Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Bakewell Market Store Lamb Sale 25-08-2023



        25th August 2023

A flying trade on all types for the catalogued entry of 3,100 with purchasers present from all corners of Wales and across the Midlands.

Top priced lambs were Texels at £121 and an overall average of £88.45 with a total clearance easily achieved.  The overall average was up £12 on the year.

Plenty of interest in all breeds of ewe lambs to tops of £122 and an overall average of just over £100.


The next Store Lamb sale will be on Friday 8th September to which we invite a strong entry.


A sample of today’s top prices are as follows:


Texels averaged £82.87

£121.00 DI Borrow, Wensley
£108.50 A & B Simpson, Bradwell
£95.00 MT Sweetmore, Earl Sterndale
£94.50 A & J Henshaw, Fairfield
£94.00 JT & JH Simms, Swadlincote
£92.50 JT Gee, Ollerbrook


 Suffolks averaged £95.43

£108.00 A & B Simpson, Bradwell
£101.00 MJ Burnett & Son, Rowsley
£100.50 DN & JE Renwick, Middleton by Youlgreave
£97.00 DN & JE Renwick, Middleton by Youlgreave
£95.50 H Pearson, Peak Forest
£95.00 Mosley & Kirkwood, Matlock
£90.00 MJ Wain, Brassington
£90.00 MJ Burnett & Son, Rowsley


Charollais averaged £95.50

£95.50 Mosley & Kirkwood, Matlock


Cheviots averaged £76.00

£76.00 JD Wood, Derwent


Ewe Lambs

Texels averaged 102.97

£119.00 DI Borrow, Wensley
£104.00 OJ Bradbury, Parwich


Suff x averaged £100.75

£122.00 K Higton, Wetton
£110.00 K Higton, Wetton
£105.50 K Higton, Wet88.ton
£105.50 Mosley & Kirkwood, Matlock
£104.50 K Higton, Wetton


Tup Lambs

Texels averaged £88.05        

£92.50 OJ Bradbury, Parwich
£87.00 D & S Hickinson, Grindleford


















Ivor Lowe


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