Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 27-05-2021
560 Sheep including 178 Spring Lambs, 90 Hoggs, 209 Cull Sheep & 83 Store Sheep
178 Spring Lambs ave 327.93p/kg
A pleasing increase in numbers and trade strong for all types. Top prices of 370p/kg and £174/head.
|37.8kg||370p/kg||TW Fountain, Marston Montgomery|
|36.6kg||340p/kg||D & J Nightingale, Kelstedge|
|43.6kg||348p/kg||TW Fountain, Marston Montgomery|
|45.0kg||340p/kg||P Hudson, New Mills|
|40.6kg||340p/kg||M Standerwick, Tamworth|
|59.0kg||295p/kg||D & J Nightingale, Kelstedge|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 370p/kg||Ave: 333.31p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 348p/kg||Ave: 325.74p/kg|
|45.6 – 52.0kg||To: 310p/kg||Ave: 304.03p/kg|
|52kg +||To: 298p/kg||Ave: 295.94p/kg|
90 Finished Hoggs ave 257.40/kg
Very much a tail end sample but best sorts to 318p/kg and £173/head.
209 Cull Sheep
Trade extremely strong from start to finish with Continentals to £174, Suffolks to £147, Mules to £131 and Horned Ewes to £110
83 Store Sheep
A very good show of 83 Ewes and Lambs met a full turnout of intending buyers, and as a result an outstanding trade for all types. Best young sorts sold to over £100/life.
|Continental Ewes & Twins||£268|
|Continental Ewes & Singles||£150|
|Texel Ewes & Singles||£150|
|Hampshire Hogg & Single||£158|
|Mule Hoggs & Singles||£192|
|Mule Hoggs & Twins||£202|
|Mule Ewes & Twins||£198|
|Cheviot x Ewe & Twins||£258|
|Southdown Ewe & Single||£160|
|Gritstone Ewe & Single||£104|
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