Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale 02-02-2023
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
2nd February 2023
888 Sheep including 568 Finished Hoggs, 159 Culls & 161 In Lamb Ewes
568 Hoggs ave 217.36p/kg
Trade again very steady in line with National trend with well finished sheep keenly bid for but a number of plainer sorts bringing the overall average back. Top prices of 290p/kg and £142/head.
|34.0kg||256p/kg||RB Smith, Little Hayfield|
|37.4kg||250p/kg||D Fotherby & Sons, Wormhill|
|44.0kg||290p/kg||M Shaw, Tideswell|
|41.5kg||258p/kg||AC Langridge, Fole|
|41.6kg||248p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|50.2kg||235p/kg||M Shaw, Tideswell|
|32.1-39.0kg||To: 256p/kg||Ave: 205.07p/kg|
|39.1- 45.5kg||To: 290p/kg||Ave: 221.72p/kg|
|45.6 -52kg||To: 260p/kg||Ave: 210.18p/kg|
|52kg+||To: 235p/kg||Ave: 202.99p/kg|
159 Cull Sheep ave £61 per head
Trade similar to recent weeks with continental ewes to £156.
161 In Lamb Ewes
The special entry of in lamb ewes from R&S Salisbury, Abney created significant interest with Texel ewes scanned in lamb to a top of £228 and Texel shearlings at the same money from BA & SW Mills, Redmires.
Further in lamb ewes booked in for next week!
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