Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale for Thursday 14th March 2019

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638 Sheep including 345 Hoggs, 154 Cull Sheep & 154 Store Sheep

345 Hoggs ave 195.66p/kg

A good solid trade for all to a top of 223p/kg and £103 per head. Heavier weights would be hardest to sell, but well in line with other outlets.

Leading Prices: -

39.6kg 216p/kg TW Fountain, Marston Montgomery
39.0kg 204p/kg FH Sargeant & Son, Derby
39.1kg 217p/kg TW Fountain, Marston Montgomery
40.4kg 210p/kg Artaine Ltd, Belper
41.6kg 214p/kg TW Fountain, Marston Montgomery
42.5kg 223p/kg H & G Hollinshead, Lichfield

Averages

25.5 – 32.0kg To 196p Av 164.02p/kg
32.1 – 39.0kg To 216p Av 191.44p/kg
45.6 – 52kg To 184p Av 169.70p/kg
52kg + To 176p Av 159.86 p/kg

152 Ewes ave £55 per head

A respectable trade throughout with the best Continental Ewes to £105

Store Lambs

A small selection, but trade strong with the strongest to £61.

126 in Lamb Ewes

Numerous prospective purchasers present and a good level of demand throughout with younger Mule Ewes to a top of £104.