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Corowa Market Report

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August 16, 2017

Adrian Everitt from Balldale with Richard Wynne from Paull & Scollard Corowa, Adrian sold 96 new season lambs for $145.60.

Corowa Market held on Monday, August 14 with 10,840 lambs yarded and increase of 4,907 from previous week, 4070 sheep yarded an increase of 1704.

Lamb numbers lifted and the quality remains good.

New season lamb numbers improved to 5,398 with most weighing 20-24kg.

Old lambs were still well supplied and consisted mainly of trade and heavy weights with a small run of extra heavy weights.

Merino lambs were back in volume.

The market was cheaper with a larger offering.

There was a larger group of domestic buyers operating while exporters were selective on the heavier weights.

New season trade lambs fell $12 to $16 selling from $115 to $144/head.

Heavy weights lost up to $18 to receive $144 to $169/head.

Carcase prices ranged from 570c for the heavy weights to 615c/kg cwt on average for the trade weights.

Old trade weights were $16to $18 cheaper selling from $108 to $134 and heavy old lambs made from $128 to $165 with extra heavy weights reaching $170/head.

Carcase prices averaged between 530 and 570c/kg cwt.

Merino lambs were not as effected and sold from $108 to $137/head.

Mutton numbers lifted and the quality remained good with plenty of well covered sheep offered.

Prices eased $10 to $15/head most affected were the heavier sheep.

Medium weight ewes sold from $81 to $117/head.

Heavy crossbred ewes reached $120 and long skinned merinos $125/head.

Most carcase prices averaged between 380c to 400c/kg cwt.

Corowa Top Results

New Season Lambs

25 KR & T Williams Rand $169

27 RW Schroeter Walla Walla $166

54 R T Hooper Laceby $153

71 CW & WJ Bourke Nathalia $152

12 J & J Dehenin Talgarno $151

64 P & E Curran Rutherglen $149

57 AH Odewahn Walla Walla $148

46 IV, MV & M Wilson Gerogery $148

80 Lilow Past Co Jindera $148

26 JL & LM Burns Burrumbuttock $147

73 KC &FF Lavis Hopefield $147

64 S Hooper Goorambat $146

58 D & J Underwood Coreen $146

54 KW & IM Thomas Walla Walla $146

96 NG Everitt & Co Balldale $145.60

Old Lambs

54 GJ Hore Wymah $170

63 WM Ridley Rennie $165

79 Hamdorf Burrumbuttock $164.60

35 AP & RB O’Keefe Culcairn $161

91 Merrylees Carrathool $153

62 VC & NM Kelly Bundalong $146

66 WA Hicks P/L Lowesdale $144

53 N J Amery Norong $144.60

XBred Ewes

82 Vale Clare Boorhaman $120

99 D Steinfort Katunga $110

102 Viewbank Bungeet $108

33 D & K Mills Corowa $106.20

Merino Ewes

68 Majuba Hill P/Co Rand $125.20

76 WJ Browning Yarrawonga $114

17 M Duffy Thoona $112

59 J Schneider Rutherglen $110

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