873 Sheep including 691 Finished Lambs, & 178 Cull Sheep
873 Finished lambs, Av 170.92p/kg
A few less about, possibly a result of a falling trade, but things distinctly more upbeat with an average back above 170p. Top price today going to James Mellor, Monyash at over £92 per head and top price per kilo at 193p.
|25.5-32kg||To 170p||Average 158.56p/kg|
|32.1-39.0kg||To 183p||Average 165.90p/kg|
|39.1-45.5kg||To 193p||Average 173.51p/kg|
|45.6-52kg||To 188p||Average 168.25p/kg|
|43.4kg||193p/kg||BD & A Yates, Youlgreave|
|42.3kg||191p/kg||AP Leeson, Ilam|
|42.4kg||191p/kg||PW Mellor & Son, Monyash|
|45.0kg||190p/kg||BD & A Yates, Youlgreave|
|49.2kg||188p/kg||PW Mellor & Son, Monyash|
178 Cull sheep Av £55.96 per head
Trade respectable and competitive for all bar the plainest sorts. Best continental ewes to £139.
Auctioneers: Bagshaws, The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell 01629 812777