Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market
Bakewell Market Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale Report 19-08-2021
THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SHEEP SALE REPORT
19th August 2021
1,346 Sheep including 313 Ewes & Rams & 30 Store Lambs
A very good show of 1346 head of sheep included 1003 lambs. Demand very good throughout with best butchers lambs to 265p and heavy weight butchers lambs to 266p to gross £127.68. Elsie Ford had her second draw in today ‘Oreo & Crunchie’
Oreo made 240p/kg to gross £122.40. The overall market average 235.62p/kg.
|37.2kg||253p/kg||PW Mellor & Son, Monyash|
|37.4kg||257p/kg||PW Mellor & Son, Monyash|
|38kg||244p/kg||LR & MJ Lowe, Hulme End|
|40.2kg||262p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|40.4kg||260p/kg||PW Mellor & Son, Monyash|
|42.6kg||260p/kg||AC Langridge, Fole|
|43.8kg||260p/kg||N Birch, Monyash|
|44.2kg||265p/kg||PW Mellor & Son, Monyash|
|45.1kg||261p/kg||AC Langridge, Fole|
|46.6kg||248p/kg||G Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|48kg||266p/kg||E Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|51kg||240p/kg||E Ford, Tunstead Milton|
|54kg||232p/kg||BJ & BW Brunt, Wincle|
|57.2kg||229p/kg||Ashford Hall Farms|
|Light||To: 240p/kg||Ave: 236.28p/kg|
|Standard||To: 257p/kg||Ave: 233.19p/kg|
|Medium||To: 265p/kg||Ave: 236.07p/kg|
|Heavy||To: 266p/kg||Ave: 227.21p/kg|
|Overweight||To: 232p/kg||Ave: 224.65p/kg|
In the Cull Sheep a very good show of 313 saw several grazing buyers operating again this week. Best Texel ewes to £140, Mules to £121 and horned ewes to £65, Gritstone ewes to £107.
Ewes to £140 Ave: £76.17
Rams to £151 Ave: £89.33
Just 30 Store Lambs attracted very brisk bidding with Char x to £88 and Suffolk x to £85.
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