Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 11-03-2021
542 Sheep including 367 Finished Hoggs, 82 Cull Sheep & 93 Store Sheep
A total entry of 542 head of sheep included 367 lambs. Demand for the meated sorts as good as seen this year with best butchers types to 342p/kg, heavy weight butchers lambs to 308p/kg and overweight cutting lambs to 282p/kg. The best lambs grossing £157.92/head.
The overall average 302.2p/kg
|34.6kg||347pkg||M Shaw, Tideswell|
|35kg||325p/kg||DO & MR Hague, Sheffield|
|36kg||325p/kg||DO & MR Hague, Sheffield|
|36.1kg||346p/kg||M Shaw, Tideswell|
|37kg||318p/kg||HJ Archer, Scropton|
|38.3kg||320p/kg||WC Barratt, Combs|
|40kg||306p/kg||R & GR Webster, Fenny Bentley|
|41.1kg||340p/kg||JB Fitch, Little Eaton|
|41.6kg||343p/kg||M Shaw, Tideswell|
|42.5kg||334p/kg||HJ Archer, Scropton|
|42.8kg||328p/kg||J Trueman & Partner, Cheshire|
|43.2kg||308p/kg||K Harrop, Alport|
|44.8kg||305p/kg||GA Ball, Marston|
|46.6kg||308p/kg||GA Ball, Marston|
|51.7kg||286p/kg||J Trueman & Partner, Cheshire|
|56kg||282p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|32.1 – 39kg||To: 347p/kg||Ave: 316.73p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 343p/kg||Ave: 297.63p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 308p/kg||Ave: 279.4p/kg|
|52kg+||To 282p/kg||Ave: 264.08p/kg|
82 Cull Sheep
Just 82 cull sheep but demand very brisk with best continentals to £164, Suffolk x to £127 and Mules to £120. Rams saw both continental and Blue Faces to £126.
Ewes to £164 Ave: £109.34
Tups to £126 Ave: £101.00
In the store sheep section, a total of 93 forward included 75 feeding lambs with best sorts to £98 ave £84.35. Just 3 pens of ewes and lambs with Llanwenog doubles to £188 average £183.33.
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