Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 09-06-2022
684 Sheep including 272 Finished Lambs, 91 Finished Hoggs, 213 Cull Sheep and 108 Store Sheep
272 Finished Lambs ave 305.5p/kg
A pleasing increase in numbers but trade unfortunately back with a number of abattoirs reporting numbers forward exceeding demand. Top prices of 329p/kg and £141 per head.
|36.5kg||329p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|39.0kg||320p/kg||M Wright, Hartington|
|40.0kg||324p/kg||M Wright, Hartington|
|41.0kg||320p/kg||NA Birch, Monyash|
|46.1kg||304p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|32.1-39.0kg||To: 329p/kg||Ave: 306.80p/kg|
|39.1-45.5kg||To: 324p/kg||Ave: 305.23p/kg|
|45.6-52kg||To: 304p/kg||Ave: 301.10p/kg|
|52kg+||To: 290p/kg||Ave: 281.58p/kg|
Still a decent entry for the time of year with a selective trade but well finished sorts still in keen demand with a top of 270p/kg and £146 per head.
213 Cull Sheep
Respectable entries forward with trade similar to the beginning of the week. Top price of £137 per head.
109 Store & Breeding Sheep
Trade a little more selective for the ewes with lambs at foot but still plenty of interest in the younger smart outfits.
Cheviots to £180
Continentals to £198
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