1156 Sheep including, 885 Finished Lambs, 266 Cull Sheep & 13 Store Sheep
885 Lambs Av. 198.60p/kg
Another decent entry of lambs with trade a little easier on the week but still well in line with National Averages. All weights in demand but a little more selective for certain sorts. Top prices of 236p/kg and £108 per head.
|35.4kg||216p/kg||JE Allen & TJ Storer, Taddington|
|43.3kg||236p/kg||AC Simpson, Bradwell|
|40.0kg||227p/kg||Ashford Hall Farm, Ashford|
|45.3kg||226p/kg||B Ford, Lymehandley|
|40.0kg||225p/kg||S Gammon, Bakewell|
|53.0kg||198p/kg||B Ford, Lymehandley|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 216p/kg||Ave: 193.31/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 236p/kg||Ave: 199.68p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 219p/kg||Ave: 190.97p/kg|
|52kg +||To: 198p/kg||Ave: 181.42p/kg|
266 Cull Sheep Av £66 per head
A similarly competitive trade to last week with stronger sorts to a top of £118.
13 Store Sheep
Store lambs were a small sample to a top of £56 and Gritstone full mouth ewes to £84.