Weekly Averages

Prime Stock Auction Market Information Report

England & Wales

Date: 16/05/2020

Finished Cattle (p per kg liveweight)

Category Weight Range Count Av Pence per Kg
Steers   Light (370-550kg)   183.62
  Medium (551-650kg)   186.22
  Heavy (over 650kg)   183.18
  Total 878 184.62
Heifers   Light (330-500kg)   185.76
  Medium (501-590kg)   198.77
  Heavy (over 590kg)   187.80
  Total 1536 193.46
Young Bulls   Light (370-550kg)   159.81
  Medium (551-650kg)   177.91
  Heavy (over 650kg)   180.74
  Total 977 174.94
  Total Prime Cattle   3391 185.84

Finished Lambs (p per kg liveweight)

Category Weight Range Count Av Pence per Kg
New Season   Light (25.5-32kg)   259.51
  Standard (31.2-39kg)   266.04
  Medium (39.1-45.5kg)   263.92
  Heavy (45.6-52kg)   243.43
  SQQ 37660 264.47
  Total 40089  
Old Season   Light (25.5-32kg)   198.51
  Standard (32.1-39kg)   208.85
  Medium (39.1-45.5kg)   213.75
  Heavy (45.6-52kg)   208.57
  SQQ 30473 210.94
  Total 54592  
  Cull Ewes (£ per head)   29812 77.03

Finished Pigs (p per kg liveweight)

Category Weight Range Count Av Pence per Kg
Pigs   Porkers (60-87kg)   111.97
  Cutters (88-97kg)   122.80
  Baconers (98-115kg)   132.06
  Total Pigs 558 123.24
  Cull Sows (£ per head)   108.74 47.65

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