Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 03-08-2023
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
3rd August 2023
587 SHEEP INCLUDING 441 Finished Lambs 115 cull sheep & 4 store sheep
441 Lambs ave 256.42p/kg
A further increase in numbers forward and generally a better show in terms of quality and meat forward.
A similar story to last week with heavier well finished sorts easiest to sell to tops of 315p/kg and £154 per head from Elsie Ford, Tunstead Milton.
|38.0kg||310p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|41.2kg||300p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|41.8kg||290p/kg||A Ford, Saltersford|
|39.8kg||272p/kg||MP Elliott & Son, Eyam|
|49.0kg||315p/kg||E Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|48.8kg||280p/kg||P Brandon, Kirk Langley|
|53.0kg||264p/kg||GC & BJ Cresswell, Atlow|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 262p/kg||Ave: 242.71p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 300p/kg||Ave: 255.51p/kg|
|45.6 – 52.0kg||To: 270p/kg||Ave: 260.62p/kg|
|52kg+||To: 255p/kg||Ave: 239.90p/kg|
115 Cull Sheep ave £63/head
Trade similar to last week with Suffolk ewes to £138 and continental tups to £174.
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