175 each and plainer ewes from £80 to £100 each.
Dungannon producer : 24.8k £128 516p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 25k £124 496p : Warrenpoint seller : 24k £118 492p : Tyrone farmer : 26.5k £130 491p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 24.4k £119 488p : Armagh seller : 24.1k £117 486p : Newry seller : 24k £116 483p : Belleeks farmer : 24.3k £117 482p :
Jerrettspass farmer : 22.5k £122 542p : Banbridge seller : 20k £108 540p : Loughgall producer : 23.8k £128 538p : Aughnacloy producer : 21.2k £111 524p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 22k £115 523p : Markethill farmer : 22.5k £116 516p : Portadown seller : 20k £103 515p : Portadown seller : 23.4k £120 513p : Newtownhamilton farmer : 20.5k £105 512p
Portadown producer : 11.3k £74.50 659p : Poyntzpass farmer : 13.8k £79 572p : Banbridge seller : 14k £80 571p : Rostrevor seller : 12.7k £71 559p : Portadown producer : 14.5k £80 552p : Camlough farmer : 13.8k £76 551p : Mullabawn seller : 14.6k £70 541p :
Newtownhamilton farmer : 18.8k £96 511p : Kilkeel farmer : 17.8k £89 500p : Crossmaglen seller : 19.4k £97 500p : Armagh farmer : 19k £93.50 492p : Belleeks farmer : 19.6k £96 490p : Crossmaglen seller : 19.4k £95 490p : Loughgilly farmer : 17.4k £85 489p