Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale for Thursday 4th June 2020

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466 sheep including 229 spring lambs, 57 hoggs, 58 cull sheep and 122 store sheep

229 Spring Lambs Av 241.02p/kg

Trade similar to last week with stronger lambs keenly sought after and lighter weights possibly a little easier. Top prices of 283p/kg and £124/head

Leading prices:

466 sheep including 229 spring lambs, 57 hoggs, 58 cull sheep and 122 store sheep

229 Spring Lambs Av 241.02p/kg

Trade similar to last week with stronger lambs keenly sought after and lighter weights possibly a little easier. Top prices of 283p/kg and £124/head

Leading prices:

40.0kg 283p/kg RG & GC Moss, Abbots Bromley
41.8kg 272p/kg RG & GC Moss, Abbots Bromley
41.0kg 260p/kg RM Calcott, Wigginton
41.2kg 260p/kg LA Renshaw & IS Brassington, Ashbourne
50.5kg 246p/kg D & S Ede, Cubley

Averages:

32.1 – 39.0kg To: 258p/kg Ave: 234.63p/kg
39.1 – 45.5kg To: 283p/kg Ave: 246.34p/kg
45.6 – 52kg To: 249p/kg Ave: 246.56p/kg

57 Finished Hoggs Av 161.55p/kg

Numbers drying up with top price of 193p/kg or £108 per head

58 cull sheep

Ewes Ave £73.35 per head with a top of £93. Rams to £96

122 Store Sheep

Despite the shortage of grass, still plenty of bidders for ewes and lambs

Texel x to £126

Mule to £134

Further entries for next weeks sale to Peter Oven. Email: Peter.oven@bagshaws.com