991 Sheep including 43 Spring Lambs, 567 Finished Hoggs, 75 Cull Ewes, 35 Ewe Hoggs, 99 Ewes with Lambs at Foot and 19 Cade Lambs
A nice entry with the best to just over £110 and 255p/kg for W. Kemps, Willington.
A very respectable trade with all lambs in keen demand, especially the heavier weights and more could have been sold to advantage.
|43.5kg||224p||CE Mycock, Flagg|
|43.7kg||206p||ID Hunter, Radbourne|
|47.8kg||208p||A Faulconbridge, Meriden|
|43.1kg||202p||R Swift, Stafford|
|32.1-39kg||To 193p||Average 170.1p/kg|
|39.1-45.5kg||To 224p||Average 192.6p/kg|
|45.6-52kg||To 208p||Average 181.0p/kg|
|52kg +||To 194p||Average 170.5p/kg|
An excellent trade with the best to £120 and an average of £71
Strong numbers forward and a large gathering of purchasers. Best single £60- £70 per life and a top price for the twin outfits at £156. More required over the forthcoming weeks.
Auctioneers: Bagshaws, The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell 01629 812777