Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale Report 19-05-2022



19th May 2022

648 Sheep including 24 Finished Lambs, 162 Finished Hoggs, 193 Cull Sheep and 269 Store Sheep


24 Finished Lambs ave 347.13p/kg

An improved trade on the week with additional purchasers present and a top price of 355p/kg.


Leading Prices:

39.6kg 355p/kg L Wright, Hartington
38.6kg 355p/kg J & AM Battye, Ringinglow
41.0kg 350p/kg DF & A Wainwright, Cold Eaton
38.0kg 340p/kg MW Mottershaw, North Wingfield


162 Hoggs ave 246.67p/kg

Trade again stronger for all types to a top of 290p/kg and £132 per head.


193 Cull Sheep

An excellent trade for all types with a number of horned and Mule ewes within the entry.  Top priced continental ewes at £180.


269 Store & Breeding Sheep

Another excellent entry of ewes with lambs at foot and trade even dearer than last week with additional buying support present, keep the numbers coming.


Mule Twins £242 MJ Burnett & Son, Rowsley
Mule Twins £256 DF & A Wainwright, Cold Eaton
Texel Twins £286 PH Wilcockson, Hathersage
Texel Singles £220 PH Wilcockson, Hathersage


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Ivor Lowe


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