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MARKET REPORT

By Corowa Free Press

Numbers eased by just over 2,000 sheep and lambs at Corowa’s market on Monday. 

The quality was mixed with very few light lambs available. 

A full field of buyers were in attendance and all operating with prices lifting $10 to $20/head across the lamb categories and staying firm in the mutton market. 

Trade lambs jumped $15 to $20/head across all weights. Light and medium trade types sold from $185 to $221 and heavy trade, 22 to 24kg, made from $211 to $226/head, averaging from 880c to 920c/kg cwt. 

Heavy lambs going to domestic and export processors were $10 to $15 dearer, selling from $211 to $229/head, making from 800c to 850c/kg cwt. 

Export lambs weighing, 26 to 30kg, lifted $10 to $15 selling from $216 to $242 and limited pens of over 30kg lambs sold from $240 to $264/head. 

Very few light lambs were available selling to processors from $70 to $160/head. 

Restockers took the secondary lambs paying from $124 to $220/head. 

Mutton sold in a firm market again this week and the quality was mixed, all averaging around 700c/kg cwt. 

Heavy cross bred ewes sold from $200 to $284 and heavy merinos reached up to $230/head.

Trade sheep sold from $150 to $185 and light sheep made from $100 to $140/head.

TOP RESULTS

TRADING NAME DISTRICT HEAD PRICE AGENT 

SHORN LAMBS 

Valeclare Farm Corowa 180 $264.00 PSN

GR & CYM Barker Lockhart 39 $261.00 PSN

SP & MA Fealy Oaklands 84 $257.20 ELD

NJ & EE Macartney Coreen 50 $256.00 ELD

M & P king Brimin 47 $248.00 ELD

R Hooper Laceby 11 $245.00 AWN

AH Odewahn Walla walla 33 $242.60 ELD

B & A Weiss Jindera 49 $240.00 ELD

IV, MV & M Wilson Gerogery 76 $240.00 PSN

T Wilson Balldale 35 $236.20 PSN

G & L Prichard Tallangatta 46 $235.20 BUR

Symes Pastoral Barellan 86 $233.20 PSN

C Stevenson Upper Lurg 24 $230.20 ROD

G Clifton & Co Corowa 61 $227.00 PSN

L Brindley Corowa 63 $227.00 PSN

L & T Burns Burrumbuttock 22 $226.00 BUR

DS & EG Morton Benalla 29 $225.00 ROD

Douglas park Springhurst 59 $218.20 AWN

T Darmody Leneva 32 $213.00 ROD

M & J Ellis Devenish 69 $212.00 ROD

MERINO LAMBS 

Rebbur P/L Balldale 166 $220.00 ELD

C & D Cameron Berrrigan 61 $206.00 ELD

JT & AM Schreiber Boweya 69 $206.20 PSN

Shady Park Berrigan 124 $205.00 PSN

Bolind P/L Picola 56 $195.00 PSN

Valeclare Farm Corowa 62 $194.00 PSN

AP Rainer Mullengandra 81 $174.00 BUR

F Livingston Whorouly 74 $162.20 AWN

XBRED EWES

AH Odewahn Walla Walla 23 $284.20 ELD

V & J Nesbitt Corowa 25 $267.20 BUR

Mickan bros Walla Walla 23 $260.20 ELD

TE & KL Conroy Nathalia 12 $251.00 PSN

MWC Packer Moorwartha 14 $238.20 ELD

Newgrove Farm Finley 26 $224.00 PSN

N & K Linden Lilliput 14 $215.00 PSN

MERINO EWES

Bueckner & Co Tungamah 30 $230.00 ELD

AP Rainer Mullengandra 30 $204.00 BUR

P & G Peebles Gorrambat 74 $207.00 ROD

Mickan Bros Walla Walla 53 $203.20 ELD