Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 25-03-2021
691 Sheep including 420 Finished Hoggs, 73 Cull Sheep & 198 Store Sheep
420 Finished Hoggs ave 284.12p/kg
Trade back a little on last week as seen nationally, but still well in line. Top prices of £153 per head and 320p/kg with all weights in keen demand.
|32.0kg||309p/kg||R & GR Webster, Fenny Bentley|
|382kg||314p/kg||FH Sargent, Derby|
|42.5kg||320p/kg||R Swift, Little Onn|
|44.5kg||316p/kg||JB Fitch, Little Eaton|
|50.0kg||306p/kg||WB & DE Gyte, Barmoor Clough|
|25.5 – 32.0kg||To: 309p/kg||Ave: 273.28p/kg|
|32.1 – 39kg||To: 314p/kg||Ave: 273.99p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 320p/kg||Ave: 287.15p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 306p/kg||Ave: 267.91p/kg|
|52kg+||To 274p/kg||Ave: 247.47p/kg|
73 Cull Sheep Ave £80 per head
Best ewes in particularly keen demand with Texels to a top of £166.
38 In Lamb Ewes
Mule ewes scanned to Texel due mid April – £138
Suffolk ewes scanned to Texel due mid April – £157
23 Ewes with Lambs at foot
Trade dearer than last week with substantial interest shown. Overall average £63 per head.
1 Suffolk ewe & 2 lambs – £194
7 Texel ewes & 12 lambs – £178
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