Fat ewes to £140 at Hilltown Mart
Another good entry of sheep to Hilltown Mart on Thursday 11th November saw fat ewes sell to £140 and fat lambs to £111.
Fat ewes: Kilkeel farmer £140, Newtownhamilton farmer £136, Castlewellan farmer £134, Cabra farmer £132, Banbridge farmer £129, Banbridge farmer £128, Kilkeel farmer £126, Kilkeel farmer £124, Newtownhamilton farmer £110, Kilkeel farmer £99, Banbridge farmer £98 and Banbridge farmer £96.
Fat lambs: Cabra farmer £111 for 25.3kg (439ppk), Kilkeel farmer £109 for 24.9kg (438ppk), Hilltown farmer £105.50 for 23kg (459ppk), Cabra farmer £103.50 for 23.7kg (437ppk), Rathfriland farmer £100 for 22.1kg (453ppk), Ballyward farmer £98 for 19.8kg (495ppk), Kilkeel farmer £97.50 for 20.9kg (467ppk) and Cabra farmer £97 for 21.3kg (455ppk).
Store lambs: Hilltown farmer £98 for 19.2kg (510ppk), Hilltown farmer £97 for 18.9kg (513ppk), Ballyward farmer £95 for 16.8kg (565ppk), Hilltown farmer £89 for 17kg (523ppk), Ballyward farmer £87 for 17kg (512ppk), Castlewellan farmer £87 for 17.3kg (503ppk), Castlewellan farmer £85.50 for 16.1kg (531ppk), Castlewellan farmer £85.50 for 17kg (503ppk), Hilltown farmer £85 for 16.7kg (509ppk), Hilltown farmer £84 for 16.7kg (503ppk), Newry farmer £81 for 15.8kg (513ppk) and Hilltown farmer £78.50 for 15.4kg (510ppk).