Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 17-02-2022
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
17th FEBRUARY 2022
1013 Sheep including 560 Finished Hoggs, 153 Cull Sheep and 312 Store Sheep
560 Finished Hoggs Ave 265.49p/kg
Handy weights a similar trade, but heavy weights harder to sell and following the National trend seen throughout the week.
Top price of £150 per head.
|38.6kg||328p/kg||J Simpson, Bradwell|
|36.4kg||298p/kg||Cowley Knoll Farms, Uppertown|
|39.9kg||310p/kg||J Simpson, Bradwell|
|44.0kg||308p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|46.8kg||288p/kg||Mosley & Son, Wormhill|
|47.2kg||288p/kg||R Swift, High Peak|
|63.3kg||238p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|32.1 – 39.0kg||To: 328p/kg||Ave: 271.12p/kg|
|39.1 – 45.5kg||To: 310p/kg||Ave: 264.04p/kg|
|45.6 – 52kg||To: 288p/kg||Ave: 242.74p/kg|
|52kg+||To: 238p/kg||Ave: 215.59p/kg|
153 Cull Sheep Ave £94/head
Another strong trade for all with both ewes and rams to £150
324 Store Sheep
An excellent entry of 324 Store Sheep included 61 Hoggs, demand very brisk with best Texel x to £94 head.
A special sale of breeding sheep with 263 on offer. The sale started with 4 Lleyn ewes with Texel x lambs at foot which sold at £192/family. The sale followed on with 3 consignments of in lamb ewes and attracted very keen bidding from both local and distance buyers.
Mule Shearlings To: £193
Mule 2 Shear To: £190
Mule 3 Shear To: £180
Texel x To: £202
Char x To: £190
Char x Ewe Hoggs To: £162
Texel x Ewe Hoggs To: £142
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