Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale for Thursday 18th July 2019

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518 Sheep including 447 Lambs and 74 Cull Sheep

447 Lambs average 180.09p/kg

Despite trade falling throughout the week and most averages the previous day in the 170’s it was pleasing to see things a little brighter. Additional buying support present again today ensured a distinct premium for the best with top price of £94 and 208p/kg with a number of pens at 200p.

Leading prices:

38.8kg 202p/kg R Rowlinson, Ilam
36.0kg 190p/kg JR Hadfield & Son, Small Dale
40.0kg 208p/kg G Ford, High Peak
40.7kg 206p/kg AH & T Carr, Waterfall
41.1kg 200p/kg AP Leason, Ilam
44.7kg 200p/kg B Rowlinson, Ramsor
41.6kg 200p/kg FA Lomas, Peak Forest
43.0kg 200p/kg FR Platts, Bamford

Averages

32.1 – 39kg To: 202p/kg Average: 167.34p/kg
39.1 – 45.5kg To: 208p/kg Average: 183.95p/kg
45.6 – 52kg To: 180p/kg Average: 167.06p/kg
52kg + To: 165p/kg Average: 165.00p/kg

Cull Sheep

74 Cull Sheep ave £68 per head

Trade well in line with the best Continental Ewes to £109 per head.