Ewes and lambs sell to £285 at Hilltown

A super entry of sheep to Hilltown mart on Saturday 30th April saw ewes and lambs sell to £285, fat ewes to £168 and fat lambs to £129.

Ewes and lambs: Kilkeel farmer £285, Kilkeel farmer £275, Hilltown farmer £265 and £262, Rostrevor farmer £260 and £254, Kilkeel farmer £235, Rostrevor farmer £230, Dromara farmer £225, Kilkeel farmer £220, Hilltown farmer £216, Kilkeel farmer £210, Kilkeel farmer £200, Warrenpoint farmer £200.

Fat ewes: Hilltown farmer £168, Kilkeel farmer £162, Kilkeel farmer £158, Kilkeel farmer £156, Mayobridge farmer £151, Rathfriland farmer £149, Kilkeel farmer £144, Newry farmer £140, Kilkeel farmer £136, Mayobridge farmer £135, Newry farmer £134, Kilkeel farmer £130.

Fat lambs: Kilcoo farmer £129 for 23.9kg (539ppk), Mayobridge farmer £128.50 for 23.8kg (540ppk), Kilkeel farmer £124 for 23kg (539ppk), Hilltown farmer £123 for 27.1kg (454ppk), Rostrevor farmer £122 for 22.2kg (549ppk), Hilltown farmer £121 for 26.2kg (462ppk), Annalong farmer £120 for 27kg (444ppk), Hilltown farmer £118.50 for 25.2kg (470ppk), Hilltown farmer £118 for 26.9kg (439ppk), Mayobridge farmer £112 for 20kg (560ppk).