Store and Breeding Pigs Sale Report 11th September

Saturday 11th September 2021
Report for Sale of Store and Breeding Pigs
A record number of pigs in the Saturday pig market today with 185 head of pig on offer. Trade a little down on previous weeks overall.

Breeding Pigs (16)
A wide variety of breeding pigs on offer today, top prices included a pure-bred Gloucestershire old spot gilt with her first 10 weaners at foot fetching £330 from A J Robinson, Church Broughton. A sow and litter of 11 from P Drapper, Newhall realised £260. A Gilt with 6 at foot from S Thompson, Belper achieved £180.

Store Pigs (21) Av.£76 per head
A nice entry of store pigs today with all types well in demand, a nice run of British LOP X strong froward stores saw a top price of £90 per head for 6 Gilts, with a further 6 gilts achieving £70 per head and £70 per head for 8 boars, from P Rosbottom, Manchester. A nice Saddleback boar from S Bowers, Twemlow achieved £82.

Weaners (148) Av.£30.51 per head
A bumper entry of 148 weaners, with the average price down on previous weeks. Trade slow to start but picking up later on. Top prices included a pen of 10 from W Rigby & Son Ltd, Chinley achieved £46 per head. Further pens of 10 from the same home achieved £32, £34, £35 and £36 per head. A Pen of 9 from A Worth, Marton achieved £41 per head. 3 Berkshire weaners achieved £30/per head from G Cashmore.

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Contact Ed Groves (07964510145)

The Next Store and Breeding Pig Sale is on Saturday 9th October 2021.
*Sale to Commence at 10:30am*

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