Lambs to 181.4p/kg
Brightwells report a flying trade at Rhayader Market on Tuesday 11th November. The just short of 1,600 lambs met with a very strong demand for all weights with an overall SQQ of 171.2p/kg.
Top price per kg of 181.4p/kg was received by E & S Pope, Glangwy, 43kg - £78 and a top price per head of £81.20 was received by CE Lawrence & Son Tynllan. The Medium weight lambs averaged 173.6p/kg which equates to a deadweight price of 385p/kg.
The smaller lambs were also in demand with the 25.5kg to 32kg lambs averaging 166.1p/kg topping at 168.9p/kg (£49) for 29kg lambs from Cwmsy Bros, Cwmsyfien
Leading Prices as follows:
34.5kg - £59, 171.0p/kg - BK Ress, Penbryncennau
39kg - £69.50, 178.2p/kg - RAR Pugh, Abercamddwr
43kg - £78, 181.4p/kg - E & S Pope, Glangwy
44.5kg - £80.20, 180.2p/kg - WH Hughes, Tanllwyn
46kg - £81.20, 176.5p/kg - CE Lawrence & Sons, Tynllan
More lambs and ewes need on a weekly basis to meet an increasing demand.
Lambs wanted from 25 to 50kg weighing from 8.15am Sale at 11.30am to book sheep in or for up-to-date market prices please contact Builth Office 01982 553614 or Chris Davies 07813 44303.