Bakewell Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale for Thursday 23rd May 2019

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429 Sheep

Including 14 Spring Lambs, 139 Hoggs, 146 Cull Sheep & 130 Store Sheep

14 Spring Lambs average 223.8p/kg

A small entry was well bid for to a top of 236p/kg.

139 Hoggs average 195.61kg

A number of hoggs lacking meat within the entry but handy weights with plenty of cover selling well to a top of 226p/kg.

146 Cull Sheep average £67 per head

A very lively trade with best Continental Ewes to £113.

130 Ewes with lambs at Foot

A large gathering of both local and more distant buyers ensured a strong trade for all and many more could have been easily sold.

Continental Ewes with twins to £176

Continental Ewes with Singles to £148

Auctioneers: Bagshaws, The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell 01629 812777