Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale Report for Thursday 10th January 2019

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490 Sheep including 351 Lambs, 115 Cull Sheep & 24 Store Lambs

A total of 490 sheep saw demand very brisk throughout with all types wanted. Some excellent quality of lambs on offer saw best Texel and Beltex sorts selling in the 215-230p/kg range with the very best peaking at 234p/kg. Best big lambs peaked at 219p/kg and top gross of £103.15. Overall market average 204.82p/kg.

Leading Prices: -

33kg 210p/kg JR Hadfield & Son, Smalldale
34.6kg 220p/kg DA & AM Campeau
37.1kg 231p/kg DA & AM Campeau
38.1kg 222p/kg DL Batterbee, Sparrow Pit
40.9kg 234p/kg JB Drabble, Tideswell
42kg 231p/kg AF Ball, Marston
44.4kg 227p/kg AF Ball, Marston
45.5kg 220p/kg F.Gee, Bottomhouse
46.6kg 212p/kg AF Ball, Marston
47.1kg 219p/kg K.Harrop, Alport
48.1kg 200p/kg K.Harrop, Alport

24 Store Lambs

Just 3 lots on offer saw longer term Lleyn Lambs to £60 and £59 and Jacobs x to £49

115 Cull Sheep

In the cull sheep demand very brisk with grazing buyers operating again this week. Best Beltex to £98 with Texel x in the £85-£95 range. Overall average £61.36

5 Goats to £74 Average £60

Thursday 17th January - Special Sale of Store Hoggs & In Lamb Ewes