Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 08-04-2021

603 Sheep including 2 Spring Lambs, 506 Finished Hoggs, 70 Cull Sheep & 25 Store Sheep


506 Finished Hoggs ave 305.6p/kg

An increased entry and an excellent trade for all types and weights.  Top prices of 350p/kg and £169 per head.  Overall average £134 per head.


Leading Prices:

38.5kg 350p/kg CH Gregory, Hassop
37.6kg 342p/kg S Bradbury, Tideswell
42.2kg 345p/kg Wheeldon Partners, Taddington
44.0kg 338p/kg R Ede, Ticknall
46.5kg 348p/kg R Swift & Sons, Little Onn
45.7kg 338p/kg H & G Hollinshead, Lichfield
52.2kg 324p/kg J Brough & Son, Rudyard



32.1 – 39kg To: 350p/kg Ave: 279.02p/kg
39.1 – 45.5kg To: 345p/kg Ave: 323.21p/kg
45.6 – 52kg To: 348p/kg Ave: 314.39p/kg
52kg+ To 324p/kg Ave: 282.87p/kg


2 Spring Lambs selling for 385p/kg and grossing £180/head


70 Cull Sheep Ave £119 per head

A flying trade with Continental ewes to £173


25 Store Sheep

Store lambs to £94 from J Simms, Catton

Ewes with twins to £208 from SJ Hawkins, Middleton


Increased entries of ewes with lambs at foot expected over the coming weeks.

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


Peter Oven

Market Associate

Ivor Lowe


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