Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 06-01-2022
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
6th January 2022
1,067 Sheep including 831 Finished Lambs, 172 Cull Sheep and 64 Store Lambs
A very good entry of 1067 sheep included 831 lambs and 172 Cull Sheep. Demand still very brisk throughout with best lightweight sorts peaking at 347p/kg, best butchers lambs to 320p/kg and heavy butchers lambs to 298p/kg. The best lambs grossed over £167/head and an overall market average of 275.75p/kg which included several pens of mules and horned lambs.
|33.1kg||347p/kg||P Ritter & Sons, Peak Forest|
|36.6kg||338p/kg||R Bradbury, Tideswell|
|38kg||324p/kg||MP Elliott & Son, Eyam|
|39.1kg||322p/kg||MP Elliott & Son, Eyam|
|39.7kg||318p/kg||AC Langridge, Uttoxeter|
|40.5kg||320p/kg||AC Langridge, Uttoxeter|
|42.3kg||294p/kg||MJ & H Hammersley, Litchfield|
|42.8kg||317p/kg||S Bradbury, Tideswell|
|45kg||319p/kg||TW Fountain, Marston Montgomery|
|46kg||298p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|48.2kg||284p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 347p/kg||Ave: 274.3p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 320p/kg||Ave: 276.8p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 298p/kg||Ave: 267.64p/kg|
|52kg+||To: 260p/kg||Ave: 256.3p/kg|
A very good show of 172 Cull Ewes and lambs attracted very brisk bidding with best Texels to £170, Beltex x to £150, Lleyn to £137 and Jacob to £100.
Ewes to £170 Ave: £87.18
Rams to £160 Ave: £126.11
Just 64 Feeding lambs included several longer-term sorts with a top of £91 to average £78.48.
A Snowy Day at Bakewell Market
Thursday 13th January: Special Entry of 18 British Toggenburg Goats.
Thursday 20th January: Special entry of 65 Mule and Texel x in lamb Ewes
Keep checking our Facebook page for further details on Special Entries!
Property and professional services