Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 05-05-2022
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
5th May 2022
715 Sheep including 40 Spring Lambs, 211 Finished Hoggs, 112 Cull Sheep and 352 Store Sheep
40 Spring Lambs ave 332.70p/kg
Trade well in line with the national trend for a small entry with a top price of 350p/kg.
|30.3kg||340p/kg||L Wright, Hartington|
|40.2kg||350p/kg||SM & JA Rigley, Bakewell|
|44.0kg||342p/kg||M Standerwick, Tamworth|
211 Hoggs ave 248p/kg
Very much a tail end entry but those with cover still keenly sought after to a top of 275p/kg.
112 Cull Sheep
A smaller entry of 112 cull ewes and rams saw trade still brisk after the end of festival with heavyweight ewes to £156 to average £97.21 and rams £146 average £85.
Amongst the entry was a goat dispersal which attracted may different customers after a last-minute advert on facebook.
Nanny & Kid £110
In kid Nannys £138
Billy Goat £130
Young Goats £62
343 Store & Breeding Sheep
An outstanding entry of 343 Store & Breeding sheep saw buyers from all surrounding counties as well as Derbyshire. The best shaped Texel outfits attracted very brisk bidding with prices even up on recent high levels and more could have been sold to vendors advantage.
Texel Doubles £300
Texel Singles £185
Welsh Mule Doubles £212
Mule Shearlings £200
Mule Doubles £182
Hoggs & Singles £160
Suff Hoggs & Singles £150
Texel Hoggs & Singles £156
Kerry Ewe & Single £124
Cheviot Ewe & Single £120
Swale Ewe & single £130
Texel x Mule Running Hoggs £126
Mule Running Hoggs £125
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