Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 16-03-2023
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
16th March 2023
629 Sheep including 335 Finished Hoggs, 120 Culls & 171 Store Sheep
335 Finished Hoggs ave 245.31p/kg.
Trade up on last week to a top of 318p/kg and £138 per head with well finished types commanding a significant premium.
|35.0kg||286p/kg||TR Lomas, North Rode|
|38.0kg||280p/kg||GA Waller, Bullington|
|40.0kg||318p/kg||TR Lomas, North Rode|
|41.0kg||290p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|50.0kg||275p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 286p/kg||Ave: 242.97p/kg|
|39.1- 45.5kg||To: 318p/kg||Ave: 245.41p/kg|
|45.6 -52kg||To: 275p/kg||Ave: 231.59p/kg|
|52kg+||To: 228p/kg||Ave: 212.57p/kg|
120 Cull Sheep ave £80 per head
Another competitive trade with strong ewes to £142.
171 Store Sheep
An entry of 56 met a firm trade to £58 for generally small long-term types
The 111 in lamb ewes included a special entry of Welsh half bred ewes from John Moorcroft, Barmoor Clough to a top of £114, with continental x ewes to £130.
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