Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 17-02-2022



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.


Leading Prices:

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.


Leading prices:


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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Peter Oven

Market Associate

Ivor Lowe


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