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Corowa Market Report

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September 20, 2017

Roy Monte from Landmark Corowa with John Buckingham from "Norong" who sold 85 new seasons lambs to $162.

Corowa Market held on Monday, September 18 with 9,199 lambs yarded, a decrease of 1,205 from previous week and 4,993 sheep yarded, a decrease of 63.

Lamb numbers eased to 9,200 and included 7,593 new season lambs.

The quality was good on most of the new season lambs but there were a few just starting to turn dry in the skin and there were a few more light store lambs offered.

Old lambs were mixed and in fewer numbers.

There were several pens of new season merino lambs and some old lambs with plenty of weight.

The market was dearer.

New season lambs to restockers sold between $79 and $126/head.

The medium and heavy trade weights were $3 to $4 dearer on average and ranged from $122 to $156/head.

Heavy new season lambs lifted $2 to $5 selling from $151 to $176 with a pen of extra heavy lambs reaching $190/head.

Carcass prices averaged between 590c and 630c/kg.

Merino new season lambs $136 to $150/head for the heavier weights.

Old trades lifted $2 to $4 and sold from $118 to $136/head.

Heavy old lambs received $130 to $155 and merino lambs topped at $166/head.

Mutton numbers remained steady and the quality was quite good.

Prices lifted $3 to $7 on the light and medium weight sheep while heavy sheep were $1 to $2/head dearer on weight.

Medium weight ewes sold from $82 to $112/head.

Heavy crossbred ewes sold from $101 to $120/head.

Heavy merinos with a long skin sold to $131/head.

Carcass prices ranged between 410c and ewes sold from $101 to $120/head.

Heavy merinos with a long skin sold to $131/head.

Carcass prices ranged between 410c and 440c/kg.

Corowa Top Results

New Season Lambs

127 Sowden Inv Jindera $190

51 N Derrick Thoona $176.20

37 MD Skenan Corowa $175

90 ARD & CM Ferguson Mulwala $165

38 A Morant Tallangatta $165

47 JJ & M Buckingham Rutherglen $162

12 Aust Wollongong Oaklands $161.20

60 N & R Gillespie Shepparton $161

46 BI & JL Clarke Thoona $161

28 AJ Smith Byawatha $160.20

108 BT & GA O’Keefe Culcairn $160

82 Springpark Ag Table Top $160

36 W Sutherland Wymah $159.20

90 DJ & SL Godde Culcairn $158

Old Lambs

33 J & R Merrylee’s Carrathool $166

17 C Tripp Yarrawonga $165.20

81 J Ley Tallangatta $153

36 GL Hooper Benalla $149

30 R, E & D Hooper Goorambat $144

11 W & D Ferguson Rennie $140

XBred Ewes

14 G Habech Chiltern $120

14 K & G Vincent Byawatha $120

27 Waldeck Henty $118

107 Yarrimbah P/L Burrumbuttock $116.60

52 A & D Muller Lurg $116

Merino Ewes

156 J & D Ford Yarrawonga $131

34 B & J Schmidt Corowa $120

65 D Cooper Yarrawonga $118.80

153 Brookvale Jerilderie $118

29 Majuba Hill Rand $118

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