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|
|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
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.