Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 02-12-2021
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
2nd December 2021
1,045 Sheep including 577 Finished Lambs, 289 Culls and 176 Store Sheep
577 Lambs Average 283.99p/kg
A slightly reduced entry but with trade very brisk from start to finish and well finished lambs commanding a distinct premium.
Top prices of £149 per head and 330p/kg. Overall average £122.50 per head.
|45.2kg||330p/kg||B Ford, Lymehandley|
|41.3kg||328p/kg||TW Fountain, Marston|
|42.8kg||320p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|40.0kg||320p/kg||A & J Gagie, Hilton|
|44.0kg||318p/kg||WJ Sessions, Hilton|
|47.0kg||318p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 288/kg||Ave: 258.05p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 330p/kg||Ave: 287.15/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 318p/kg||Ave: 275.14/kg|
|52kg+||To: 272p/kg||Ave: 266.79/kg|
289 Cull Sheep ave £98/head
Another excellent trade with Continental Ewes to £175.
130 In Lamb Ewes
Including a flock dispersal for RJ & M Lewis, Armitage which attracted significant interest with Mules to a top of £150.
46 Store Lambs
Equally as dear as last week with plenty of people looking and selling to a top of £93 per head.
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Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale