Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 01-04-2021

224 Sheep including 153 Finished Hoggs, 27 Cull Sheep & 22 Store Sheep

153 Finished Hoggs ave 278.10p/kg

As expected, a small pre-Easter Bank Holiday Entry selling to a good trade with a number of horned lambs within the entry.  All weights in keen demand to a top price of £141 per head and 330p/kg

Leading Prices:

34.0kg 309p/kg P Ritter & Sons, Peak Forest
40.4kg 330p/kg DM Elliott & Son, Little Hucklow
44.1kg 320p/kg J Brough & Son, Rudyard
43.0kg 320p/kg R Swift, High Peak
41.4kg 302p/kg C Gregory, Hassop


32.1 – 39kg To: 309p/kg Ave: 269.52p/kg
39.1 – 45.5kg To: 330p/kg Ave: 292.18p/kg
45.6 – 52kg To: 277p/kg Ave: 266.59p/kg
52kg+ To 240p/kg Ave: 228.46p/kg

 27 Cull Sheep Ave £78.96 per head

A small entry but an excellent trade with best continentals to £144.

Ewes with Lambs at foot

18 outfits forward with another strong trade with more required to meet demand.

6 Continental Ewes with 6 Lambs – £139

4 Continental Ewes with 8 Lambs – £158


Keep checking our Facebook page for further details on special entries!


Peter Oven

Market Associate

Ivor Lowe


Property and professional services

Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale