Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 06-05-2021
706 Sheep including 17 Spring Lambs, 377 Finished Hoggs, 138 Cull Sheep & 174 Store Sheep
17 Spring Lambs ave 369p/kg to a top of 396p/kg from SM & JA Rigley, Bakewell
377 Finished Hoggs ave 299.67p/kg
A pleasing increase in numbers and an excellent trade with the average looking back a bit as a result of the number of the under finished types within the entry. Top prices of 344p/kg and £177 per head.
|35.5kg||320p/kg||EA Cooper & Sons, Taddington|
|39.1kg||323p/kg||CH Gregory, Hassop|
|41.5kg||323pkg||HJ Archer, Scropton|
|42.5kg||320p/kg||JP Blackshaw, Pilsley|
|51.5kg||344p/kg||HJ Archer, Scropton|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 320p/kg||Ave: 287.49p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 323p/kg||Ave: 303.37p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 344p/kg||Ave: 274.04p/kg|
138 Cull Sheep Ave £124 per head
Trade on fire with continental ewes to £177.
174 Store Sheep
Another very good show of 174 Store sheep saw bidding very brisk for the ewe and lambs, especially the youger sheep.
|Texel Hogg & Singles||£188|
|Mule Hoggs & Singles||£185|
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