Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 05-11-2020
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale
983 Sheep including 776 Finished Lambs & 207 Cull Ewes
776 Lambs Av. 213.21p/kg
A sharper trade for all types in line with this week’s trend. Similar numbers to last week with the current ‘drop & go policy’ now in place and all vendors showing stock being rewarded with a strong competitive trade throughout.
Quality well finished lambs again commanding a distinct premium to a top of 248p/kg and £114 per head.
|38.6kg||247p/kg||J & J Spillane, Fairfield Common|
|38.5kg||240p/kg||D Fotherby & Sons, Wormhill|
|43.0kg||248p/kg||B Ford, Lyme Handley|
|43.5kg||245p/kg||A Marsden, Great Hucklow|
|40.0kg||238p/kg||E Ford, Tunstead Mitton|
|41.2kg||238p/kg||PJ Taylor, High Peak|
|32.1 – 39kg||To: 247p/kg||Ave: 220.95p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 248p/kg||Ave: 212.22p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 240p/kg||Ave: 199.75p/kg|
|52kg +||To: 240p/kg||Ave: 197.59p/kg|
207 Cull Sheep Av £68.98 per head
Another sharp trade with best continental ewes to £129.
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