AN entry of 800 sheep at Markethill on Wednesday, June 12, returned an improved trade for Lambs and Cull sheep.
Light lambs sold to 447p per kilo for 21 kilos @ £93.80 with several pens from 425p to 438p per kilo. The entire entry of light lambs averaged 420p per kilo.
Heavy lambs sold from £92 to £98 and up to 400p per kilo for 24 kilos @ £96 each. The entire entry of heavy lambs sold averaged £94.70 each.
Good quality Cull ewes sold from £60 to £77 each with 2nds from £40 to £55 each.
A smaller entry of Ewes and lambs sold readily. Doubles sold from £150 to £188 each. Singles sold from £120 to £152 each. The final sale of Ewes and Lambs for this season will be next week 19-06-13.
Mountnorris famer : 24k £96 400p : Madden farmer : 24k £95.50 397p : Killylea farmer : 24k £94 391p : Armagh farmer : 24.5k £93.80 382p : Glenanne farmer : 24.5k £92.80 378p : Armagh farmer : 25k £94.50 378p : Armagh farmer : 25.5k £94 368p
Poyntzpass farmer : 21k £93.80 446p ; Loughgall farmer : 21.5k £94.20 438p ; Newry farmer ; 21k £91.20 434p : Poyntzpass farmer ; 22k £95.20 432p ; Keady farmer ; 22k £95 431p ; Keady farmer : 21.5k £92.80 431p ; Newtownbutler farmer : 20k £85.80 429p ; Armagh farmer : 20.5k £87.50 426p : Armagh farmer : 22k £93.80 426p : Poyntzpass farmer : 22.5k £95.80 425p