1428 Sheep comprising 1205 Lambs, 205 Cull Ewes & 18 Sheep
A further increase in numbers with a total of 68 vendors showing stock. All were rewarded with a buoyant trade in all sections. Selling commences at 12 noon sharp with all stock sold and vendors on their way home by 1:15pm.
1205 Finished Lambs ave. 192p/kg
All weights in strong demand with the best to 214p/kg and £97 per head.
|38.8kg||214p||RP Matthews, Blythe Bridge|
|38.8kg||213p||GA Mallinson, Reapsmoor|
|39.0kg||210p||A Leason, Ilam|
|43.3kg||210p||RD & SR Furness, Wheston|
|42.0kg||210p||A & J Gagie, Hilton|
|42.4kg||210p||A Leason, Ilam|
|41.5kg||209p||WS Hudson, Ilam|
|32.1-39.0kg||To 214p||Average 191.3p|
|39.1-45.5kg||To 210p||Average 192.4p|
|45.6-52kg||To 199p||Average 190.6p|
203 Cull Ewes & Rams
Another strong entry and a lively trade throughout with best Continentals to £107 and an average of just over £75.
Auctioneers: Bagshaws, The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell 01629 812777