Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Store Sheep Sale 18-11-2022






Store Sheep Sale Report

Friday 18th November 2022


 2,252 Store Sheep


2,162 Store Lambs ave £75.47 per head


A larger gathering of over 20 prospective purchasers ensured an increase in the trade for all types to a top price of £101.

A number of purchasers going home short of requirements and as such a decent entry is required for the next sale on Friday 9th December in 3 weeks time for which we already have a number of entries to hand.


The Statistics;



£101.00          AW Rawson, Alderwasley

£97.00            GF Stodart, Froggatt

£96.00            G Ardern, Uppertown

£92.00            JJ O Sullivan, Belper

£90.00            JB & P Broomhead, Sheffield

£89.00            JB & P Broomhead, Sheffield

£86.00            N Townsend, Tideswell Moor


Suff x:

£91.00            AE & VJ Parkinson

£84.50            C & H Renshaw, Uppertown

£84.00            C & H Renshaw, Uppertown

£79.00            Mosley & Kirkwood, Matlock

£74.50            D & SE Edge, Pike Hall

£74.00            K Higton, Wetton



£79.00            MRP Critchlow, Hartington

£77.00            Ashford Hall Farm

£67.50            Ashford Hall Farm



£70.00            Eyam Woodlands Estate

£70.00            JS & B Goddard, High Peak

£67.50            A Mosley & Son, Matlock


Within the sale of lambs, a charity pen with the lambs donated by various vendors saw £600 raised to keep the Air Ambulance flying.

Just 90 Store & Breeding sheep finished the day off well with brisk bidding for all stock.  Several farmers still short of rams saw Texel x shearling rams to £320 to average £255, Suffolk shearlings to £300 ave £260 and BFL x rams to £390.

Breeding ewes saw Suffolk x to £100 and Mules to £100 and £108.


Next Sale



Peter Oven

Market Associate

Ivor Lowe


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