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Corowa Market Report

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August 23, 2017

Corowa Market held on Monday, August 21 with 7,278 lambs yarded a decrease of 3,562 from previous week, 2,777 sheep yarded a decrease of 1,293.

Lamb numbers eased and the quality was plainer after 40mm plus of rain in the supply area.
New season lambs numbers improved and there was a good run of trade weights and more heavy lambs offered.
A few extra light weight store lambs were also offered.
Old lamb quality was mixed with fewer heavy weights and plenty of trades and secondary lambs.
Merino lambs were well back in volume.
The market was dearer and buyers were after heavier weights.
New season lambs were $5 to $6 dearer on the trade weights which ranged from $122 to $154/head.
Heavy lambs gained up to $15 selling from $156 to $172 and extra heavy lambs sold between $172 and $177/head.
Carcass prices ranged from 640c to 66c/kg cwt.
Old lambs were $9 to $15 dearer again, the heavier lambs having the largest increase.
Trade weights ranged from $119 to $148/head.
Heavy old lambs $146 to $166 and extra heavy lambs reached $186/head.
Most averaged between 610c and 640c/kg.
Merino lambs sold between $116 and $135/head.
Hoggets made to $140/head.
Mutton numbers eased and mostly medium and heavy ewes were penned.
Most sold from $4 to $8/head dearer.
Medium weight ewes ranged from $85 to $102/head.
Heavy crossbred ewes sold from $105 to $135/head.
Most averaged 400c to 435c/kg.

Corowa Top Results
New Season Lambs
33    Watch Hill    Goorambat    $177.20
52    Calthorpe Ag    Brocklesby    $177
37    HR & GD Lieschke    Walla Walla    $175
85    M & D I’Anson    Burrumbuttock    $172
64    R & B Wilson    Corowa    $172
66    NG Everitt & Co    Balldale    $171
124    Karingal Farm    Youanmite    $170
35    RT & CA Cavanagh    Mulwala    $170
20    D & N Coyle    Barnawartha    $170
67    Oragalo P/L    Oaklands    $167
43    Schoen Past Co     Corowa    $164
29    BC Just    Howlong    $161
44    L & T Burns    Burrumbuttock    $160.25
100    ARD & CM Ferguson    Mulwala    $160
Old Lambs
120    RJ Lubke    Jindera    $185
26    J & M Bennett    Barooga    $179
51    Warmatta P/L    Savernake    $178
15    Ferndale Stud    Walla Walla    $175
29    HR & GD Lieschke    Walla Walla    $168.20
32    S Black    Tallangatta    $166.20
27    Avaland Past    Walla Walla    $166.20
62    NR McKenzie & Son    Coreen    $166
XBred Ewes
95    Conroy    Howlong    $134
55    JT & LC Scholz    Howlong    $132
14    Ferndale Stud    Walla Walla    $132
44    ARD & CM Ferguson    Mulwala    $130
127    BJ Demeo    Berrigan    $128
Merino Ewes
113    Ringwood KW    Rennie    $115
64    JL & CM Buchanan    Coleambally    $115
86    Kentucky P/L    Corowa    $112

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