Livestock & Dairy: Bakewell Market

Thursday Lunchtime Sheep Sale for Thursday 14th November 2019 14-11-2019

847 Sheep including 738 Finished Lambs and 128 Culls.

738 Lambs ave 185.54p/kg

A much sharper lamb trade with all weights in strong demand. Better sorts regularly upwards of 200p to a top of 229p/kg from Brian Ford, Lyme Handley and over £100 per head from Graham Ford, High Peak.

Leading prices:

38.6kg 218p DA & AM Campeau, Crowdicote
43.0kg 229p RW & R Walker, Ashgate
42.6kg 229p B Ford, Lyme Handley
42.0kg 219p D Fotherby & Sons, Wormhill
40.4kg 218p BD & A Yates, Middleton By Youlgreave
45.0kg 218p PJ Blackshaw, Pilsley
45.7kg 220p G Ford, High Peak
48.2kg 205p GT Worsley, High Peak
52.8kg 175p GT Worsley, High Peak
32.1 – 39.0kg To: 218p/kg Average: 182.88p/kg
39.1 – 45.5kg To: 229p/kg Average: 186.23p/kg
45.6 – 52kg To: 220p/kg Average: 180.84p/kg
52kg + To:175p/kg Average: 164.40p/kg

128 Cull Sheep ave £71 per head

A competitive trade with a top price of £112 from D Ward, Eaton, Cheshire

Auctioneers: Bagshaws, The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell 01629 812777


Ivor Lowe


Property and professional services

Peter Oven

Market Associate